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How The Rubik’s Cube Became One Of The Bestselling Toys In History

Everyone knows Rubik’s Cube, but not everyone can solve it. The colorful brain teaser is one of the most popular toys of all time, and it dates back to the 1970s in Hungary. We spoke with the inventor of the cube, Erno Rubik, to find out how he came up with the idea.

About Rubik’s Cube

Where’s the Rubik’s Cube from? Who invented it? Looking for more info on the Rubik’s Cube? You’ve come to the right place! 

The Rubik’s Cube was invented in 1974 by Ernõ Rubik, a Hungarian architecture professor. Rubik created the Cube as a learning exercise to teach his students about 3-dimensional spaces. Little did he know his “Magic Cube” (as he originally named it) would become one of the world’s most famous puzzles of all time!

By the 1980s, the Rubik’s Cube was a worldwide craze selling millions of Cubes every year and cementing its legacy into pop culture. Featured in The Simpsons, The Big Bang Theory, a Spice Girls music video, and major Hollywood movies, the popularity of the Rubik’s Cube continued to grow around the world.

Today, the Rubik’s Cube is revered as one of the most beloved toys of all time. Each year millions of Cubes are sold, solved, and shared among friends, families, and puzzle seekers alike. So, join the Cube community and become a part of history! To learn more go to the link below: ℗ is your source to learn about the broad and beautiful spectrum of our shared History.