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Mr. Potato Head is a toy that was invented by George Lerner in 1949. It was first manufactured and distributed by Hasbro in 1952. It contained a kit of plastic parts that had to be attached to an actual potato. The concept of actual fruits and vegetables garnered criticism so Hasbro began supplying plastic potato along with each kit in 1964. It was the first toy that was advertised on television