Stanley Weston

  • Born: April 1, 1933
  • Died: May 1, 2017
  • Location: Los Angeles, California

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Stanley Weston, the licensing pioneer who conceived of a male military action figure that later was sold as the Hasbro "G.I. Joe" doll, died Monday, May 1, 2017, in Los Angeles, according to multiple news sources. He was 84.

Licensing pioneer was called the Father of the G.I. Joe action figure...

Stanley Weston, the licensing pioneer who helped conceive the military action figure that later was sold as the Hasbro "G.I. Joe" doll, died Monday, May 1, 2017, in Los Angeles, according to multiple news sources. For full obituary and coverage from Legacy.com, click here.