Barbie's Australian ex-boyfriend, whom she dated in 2004 during her much-publicized "breakup" with Ken

Allan - Failure Museum


Released in 1964, Allan, was named after the son-in-law of Mattel co-founder Ruth Handler. He was marketed as Ken's best friend who could also fit into Ken's clothes

Earring Magic

Earring Magic Ken

In 1993, this model of the Ken doll was dressed in a lavender mesh shirt, purple pleather vest, a ring necklace, and an earring in his left ear. Mattel did a survey amongst girls who wanted Ken to be “cooler." Mattel took him off store shelves 6 w ...