Who invented the yo-yo?

  • Pedro Flores correct

    To the doll, the yo-yo is considered the second oldest toy in history. In modern times, the person most associated with the yo-yo’s invention is Pedro Flores, a Filipino immigrant who resided in Santa Monica, California. In the 1920’s starting Flores Yo-Yo Company, Flores is the first person to manufacture yoyos and is credited with starting the yo-yo craze. He later sold it to Donald Duncan.

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