1970-Jim Henson, the creator of the Muppets performed the Rubber Duckie song and revoulutionized rubber ducks forever. They wer considered symbols of american pop. To right, they are so cool!
1988-Australia had a big race for Australia Day with two Royal Australian Air Force cadets bought and numbered thousands of rubber ducks and then blew them down a huge pipe and then issued tickets. The event was a huge sucess.
1992-A boat carrying 29,000 ducks looses its cargo. The ducks then had an adventure all around the world! 10,000 duckies ended up in Alaska and some ended up all the way round the globe. Someone even had a job of finding them all. What a dream job for duck lovers!