Is LEGO A Finnish?

1934: The company name Lego is coined by Christiansen from the Danish phrase leg godt, meaning “play well”. … 1937: Godtfred Kirk Christiansen starts creating models.

Is LEGO A Scandinavian?

The Lego Group began in the carpentry workshop of Ole Kirk Christiansen in Billund, Denmark. In 1916, Kristiansen purchased a woodworking shop in Billund, which had been in business since 1895.

Did LEGO start in Sweden?

In 1959 the LEGO Group decides to set up its own sales company in Sweden, Svenska LEGO AB, under the leadership of Bror Åsberg. The LEGO Group knows Bror Åsberg well. He was general manager of Lundby Leksaksfabrik in 1955 and signed the business agreement on its behalf between the LEGO Group and the Lundby toy factory.

What is the most expensive LEGO set?

The 7 Most Expensive Lego Sets in the World

  • Top 7 Most Expensive Lego Sets in the World. …
  • Taj Mahal #10256 – $369.99. …
  • Roller Coaster #10261 – $379.99. …
  • Lamborghini Sián FKP 37 #42115 – $379.99. …
  • Diagon Alley #75978 – $399.99. …
  • Hogwarts Castle #71043 – $399.99. …
  • Liebherr R 9800 Excavator #42100 – $449.99.

Who owns LEGO now?

Can you buy stock in Lego?

The reason you can’t buy a piece of the Lego stock at Stockpile isn’t that we don’t carry it, it is that the stock isn’t for sale on the stock market. Lego® is a privately-owned, family-controlled business and they aim to keep it that way.

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