When was the first Nerf ball invented?

Answer The original Nerf ball was invented and presented to Parker Brothers in 1969. Parker Brothers began selling the ball in 1970, marketing it as a ball that wouldn't anger parents or break furniture w... Read More »

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Who invented the Nerf ball?

According to "Sports Illustrated," Reynolds Guyer invented the Nerf ball in 1969, while trying to create a caveman game with foam rocks. He started throwing the rocks, which he then carved into a b... Read More »

When the sport of basketball was first invented what kind of ball was used?

Dr. James Naismith invented basketball so that his students at the YMCA Training School would have a sport to play in the cold winters of Massachusetts. Players used two peach baskets and a soccer... Read More »

Who invented the first bouncy ball?

A California chemist named Norman Stingley invented the first bouncy ball in 1965. Stingley made the bouncy ball by compressing scraps of synthetic rubber under 3,500 pounds of pressure per square ... Read More »

When was the ball point pen invented?

In 1888, the first ballpoint pen with a reservoir of ink and a roller ball tip was invented by American John Loud, a leather tanner. His invention was patented, however, never used or produced. In... Read More »