Frank Hornby

Frank Hornby

Name Frank Hornby
Profession Entrepreneur
Date of Birth 1970-01-01
Place of Birth England
Age 73 yrs
Death Date 1936-09-21
Birth Sign Taurus

About Frank Hornby

With no formal engineering training, he devised three of the most popular toys in Britain: Meccano, Dinky Toys, and Hornby Model Railways.

Early Life Experience of Frank Hornby

He left school at age of 15 to work as a cashier.

Trivia Info

He debuted Meccano Magazine in 1916.

Family Life and Relationship

He married schoolteacher Clara Walker Godefroy in 1887, and the couple had two sons.

Close Associates

He and Johnny Gruelle were both famous toymakers. Gruelle came out with a series of dolls.

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