OREANDA-NEWS The Barbie doll collection will be replenished with a model, the prototype of which was Samantha Cristoforetti - the first woman astronaut from Italy and the first Italian to visit the ISS. 

The creators of the model hope that the doll will become an example for imitation and will allow to bring up a whole generation of space explorers. The first Barbie was released in 1959, so far she has “tried” 200 professions - from teacher to politician. 

In 2018, the average selling price of a Barbie doll through Avito was 1,524 rubles. March 9 Barbie doll celebrated its 60th anniversary.