The Smiley Face
In 1964, the
smiley face was made for an insurance company. The company was
one of Harvey Ball's clients. They wanted an icon that would motivate
workers to smile, or be cheerful while working hard.
made the smiley face in only 10 min. It is funny because he made
it and had no clue that it would be a huge hit through out the world.
The profit made from the original smiley face was only forty five
dollars. That money was the only money Harvey ever made off his famous