DEATH / OBITUARIES :Family and friends are mourning the death of Jens Nygaard Knudsen who recently passed away.
We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media.
Extremely sad news : Jens Nygaard Knudsen (the orginal creator of the #LEGO Minifigure) passed away this week! While I never met Jens, what he created played such a huge part of my childhood as well as for many other millions of kids around the world. 1/2 pic.twitter.com/xAUJUUpBg3