STRONGIN--Ned. Co-Inventor of Connect Four died on April 9, 2011 at almost 92. He was a renowned independent toy designer, who worked with all of the major Toy Companies over several decades. Though Connect Four remains his biggest success, he was involved in designing many other items, including Weebles ("Wobble But They Don't Fall Down"). He was a great businessman, husband, father and grandfather.
Published in New York Times on Apr. 18, 2011.