Don Featherstone net worth & biography:
Don Featherstone net worth: He was best known for being the inventor of the Plastic Pink Flamingo. He kept 57 plastic flamingos on his front yard in Fitchburg, MA. He graduated from Worcester Art Museum’s art school and began designing 3D creatures for Union Products. The very first pink flamingo went on sale in 1958. Featherstone was given the Ig Nobel Art Prize in 1996 and retired in 2000. His flamingo was based on photographs of actual flamingos in National Geographic as he was unable to make use of actual flamingos as models. Don and his wife Nancy were known for dressing equally for more than 35 years. Don Featherstone passed away on June 22, 2015 at 79 years old from Lewy body disease that is a type of dementia.