Vale Jens Nygaard Knudsen, 25 Jan 1942 – 19 Feb 2020. Designer of the Minifgure.

This weekend, we received news that Jens N. Knudsen passed away. Jens was a designer at the LEGO Group between 1968 and 2000, and was responsible for the design of the LEGO Minifigure. His name is there, on the patent document, next to Gødtfred Christiansen. After the successful introduction of the minifigure, he was made Chief Designer.

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