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The Teddy Bear.

From a Red Ryder BB gun to Beanie Babies to a Nintendo Wii, history has shown that the most popular toy was the only toy to give your kids on Christmas.

With timelessness, fun and imagination, these toys have proven that there isn't a Christmas unless there's a hot toy on sale. Let's take a walk down Christmas toy memory lane decade-by-decade all the way back from the 1910s to now.

Check out the list of the best toys.

Also, check out 20 of the hottest toys from the 2014 Christmas season.