Photo Gallery Pedestrian Signals Around the World

Designed 50 years ago, the East German pedestrian signal has gained cult status, inspiring everything from keychains to T-shirts in its image. While the Ampelmann was the first such figure to wear a hat, other crosswalk figures from around the world also cut an interesting silhouette, ranging from the portly to the ponytailed.
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