"Hello Kitty was created with a life story. Her full name is Kitty White and she is a Scorpio who adores apple pie. But wait, there's more.

"She has a twin sister," Yano shared. "She's a perpetual third-grader. She lives outside of London. I could go on. A lot of people don't know the story and a lot don't care. But it's interesting because Hello Kitty emerged in the 1970s, when the Japanese and Japanese women were into Britain."

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