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Top Ad Campaigns of the 20th Century

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5. McDonald's "You Deserve a Break Today"

Year: 1971
Agency: Needham, Harper & Steers

Ronald McDonald, the true icon of the McDonald's brand, hasn't been in every single ad campaign. The fast-food chain turned its attention to busy consumers in this 1971 campaign, focusing on the ease with which a McDonald's meal could be obtained.

Video: A commercial from the 1970s

Source: AdAge.com