Top Halloween Costumes: 1983-2019


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Spirit Halloween, the largest Halloween store franchise in the nation, has shared the top costumes by sales from 1983 to 2019. Growing up, did you dress like any of these characters or people (some considered insensitive)?


THE 1980s


1983: Princess Leia
1984: Freddy Krueger
1985: Hulk Hogan
1986: Care Bears
1987: Where’s Waldo?
1988: Elvira
1989: Batman


THE 1990s


1990: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
1991: The Terminator
1992: Catwoman
1993: Barney
1994: Power Rangers
1995: Star Trek
1996: Scream
1997: Batman and Robin
1998: South Park
1999: The Matrix


THE 2000s


2000: Austin Powers
2001: SNL Spartan Cheerleaders
2002: Spider-Man
2003: Pirates
2004: Spongebob Squarepants
2005: Star Wars
2006: Barack Obama
2007: Spider-Man
2008: The Joker
2009: Vampires


THE 2010s


2010: Lady Gaga
2011: Snooki and The Situation
2012: The Avengers
2013: Twerkin Teddy
2014: Frozen
2015: Caitlyn Jenner
2016: Donald Trump
2017: Hocus Pocus
2018: Fortnite
2019: Fortnite


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