The Monopoly man is named Rich Uncle Pennybags, or Milburn Pennybags, according to CNN Living. The names of the other characters in the game are Jake the Jailbird and Officer Edgar Mallory.
As of 2010, Hasbro, the game's manufacturer, says that over 275 million units of Monopoly have been sold. The game is issued in 43 different languages and sold in 111 countries, and it is also available in specialty imprints that feature the logos of sports teams and car makers. Monopoly was first released in 1935 and was once used by the British Secret Service during the Second World War.