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David Byrne

David Byrne is a New York-based musician and visual artist who made his name as a rock star, fronting for the avant-garde pop band Talking Heads from 1976 to 1988. …..

Robert Pirsig

Robert Pirsig wrote the 1974 philosophical memoir Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance — a surprise best-seller that has sold millions of copies in the decades since its publication. The …..

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David Prowse

Tall and broad-shouldered, David Prowse played the menacing villain Darth Vader in the 1977 film Star Wars. The film was a hit and Vader became David Prowse’s signature role, one …..

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Darth Vader

The smashing success of the 1977 film Star Wars made Darth Vader the biggest movie villain since Dracula. Vader’s signature black helmet, echo-box breathing and portent-of-doom musical theme all became pop …..

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Diane Sawyer

Diane Sawyer anchored ABC’s World News Tonight and was previously the longtime host of the network’s morning show Good Morning America. A graduate of Wellesley College (1967), Sawyer got her …..

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