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Tom Petty

Tom Petty was the front man and songwriter for Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, the rock band whose hits from the 1970s and 1980s included “Breakdown,” “Don’t Do Me Like That” and …..

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Bob Hope

Bob Hope was a triple-threat superstar of radio, film and television from the 1930s through the 1990s, with his popularity hitting its height during World War II and the early post-war …..

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Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino

Mike Sorrentino is one of the breakout stars of the 2009 TV show Jersey Shore. Known by his self-chosen nickname of “The Situation,” he’s famous for baring his belly as …..

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Octavia Butler

Octavia Butler was the science fiction author who wrote the novels Parable of the Talents, Kindred, and Fledgling. Octavia Butler grew up in California and started writing science fiction stories …..

Willie Brown

Willie Brown was the colorful and powerful mayor of San Francisco from 1996 to 2004. The job capped a political career which included 31 years for Brown in the California …..

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