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#623 Mike Tyson / Julia Davis – 30 June 1966

Mike Tyson Michael Gerard “Mike” Tyson (born June 30, 1966) is a retired American professional boxer. Tyson is a former undisputed heavyweight champion of the world and holds the record as the youngest boxer to win the WBC, WBA and IBF heavyweight titles at 20 years, 4 months, and 22 days … Continue reading

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#593 J.D. Salinger / Rocky Graziano / Carole Landis – 1 January 1919

J. D. Salinger Jerome David Salinger (January 1, 1919 – January 27, 2010) was an American writer. His most notable work is the 1951 novel Catcher In The Rye. Rocky Graziano Thomas Rocco Barbella (January 1, 1919 – May 22, 1990), better known as Rocky … Continue reading

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#475 Nigel Rees / Whitfield Diffie / Chris Finnegan – 05 June 1944

Nigel Rees Nigel Rees (born 5 June 1944 near Liverpool) is an English author and presenter, best known for devising and hosting the Radio 4 long running panel game Quote… Unquote (since 1976) and as the author of more than fifty books – reference, humour and fiction. … Continue reading

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#318 Rocky Marciano / Lord Thomson of Fleet – 01 September 1923

Rocky Marciano Rocky Marciano (September 1, 1923 – August 31, 1969), born Rocco Francis Marchegiano, was an Italian-American boxer and the heavyweight champion of the world from September 23, 1952, to April 27, 1956. When he retired he became the only heavyweight … Continue reading

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#293 Nicolas Roeg / Nosher Powell – 15 August 1928

Nicolas Roeg Nicolas Jack Roeg CBE, BSC (born 15 August 1928 in London) is an English film director and cinematographer. Contributing to the visual look of Lawrence of Arabia and Roger Corman’s The Masque of the Red Death, and co-directing Performance, he would later become the guiding force … Continue reading

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#172 Sugar Ray Leonard / Sue Carpenter – 17 May 1956

Sugar Ray Leonard Sugar Ray Leonard (born May 17, 1956) is an American retired professional boxer. He was named Ray Charles Leonard, after his mother’s favorite singer, Ray Charles. Leonard was the first boxer to earn more than $100 million in purses, and … Continue reading

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#154 Frankie Valli / Henry Cooper – 03 May 1934

Frankie Valli Frankie Valli (born Francis Stephen Castelluccio, May 3, 1934, First Ward, Newark, New Jersey) is an American musician, most famous as frontman of The Four Seasons. He is well-known for his unusually powerful falsetto singing voice. Henry Cooper Sir Henry Cooper OBE … Continue reading

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#91 Joe Bugner / William H. Macy – 13 March 1950

Joe Bugner József Kreul “Joe” Bugner (born 13 March 1950) is a Hungarian-born British former heavyweight boxer. He holds triple nationality, being a citizen of Hungary and a naturalized citizen of both Australia and the United Kingdom. He was ranked among the world’s top ten heavyweights during the 1970s, fighting … Continue reading

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#11 Linda Lovelace / George Foreman – 10 January 1949

Linda Lovelace Linda Susan Boreman (January 10, 1949 – April 22, 2002), better known by her stage name Linda Lovelace, was an American pornographic actress who was famous for her performance of deep throat fellatio in the enormously successful 1972 hardcore porn film Deep … Continue reading

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