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Film Actress, Theater Actress, Television Actress, Comedian, Television Personality / 1949 -
Emmy-award winning television and film actress Shelley Long played Diane Chambers on the TV sitcom Cheers and was Carol Brady in The Brady Bunch: The Movie.
Film Actress, Television Actress, Entrepreneur, Model, Television Personality / 1966 -Super model Cindy Crawford rose to fame with her athletic build and all-American looks. She signed multi-million dollar endorsements with Revlon and Pepsi.
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profile name: Ann-Margret profile occupation: Film Actress, Television Actress, Dancer, Singer
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profile name: Stephen Colbert profile occupation: Comedian, Talk Show Host
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profile name: Cindy Crawford profile occupation: Film Actress, Television Actress, Entrepreneur, Model, Television Personality
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profile name: Shelley Long profile occupation: Film Actress, Theater Actress, Television Actress, Comedian, Television Personality
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profile name: Ralph Bunche profile occupation: Diplomat
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