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11/02/1936 American actor Burt Reynolds is born

Burt Reynolds first rose to prominence starring in television series such as Gunsmoke and Dan August. His breakout film role was as Lewis Medlock in Deliverance. Reynolds played the leading role in The Longest Yard, Smokey and the Bandit, Semi-Tough, Hooper and The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas.


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