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Old 12-18-2013, 04:44 AM   #1 (permalink)
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A little quiz for you.

Tomorrow (19th) is the birthday of one of the most iconic singers of all time. Born on the pavement in Paris, named after a nurse, was actually blind through an illness between the ages of 3 and 7, this world famous artistes songs are still used today in popular culture.

This icon has had films and books dedicated in honour, died at the age of 47.

Who is this singer?
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Old 12-18-2013, 05:59 AM   #2 (permalink)
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hmm elvis or hendrix
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Old 12-18-2013, 07:18 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Yeah, no. They're both American, lol. It's Edith Piaf.
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Old 12-19-2013, 01:08 AM   #4 (permalink)
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Correct. The amazing Edith Piaf.
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Old 12-19-2013, 01:22 AM   #5 (permalink)
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I thought for sure it was gonna be Michael Lookinland

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Old 12-20-2013, 10:13 PM   #6 (permalink)
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I coulda been blind. But I ain't. Cool, huh?
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Old 12-22-2013, 07:27 PM   #7 (permalink)
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I wasn't born with leprosy either. Or shingles. Phew.

Sadly I was born a dickhead and it's incurable.
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