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Bettie Page: How One Woman Propelled Her To Stardom

Bettie Page has been a lasting icon for over half a century now, and for those who don’t know her name, her face and bikini body will likely still be familiar. The ’50s pinup model shot to fame in a decade of long skirts and buttoned-up blouses by baring her skin in a series of bathing suits and bikinis, which …

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Bunny Yeager: Famed Bettie Page Photographer Dies

With her blonde hair and good looks, it’s not at all surprising to find that Bunny Yeager was one of the most photographed models of the 1940s. Yeager wasn’t satisfied with simply being a pretty face; she decided she loved being behind the camera more than being in front of it. The model-turned-photographer is credited with helping to popularize the …

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Bettie Page Doc Coming To Theaters Next Month

Bettie Page became a sexual icon in the ’50s, and in the beginning, she was too busy having fun to notice. During the early years of her modeling days, she created her own classic image–blunt bangs, red lips, cat eyes, a mischievous twinkle in her eyes–and followed it to success, including a turn in Playboy Magazine. But some of the …

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