Remembering Iconic Actress Farrah Fawcett in Footage


Recognized for her roles in Charlie’s Angels, The Burning Mattress, and way more, Farrah Fawcett died June 25, 2009, after a brave and really public three-year battle with most cancers. 

Fawcett got here a great distance from her Corpus Christi, Texas roots. She began out appearing in commercials (she was best-known because the Wella Balsam woman). From there, her reputation soared after she was named to the solid of Charlie’s Angels and the poster of her in a pink bathing go well with hit newsstands. The poster bought a document quantity of copies—over 12 million.

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Farrah Fawcett: A Life in Images

Farah Fawcett

Farah Fawcett was recognized for her signature bouncy blonde coiffure with curvy, face-framing bangs. On this publicity picture from January 1975 she’s pictured exterior in an outfit typical of the instances—a cute peasant shirt, dainty floral necklace, and blue denims.

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"Charlie's Angels"

Scene from Charlie's Angels

Earlier than there was “The Rachel,” there was “The Farrah.” Fawcett’s winged hair turned a phenomenon that impressed copycats all through the Nineteen Seventies and ’80s. Fawcett was well-known for her position as Jill Munroe within the TV collection Charlie’s Angels. However her tenure with the present lasted solely a 12 months.

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Worldwide Superstar

Actress Farrah Fawcett attends October 10, 2000 the Premiere of 'Dr. T & the Women' at The Ziegfield Theatre in New York City

Farrah Fawcett went on to star in quite a few tv exhibits and films.

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Fawcett's Private Life

Circa 1980's Farrah Fawcett and Ryan O''Neil

Farrah Fawcett was married to actor Lee Majors from 1973 to 1982. After 1982, Fawcett was romantically concerned with actor Ryan O’Neal, and so they had a son, Redmond O’Neal.

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Farah and Ryan

Farrah Fawcett and Ryan O'Neal

The couple is pictured right here at an occasion in New York Metropolis within the early Eighties.

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The Well-known 'Playboy' Shoot

1978 Cover of Playboy with Farrah Fawcett.

Farrah Fawcett refused to pose nude all through the Nineteen Seventies and Eighties, so she brought about a significant stir when she appeared within the buff within the December 1995 difficulty of Playboy. The problem went on to turn into a bestseller of the Nineteen Nineties, with greater than 4 million copies bought worldwide.

When she was 50, Fawcett posed for the July 1997 Playboy. It additionally turned a bestseller.

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Lifelong Glamour

Farrah Fawcett in 2004

Fawcett continued to rock variations of her signature coiffure properly into the ’00s. Right here she is in a classy curly ponytail and pink lipstick at an occasion in 2004.

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Most cancers Prognosis

Actress Farrah Fawcett arrives at the premiere of Paramounts' 'The Manchurian Candidate' at the Samual Goldwyn Theater on July 22, 2004 in Beverly Hills, California

On October 4, 2006, it was reported that Farrah Fawcett was affected by anal most cancers and was present process remedy, together with chemotherapy and surgical procedure.

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Most cancers Returns

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The most cancers reportedly went into remission, however on Could 17, 2007, it was reported to be again. Apparently, it had metastasized to her liver.

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Her Legacy Lives On

Farrah Fawcett

All these years later, Farrah Fawcett continues to be an icon and a logo of Nineteen Seventies, all-American glamour.

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