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Hollywood Walk of Fame

Next star: LAPD
Previous star: The Beatles


The Four Silver Ladies Gazebo marks the start/stop of the Walk of Fame

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The Hollywood Walk of Fame star designates the start and the end of the walk that serves as an entertainment hall of fame. It is embedded with thousands of five-pointed stars featuring the names of not only human celebrities but also fictional characters honored by the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce for their contributions to the entertainment industry. The Walk of Fame is maintained by the self-financing Hollywood Historic Trust.

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Read more about Hollywood Walk of Fame at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

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Yahoo Entertainment, 2015-02-27 19:28:58
Actor Leonard Nimoy, who won fans worldwide for his generations-spanning role as the pointy-eared half-human half-Vulcan Mr Spock in the "Star Trek" television and film franchise, died Friday at age 83. Nimoy, who suffered from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, died at his home in Los Angeles.

Holland-Dozier-Holland Receive a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame
Variety, 2015-02-13 19:00:19
Songwriters, like writers of all stripes, are often prone to finding themselves left out of the spotlight. But for a select few, their names became a de facto seal of approval, a little parenthetical trademark on the middle of the record that lets listeners know they’re in for something good: ...

Dick Gregory Receives a Star on the Walk of Fame
Variety, 2015-02-02 19:00:14
It was more than half a century ago that Dick Gregory became the Jackie Robinson of stand-up comedy, arguably the first black comic to break through to the white American mainstream. Yet he’s only receiving a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Feb. 2. Ask him why it ...

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