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I came from Brooklyn and was one of the first women to attend Harvard Law School. I was the second woman to be appointed to the Supreme Court and am now the Court ... ?s oldest member. Who am I ... ? [Ruth Bader G-------]
Answer : Ruth Bader Ginsberg
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Most people think Hollywood when they hear her name, but she was born in New York City. Her grandfather was a famous hotel magnate, and despite the name of the reality show that she starred in, she has not had a Simple Life. Who is she ... ? [----- ------]
Answer : Paris Hilton
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I am a rap star who made it big in 2003 with my album Get Rich or Die Tryin, with sales of over 15 million copies worldwide. I chose my nickname when I was growing up in Queens because I thought it represented change to the person I want to be. Who am I ... ? [-- ----]
Answer : 50 Cent
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Which Italian-American actress from New York won an Academy Award for the role of Mona Lisa in the comedy My Cousin Vinny in 1992 ... ? [M----- T----]
Answer : Marisa Tomei
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The man often referred to as the father of the atomic bomb was fathered in New York City in 1904. Who was he ... ? [Robert O----------]
Answer : Robert Oppenheimer
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I came from Manhattan and became one of the most famous film directors of all time. I directed classic movies like Spartacus, 2001: A Space Odyssey and Full Metal Jacket. Who am I ... ? [S------ K------]
Answer : Stanley Kubrick
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I was born in the Bronx and became of the biggest musicians of the 1980s. My first #1 album was about 52d Street in New York, and Christie Brinkley was my Uptown Girl. Who am I ... ? [----- ----]
Answer : Billy Joel
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Recent years have been very good for Stefani Germanotta, 25, a singer/songwriter from New York City. America has gone gaga over her music. What is her stage name ... ? [---- G---]
Answer : Lady Gaga
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I left Italy with my family and came to New York at age 10, and grew up to become the godfather of organized crime in the US. Although some people might call me lucky, I was deported from the United States and died of a heart attack in Italy. Who was I ... ? [L---- L------]
Answer : Lucky Luciano
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This famous feminist politician from New York City was elected to Congress in 1970 after her famous campaign slogan This woman's place is in the House the House of Representatives. Who was she ... ? [Bella A----]
Answer : Bella Abzug

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