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Happy Birthday, James Dean

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This Saturday marks what would have been the 83rd birthday of Hollywood's favorite rebel, James Dean, who was born on February 8, 1931. We remember his legacy with a collection of interviews and tributes.

This Saturday marks what would have been the 83rd birthday of Hollywood's favorite rebel, James Dean, who was born on February 8, 1931. We remember his legacy with a collection of interviews and tributes.
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Palo Alto, CA

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This Saturday marks what would have been the 83rd birthday of Hollywood's favorite rebel, James Dean, who was born on February 8, 1931. We remember his legacy with a collection of interviews and tributes.

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English


Episodes

Icon of Light and Speed: A Documentary

2/6/2014
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This documentary was produced in 1991 - the year that James Dean would have turned 50. (Radio National, 9/10/2011)

Duration: 00:05:00


James Franco On 'Rebel Without a Cause'

2/6/2014
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Actor James Franco weighs in on James Dean's signature film, on which his art show, “Rebel Without a Cause”, is based. The multimedia exhibition displayed in May 2012 at The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles. (Patt Morrison, KPCC, 5/14/2012)

Duration: 00:05:00


Remembering James Dean: 50th Anniversary

2/6/2014
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NPR looks back on the 50th anniversary of James Dean's death. (Day to Day, NPR, 9/30/2005)

Duration: 00:05:00


'James Dean Died Here'

2/5/2014
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Chris Epting's road trip guidebook, James Dean Died Here, covers a range of historic - and largely offbeat - American landmarks, including the spot where Dean perished in a car accident. (All Things Considered, 6/14/2003)

Duration: 00:05:00