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Hugh Hefner

Playboy Founder & Businessman Hugh Hefner
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Profession: Playboy Founder & Businessman

United States of America

Why Famous: American adult magazine publisher, businessman, and founder of Playboy Enterprises.

Known as a notorious playboy Hefner has had countless young girlfriends and a number of wives over the years.

He also starred in the several TV shows, the latest being the reality TV series "The Girls Next Door."

Born: April 9, 1926
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, USA

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Aries

Died: September 27, 2017 (aged 91)
Cause of Death: Natural causes

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Married Life

  • 1989-07-01 Playboy founder Hugh Hefner weds playmate Kimberly Conrad
  • 2012-12-31 Playboy founder Hugh Hefner (86) weds glamour model Crystal Harris (26) at the Playboy Mansion in Los Angeles

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