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PHOTOS: Famous people named George

PHOTOS: Famous people named George

Some of history's most famous men carry the name "George." Photo: Associated Press

George Washington
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George Bush, George W. Bush
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George Harrison
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George Lucas
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George Patton
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George Jones
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Boy George
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George Takei
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BONUS: George “Babe” Herman Ruth
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