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Valentino: A pink powder puff or a man?

BoxingRudolph Valentino
FLASHBACK: 1926 Rudolph Valentino's smoldering eyes and graceful moves made him Hollywood's first superstar sex symbol before his Aug. 24, 1926, death from peritonitis at age 31 sealed his immortality. But the Italian native's European, slightly androgynous appeal was lost on the Tribune, which... Tribune archive photo
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