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Celebrity Profile – Sir Steve Redgrave

Celebrity Profile – Sir Steve Redgrave Born: 1962 Significant Work: Won five consecutive gold Olympic medals from 1984 to 2000, three gold medals at the Commonwealth Games and nine gold medals at the World Rowing Championships. Disability: Dyslexia, Colitis and Diabetes Steve Redgrave found school hard due to his Dyslexia

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Celebrity Profile – Stephen Fry

Celebrity Profile – Stephen Fry Born: 1957 Profession: Comedian, actor and writer Significant Work: A Bit of Fry and Laurie, Blackadder (various series), the Harry Potter films, The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy and Q.I Disability: Bipolar disorder In 1995 Stephen Fry walked out of a West End play he

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Celebrity Profile – Sir Terry Pratchett

Celebrity Profile – Sir Terry Pratchett Born: 1948 Significant Work: Discworld novels Disability: Alzheimer’s Sir Terry Pratchett has sold over 55 million books world wide. He has recently received a knighthood, in1998 he received an OBE for services to literature and he has received 6 honorary doctorates from a verity

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Celebrity Profile – Rick Allen

Celebrity Profile – Rick Allen Born: 1963 Significant Work: Drummer with Def Leppard whose hits include ‘Pour Some Sugar on Me’ and ‘Hysteria’ . Disability: Amputee Allen had been a member of Def Leppard since the age of 15 and when he was 16 he dropped out of school to

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Celebrity Profile – Pip Brown (LadyHawke)

Celebrity Profile – Pip Brown (LadyHawke) Born: 1981 Profession: Musician Significant Work: Paris is Burning Disability: Asperger’s Syndrome In a recent interview with the BBC, when questioned about how it is to have Asperger’s Syndrome in the music industry Pip said that: “I don’t really have anything else to compare

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