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1. Nominated for an Academy Award for the movie "I Remember Mama", this Barbara was best remembered for playing the matriarch of television's Ewing family.
2. This Senator authored a bill to repeal President Clinton's "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" armed forces policy. When she was elected in 1992, it marked the first time in U.S. history that a state was represented by two female senators at the same time.
3. Barbara Bush, wife of President George Bush and mother of President George W. Bush, once said "War is not nice." What was Barbara Bush's maiden name?
4. Barbara Bach had a fairly satisfying acting career, but her biggest claim to fame was her marriage to ex-Beatle Ringo Starr. They met on the set of what movie?
5. Barbara Feldon was famous for her role on the television show "Get Smart", where she played "Agent 99". She also appeared on the quiz show "The $64,000 Question" where she won $64,000 in the following category:
6. Although NBC's "No Navel Edict" kept Barbara Eden from showing her belly button during most of the television series "I Dream of Jeannie", producers were allowed (and did) show her navel in the final episode.
7. Barbara Stanwyck enjoyed a long and fruitful acting career, including TV shows ("The Big Valley"), TV Mini-series ("The Thorn Birds") and movies ("Stella Dallas"). Her real name was:
8. This famous author started out as a serious journalist and news reporter in London, and moved on to writing children's books and decorating guides. She now sticks to writing romance novels, 18 of which have appeared on the New York Times Bestseller list.
9. News professional Barbara Walters was recently inducted into the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences' Hall of Fame, celebrating a life of news reporting from "The Today Show" to the "ABC Evening News". During the 1970s, she was parodied on the television show "Saturday Night Live" by which actress?
10. Barbara Mandrell had several top country hits, including "Sleeping Single in a Double Bed" and "One of a Kind, Pair of Fools". In 1980, she hosted a television show called "Barbara Mandrell and the Mandrell Sisters". The two Mandrell sisters who co-hosted the program were:
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