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Old June 6th, 2011, 06:59 AM   #1
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Walk of fames in your city

The Walk of Fame in Hollywood have influenced cities around the world to create their own version and dedicating it to the celebrities of their city / country's entertainment industry whether its in music, movies or television.

Lets see some Walk of fames!
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Old June 6th, 2011, 07:02 AM   #2
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In HK, we have Avenue of The Stars which is located at a promenade in Tsim Sha Tsui.







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Old June 12th, 2011, 10:16 AM   #3
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There's one in Toronto for famous Canadians. It's an interesting feature, but I find the actual plaques to be anything but glamourous. It doesn't help that the sidewalk they're located on looks like crap. Here's some famous Canucks getting theirs:

Pamela Anderson - Canadian Walk of Fame


http://www.canadaswalkoffame.com/fil...m_anderson.jpg

Jim Carrey


http://cache2.asset-cache.net/xc/509...6BF04B24B4128C

William Shatner


http://media.thestar.topscms.com/ima...0706b4afe.jpeg

Many passed away long before the Canadian Walk of Fame broke ground. Here's the plaque of that famous actress who co-founded United Artists with Charlie Chaplin:

Mary Pickford, 'America's Sweetheart'


http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedi...lk_of_Fame.jpg
http://www.media-courses.com/blog/wp...rd-197x300.jpg
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Minneapolis has the exterior of the First Ave Night club:




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