Foundations of success: The birthplaces and childhood homes of famous Americans
See the houses where some of the most successful and influential Americans once lived
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The childhood homes of some of America's most influential people make for fascinating scrutiny.
Scroll through the gallery and find out where future presidents, sports stars, authors and entertainers were born or raised. Many of these houses are now designated National Historic Sites, while others remain private residences. The former occupants, however, all went on to build an outstanding career in their chosen fields.
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