Fri, 30 Nov 2012 22:33:18 GMT | By Francis Whittaker
Little Richard turns 80: His life in pictures

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Little Richard in Don't Stop the Rock (© Rex Features)
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Richard's growing fame led to him appearing in a number classic rock film in the mid 1950s, such as Don’t Knock the Rock (1956), The Girl Can’t Help It (1957) and Mister Rock ‘n’ Roll (1957).

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