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Cheers to the incomparable Carol Burnett as she celebrates her 80th birthday today! Born in San Antonio in 1933, Burnett is best known for her long-running sketch-comedy/variety show, The Carol Burnett Show. Having starred on Broadway, in movies and on television, Burnett is a six-time Emmy Award winner and was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2005. Considered one of the funnest women in show business, Carol Burnett has paved the way for countless performance actors and remains one of America’s most beloved entertainers. Check out one of Carol’s books or movies at your local branch today!