When flower power was in full bloom, it was as if pop culture had been waiting for it with open arms all along. There was an explosion of color in clothing, furniture, and advertisements. Television shows took on trippy vibes and films soon followed suit. Music became politically charged and full of free love toting duos. Gathered here are some favorite bits of the era.
Farrah Fawcett showed up on Hollywood's doorstep back in 1968 and was signed to a $350 we contract with screen gems. She first began her acting career with guest roles on television shows and commercials for products like Noxzema Max Factor and Beautyrest mattress among others.

Young Farrah Fawcett on the Dating Game Show 1969 with braces on her teeth.

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She was in her first film in 1969, The French romantic drama titled love is a funny thing. You line she was also given the role of Mary Ann Pringle in Myra Breckinridge in 1970. During the 1970s Farrah continued her television appearances including recurring roles on Harry-O which ran from 1974 to 1976. She also appeared in the Six Million Dollar Man which with her then-husband Lee Majors


Keith Richards, James Brown and John Belushi partying at Studio 54 in 1980.

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Everyone flocked to Studio 54 when they were in town, actors, writers, musicians from all different genres were able to kick back and have some fun within the walls of this iconic club. Pictured here is actor John Belushi, legendary rock and roll pioneer Chuck Berry having a drink and a few laughs with fellow guitarist and frontman of the "Rolling Stones", Keith Richards.
This particular photo was taken on Feb. 28, 1980, and Keith Richards has been spotted at this nightclub quite often partying with the likes of James Brown, John Belushi, and more often than not, model Patti Hanson (who he ended up marrying)

Terri Nunn, who later became the lead singer of 'Berlin', auditioning for the role of Princess Leia in Star Wars with Harrison Ford in 1976.

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Here’s a photograph of Terri Nunn auditioning for the role of Princess Leia in Star Wars with Harrison Ford back in 1976. Obviously the role went to Carrie Fisher, but Harrison Ford "did not like" Nunn and that may have been a big contributing factor. That same year Nunn posed nude for the February issue of Penthouse under the name Betsy Harris.
She went on to join Berlin in 1978 and took time off to do some acting here and there. By 1981, she had shifted her focus to the band and rejoined as the lead vocalist and soon forged her recording career. Her greatest hits were the top-selling 1986 single "Take My Breath Away", the theme song for the film Top Gun which reached the no. 1 spot on the Billboard Hot 100


There she is... Phyllis George of Denton, Texas receiving the crown as 'Miss America' from her predecessor, Miss America 1970 in 1971.

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Phyllis George of Denton, Texas was first made Miss Texas in 1970, and was then and was crowned Miss America 1971. She was also First Lady of Kentucky from 1979 to 1983. The businesswoman, actress, and former sportscaster. 
In 1975 she joined the cast of The NFL Today, co-hosting live pregame shows before National Football League games. She was actually one of the first women to secure a prominent role in national television sports coverage.
In 1985, she became a permanent anchor for the CBS morning news program.
She has founded two companies, the first of which was "By George" chicken fillets, which she sold to Hormel Foods. The second is Phyllis George Beauty, which markets cosmetics and skincare on the Home Shopping Network

Swedish model and actress Maud Adams in 1966.

Pictured here is Swedish actress Maud Solveig Christina Adams, who is best known for her roles as two different Bond girls. The first was in The Man with the Golden Gun (1974) and then as the eponymous character in Octopussy (1983). She also made a brief uncredited appearance in A View to a Kill (1985).
When Adams initially moved New York City to work for Eileen Ford, she was one of the highest paid and most exposed models in the world. It was in 1970, with an appearance in the movie The Boys in the Band,when her acting career really began. Then she went on to guest-star in TV series’ like Hawaii Five-O and Kojak. But after her role as he doomed mistress of the villain in The Man with the Golden Gun, Adams was catapulted to international fame

Totally crushing on Jaclyn Smith sitting on a Jaguar in 1976.

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Pictured here is a stunning Jaclyn Smith sitting on a Jaguar back in 1976, around the time she first took on the role of Kelly Garrett in the television series Charlie's Angels back. This is probably her best-known role, the show ran from 1976 until 1981 and she was the only original female lead to stay on the series for its full run. She even came back to make a cameo appearance in the 2003 film Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle.
Smith had numerous film roles and miniseries over the years. She was nominated for the Golden Globe for Best Actress in a Miniseries or TV Film for the title role in the TV film Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy (1981). She developed and launched her own brands of clothing and perfumes





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