29 Pictures Of ’80s Pop Culture At The Reagan White House

The hair! The clothes! The supply-side economics!

1. Tom Cruise, Bruce Jenner, Cher, and Robert Rauchenberg

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2. A young Drew Barrymore

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3. Nancy Reagan sitting on Mr. T’s lap.

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4. Ronald Reagan telling Frank Sinatra to stop dancing with his wife.

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5. Bob Hope at a dinner for British Prime Minister Magaret Thatcher.

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6. Nancy Reagan shaking hands with Meryl Streep.

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7. Audrey Hepburn and Robert Wolders at a private dinner for the Prince of Wales.

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8. Ronald Reagan with Arnold Schwarzenegger at the Republican National Convention.

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9. Nancy Reagan talking with Warren Beatty and Diane Keaton at a movie screening for “Reds.”

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10. Ronald and Nancy Reagan receiving a baseball from Frank Sinatra.

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11. Sylvester Stallone and Brigitte Nielsen

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12. Tom Selleck, Dudley Moore, and Lucille Ball at Bob Hope’s 80th birthday party.

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13. Michael Jackson

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14. Charlton Heston at a meeting with the Presidential Task Force on the Arts and Humanities.

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15. Steven Spielberg after a screening of the movie “‘ET.”

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16. Christie Brinkley, Cheryl Tiegs, and Brooke Shields at a Tribute to Bob Hope’s 80th birthday party.

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17. 1981 Miss Universe Shawn Weatherly and 1981 Miss USA Kim Seel Brede in the Oval Office.

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18. Ella Fitzgerald after her performance for King Juan Carlos I of Spain.

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19. Christopher Reeve and Frank Gifford

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20. Vanessa Williams

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21. Dinah Shore and Burt Reynolds

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22. Wayne Newton, Kathleen McCrone, and Brooke Shields

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23. Ray Charles

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24. Cheryl Ladd and Brian Russell

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25. Michael J. Fox and Nancy McKeon

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26. Clint Eastwood and Louis Gossett Jr.

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27. Nancy Reagan talking to Elizabeth Taylor.

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28. Prince Charles and Princess Diana

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29. Princess Diana dancing with John Travolta in the entrance hall at the White House.

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