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Young Barbara Walters Was Absolutely Stunning

Here's a collection of early photographs (starting from age 24) of the legendary news anchor kicking butt in the news industry.

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Here's Walters in 1953, on one of her first jobs as a producer for Ask The Camera.

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NBC/NBCU Photo Bank

On the job in 1953.

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NBC/NBCU Photo Bank

Landlines and typewriters in Barbara's early producer days.

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NBC/NBCU Photo Bank

In 1953.

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NBC/NBCU Photo Bank

A 1953 glamour shot.

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And another from the same series.

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1953 again.

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Walters looking very chic indeed in 1965.

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In Chanel in 1973.

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Co-hosting the Today show at the Democratic National Convention in 1972.

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An undated photograph, likely from the '70s.

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