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Farrah Fawcett's Iconic Red Swimsuit Goes to Smithsonian

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Her longtime companion Ryan O'Neal also donated other "Charlie's Angels" memorabilia to the museum's popular culture history collection.

The iconic one-piece red swimsuit Charlie's Angels actress Farrah Fawcett wore in a 1976 posted has a new home: The Smithsonian's National Museum of American History.

Fawcett's longtime companion Ryan O'Neal donated it and other items to the Washington museum Wednesday.  
 
He also donated Fawcett's copies of scripts for the first season of Charlie's Angels, and a 1977 Farrah Fawcett doll.
 
The items will featured in the museum's popular culture history collection.
 
Fawcett died in 2009 at the age of 62 after battling cancer.
 
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