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Peter Fonda rides the "Captain America" chopper in Easy Rider.
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October 11, 2014 The alleged last authentic motorcycle used in the 1969 film Easy Rider is going up for auction. The man who designed the bikes, Clifford Vaughs, says he has never gotten proper credit for his work.
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Sam Wilson, the new Captain America.
July 17, 2014 Sam Wilson, aka the Falcon, will carry Cap's shield. He's the second African-American to take on the iconic role. Also this week, Marvel announced that Thor will be female.
Joe Simon, co-creator of Captain America, in October. He died this week at the age of 98.
December 15, 2011 Together with illustrator Jack Kirby, Simon created the iconic comic book hero in 1940. Simon was 98.
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