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Remembering Christopher Reeve

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Remembering Christopher Reeve

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Remembering Christopher Reeve

Remembering Christopher Reeve

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Reeve died Sunday of heart failure at the age of 52. He was best known for starring in the Superman film series. A 1995 horseback riding accident left him paralyzed from the neck down. After the accident, he became a worldwide advocate for spinal cord research. This interview was originally broadcast on Sept. 30, 2002.