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Ruldolph Valentino

There’s always been an element of mythology behind the gates of the place known as Villa Valentino. The 18 cozy apartments tucked between the Hollywood Bowl and Hollywood Boulevard are said to have been where silent-screen star Rudolph Valentino sneaked to for romantic trysts -- never mind that the legendary "Latin Lover" was already dead by the time the dwellings were being built 80 years ago.
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