Decades before he became a silver fox, Richard Gere was a dark-haired senior at North Syracuse Central High School in Syracuse, N.Y., graduating in 1967. Gere was the male half of the Sexiest Couple of the Year in 1993, sharing the title with his then-wife supermodel Cindy Crawford.
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