Famous Recluses

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This list of the most famous celebrity recluses includes Bill Watterson, Dave Chappelle, Emily Bronte & many more.
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Syd Barrett
(Singer-songwriter)
Syd Barrett
17
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: January 6, 1946
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Cambridge
Died: July 7, 2006
Bettie Page
9
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: April 22, 1923
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Nashville, Tennessee, US
Died: December 11, 2008
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Thomas Pynchon
(Writer, Novelist, Essayist, Science fiction writer)
Thomas Pynchon
4
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: May 8, 1937
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Glen Cove
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Ryōkan
(Buddhist Monk)
Ryōkan
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: November 2, 1758
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Echigo Province, Japan
Died: February 18, 1831