Roseanne Barr

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Roseanne Barr
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Barr in January 2010
Born Roseanne Cherrie Barr
(1952-11-03) November 3, 1952 (age 65)
Salt Lake City, Utah, United States

Roseanne Cherrie Barr (born November 3, 1952) is an Emmy Award-winning American actress, writer, and comedian. She has also been known as "Roseanne Arnold" and "Roseanne Thomas". For several years in the late 1990s and early 2000s, she was known simply as Roseanne, but by 2005 had resumed referring to herself by her maiden name, Roseanne Barr. She is best known for playing "Roseanne Conner" on the television series Roseanne.

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Run for President[change | change source]

In August 4, 2011, on an episode of The Tonight Show with Jay Leno she announced that she would be running for President in 2012.[1] She ran for Green Party, however, she lost to Jill Stein. Then she ran for Peace and Freedom Party and won the nomination. Barr received 61,971 votes in the general election, placing sixth overall.[2] She is running again in 2016 for the same party.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Roseanne Barr: 'I am running for President'". Entertainment Weekly. August 4, 2011. Retrieved December 9, 2012. 
  2. Sieczkowski, Cavan. Roseanne Barr Places 5th in Presidential Election. Huffington Post. 2012-11-07. Retrieved 2012-11-07.

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