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Aimee Mullins
Born with fibular hemimelia, Aimee became a double amputee at the age of one. This didn't stop her from also becoming an athlete as well as a model and actress.

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Her words: To be able to sign a global beauty contract as a woman in her thirties whose beauty is determined more by experience than youth — that’s fantastic.