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All The Things You Need To Know About Dolly Parton

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18. Dolly The Sheep Was Named After Her
Remember Dolly, the first mammal to be cloned from cells of an adult? That was way back in 1997. At the time, Dr. Ian Wilmut, who led the cloning research team, said they gave the sheep that name because they “couldn’t think of a more impressive pair of glands than Dolly Parton’s.”