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Tom Curren


1964 Born July 3
1981 Father, Pat Curren, abandons family
1982 Turns professional
1983 Becomes first American to win Australian Grand Slam
1983 Marries wife, Marie, April 26
1983 Appears in the film Blazing Boards
1985 Has a reunion with father in Costa Rica
1986 Appears in the film Beyond Blazing Boards
1986 Crowd in Huntingdon Beach riots after Curren loses Op Pro event to Mark Occhilupo
1986 Appears in the film Son of the Last Surf Movie
1992 Begins appearing in the Search ad campaign
1994 Appears in the film The Endless Summer II
1997 Returns to professional competition

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