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**FILE** In this photo from Oct. 20, 1978, actor Jackie Cooper is shown in Los Angeles. Cooper, the child movie star who won a best-actor Oscar nomination at 9 for "Skippy" and grew up to play the Daily Planet editor in Christopher Reeves' four "Superman" movies, died May 3, 2011, from an undisclosed illness at a Los Angeles hospital, said his agent, Ronnie Leif. He was 88. (Associated Press)
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**FILE** In this photo from Oct. 20, 1978, actor Jackie Cooper is shown in Los Angeles. Cooper, the child movie star who won a best-actor Oscar nomination at 9 for "Skippy" and grew up to play the Daily Planet editor in Christopher Reeves' four "Superman" movies, died May 3, 2011, from an undisclosed illness at a Los Angeles hospital, said his agent, Ronnie Leif. He was 88. (Associated Press)

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