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Retired late night talk-show host David Letterman in (Credit: AKM IMAGES-GSI MEDIA)

Retired late night talk-show host David Letterman in March 2016.

Best-known celebrity beards

There's "Grizzly Adams" star Dan Haggerty, the "Duck Dynasty" guys and ZZ Top -- and who can forget Brad Pitt's scraggly growth circa 2009? Take a look at some of our favorite celebrity beards, past and present.

Chris Stapleton

Country singer Chris Stapleton poses at the 51st
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Country singer Chris Stapleton poses at the 51st Academy of Country Music Awards in April 2016.

David Letterman

Retired late night talk-show host David Letterman in
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Retired late night talk-show host David Letterman in March 2016.

Jon Stewart

Comedian Jon Stewart speaks as he helps kick
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Comedian Jon Stewart speaks as he helps kick off the fifth anniversary of Joining Forces and the 75th anniversary of the USO on Thursday, May 5, 2016.

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Brad Pitt

Actor Brad Pitt's beard in 2009.
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Actor Brad Pitt's beard in 2009.

ZZ Top

Rock stars ZZ Top's beards in Jan. 18,
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Rock stars ZZ Top's beards in Jan. 18, 2001.

Phil Robertson

Phil Robertson of the hit A&E reality show
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Phil Robertson of the hit A&E reality show "Duck Dynasty."

George Clooney

Actor George Clooney's beard in February 2013.
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Actor George Clooney's beard in February 2013.

Actor Jake Gyllenhaal's beard in November 2012.
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Actor Jake Gyllenhaal's beard in November 2012.

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Daniel Day-Lewis

Daniel Day-Lewis in his Oscar-winning role as Abraham
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Daniel Day-Lewis in his Oscar-winning role as Abraham Lincoln in the 2012 biopic "Lincoln."

Mr. T

Actor Mr. T, in one of his best-known
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Actor Mr. T, in one of his best-known roles, as Sylvester Stallone's antagonist in 1982's "Rocky III."

Jeff Bridges

Actor Jeff Bridges, circa his 2010 film,
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Actor Jeff Bridges, circa his 2010 film, "True Grit."

Ted Dwane

Mumford & Sons bassist Ted Dwane in June
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Mumford & Sons bassist Ted Dwane in June 2013.

Shia LaBeouf

Actor Shia LaBeouf in April 2013.
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Actor Shia LaBeouf in April 2013.

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Dave Grohl

Lead singer of the Foo Fighters Dave Grohl's
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Lead singer of the Foo Fighters Dave Grohl's beard in April 2013.

Dan Haggerty

Star of the late '70s TV series,
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Star of the late '70s TV series, "The Life and Times of Grizzly Adams," Dan Haggerty's beard in September 1979.

James Harden

Houston Rockets shooting guard James Harden in February
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Houston Rockets shooting guard James Harden in February 2013.

Scott Ian

Guitarist for thrash metal band Anthrax, Scott Ian's
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Guitarist for thrash metal band Anthrax, Scott Ian's beard in February 2013.

Sean Connery

Actor Sean Connery's beard in June 2007.
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Actor Sean Connery's beard in June 2007.

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Kris Kristofferson

Singer-songwriter Kris Kristofferson's beard in June 2010.
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Singer-songwriter Kris Kristofferson's beard in June 2010.

R.A. Dickey

Toronto Blue Jays pitcher R.A. Dickey's beard in
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Toronto Blue Jays pitcher R.A. Dickey's beard in April 2013.

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