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Celebrities' Kentucky Derby hats through the years

By Joann Vaglica joann.vaglica@newsday.com

The 145th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky, takes place on Saturday, May 4. From Janet Jackson to Kim Kardashian, Susan Lucci and more, see some of the most unusual hats celebs have worn through the years....

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The 145th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky, takes place on Saturday, May 4. From Janet Jackson to Kim Kardashian, Susan Lucci and more, see some of the most unusual hats celebs have worn through the years.

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Actor Blair Underwood attends Kentucky Derby 144 on May 5, 2018 in Louisville, Kentucky.

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Kid Rock attends Kentucky Derby 144 on May 5, 2018 in Louisville, Kentucky.

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Victoria Justice attends Kentucky Derby 144 on May 5, 2018 in Louisville, Kentucky.

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Chef Graham Elliot attends Kentucky Derby 144 on May 5, 2018 in Louisville, Kentucky.

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Chef Tom Colicchio attends Kentucky Derby 144 on May 5, 2018 in Louisville, Kentucky.

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Alicia Etheredge and Bobby Brown attend Kentucky Derby 144 on May 5, 2018 in Louisville, Kentucky.

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Actress Aisha Tyler attends Kentucky Derby 144 on May 5, 2018 in Louisville, Kentucky.

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American figure skaters Tara Lipinski and Johnny Weir attend Kentucky Derby 144 on May 5, 2018 in Louisville, Kentucky.

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Professional boxer Laila Ali attends Kentucky Derby 144 on May 5, 2018 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Dia Dipasupil/Getty Images for Chruchill Downs)

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Actor Anthony Anderson attends Kentucky Derby 144 on May 5, 2018 in Louisville, Kentucky.

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Actor Jesse Spencer attend Kentucky Derby 144 on May 5, 2018 in Louisville, Kentucky.

Jill Goodacre

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Jill Goodacre and Harry Connick Jr. attend the 143rd Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 6, 2017 in Louisville, Kentucky.

Dannielynn Birkhead

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Dannielynn Birkhead and Larry Birkhead attend the 143rd Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 6, 2017 in Louisville, Kentucky.

Courtney Sixx

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Courtney Sixx attends the 143rd Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 6, 2017, in Louisville, Kentucky.

Susan Geston

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Susan Geston and Jeff Bridges attend the 143rd Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 6, 2017, in Louisville, Kentucky.

Mira Sorvino

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Mira Sorvino attends the 143rd Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 6, 2017, in Louisville, Kentucky.

Katie Couric

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Katie Couric attends the 143rd Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 6, 2017, in Louisville, Kentucky.

Robin Meade

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Robin Meade attends the 143rd Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 6, 2017, in Louisville, Kentucky.

Laura Bell Bundy

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Laura Bell Bundy attends the 143rd Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 6, 2017 in Louisville, Kentucky.

Giada De Laurentiis

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Giada De Laurentiis attends the 143rd Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 6, 2017, in Louisville, Kentucky.

Mary Wilson

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Richie Sambora and Mary Wilson attend the 143rd Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 6, 2017, in Louisville, Kentucky.

Star Jones

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TV personality Star Jones attends the 142nd Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky, on May 07, 2016.

The Supremes' Mary Wilson

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Mary Wilson of The Supremes attends the 142nd Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky, on May 07, 2016.

Brittany Howard

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Musician Brittany Howard of the Alabama Shakes attends the Delta Dental Celebrity Green Room during the 142nd Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky, on May 7, 2016.

Gayle King

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Gayle King attends the Delta Dental Celebrity Green Room during the 142nd Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky on May 7, 2016.

Kate Upton

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Kate Upton smiles in the paddock before the 142nd running of the Kentucky Derby horse race at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky, on Saturday, May 7, 2016.

Hillary Scott

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Singer Hillary Scott of Lady Antebellum attends the 142nd Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky, on May 07, 2016.

Vanessa Lachey

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Vanessa Lachey attends the 141st running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky, on May 2, 2015.

Ne-Yo and Crystal Renay

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Crystal Renay and Ne-Yo attend the 141st running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky, on May 2, 2015.

Kendra Wilkinson-Baskett

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Kendra Wilkinson-Baskett attends the 141st running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky, on May 2, 2015.

Andi Dorfman

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Television personality Andi Dorfman attends the 141st running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky, on May 2, 2015.

Luke Bryan and Caroline Boyer

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Singer Luke Bryan and wife Caroline Boyer celebrate the 139th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky, on May 4, 2013.

Coco Rocha

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Coco Rocha attends the 139th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky, on May 4, 2013.

Jane Seymour

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Actress Jane Seymour attends the 139th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky, on May 4, 2013.

Miranda Lambert

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Singer Miranda Lambert attends the 139th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky, on May 4, 2013.

Kellan Lutz and Sharni Vinson

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Kellan Lutz and Sharni Vinson pose with a limited edition 6 liter Moet & Chandon Imperial bottle for the brand's philanthropic initiative "Sign for the Roses" on the red carpet at the 138th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky, on May 5, 2012.

Star Jones

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Star Jones signs a limited edition 6 liter Moet & Chandon Imperial bottle for the brand's philanthropic initiative "Sign for the Roses" on the red carpet at the 138th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky, on May 5, 2012.

Ginnifer Goodwin

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Actress Ginnifer Goodwin attends the 138th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky, on May 5, 2012.

Kate Flannery

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Actress Kate Flannery attends the 138th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky, on May 5, 2012.

Mary J. Blige

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Mary J. Blige signs a limited edition 6 liter Moet & Chandon Imperial bottle for the brand's philanthropic initiative "Sign for the Roses" on the red carpet at the 138th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky, on May 5, 2012.

Miranda Lambert

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Miranda Lambert signs a limited edition 6 liter Moet & Chandon Imperial bottle for the brand's philanthropic initiative "Sign for the Roses" on the red carpet at the 138th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky, on May 5, 2012.

Cyndi Lauper

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Cyndi Lauper with a limited edition 6 liter Moet & Chandon Imperial bottle for the brand's philanthropic initiative "Sign for the Roses" on the red carpet at the 138th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky, on May 5, 2012.

Joey Fatone and Shawn Stockman

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Joey Fatone and Shawn Stockman sign a limited edition 6 liter Moet & Chandon Imperial bottle for the brand's philanthropic initiative "Sign for the Roses" on the red carpet at the 138th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky, on May 5, 2012.

Ice-T and Nicole 'Coco' Austin

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Ice-T and Nicole "Coco" Austin pose with a limited edition 6 liter Moet & Chandon Imperial bottle for the brand's philanthropic initiative "Sign for the Roses" on the red carpet at the 138th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky, on May 5, 2012.

Vicki Gunvalson

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"Real Housewives of Orange County" reality star Vicki Gunvalson attends the 137th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky, on May 7, 2011.

Rozonda 'Chilli' Thomas

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Singer/TV personality Rozonda "Chilli" Thomas attends the 137th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky, on May 7, 2011.

Kate Gosselin

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TV personality Kate Gosselin attends the 137th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky, on May 7, 2011.

Vanessa Lachey

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Vanessa Lachey attends the 137th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky, on May 7, 2011.

Jordin Sparks

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Singer Jordin Sparks attends the 137th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky, on May 7, 2011.

Aubrey O'Day

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Singer/TV personality Aubrey O'Day attends the 137th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky, on May 7, 2011.