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They say married men live longer, but has a wedding dress actually saved someone's life?

It certainly has! Bride Rosalie Hierholzer fashioned her wedding dress in 1945 from the parachute that saved her future husband, U.S. Army radio operator Les Bourland, when he bailed out of a plane over Germany during WWII. Talk about taking the plunge into matrimony!

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