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David Vaughan Icke (; born 29 April 1952) is an English conspiracy theorist and a former footballer and sports broadcaster. He has written over 20 books, self-published since the mid-1990s, and spoken in more than 25 countries.In 1990, he visited a psychic who told him he was on Earth for a purpose and would receive messages from the spirit world. from Wikipedia
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