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Happy 71st birthday to Don Johnson of Miami Vice fame!

Johnson played the role of James “Sonny” Crockett in the 1980s television series, scoring a Golden Globe for his great work in the role.

Here are some classic Miami Vice clips to celebrate!

Don Johnson as Sonny Crockett

Miami Vicemusic by Camel

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