That year, a group led by Playboy magnate Hugh Hefner decided to rebuild the sign. Hefner hosted a fundraiser at the Playboy Mansion and raised $275,000 for the project. The "W" is dedicated to Hefner.
June 30, 2012 4:00 AM PDT
Photo by: Courtesy of Los Angeles Public Library/Hollywood Sign Trust
| Caption by: Daniel Terdiman
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