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  • Faith: Christian
  • Career: Actress
  • Birthday:  April 06, 1976
  • Accomplishments:  Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards
  • Fun Faith Fact!: Her last name Bure is pronounced “Bur-Ray,” and she and her husband own a winery whose wines were featured on her Netflix hit, "Fuller House."

Bure is best known for her role as Donna Jo or “D.J.” Tanner on the TV series, Full House, which she played from when she was 10 until age 18. The show is known as one of the most successful series of all time. In 2005, she was featured as number 100 on VH1’s “The Greatest: 100 Greatest Kid Stars.”

She is one of four children and her older brother Kirk Cameron is also an actor. Recently, she was on season 18 of Dancing with the Stars, where she finished 3rd place. Bure is very interested in fitness and has written a book titled, “Balancing it All: My Story of Juggling Priorities and Purpose.” She is married to Russian NHL player, Valeri Bure, in 1996 and they have 3 children together, Natasha, Lev, and Maskim. Bure claims that she suffered from bulimia in her 20’s, an eating disorder that she has since recovered from.

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