the rest is history

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: what happened next is well-known A talent scout spotted her behind the counter at a soda fountain and the rest is history.

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“The rest is history.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/the%20rest%20is%20history. Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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