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In his youth, Richard Leakey, a politician, paleoanthropologist and conservationist, skipped class frequently in favour of a business he started, selling small animals to be photographed by Des Bartlett
. In December 1960, Leakey reached his 16th birthday and promptly quit the Duke of York. His parents gave him a choice: return to school or support himself. Richard chose to support himself, ...