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Princess Work Notes Author
al-Nadirah Hatra legend Recorded in early Islamic literature
The Princess The Bold Knight, the Apples of Youth, and the Water of Life Russian fairy tale collected by Alexander Afanasyev in Narodnye russkie skazki. Alexander Afanasyev
Marya, Olga, and Anna The Death of Koschei the Deathless Three sisters of Prince Ivan from the Russian fairy tale, collected by Alexander Afanasyev in Narodnye russkie skazki and included by Andrew Lang in The Red Fairy Book. Alexander Afanasyev
Marya Morevna The Death of Koschei the Deathless The warrior princess. Alexander Afanasyev
Vasilisa the Wise The Frog Princess Also called "The Tsarevna Frog", collected by Alexander Afanasyev in Narodnye russkie skazki. Alexander Afanasyev
Euna The Princess Who Never Smiled Also called "The Unsmiling Tsarevna", collected by Alexander Afanasyev in Narodnye russkie skazki. Alexander Afanasyev
Helen the Beautiful Tsarevitch Ivan, the Firebird and the Gray Wolf Russian fairy tale collected by Alexander Afanasyev in Narodnye russkie skazki. Alexander Afanasyev
Princess Eilonwy The Chronicles of Prydain Lloyd Alexander
Mickle/Princess Augusta Westmark trilogy Long-lost daughter of King Augustine IV and Queen Caroline of Westmark. Lloyd Alexander
Princess The Flying Trunk The Sultan's daughter. Hans Christian Andersen
The Little Mermaid The Little Mermaid The youngest daughter of the Sea King. Hans Christian Andersen
The Princess The Little Mermaid She happens to appear on the scene when the prince begins to wake, and thus receives the credit for saving him. Hans Christian Andersen
The Princess The Most Incredible Thing Hans Christian Andersen
The Princess The Princess and the Pea Hans Christian Andersen
The Princess The Shadow Hans Christian Andersen
The Princess The Snow Queen Hans Christian Andersen
The Princess The Swineherd Hans Christian Andersen
Princess Elisa The Wild Swans Danish fairy tale about a princess who saves her eleven brothers from a curse cast by an evil queen. Hans Christian Andersen
Thumbelina Thumbelina Hans Christian Andersen
Queen Irene Xanth Formerly Princess Irene. Sorceress of Plants; daughter of King Trent and Queen Iris. She is the wife of Dor and the mother of Ivy, Ida, and Dolph. She appears in Centaur Aisle. Piers Anthony
Princess Ivy Xanth Sorceress of Enhancement; daughter of Queen Irene and Dor, and the twin sister of Ida. She appears in Dragon on a Pedestal, Crewel Lye: A Caustic Yarn, and Man from Mundania. Piers Anthony
Princess Ida Xanth Sorceress of the idea; daughter of Queen Irene and Dor, and the lost twin sister of Ivy. She first appears in The Color of Her Panties. Piers Anthony
Princesses Melody, Harmony, and Rhythm Xanth Triplet Sorceresses; the daughters of Princess Ivy and Grey. Piers Anthony
Princess Boots Who Made the Princess Say, "That's A Story" Also called "The Ash Lad Who Made the Princess Say, 'You're A Liar'". Norwegian fairy tale collected by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen and Jørgen Moe in Norske Folkeeventyr. Peter Christen Asbjørnsen and Jørgen Moe
Princess The Giant Who Had No Heart in His Body Norwegian fairy tale collected by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen and Jørgen Moe in Norske Folkeeventyr. Peter Christen Asbjørnsen and Jørgen Moe
Princess The Princess on the Glass Hill Norwegian fairy tale collected by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen and Jørgen Moe in Norske Folkeeventyr. Peter Christen Asbjørnsen and Jørgen Moe
Princess Shortshanks Norwegian fairy tale collected by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen and Jørgen Moe in Norske Folkeeventyr. Also collected by Andrew Lang in The Red Fairy Book. Peter Christen Asbjørnsen and Jørgen Moe
Princess Soria Moria Castle Norwegian fairy tale collected by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen and Jørgen Moe in Norske Folkeeventyr. Also collected by Andrew Lang in The Red Fairy Book. Peter Christen Asbjørnsen and Jørgen Moe
The three princesses The Three Princesses of Whiteland Norwegian fairy tale collected by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen and Jørgen Moe in Norske Folkeeventyr. Also collected by Andrew Lang in The Yellow Fairy Book. Peter Christen Asbjørnsen and Jørgen Moe
Paulina The Princess and the Pizza[1] Mary Jane Auch
Emeralda (Emma) The Frog Princess A young witch learning to control her magic and the Princess of Greater Greensward. She also appears in the sequels Dragon's Breath, Once Upon a Curse, and No Place for Magic, and the series prequel, The Salamander Spell. E. D. Baker
Millie The Dragon Princess The daughter of Princess Emeralda and Prince Eadric, and the protagonist of the epilogue series to The Frog Princess novels. She appears in The Dragon Princess, Dragon Kiss, and A Prince Among Frogs. E. D. Baker
Princess Annie The Wide-Awake Princess[2][3] A fairy-tale novel based on the story of "Sleeping Beauty". E. D. Baker
Princess Gwen The Wide-Awake Princess[2][3] E. D. Baker
Beauty Beauty and the Beast While the first published version was published by Gabrielle-Suzanne Barbot de Villeneuve, the most well-known version is the one recorded by Jeanne-Marie Leprince de Beaumont. Gabrielle-Suzanne Barbot de Villeneuve
Tiger Lily Peter and Wendy The daughter of the Great Big Little Panther. J. M. Barrie
The Princess The Flea Giambattista Basile
Princess Menechella The Merchant Giambattista Basile
Three Princesses The Three Enchanted Princes Giambattista Basile
The twelve princesses The Princesses Have a Ball[4] Illustrated by Lynne Cravath. Teresa Bateman
Betsy Bobbin Oz books According to Ruth Plumly Thompson, Betsy becomes a Princess of Oz. Appears as the "Princess of Stones" and is referred to as the "Lady Betsy Bobbin" in David Sexton's Tarot of Oz. L. Frank Baum
Dorothy Gale Oz books She is created a Princess of Oz by Princess Ozma. L. Frank Baum
Princess Ozma Oz books Ozma of Oz, called "princess", but really functions as the Queen of Oz. L. Frank Baum
Peg Amy Oz books Trot's doll, who, in Kabumpo in Oz, is discovered to be the enchanted form of the Princess of Sun-Top Mountain. She marries Prince Pompadore of Pumperdink, with whom she has a daughter, Princess Pajonia of Pumperdink. L. Frank Baum
Trot Oz books She becomes a princess of the Ozure Isles. L. Frank Baum
Princess Langwidere Ozma of Oz L. Frank Baum
Princess Fluff Queen Zixi of Ix Her real name being Meg, she is nicknamed "Fluff". She is the sister of Bud (real name Timothy), who is created King of Nole. L. Frank Baum
Princess Pinecone The Princess and the Pony A princess who, instead of getting a warhorse for her birthday, receives a cute flatulent pony. Kate Beaton
Angelica Orlando innamorato Reappears in the saga's continuation, Orlando furioso by Ludovico Ariosto, and in other later works based on the two originals.[5] Matteo Maria Boiardo
Princess The Princess and the Lord of Night[6] Illustrated by Susan Gaber. Emma Bull
Sara Crewe A Little Princess Frances Hodgson Burnett
Dejah Thoris A Princess of Mars Princess of the Martian city-state/empire of Helium. Edgar Rice Burroughs
Jane Porter Clayton, Countess of Greystoke Tarzan series Simultaneously the Countess of Greystoke and the tribal queen of the Waziri people due to her marriage to Tarzan. Although she isn't an official princess, the latter title that she does hold would arguably cause her to qualify. Edgar Rice Burroughs
Meriem, wife of Korak Tarzan series The daughter-in-law of Tarzan, who is both an English peer and an African tribal chief, Meriem is also a princess in her own right. Edgar Rice Burroughs
Mia Thermopolis The Princess Diaries Amelia Mignonette Grimaldi Thermopolis Renaldo, Crown Princess of Genovia, commonly known as "Mia Thermopolis". Meg Cabot
Princess Peepers Princess Peepers Picks a Pet[7] Illustrated by Tuesday Mourning. Pam Calvert
The Princess The Sea-Maiden Scottish fairy tale collected by John Francis Campbell in Popular Tales of the West Highlands. John Francis Campbell
Elisa The Girl of Fire and Thorns[8] The younger of two princesses. Rae Carson
Princess Noelle The Timelight Stone: The Pirate and the Princess[9] Mio Chizuru
Elora Danan Chronicles of the Shadow War trilogy A series based on George Lucas's 1988 high fantasy film Willow. The books take place fifteen years after the events of the film.
Princess Smartypants Princess Smartypants[10] Written and illustrated by Babette Cole. Babette Cole
Princess Margaret ("Meg") The Runaway Princess,[11]The Runaway Dragon[12] Princess of the Kingdom of Greeve. Kate Coombs
The three princesses The Three Daughters of King O'Hara Irish fairy tale collected by Jeremiah Curtin in Myths and Folk-lore of Ireland. Jeremiah Curtin
The Princess The Thirteenth Son of the King of Erin Irish fairy tale collected by Jeremiah Curtin in Myths and Folk-lore of Ireland and included by Ruth Manning-Sanders in A Book of Dragons. Jeremiah Curtin
Felicia Fortunée, or Felicia and the Pot of Pinks French literary fairy tale written by Madame d'Aulnoy. Included by Andrew Lang by in The Blue Fairy Book. Madame d'Aulnoy
Princess Belle-Etoile Princess Belle-Etoile French fairy tale inspired by Giovanni Francesco Straparola's Ancilotto, King of Provino. Madame d'Aulnoy
Princess Rosette Princess Rosette French fairy tale by Madame d'Aulnoy. Included by Andrew Lang in The Red Fairy Book. Madame d'Aulnoy
Princess Margaret A Princess in Disguise[13] April Michelle Davis
The twelve princesses Princess of the Midnight Ball 2009 adult fantasy novel based on the fairy tale "The Twelve Dancing Princesses".

The novel features twelve princesses, the daughters of King Gregor and Queen Maude of Westfalin.

  • Princess Rose, the eldest daughter, one of the main protagonists of the novel.
  • Princess Lily
  • Princess Jonquil
  • Princess Hyacinth
  • Princess Violet
  • Princess Poppy, outspoken twin of Daisy; heroine of the novel's sequel, Princess of Glass.
  • Princess Daisy, well-behaved and easily frightened twin of Poppy. The twins are sixth and seventh eldest in their family.
  • Princess Lilac
  • Princess Iris
  • Princess Orchid
  • Princess Pansy
  • Princess Petunia, youngest daughter and heroine of the third book in the series Princess of the Silver Woods.
Jessica Day George
Princess Celie Tuesdays at the Castle[14] Also appears in the sequel, Wednesdays in the Tower.[15] Jessica Day George
Princess Pea The Tale of Despereaux Princess of Dor, only child of the king and queen. Kate DiCamillo
The Wentworth princesses Entwined Based on "The Twelve Dancing Princesses".
  • Azaela Kathryn Wentworth, Princess Royale
  • Bramble Wentworth
  • Clover Wentworth
  • Delphinium Wentworth
  • Evening Primrose (Eve) Wentworth
  • Flora Wentworth
  • Goldenrod Wentworth
  • Hollyhock (Holli) Wentworth
  • Ivy Wentworth
  • Jessamine Wentworth
  • Kale Wentworth
  • Lily Wentworth
Heather Dixon
Fallon Princess of Fire A Saxon princess, daughter of King Harold of England. Shannon Drake
Princess Amelia The Extra-Ordinary Princess[16] Princess Amelia of Gossling; youngest of four sisters. Carolyn Q. Ebbitt
Ce'Nedra The Belgariad series Imperial Princess of Tolnedra, Queen of Riva. She first appears in Queen of Sorcery. David Eddings
Eliza The Wild Swans[17] Illustrated by Susan Jeffers. Amy Ehrlich
Sadie Sadie: The Paper Crown Princess[18] Illustrated by Mandy Newham. Amanda N. Evans
Violet/Violetta The Princess Knight[19] Illustrated by Kerstin Meyer. Cornelia Funke
Princess Isabella Princess Pigsty[20] Cornelia Funke
Princess Badroulbadour The Story of Aladdin; or, the Wonderful Lamp A Middle Eastern folktale; one of a collection of tales from The Book of One Thousand and One Nights (Arabian Nights). Translated and added by Antoine Galland
Princess Buttercup The Princess Bride William Goldman
Queen Cyrilla of Galea Sword of Truth series Cyrilla Amnell. Formerly Princess Cyrilla. Daughter of Queen Bernadine and King Wyborn Amnell of Galea; sister of Prince Harold of Galea. Older half-sister of the Mother Confessor Kahlan Amnell. Terry Goodkind
Princess Violet of Tamarang Sword of Truth series Spoilt daughter of Queen Milena of Tamarang. Later succeeds her mother as Queen of Tamarang. Terry Goodkind
Princess Rose The Ugly Princess and the Wise Fool[21] Illustrated by Randy Cecil. Margaret Gray
Allerleirauh Allerleirauh Brothers Grimm
Princess The Brave Little Tailor German fairy tale collected by the Brothers Grimm and included by Andrew Lang in The Blue Fairy Book. Brothers Grimm
Cinderella Cinderella Brothers Grimm and Charles Perrault
Princess The Crystal Ball Brothers Grimm
Princess The Frog Prince; or, Iron Henry Brothers Grimm
Princess The Golden Bird German fairy tale by Brothers Grimm. Collected by Paul Sébillot in Littérature orale de la Haute-Bretagne as "Le Merle d'or (The Golden Blackbird)"[22] and included by Andrew Lang in The Green Fairy Book[23] Brothers Grimm
Princess The Goose Girl Brothers Grimm
Princess King Thrushbeard Brothers Grimm
Rapunzel Rapunzel Brothers Grimm
Princess Sleeping Beauty Brothers Grimm and Charles Perrault
Snow White Snow White Brothers Grimm
The twelve princesses The Twelve Dancing Princesses Brothers Grimm
Princess The Two Brothers Brothers Grimm
Princess The Water of Life Brothers Grimm
Ani The Goose Girl[24] Anidori-Kiladra Talianna Isilee, Crown Princess of Kildenree. Shannon Hale
Miri Princess Academy[25] Shannon Hale
Princess Irulan Dune Eldest daughter of the 81st Padishah Emperor Shaddam Corrino IV and Anirul. Frank Herbert
Princess Chalice Dune A daughter of the 81st Padishah Emperor Shaddam Corrino IV and Anirul. Frank Herbert
Princess Wensicia Dune The third daughter of the 81st Padishah Emperor Shaddam Corrino IV and Anirul. Frank Herbert
Princess Josifa Dune A daughter of the 81st Padishah Emperor Shaddam Corrino IV and Anirul. Frank Herbert
Princess Rugi Dune A daughter of the 81st Padishah Emperor Shaddam Corrino IV and Anirul. Frank Herbert
Grace Princess Grace Illustrated by Cornelius Van Wright and Ying-Hwa Hu. Mary Hoffman
Princess Nausicaa The Odyssey Homer
Princess Osra The Heart of Princess Osra Anthony Hope
Princess Flavia The Prisoner of Zenda Betrothed of King Rudolf of Ruritania and love of Rudolf Rassendyll. Anthony Hope
Princess Princess Furball[26] Illustrated by Anita Lobel. Charlotte Huck
Princess Loralyn Beyond the Greenest Hill: A Fairy Tale[27] Patricia McCune Irvine
The Princess Prâslea the Brave and the Golden Apples Petre Ispirescu
Cinder Edna Cinder Edna Illustrated by Kevin O'Malley.[28] Ellen Jackson
The Princess The Little Bull-Calf English Gypsy fairy tale collected by Joseph Jacobs in More English Fairy Tales.[29] Joseph Jacobs
The Princess The Red Ettin Collected by Joseph Jacobs and included by Andrew Lang in The Blue Fairy Book. Joseph Jacobs
Kaguya-hime The Tale of the Bamboo Cutter Kaguya-hime (かぐや姫, Princess Kaguya). A 10th century Japanese folktale. This story is the basis for the science fiction manga series Kaguyahime. Japanese folk tale
The princess The Toothpick Warriors Japanese folk tale
Carissa A Certain Magical Index Rebellious second princess of the United Kingdom that tried to take over the country to protect it from the Roman Catholic Church and its influence. Kazuma Kamachi
Villain A Certain Magical Index Youngest princess of the United Kingdom, who was opposed to her elder sister taking over the country. Kazuma Kamachi
Riméa A Certain Magical Index Eldest princess of the United Kingdom, who was opposed to her younger sister, Carissa, taking over the country. Kazuma Kamachi
Cinderella Cinderella's Magical Wheelchair: An Empowering Fairy Tale[30] Illustrated by Richa Kinra. Jewel Kats
Princess Amy The Ordinary Princess[31] Princess Amethyst Alexandra Augusta Araminta Adelaide Aurelia Anne of Phantasmorania. One of seven sisters. Written and illustrated by M. M. Kaye. M. M. Kaye
Princess Golden Locks The Greek Princess and the Young Gardener Irish fairy tale collected Kennedy's in Fireside Stories of Ireland. Included by Joseph Jacobs in More Celtic Fairy Tales. Collected by Patrick Kennedy
Princess The Glass Mountain Polish fairy tale collected by Hermann Kletke. Also collected by Andrew Lang Hermann Kletke
Dotterine The Child who came from an Egg Estonian fairy tale, also known as The Egg-Born Princess (Estonian: Munast sündinud kuningatütar). Collected by Dr. Friedrich Kreutzwald in Eestirahwa Ennemuistesed jutud. Dr. Friedrich Kreutzwald
Princess The Dragon of the North Estonian fairy tale collected by Dr. Friedrich Kreutzwald in Eestirahwa Ennemuistesed jutud. Included by Andrew Lang in The Yellow Fairy Book. Dr. Friedrich Kreutzwald
Princess The Grateful Prince Estonian fairy tale; collected by Kreutzwald in Eestirahwa Ennemuistesed jutud. Included by W. F. Kirby in The Hero of Esthonia, and by Andrew Lang The Violet Fairy Book. Dr. Friedrich Kreutzwald
Princess Daisy Valenski Princess Daisy Judith Krantz
Dani Valenski Princess Daisy Daisy's twin sister, not accepted by their father because she was born brain-damaged. Judith Krantz
Signy Asmund and Signy Icelandic fairy tale collected in Islandische Märchen. Included by Andrew Lang in The Brown Fairy Book. Collected by Andrew Lang
The Enchanted Princess The Blue Mountains Collected by Andrew Lang
Princess Hadvor Hermod and Hadvor Collected by Andrew Lang
Princess The Princess Who Was Hidden Underground German fairy tale included by Andrew Lang in The Violet Fairy Book. Collected by Andrew Lang
Princess The Three Princes and their Beasts The three princes' stepsister. Collected by Andrew Lang
Princess Tritill, Litill, and the Birds German fairy tale by Andrew Lang in The Crimson Fairy Book. Collected by Andrew Lang
Vera Princess Ligovskaya Character based on Varvara Lopukhina, the woman with whom the author Lermontov was in love. Lopukhina's husband, Nikolai Bakhmetyev, was the prototype for the character of Prince Ligovskoy. Mikhail Lermontov
Ella of Frell Ella Enchanted Gail Carson Levine
Aza Fairest[32] Gail Carson Levine
Princess Sonora Princess Sonora and the Long Sleep[33] Illustrated by Mark Elliott. Gail Carson Levine
Princess Adelina (Addie) The Two Princesses of Bamarre Gail Carson Levine
Princess Meryl The Two Princesses of Bamarre Gail Carson Levine
Ye Gongzhu Aurora[citation needed] The Guardians of Cosmos Princess of the whole universe with special powers over energy. She was also the patron of Cosmos, the good part of the world, and used to be in a relationship with Alexander as well as being in a relationship with Kim Joomyun (Suho) in the sequel. Often described as an incredibly beautiful teenage girl with long black hair and eyes. She was an Asian and together with her fellow Guardians, fight against the evil Chaos. Noelle
Aravis The Chronicles of Narnia Marries Crown Prince Cor of Archenland. Appears as a main character in The Horse and His Boy and a minor character in The Last Battle. C. S. Lewis
Pippi Longstocking Pippi Longstocking series Daughter of Captain Ephraim Longstocking, the king of an island in the South Seas.[34] Astrid Lindgren
The Light Princess The Light Princess Scottish fairy tale. George MacDonald
Princess Makemnoit The Light Princess George MacDonald
Princess Irene The Princess and the Goblin Princess Irene also appears, a few years older, in the book's sequel, The Princess and Curdie. George MacDonald
Myrcella Baratheon A Song of Ice and Fire Princess of the House Baratheon of King's Landing. Legal daughter of King Robert Baratheon, biological daughter of Cersei and Jaime Lannister. Sister of Joffrey and Tommen. George R. R. Martin
Arianne Martell A Song of Ice and Fire George R. R. Martin
Elia Martell A Song of Ice and Fire George R. R. Martin
Rhaenys Targaryen A Song of Ice and Fire George R. R. Martin
Daenerys Targaryen A Song of Ice and Fire George R. R. Martin
Princess The Storytelling Princess[35] Illustrated by Kimberly Bulcken Root. Rafe Martin
Princess Deerskin An adaptation of the fairy tale "Allerleirauh". Robin McKinley
Aerin The Hero and the Crown[36] Only child of the King of Damar. Robin McKinley
Princess Corenice of Atlantis Merlin's Ring H. Warner Munn
Princess Elizabeth The Paper Bag Princess[37] Art by Michael Martchenko. Robert Munsch
Princess Ben Princess Ben Princess Benevolence. Catherine Gilbert Murdock
Katya The Magic Nesting Doll[38] Illustrated by Laurel Long. Jacqueline K. Ogburn
Shoukei The Twelve Kingdoms She was the sheltered princess of the Hou Kingdom and the daughter of King Chuutatsu. Fuyumi Ono
Princess Sleeping Bobby[39] A twist on the fairy tale "Sleeping Beauty". Illustrated by Giselle Potter. Mary Pope Osborne and Will Osborne
Rosamund The King's Equal[40] Illustrated by Curtis Woodbridge. Katherine Paterson
The Princess The Princess and the Admiral[41] Drawings by Tony Chen. Charlotte Pomerantz
Princess Keli Mort Princess Kelirehenna I of Sto Lat, the daughter of the murdered king Olerve the Bastard. Terry Pratchett
Ludmila Ruslan and Ludmila The daughter of Prince Vladimir of the Kievan Rus'. Alexander Pushkin
Tsarevna The Tale of the Dead Princess and the Seven Knights Also called "The Tale of the Dead Tsarevna and the Seven Bogatyrs", the 1833 Russian poem by Alexander Pushkin. Alexander Pushkin
Princess-Swan The Tale of Tsar Saltan 1831 Russian poem written after the fairy tale edited by Vladimir Dahl. Alexander Pushkin
Black Bee Bright (B. B.) The Diary of B. B. Bright, Possible Princess[42] Alice Randall and Caroline Randall Williams
Serenity The Apple-Pip Princess[43] The youngest of three princesses. Jane Ray
The Invisible Princess The Invisible Princess[44] Faith Ringgold
Jenna Heap Septimus Heap series A primary character in the Septimus Heap series. She is a descendant of Princess Esmeralda. Angie Sage
Margaret Brave Margaret: An Irish Adventure[45] Robert D. San Souci and Sally Wern Comport
Princess Rosamond The Well at the End of the World[46] Illustrated by Rebecca Walsh. Robert D. San Souci
Guinevere Young Guinevere[47] Illustrated by Jamichael Henterly. Robert D. San Souci
Daughter of Antiochus Pericles, Prince of Tyre The unnamed daughter of Antiochus, King of Antioch. William Shakespeare
Marina Pericles, Prince of Tyre The daughter of Thaisa and Pericles, Prince of Tyre. William Shakespeare
Thaisa Pericles, Prince of Tyre The daughter of Simonides, King of Pentapolis, and wife of Pericles, Prince of Tyre. William Shakespeare
The Duchess of Gloucester Richard II Wife of Richard II's uncle, Thomas of Woodstock, Duke of Gloucester; based on the historical figure of Lady Eleanor de Bohun. William Shakespeare
The Duchess of York Richard II Widow of Richard II's uncle, the Duke of York (who is based on the historical figure, Edmund of Langley, 1st Duke of York). Though unnamed, the Duchess is reportedly a composite of Langley's first and second wives, Infanta Isabella of Castile and Joan Holland, respectively. William Shakespeare
Miranda The Tempest Daughter of Prospero, the rightful Duke of Milan, and wife of Prince Ferdinand. William Shakespeare
Roselupin The Red Wolf[48] Margaret Shannon
Princess Amanita Dangerously Ever After[49] A fairy tale about a plucky, independent young princess. Illustrated by Valeria Docampo. Dashka Slater
Serena Ancilotto, King of Provino Italian fairy tale included in The Facetious Nights of Straparola. Giovanni Francesco Straparola
Princess The Princess and the Glass Mountain[50] Swedish folktale
Princess of Arabia The Prince and the Princess in the Forest Danish fairy tale collected in Tang Kristensen's Æventyr far Jylland ("Tales from Jutland"). Andrew Lang included it in The Olive Fairy Book. Evald Tang Kristensen
Princess Ida The Princess 1847 serio-comic blank verse narrative poem. Alfred Tennyson
Princess The Last Giant Short fairy tale from Thompson's collection The Princess of Cozytown.[51] Ruth Plumly Thompson
Princess Pajonia of Pumperdink Oz books The daughter of Peg Amy and Prince Pompadore of Pumperdink. She first appears in The Purple Prince of Oz. Ruth Plumly Thompson
Planetty Oz books Appears in Ruth Plumly Thompson's 1938 novel The Silver Princess in Oz. She also appears in Jeff Freedman's The Magic Dishpan of Oz (1994). Ruth Plumly Thompson
Princess Poppsy Princess of Cozytown Short fairy tale from Thompson's collection The Princess of Cozytown.[51] Ruth Plumly Thompson
Princess Dianidra The Princess Who Could Not Dance Short fairy tale from Thompson's collection The Princess of Cozytown.[51] Ruth Plumly Thompson
Eärwen Unfinished Tales
The Silmarillion
Daughter of Olwë of Alqualondë, king of the Telerin Elves of Aman. She is the wife of Finarfin, Prince of the Noldor, the mother of Galadriel, and Queen of Eldamar. J. R. R. Tolkien
Éowyn Lord of the Rings Though she never actually held the title of "princess", she is the niece of King Théoden of Rohan, the sister of King Éomer of Rohan, the wife of Faramir, a Prince of Gondor. J. R. R. Tolkien
Finduilas The Children of Húrin
The Silmarillion
Daughter of Orodreth, the ruler of Nargothrond. She was a high princess of the Noldor. J. R. R. Tolkien
Galadriel Lord of the Rings
The Silmarillion
Youngest child and only daughter of Finarfin, Prince and later High King of the Noldor, and Eärwen. J. R. R. Tolkien
Idril The Silmarillion, The Book of Lost Tales (The Fall of Gondolin) Daughter of Turgon, Elven king of the Noldor. J. R. R. Tolkien
Princess Lothíriel of Dol Amroth Lord of the Rings Wife of Éomer. J. R. R. Tolkien
Lúthien Tinúviel The Silmarillion A Telerin (Sindarin) princess, daughter of Elu Thingol, King of Dorian, and Melian the Maia. J. R. R. Tolkien
Princess Maria Bolkonskaya War and Peace Princess Maria Nikolayevna Bolkonskaya.[52][53] Daughter of Prince Nikolai Andreyevich Bolkonsky (Prince Bolkonsky).[54] Leo Tolstoy
Sylvie The Great Good Thing[55] Roderick Townley
Petronella Petronella[56] Illustrated by Margaret Organ-Kean. Jay Williams
Aouda Around the World in Eighty Days Jules Verne
Princess Rosamund The Tough Princess[57] Martin Waddell
Holly Crescent Princess at Midnight[58] By-night Princess of Castle Waxing. Andi Watson
Princess Olympe The Fall of Ile-Rien trilogy[59] She is the princess of Ile-Rien. Martha Wells
The Infanta The Birthday of the Infanta Oscar Wilde
Raina The Glass Mountain[60] Diane Wolkstein
Princess The Princess and the Dragon[61] Audrey Wood
Princess Elise Belia Avisette A Vengeful Reflection: The Story of Princess Elise[62] D. Wooten
Princess Cimorene Dealing with Dragons[63] Princess of Linderwall. Patricia C. Wrede
Princess Alianora Enchanted Forest Chronicles Princess of the duchy of Toure-on-Marsh. Patricia C. Wrede
Princess Cimorene Enchanted Forest Chronicles The rebellious princess of the kingdom of Linderwall. Patricia C. Wrede
Princess Djeow Seow The Emperor and the Kite[64] Jane Yolen
Zhao Min The Heaven Sword and Dragon Saber Princess Shaomin, born Minmin Temür. Daughter of Chaghan Temür, the Prince of Ruyang of the Yuan Dynasty, younger sister of Köke Temür, and wife of Zhang Wuji. Jin Yong
Shūrei Hong The Story of Saiunkoku She is the daughter of the Hong clan. Sai Yukino
Zita The Thirteenth Princess[65] The youngest of thirteen sisters. A retelling of "The Twelve Dancing Princesses". Diane Zahler

14538 Abraham Lincoln Who?

Abraham Lincoln (February 12, 1809 – April 15, 1865) was the 16th President of the United States, serving from March 1861 until his assassination in April 1865. Lincoln led the United States through its greatest constitutional, military, and moral crises—the American Civil War—preserving the Union, abolishing slavery, strengthening the national government and modernizing the economy. Reared in a poor family on the western frontier, Lincoln was self-educated, and became a country lawyer, a Whig Party leader, Illinois state legislator during the 1830s, and a one-term member of the United States House of Representatives during the 1840s.

 
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11477 Nelson Mandela Who?

Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela born 18 July 1918 is a South African politician who was the President of South Africa from 1994 to 1999, the first ever to be elected in a fully representative and multi-racial election. His administration focused on dismantling the legacy of apartheid, as well as tackling racism, poverty and inequality.

 
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9012 Leonardo Da Vinci Who?

Leonardo di ser Piero da Vinci (April 15, 1452 – May 2, 1519, Old Style) was an Italian Renaissance polymath: painter, sculptor, architect, musician, mathematician, engineer, inventor, anatomist, geologist, cartographer, botanist, and writer. His genius, perhaps more than that of any other figure, epitomized the Renaissance humanist ideal.

 
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8529 Martin Luther King Jr. Who?

Martin Luther King, Jr. (January 15, 1929 – April 4, 1968) was an American clergyman, activist, and leader in the African-American Civil Rights Movement. He is best known for his role in the advancement of civil rights using nonviolent civil disobedience.

 
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7953 Mahatma Gandhi Who?

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi 2 October 1869 – 30 January 1948), commonly known as Mahatma Gandhi, was the preeminent leader of Indian nationalism in British-ruled India. Employing non-violent civil disobedience, Gandhi led India to independence and inspired movements for non-violence, civil rights and freedom across the world.

 
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7688 William Shakespeare Who?

William Shakespeare (26 April 1564 (baptised) – 23 April 1616) was an English poet and playwright, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world's pre-eminent dramatist. He is often called England's national poet and the "Bard of Avon".

 
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7294 George Washington Who?

George Washington (February 22, 1732 [O.S. February 11, 1731] – December 14, 1799) was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States, serving as the commander-in-chief of the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War.

 
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6712 Isaac Newton Who?

Sir Isaac Newton PRS MP (25 December 1642 – 20 March 1727) was an English physicist and mathematician who is widely regarded as one of the most influential scientists of all time and as a key figure in the scientific revolution. His book Philosophiæ Naturalis Principia Mathematica ("Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy"), first published in 1687, laid the foundations for most of classical mechanics.

 
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6155 Alexander the Great Who?

Alexander III of Macedon (20/21 July 356 – 10/11 June 323 BC), commonly known as Alexander the Great was a king of Macedon, a state in northern ancient Greece. Born in Pella in 356 BC, Alexander was tutored by Aristotle until the age of 16. By the age of thirty, he had created one of the largest empires of the ancient world, stretching from the Ionian Sea to the Himalayas.

 
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5803 Queen Elizabeth I Who?

Elizabeth I (7 September 1533 – 24 March 1603) was queen of England and Ireland from 17 November 1558 until her death. Sometimes called "The Virgin Queen", "Gloriana" or "Good Queen Bess", Elizabeth was the fifth and last monarch of the Tudor dynasty.

 
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5694 Benjamin Franklin Who?

Benjamin Franklin (January 17, 1706 [O.S. January 6, 1705] – April 17, 1790) was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States.

 
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5210 Michelangelo Who?

Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni (6 March 1475 – 18 February 1564), commonly known as Michelangelo was an Italian sculptor, painter, architect, poet, and engineer of the High Renaissance who exerted an unparalleled influence on the development of Western art.

 
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5156 Ludwig van Beethoven Who?

Ludwig van Beethoven (/?l?dv?? væn ?be?.to?v?n/; German: ; baptized 17 December 1770 – 26 March 1827) was a German composer and pianist. A crucial figure in the transition between the Classical and Romantic eras in Western art music, he remains one of the most famous and influential of all composers.

 
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5135 Helen Keller Who?

Helen Adams Keller (June 27, 1880 – June 1, 1968) was an American author, political activist, and lecturer. She was the first deafblind person to earn a Bachelor of Arts degree.

 
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5087 Wright brothers Who?

The Wright brothers, Orville (August 19, 1871 – January 30, 1948) and Wilbur (April 16, 1867 – May 30, 1912), were two American brothers, inventors, and aviation pioneers who were credited with inventing and building the world's first successful airplane and making the first controlled, powered and sustained heavier-than-air human flight, on December 17, 1903. In the two years afterward, the brothers developed their flying machine into the first practical fixed-wing aircraft. Although not the first to build and fly experimental aircraft, the Wright brothers were the first to invent aircraft controls that made fixed-wing powered flight possible.

 
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4971 Walt Disney Who?

Walter Elias "Walt" Disney (December 5, 1901 – December 15, 1966) was an American business magnate, animator, cartoonist, producer, director, screenwriter, entrepreneur, and voice actor. A major figure within the American animation industry and throughout the world, he is regarded as an international icon, and philanthropist, well known for his influence and contributions to the field of entertainment during the 20th century.

 
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4970 Franklin D. Roosevelt Who?

Franklin Delano Roosevelt; January 30, 1882 – April 12, 1945), commonly known by his initials, FDR, 32nd President of the United States (1933–1945), served for 12 years and four terms until his death in 1945, the only president ever to do so, and a central figure in world events during the mid-20th century, leading the United States during a time of worldwide economic depression and total war.

 
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4736 Charles Darwin Who?

Charles Robert Darwin, FRS (12 February 1809 – 19 April 1882) was an English naturalist. He established that all species of life have descended over time from common ancestors, and proposed the scientific theory that this branching pattern of evolution resulted from a process that he called natural selection, in which the struggle for existence has a similar effect to the artificial selection involved in selective breeding.

 
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4617 Thomas Jefferson Who?

Thomas Jefferson (April 13, 1743 (April 2, 1743 O.S.) – July 4, 1826) was an American Founding Father, the principal author of the Declaration of Independence (1776) and the third President of the United States (1801–1809). At the beginning of the American Revolution, he served in the Continental Congress, representing Virginia and then served as a wartime Governor of Virginia (1779–1781).

 
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4608 Albert Einstein Who?

Albert Einstein (14 March 1879 – 18 April 1955) was a German-born theoretical physicist who developed the general theory of relativity, one of the two pillars of modern physics (alongside quantum mechanics). While best known for his mass–energy equivalence formula E = mc2 (which has been dubbed "the world's most famous equation"), he received the 1921 Nobel Prize in Physics "for his services to theoretical physics, and especially for his discovery of the law of the photoelectric effect".

 
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4456 Jackie Robinson Who?

Jack Roosevelt "Jackie" Robinson (January 31, 1919 – October 24, 1972) was an American baseball player who became the first African American to play in Major League Baseball (MLB) in the modern era. Robinson broke the baseball color line when the Brooklyn Dodgers started him at first base on April 15, 1947. As the first major league team to play a black man since the 1880s, the Dodgers ended racial segregation that had relegated black players to the Negro leagues for six decades.

 
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4359 Galileo Galilei Who?

Galileo Galilei (15 February 1564 – 8 January 1642), often known mononymously as Galileo, was an Italian physicist, mathematician, engineer, astronomer, and philosopher who played a major role in the scientific revolution. His achievements include improvements to the telescope and consequent astronomical observations and support for Copernicanism.

 
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4324 Harriet Tubman Who?

Harriet Tubman (born Araminta Harriet Ross; 1820 – March 10, 1913) was an African-American abolitionist, humanitarian, and Union spy during the American Civil War. Born into slavery, Tubman escaped and subsequently made more than thirteen missions to rescue more than 70 slaves using the network of antislavery activists and safe houses known as the Underground Railroad.

 
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4109 Rosa Parks Who?

Rosa Louise McCauley Parks (February 4, 1913 – October 24, 2005) was an African-American civil rights activist, whom the U.S. Congress called "the first lady of civil rights" and "the mother of the freedom movement".

 
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4045 Neil Armstrong Who?

Neil Alden Armstrong (August 5, 1930 – August 25, 2012) was an American astronaut and the first person to walk on the Moon. He was also an aerospace engineer, naval aviator, test pilot, and university professor.

 
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4041 Napoleon Bonaparte Who?

Napoleon Bonaparte,(15 August 1769 – 5 May 1821) was a French military and political leader who rose to prominence during the latter stages of the French Revolution and its associated wars in Europe.

 
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3857 Louis Pasteur Who?

Louis Pasteur ( December 27, 1822 – September 28, 1895) was a French chemist and microbiologist who was one of the most important founders of medical microbiology. He is remembered for his remarkable breakthroughs in the causes and preventions of diseases.

 
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3814 Spartacus Who?

Spartacus (c. 109–71 BC) was a Thracian gladiator, who along with the Gauls Crixus and Oenomaus, a Roman Castus, and a Celt Gannicus, was one of the slave leaders in the Third Servile War, a major slave uprising against the Roman Republic.

 
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3771 Winston Churchill Who?

Sir Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill, KG, OM, CH, TD, DL, FRS, Hon. RA (30 November 1874 – 24 January 1965) was a British politician, best known for his leadership of the United Kingdom during the Second World War.

 
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3729 Marco Polo Who?

Marco Polo c.1254 – January 8-9, 1324) was a Venetian merchant traveler whose travels are recorded in Livres des merveilles du monde, a book which did much to introduce Europeans to Central Asia and China. He learned the mercantile trade from his father and uncle, Niccolò and Maffeo, who traveled through Asia, and apparently met Kublai Khan.

 
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3719 Copernicus Who?

Nicolaus Copernicus (19 February 1473 – 24 May 1543) was a Renaissance mathematician and astronomer who formulated a heliocentric model of the universe which placed the Sun, rather than the Earth, at the center.

 
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3691 Marie Curie Who?

Marie Sklodowska-Curie (7 November 1867 – 4 July 1934) was a Polish and naturalized-French physicist and chemist who conducted pioneering research on radioactivity. She was the first woman to win a Nobel Prize, the only woman to win in two fields, and the only person to win in multiple sciences.

 
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3605 Gautama Buddha (Siddhartha Gautama) Who?

Gautama Buddha, also known as Siddh?rtha Gautama, Shakyamuni, or simply the Buddha, was a sage on whose teachings Buddhism was founded.

 
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3543 Moses Who?

Moses (ISO 259-3) was, according to the Hebrew Bible, the Qur'an, and Baha'i scripture, a religious leader, lawgiver, and prophet, to whom the authorship of the Torah is traditionally attributed. Also called Moshe Rabbenu in Hebrew ("Moses our Teacher/Rabbi"), he is the most important prophet in Judaism; he is also an important prophet in Christianity and Islam, as well as a number of other faiths.

 
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3431 LeBron James Who?

LeBron Raymone James; born December 30, 1984), nicknamed "King James", is an American professional basketball player for the Miami Heat of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Standing at 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) and weighing in at 250 lb (113 kg), he has played the small forward and power forward positions.

 
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3422 Michael Jordan Who?

Michael Jeffrey Jordan (born February 17, 1963), also known by his initials, MJ, is an American former professional basketball player, entrepreneur, and majority owner and chairman of the Charlotte Bobcats. His biography on the National Basketball Association (NBA) website states, "By acclamation, Michael Jordan is the greatest basketball player of all time." Jordan was one of the most effectively marketed athletes of his generation and was considered instrumental in popularizing the NBA around the world in the 1980s and 1990s.

 
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3388 Anne Frank Who?

Annelies "Anne" Marie Frank 12 June 1929 – early March 1945) was one of the most discussed Jewish victims of the Holocaust. Her diary has been the basis for several plays and films.

 
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3316 J. K. Rowling Who?

Joanne "Jo" Rowling, OBE FRSL (born 31 July 1965), pen name J. K. Rowling, is a British novelist, best known as the author of the Harry Potter fantasy series.

 
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3310 Muhammad Ali Who?

Muhammad Ali (born Cassius Marcellus Clay, Jr., January 17, 1942) is an American former professional boxer, philanthropist and social activist. Considered a cultural icon, Ali has both been idolized and vilified.

 
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3305 Alexander Fleming Who?

Alexander Fleming (6th August 1881 - 11th March 1955) was a Scottish bacteriologist and immunologist, who is best known for his discovery of penicillin. This drug changed the way disease was treated and cemented Fleming’s name in medical history. It took him 12 years to convince the authorities of its medical properties. 

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3247 Charles Dickens Who?

Charles John Huffam Dickens (7 February 1812 – 9 June 1870) was an English writer and social critic. He created some of the world's most memorable fictional characters and is generally regarded as the greatest novelist of the Victorian period.

 
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3191 William the Conqueror Who?

William I (1028 – 9 September 1087), usually known as William the Conqueror was the first Norman King of England, reigning from 1066 until his death in 1087.  

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3180 Theodore Roosevelt Who?

Theodore "T.R." Roosevelt, Jr., (October 27, 1858 – January 6, 1919) was the 26th President of the United States (1901–1909). He is noted for his exuberant personality, range of interests and achievements, and his leadership of the Progressive Movement, as well as his "cowboy" persona and robust masculinity.

 
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3178 Alexander Graham Bell Who?

Alexander Graham Bell (March 3, 1847 – August 2, 1922) was an eminent scientist, inventor, engineer and innovator who is credited with inventing the first practical telephone.

 
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3171 Cleopatra Who?

Cleopatra VII Philopator (Greek: Late 69 BC – August 12, 30 BC), known to history as Cleopatra, was the last active pharaoh of Ancient Egypt. As pharaoh, she consummated a liaison with Julius Caesar that solidified her grip on the throne. 

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3155 John Fitzgerald Kennedy Who?

John Fitzgerald "Jack" Kennedy (May 29, 1917 – November 22, 1963), often referred to by his initials JFK, was the 35th President of the United States, serving from 1961 until his death in 1963.

 
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3116 Voltaire Who?

François-Marie Arouet (21 November 1694 – 30 May 1778), known by his nom de plume Voltaire was a French Enlightenment writer, historian and philosopher famous for his wit, his attacks on the established Catholic Church, and his advocacy of freedom of religion, freedom of expression, and separation of church and state. Voltaire was a versatile writer, producing works in almost every literary form, including plays, poems, novels, essays, and historical and scientific works.

 
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3093 Karl Marx Who?

Karl Heinrich Marx (German pronunciation: (5 May 1818 – 14 March 1883) was a Prussian-German philosopher and revolutionary socialist. His ideas played a significant role in the establishment of the social sciences and the development of the socialist movement.

 
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3062 Leo Tolstoy Who?

Count Lev Nikolayevich Tolstoy (9 September 1828 – 20 November 1910)also known as Leo Tolstoy, was a Russian writer, philosopher and political thinker who primarily wrote novels and short stories. Tolstoy was a master of realistic fiction and is widely considered one of the world's greatest novelists. He is best known for two long novels, War and Peace (1869) and Anna Karenina (1877). His ideas on nonviolent resistance, expressed in such works as The Kingdom of God Is Within You, were to have a profound impact on such pivotal twentieth-century figures as Mohandas Gandhi,Martin Luther King, Jr., and James Bevel. 

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2985 Frederick Douglass Who?

Frederick Douglass (born Frederick Augustus Washington Bailey, c. February 1818 – February 20, 1895) was an African-American social reformer, orator, writer and statesman. After escaping from slavery, he became a leader of the abolitionist movement, gaining note for his dazzling oratory and incisive antislavery writing. He stood as a living counter-example to slaveholders' arguments that slaves lacked the intellectual capacity to function as independent American citizens. Many Northerners also found it hard to believe that such a great orator had been a slave. 

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2962 Florence Nightingale Who?

Florence Nightingale, OM, RRC (12 May 1820 – 13 August 1910) was a celebrated English social reformer and statistician, and the founder of modern nursing. She came to prominence while serving as a nurse during the Crimean War, where she tended to wounded soldiers.

 
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2948 Susan B Anthony Who?

Susan Brownell Anthony (February 15, 1820 – March 13, 1906) was a prominent American civil rights leader who played a pivotal role in the 19th century women's rights movement to introduce women's suffrage into the United States. She was co-founder of the first Women's Temperance Movement with Elizabeth Cady Stanton as President.

 
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2931 John Adams Who?

John Adams (October 30, 1735 (O.S. October 19, 1735)  – July 4, 1826) was the second president of the United States (1797–1801), having earlier served as the first vice president of the United States.

 
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2931 Elvis Presley Who?

Elvis Aaron Presley(January 8, 1935 – August 16, 1977) was an American singer and actor. A cultural icon, he is commonly known by the single name Elvis.

 
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2930 Queen Victoria Who?

Queen Victoria (Alexandrina Victoria; 24 May 1819 – 22 January 1901) was the monarch of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland from 20 June 1837 until her death. From 1 May 1876, she used the additional title of Empress of India.

 
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2930 Stephen Hawking Who?

Stephen William Hawking, CH, CBE, FRS, FRSA (born 8 January 1942) is a British theoretical physicist, cosmologist, and author. Among his significant scientific works have been a collaboration with Roger Penrose on gravitational singularities theorems in the framework of general relativity, and the theoretical prediction that black holes emit radiation, often called Hawking radiation.

 
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2906 Eleanor Roosevelt Who?

Anna Eleanor Roosevelt (October 11, 1884 – November 7, 1962) was the longest-serving First Lady of the United States, holding the post from 1933 to 1945 during her husband Franklin D. Roosevelt's four terms in office.

 
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2894 Mother Theresa Who?

Blessed Teresa of Calcutta, born Anjezë Gonxhe Bojaxhiu (Albanian: and commonly known as Mother Teresa (26 August 1910 – 5 September 1997), was an ethnic Albanian, Indian Roman Catholic nun.

 
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2887 Bill Gates Who?

William Henry "Bill" Gates III (born October 28, 1955) is an American business magnate, investor, programmer,inventor and philanthropist. Gates is the former chief executive and current chairman of Microsoft, the world’s largest personal-computer software company, which he co-founded with Paul Allen.

 
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2887 Lao Tzu Who?

Laozi (also Lao-Tzu or Lao-tze) was a philosopher and poet of ancient China. He is best known as the reputed author of the Tao Te Ching and the founder of philosophical Taoism, but he is also revered as a deity in religious Taoism and traditional Chinese religions.

 
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2863 Vincent van Gogh Who?

Vincent Willem van Gogh (30 March 1853 – 29 July 1890) was a post-Impressionist painter of Dutch origin whose work—notable for its rough beauty, emotional honesty, and bold color—had a far-reaching influence on 20th-century art. After years of painful anxiety and frequent bouts of mental illness, he died aged 37 from a gunshot wound, generally accepted to be self-inflicted (although no gun was ever found).

 
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2856 Malcolm X Who?

Malcolm X (May 19, 1925 – February 21, 1965), born Malcolm Little and also known as El-Hajj Malik El-Shabazz, was an African-American Muslim minister and human rights activist. To his admirers, he was a courageous advocate for the rights of blacks, a man who indicted white America in the harshest ters for its crimes against black Americans.

 
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2828 Cicero Who?

Marcus Tullius Cicero ( 3 January 106 BC – 7 December 43 BC; sometimes anglicized as Tully), was a Roman philosopher, politician, lawyer, orator, political theorist, consul and constitutionalist.

 
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2806 Queen Isabella I Who?

Isabella I (Spanish: Isabel, Old Spanish: Ysabel; 22 April 1451 – 26 November 1504), also known as Isabella the Catholic, was queen of Castile and León (Crown of Castile). She and her husband, Ferdinand II of Aragon, brought stability to the kingdoms that became the basis for the political unification of Spain under their grandson, Holy Roman Emperor Charles V.

 
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2799 Steve Jobs Who?

Steven Paul "Steve" Jobs (/?d??bz/; February 24, 1955 – October 5, 2011) was an American entrepreneur and inventor, best known as the co-founder, chairman, and CEO of Apple Inc. Through Apple, he was widely recognized as a charismatic pioneer of the personal computer revolution and for his influential career in the computer and consumer electronics fields, transforming "one industry after another, from computers and smartphones to music and movies..." Jobs also co-founded and served as chief executive of Pixar Animation Studios; he became a member of the board of directors of The Walt Disney Company in 2006, when Disney acquired Pixar.

 
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2778 Oskar Schindler Who?

Oskar Schindler (28 April 1908 – 9 October 1974) was an ethnic German industrialist, German spy, and member of the Nazi party who is credited with saving the lives of over 1,200 Jews during the Holocaust by employing them in his enamelware and ammunitions factories, which were located in what is now Poland and the Czech Republic respectively. He is the subject of the 1982 novel Schindler's Ark, and the 1993 film based on it, Schindler's List which highlights the contradictory trajectory of an opportunistic and amoral man initially motivated by profit, who came to show extraordinary initiative, tenacity and dedication in order to save the lives of his Jewish employees, ending his life in poverty.

 
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2698 Mark Twain Who?

Samuel Langhorne Clemens (November 30, 1835 – April 21, 1910), better known by his pen name Mark Twain, was an American author and humorist. He is noted for his novel The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1876) and its sequel, Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1885), the latter often called "the Great American Novel."

 
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2694 Usain Bolt Who?

Usain St. Leo Bolt, OJ, CD (born 21 August 1986), is a Jamaican sprinter widely regarded as the fastest person ever.

 
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2688 John Lennon Who?

John Ono Lennon, MBE (born John Winston Lennon; 9 October 1940 – 8 December 1980) was an English musician, singer and songwriter who rose to worldwide fame as a founder member of the Beatles, one of the most commercially successful and critically acclaimed acts in the history of popular music. With Paul McCartney, he formed one of the most celebrated songwriting partnerships of the 20th century.

 
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2685 Elizabeth Cady Stanton Who?

Elizabeth Cady Stanton (November 12, 1815 – October 26, 1902) was an American social activist, abolitionist, and leading figure of the early women's rights movement. Her Declaration of Sentiments, presented at the first women's rights convention held in 1848 in Seneca Falls, New York, is often credited with initiating the first organized women's rights and women's suffrage movements in the United States.

 
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2668 Jonas Salk Who?

Jonas Edward Salk (/s??lk/; October 28, 1914 – June 23, 1995) was an American medical researcher and virologist. He discovered and developed the first successful inactivated polio vaccine.

 
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2651 Victor Hugo Who?

Victor Marie Hugo (26 February 1802 – 22 May 1885) was a French poet, novelist, and dramatist of the Romantic movement. He is considered one of the greatest and best known French writers. He also produced more than 4000 drawings and earned widespread respect as a campaigner for social causes such as the abolition of the death penalty. 

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2644 Pelé Who?

Edson Arantes do Nascimento, better known as Pelé (Brazilian Portuguese: [pe??l?], name given as Edison on birth certificate, born 21 October 1940 – however, Pelé himself claims that he was born on 23 October), is a retired Brazilian footballer. He is regarded by many experts, football critics, former players, current players and football fans in general as the best player of all time.

 
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2637 Margaret Sanger Who?

Margaret Higgins Sanger (September 14, 1879 – September 6, 1966) was an American birth control activist, sex educator, and nurse. Sanger popularized the term birth control, opened the first birth control clinic in the United States, and established organizations that evolved into the Planned Parenthood Federation of America.

 
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2633 Edgar Allen Poe Who?

Edgar Allan Poe (born Edgar Poe; January 19, 1809 – October 7, 1849) was an American author, poet, editor and literary critic, considered part of the American Romantic Movement. Best known for his tales of mystery and the macabre, Poe was one of the earliest American practitioners of the short story and is generally considered the inventor of the detective fiction genre.

 
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2595 Lech Walesa Who?

Lech Walesa (/Polish:  ); born 29 September 1943) is a Polish politician, trade-union organizer, philanthropist and human-rights activist. A charismatic leader, he co-founded Solidarity (Solidarno), the Soviet bloc's first independent trade union, won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1983, and served as President of Poland between 1990 and 1995

 
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2591 John Locke Who?

John Locke FRS; 29 August 1632 – 28 October 1704), widely known as the Father of Classical Liberalism, was an English philosopher and physician regarded as one of the most influential of Enlightenment thinkers. Considered one of the first of the British empiricists, following the tradition of Francis Bacon, he is equally important to social contract theory.

 
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2580 Friedrich Nietzsche Who?

Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche (October 15, 1844 – August 25, 1900) was a German philosopher, poet, composer, cultural critic, and classical philologist. He wrote critical texts on religion, morality, contemporary culture, philosophy, and science, displaying a fondness for metaphor, irony, and aphorism.

 
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2580 Paul McCartney Who?

Sir James Paul McCartney, MBE (born 18 June 1942) is an English musician, singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and composer. With John Lennon, George Harrison and Ringo Starr, he gained worldwide fame as a member of the Beatles, widely regarded as one of the most popular and influential acts in the history of rock music; his songwriting partnership with Lennon is one of the most celebrated of the 20th century.

 
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2571 Blaise Pascal Who?

Blaise Pascal (French: [bl?z paskal]; 19 June 1623 – 19 August 1662) was a French mathematician, physicist, inventor, writer and Christian philosopher. He was a child prodigy who was educated by his father, a tax collector in Rouen.

 
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2566 Sir Francis Drake Who?

Sir Francis Drake, Vice Admiral (1540 – 27 January 1596) was an English sea captain, privateer, navigator, slaver, and politician of the Elizabethan era. Elizabeth I of England awarded Drake a knighthood in 1581. He was second-in-command of the English fleet against the Spanish Armada in 1588. He also carried out the second circumnavigation of the world, from 1577 to 1580. He died of dysentery in January 1596 after unsuccessfully attacking San Juan, Puerto Rico.

 
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2560 George Herman "Babe" Ruth Who?

George Herman "Babe" Ruth, Jr. (February 6, 1895 – August 16, 1948), was an American baseball outfielder and pitcher who played 22 seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB) from 1914 to 1935. Nicknamed "the Bambino" and "the Sultan of Swat", he began his career as a stellar left-handed pitcher for the Boston Red Sox, but achieved his greatest fame as a slugging outfielder for the New York Yankees. 

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2559 Clara Barton Who?

Clarissa Harlowe "Clara" Barton (December 25, 1821 – April 12, 1912) was a pioneer American teacher, patent clerk, nurse, and humanitarian. At a time when relatively few women worked outside the home, Barton built a career helping others.

 
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2549 William Wallace Who?

Sir William Wallace (Medieval Gaelic: Uilliam Uallas; modern Scottish Gaelic: Uilleam Uallas; Norman French: William le Waleys; (died 23 August 1305) was a Scottish landowner who became one of the main leaders during the Wars of Scottish Independence.

 
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2542 Leonidas I Who?

Leonidas I "son of the lion" (died 480 BC), also known as Leonidas the Brave was a Greek hero-king of Sparta, the 17th of the Agiad line, third son of Anaxandridas II of Sparta, who was believed to be a descendant of Heracles, possessing much of the latter's strength and bravery. Leonidas is notable for his leadership at the Battle of Thermopylae.

 
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2526 Alfred the Great Who?

Alfred the Great (849 – 26 October 899) was King of Wessex from 871 to 899. Alfred successfully defended his kingdom against the Viking attempt at conquest and, by the time of his death, had become the dominant ruler in England. He is the only English monarch to be accorded the epithet "the Great". Alfred was the first King of the West Saxons to style himself "King of the Anglo-Saxons". 

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2518 Oliver Cromwell Who?

Oliver Cromwell (25 April 1599 – 3 September 1658) was an English military and political leader and later Lord Protector of the Commonwealth of England, Scotland and Ireland.

 
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2514 Archimedes Who?

Archimedes of Syracuse (circa 287 BC – circa 212 BC) was an ancient Greek mathematician, physicist, engineer, inventor and astronomer. Although few details of his life are known, he is regarded as one of the leading scientists in classical antiquity.

 
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2489 Amelia Earhart Who?

Amelia Mary Earhart (July 24, 1897 – disappeared July 2, 1937) was an American aviation pioneer and author. Earhart was the first female aviator to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean.

 
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2486 Ulysses S. Grant Who?

Ulysses S. Grant (born Hiram Ulysses Grant; April 27, 1822 – July 23, 1885) was the 18th President of the United States (1869–1877) following his highly successful role as a war general in the second half of the Civil War.

 
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2480 Duke of Wellington Who?

Field Marshal Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington, KG, GCB, GCH, PC, FRS (1 May 1769 – 14 September 1852), was a British soldier and statesman, a native of Ireland from the Anglo-Irish Ascendancy, and one of the leading military and political figures of the 19th century. He is often referred to as the "Duke of Wellington", even after his death, even though there have been subsequent Dukes of Wellington.

 
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2465 Emmeline Pankhurst Who?

Emmeline Pankhurst (née Goulden; 15 July 1858 – 14 June 1928) was a British political activist and leader of the British suffragette movement that helped women win the right to vote. In 1999 Time named Pankhurst as one of the 100 Most Important People of the 20th Century, stating: "she shaped an idea of women for our time; she shook society into a new pattern from which there could be no going back." She was widely criticized for her militant tactics, and historians disagree about their effectiveness, but her work is recognised as a crucial element in achieving women's suffrage in Britain.

 
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2428 George Washington Carver Who?

George Washington Carver (by January 1864 – January 5, 1943), was an American scientist, botanist, educator, and inventor. The exact day and year of his birth are unknown; he is believed to have been born into slavery in Missouri in January 1864. Carver's reputation is based on his research into and promotion of alternative crops to cotton, such as peanuts, soybeans, and sweet potatoes, which also aided nutrition for farm families. 

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2419 Charlotte Perkins Gilman Who?

Charlotte Perkins Gilman (July 3, 1860 – August 17, 1935) was a prominent American feminist, sociologist, novelist, writer of short stories, poetry, and nonfiction, and a lecturer for social reform. She was a utopian feminist during a time when her accomplishments were exceptional for women, and she served as a role model for future generations of feminists because of her unorthodox concepts and lifestyle.

 
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2398 Thomas Paine Who?

Thomas Paine (January 29, 1737 (NS February 9, 1737) – June 8, 1809) was an English-American political activist, author, political theorist and revolutionary. As the author of two highly influential pamphlets at the start of the American Revolution, he inspired the Patriots in 1776 to declare independence from Britain.

 
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2379 Princess Diana Who?

Diana, Princess of Wales (Diana Frances; née Spencer; 1 July 1961 – 31 August 1997), was the first wife of Charles, Prince of Wales, the eldest child and heir apparent of Queen Elizabeth II.

 
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2374 Leif Erikson Who?

Leif Erikson or Leif Ericson (Old Norse: Leifr Eiríksson; Icelandic: Leifur Eiríksson; Norwegian: Leiv Eiriksson c. 970 – c. 1020) was a Norse explorer regarded as the first European to land in North America (excluding Greenland), nearly 500 years before Christopher Columbus. According to the Sagas of Icelanders, he established a Norse settlement at Vinland, tentatively identified with the Norse L'Anse aux Meadows on the northern tip of Newfoundland in modern-day Canada. 

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2363 Philip II of Spain Who?

Philip II of Spain (Spanish: Felipe II; 21 May 1527 – 13 September 1598) was King of Spain (as Philip II in Castille and Philip I in Aragon) and Portugal as Philip I (Portuguese: Filipe I). During his marriage to Queen Mary I, he was King of England and Ireland and pretender to the kingdom of France.

 
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2359 Colonel Claus von Stauffenberg Who?

Claus Philipp Maria Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg, commonly referred to as Claus Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg(15 November 1907 – 21 July 1944), was a German army officer and aristocrat who was one of the leading members of the failed 20 July plot of 1944 to assassinate Adolf Hitler and remove the Nazi Party from power. Along with Henning von Tresckow and Hans Oster, he was one of the central figures of the German Resistance movement within the Wehrmacht. For his involvement in the movement he was executed by firing squad shortly after the failed attempt known as Operation Valkyrie. 

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2358 Booker T. Washington Who?

Booker Taliaferro Washington (April 5, 1856 – November 14, 1915) was an African-American educator, author, orator, and advisor to presidents of the United States.

Between 1890 and 1915, Washington was the dominant leader in the African-American community. Washington was of the last generation of black American leaders born into slavery and became the leading voice of the former slaves and their descendants, who were newly oppressed by disfranchisement and the Jim Crow discriminatory laws enacted in the post-Reconstruction Southern states in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. 
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2350 Emily Dickinson Who?

Emily Elizabeth Dickinson (December 10, 1830 – May 15, 1886) was an American poet. Born in Amherst, Massachusetts, to a successful family with strong community ties, she lived a mostly introverted and reclusive life.

 
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2339 Raoul Wallenberg Who?

Raoul Wallenberg (August 4, 1912 – July 17, 1947?) was a Swedish architect, businessman, diplomat and humanitarian. He is widely celebrated for his successful efforts to rescue tens of thousands to about one hundred thousand Jews in Nazi-occupied Hungary during the Holocaust from Hungarian Fascists and the Nazis during the later stages of World War II.

 
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2332 Walt Whitman Who?

Walter "Walt" Whitman (/?w?tm?n/; May 31, 1819 – March 26, 1892) was an American poet, essayist and journalist. A humanist, he was a part of the transition between transcendentalism and realism, incorporating both views in his works.

 
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2324 Simon Bolivar Who?

Simón José Antonio de la Santísima Trinidad Bolívar y Palacios Ponte y Blanco (24 July 1783 – 17 December 1830), commonly known as Simón Bolívar, was a military and political leader.

Bolívar played a key role in Latin America's successful struggle for independence from the Spanish Empire, and is today considered one of the most influential politicians in the history of the Americas. 
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2321 Geertruida Wijsmuller-Meijer Who?

Geertruida (Truus) Wijsmuller-Meijer (Alkmaar, 21 April 1896 – Amsterdam, 30 August 1978) was a Dutch war hero, resistance fighter, and probably after Raoul Wallenberg the greatest saviour of Jews. She was recognized as Righteous among the Nations by Yad Vashem. In all likelihood, she, together with others involved with Kindertransport, saved more than 10,000 Jewish children.

 
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2320 Margaret Fuller Who?

Sarah Margaret Fuller Ossoli (May 23, 1810 – July 19, 1850), commonly known as Margaret Fuller, was an American journalist, critic, and women's rights advocate associated with the American transcendentalism movement. She was the first full-time American female book reviewer in journalism.

 
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2315 Ernest Hemingway Who?

Ernest Miller Hemingway (July 21, 1899 – July 2, 1961) was an American author and journalist. His economical and understated style had a strong influence on 20th-century fiction, while his life of adventure and his public image influenced later generations.

 
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2302 Henry David Thoreau Who?

Henry David Thoreau ( July 12, 1817 – May 6, 1862) was an American author, poet, philosopher, polymath, abolitionist, naturalist, tax resister, development critic, surveyor, historian, and leading transcendentalist.

 
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2297 Lionel Messi Who?

Lionel Andrés "Leo" Messi born 24 June 1987) is an Argentine footballer who plays as a forward for La Liga club FC Barcelona and the Argentina national team. He serves as the captain of his country's national football team.

 
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2292 Rachel Carson Who?

Rachel Louise Carson (May 27, 1907 – April 14, 1964) was an American marine biologist and conservationist whose book Silent Spring and other writings are credited with advancing the global environmental movement.

 
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2290 Abigail Adams Who?

Abigail Adams (née Smith; November 22 [O.S. November 11] 1744 – October 28, 1818) was the wife of John Adams, who was the second President of the United States, and the mother of John Quincy Adams, the sixth.

 
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2281 Thomas Clarkson Who?

Thomas Clarkson (28 March 1760 – 26 September 1846), was an English abolitionist, and a leading campaigner against the slave trade in the British Empire. He helped found The Society for Effecting the Abolition of the Slave Trade and helped achieve passage of the Slave Trade Act of 1807, which ended British trade in slaves.

 
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2281 Cristiano Ronaldo Who?

Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro, OIH (born 5 February 1985), commonly known as Cristiano Ronaldo, is a Portuguese footballer who plays as a forward for Spanish La Liga club Real Madrid and who serves as captain of the Portuguese national team. He became the most expensive footballer in history upon his 2009 move from Manchester United to Real Madrid in a transfer worth £80 million (€94 million/1.6 million), a record that would later be reportedly broken by Gareth Bale, who joined Real Madrid in 2013 for £85 million (€100 million).

 
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2281 Mozart Who?

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (27 January 1756 – 5 December 1791), baptised as Johannes Chrysostomus Wolfgangus Theophilus Mozart, was a prolific and influential composer of the Classical era. Mozart showed prodigious ability from his earliest childhood. He is among the most enduringly popular of classical composers, and his influence on subsequent Western art music is profound. 

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2276 St. Thomas Acquinas Who?

Thomas Aquinas, OP (1225 – 7 March 1274), also Thomas of Aquin or Aquino, was an Italian Dominican friar and priest and an immensely influential philosopher and theologian in the tradition of scholasticism, within which he is also known as the "Doctor Angelicus", "Doctor Communis", and "Doctor Universalis". Thomas is considered the Church's greatest theologian and philosopher. 

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2266 Ralph Waldo Emerson Who?

Ralph Waldo Emerson (May 25, 1803 – April 27, 1882) was an American essayist, lecturer, and poet, who led the Transcendentalist movement of the mid-19th century. He was seen as a champion of individualism and a prescient critic of the countervailing pressures of society. 

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2263 Dalai Lama Who?

The Dalai Lama is a high lama in the Gelug or "Yellow Hat" school of Tibetan Buddhism, founded by Tsongkhapa (1357–1419). The name is a combination of the Mongolian word dalai meaning "Ocean" and the Tibetan word bla-ma (with a silent "b") meaning "guru, teacher".

 
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2263 Harriet Beecher Stowe Who?

Harriet Beecher Stowe (June 14, 1811 – July 1, 1896) was an American abolitionist and author. Her novel Uncle Tom's Cabin (1852) was a depiction of life for African Americans under slavery; it reached millions as a novel and play, and became influential in the United States and United Kingdom.

 
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2259 Horatio Nelson Who?

Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson, KB (29 September 1758 – 21 October 1805) was a flag officer famous for his service in the Royal Navy, particularly during the Napoleonic Wars. He was noted for his inspirational leadership and superb grasp of strategy and unconventional tactics, which resulted in a number of decisive naval victories.

 
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2256 Oscar Wilde Who?

Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wills Wilde (16 October 1854 – 30 November 1900) was an Irish writer and poet. After writing in different forms throughout the 1880s, he became one of London's most popular playwrights in the early 1890s.

 
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2250 Albert Schweitzer Who?

Albert Schweitzer, OM (14 January 1875 – 4 September 1965) was a German, and later French, theologian, organist, philosopher, physician, and medical missionary in Africa, also known for his interpretive life of Jesus. He was born in the province of Alsace-Lorraine, at that time part of the German Empire.

 
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2244 Sarah Bernhardt Who?

Sarah Bernhardt (22/23 October 1844 – 26 March 1923) was a French stage and early film actress, and was referred to as "the most famous actress the world has ever known." Bernhardt made her fame on the stages of France in the 1870s, at the beginning of the Belle Epoque period, and was soon in demand in Europe and the Americas.

 
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2237 Irena Sendlerowa (Irene Sendler) Who?

Irena Sendler (née Krzy?anowska, also referred to as Irena Sendlerowa in Poland, Nom de guerre Jolanta; 15 February 1910 – 12 May 2008) was a Polish Roman Catholic nurse/social worker who served in the Polish Underground during World War II, and as head of children's section of ?egota, an underground resistance organization in German-occupied Warsaw. Assisted by some two dozen other ?egota members, Sendler smuggled some 2,500 Jewish children out of the Warsaw Ghetto and then provided them with false identity documents and with housing outside the Ghetto, saving those children during the Holocaust.

 
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2236 Betty Friedan Who?

Betty Friedan (February 4, 1921 – February 4, 2006) was an American writer, activist, and feminist. A leading figure in the women's movement in the United States, her 1963 book The Feminine Mystique is often credited with sparking the second wave of American feminism in the 20th century.

 
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2235 Joseph Conrad Who?

Joseph Conrad (born Józef Teodor Konrad Korzeniowski; 3 December 1857 – 3 August 1924) was a Polish author who wrote in English after settling in England. He was granted British nationality in 1886, but always considered himself a Pole.

 
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2232 Alan Turing Who?

Alan Mathison Turing, 23 June 1912 – 7 June 1954) was a British mathematician, logician, cryptanalyst, philosopher, pioneering computer scientist, mathematical biologist, and marathon and ultra distance runner. He was highly influential in the development of computer science, providing a formalisation of the concepts of "algorithm" and "computation" with the Turing machine, which can be considered a model of a general purpose computer.

 
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2231 Harry Houdini Who?

Harry Houdini (born Erik Weisz in Budapest, later Ehrich Weiss or Harry Weiss; March 24, 1874 – October 31, 1926) was a Hungarian-American stunt performer, noted for his sensational escape acts. He first attracted notice as "Harry Handcuff Houdini" on a tour of Europe, where he challenged different police forces to try to keep him locked up.

 
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2210 Bertrand Russell Who?

Bertrand Arthur William Russell, 3rd Earl Russell, OM, FRS (18 May 1872 – 2 February 1970) was a British philosopher, logician, mathematician, historian, social critic and political activist. At various points in his life he considered himself a liberal, a socialist, and a pacifist, but he also admitted that he had never been any of these in any profound sense.

 
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2209 Theodor Seuss Geisel Who?

Theodor Seuss Geisel (March 2, 1904 – September 24, 1991) was an American writer, poet, and cartoonist. He was most widely known for his children's books written and illustrated as Dr. Seuss. 

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2204 Henry Ford Who?

Henry Ford (July 30, 1863 – April 7, 1947) was an American industrialist, the founder of the Ford Motor Company, and sponsor of the development of the assembly line technique of mass production. Although Ford did not invent the automobile or the assembly line, he developed and manufactured the first automobile that many middle class Americans could afford.

 
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2203 Deitrich Bonnhoeffer Who?

Dietrich Bonhoeffer (German: February 4, 1906 – April 9, 1945) was a German Lutheran pastor, theologian, dissident anti-Nazi, and founding member of the Confessing Church. Apart from his theological writings, Bonhoeffer became known for his staunch resistance to the Nazi dictatorship. He strongly opposed Hitler's euthanasia program and genocidal persecution of the Jews. He was also involved in plans by members of the Abwehr (the German Military Intelligence Office) to assassinate Adolf Hitler. He was arrested in April 1943 by the Gestapo and executed by hanging on April 1945 while imprisoned at a Nazi concentration camp, just 23 days before the German surrender. 

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2198 Bob Dylan Who?

Bob Dylan (born Robert Allen Zimmerman, May 24, 1941) is an American musician, singer-songwriter, artist, and writer. He has been an influential figure in popular music and culture for more than five decades.

 
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2194 William Wilberforce Who?

William Wilberforce (24 August 1759 – 29 July 1833) was an English politician, philanthropist, and a leader of the movement to abolish the slave trade. A native of Kingston upon Hull, Yorkshire, he began his political career in 1780, eventually becoming the independent Member of Parliament for Yorkshire (1784–1812).

 
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2188 Boudica Who?

Boudica (alternative spelling: Boudicca), also known as Boadicea /bo?d??si??/ and known in Welsh as Buddug(d. AD 60 or 61) was queen of the British Iceni tribe who led an uprising against the occupying forces of the Roman Empire.

 
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2181 Ernesto 'Che' Guevara Who?

Ernesto "Che" Guevara (Spanish pronunciation: June 14, 1928 – October 9, 1967), commonly known as el Che or simply Che, was an Argentine Marxist revolutionary, physician, author, guerrilla leader, diplomat, and military theorist. A major figure of the Cuban Revolution, his stylized visage has become a ubiquitous countercultural symbol of rebellion and global insignia within popular culture.

 
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2179 Pocahontas Who?

Pocahontas (born Matoaka, known as Amonute, and later known as Rebecca Rolfe, c. 1595 – March 1617) was a Virginia Indian notable for her association with the colonial settlement at Jamestown, Virginia. Pocahontas was the daughter of Powhatan, the paramount chief of a network of tributary tribal nations in the Tsenacommacah, encompassing the Tidewater region of Virginia. She is said to have saved the life of an Indian captive, Englishman John Smith, in 1607 by placing her head upon his own when her father raised his war club to execute him. 

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2173 Sophie Scholl Who?

Sophia Magdalena Scholl (9 May 1921 – 22 February 1943) was a German student and revolutionary, active within the White Rose non-violent resistance group in Nazi Germany. She was convicted of high treason after having been found distributing anti-war leaflets at the University of Munich with her brother Hans.

 
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2170 Mary Harris Jones "Mother Jones" Who?

Mary Harris "Mother" Jones (1837 – 30 November 1930) was an Irish-American schoolteacher and dressmaker who became a prominent labor and community organizer.She then helped coordinate major strikes and cofounded the Industrial Workers of the World. 

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2169 Thomas Alva Edison Who?

Thomas Alva Edison (February 11, 1847 – October 18, 1931) was an American inventor and businessman. He developed many devices that greatly influenced life around the world, including the phonograph, the motion picture camera, and a long-lasting, practical electric light bulb.

 
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2168 Democritus Who?

Democritus (c. 460 – c. 370 BC) was an influential Ancient Greek pre-Socratic philosopher primarily remembered today for his formulation of an atomic theory of the universe. Many consider Democritus to be the "father of modern science". 

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2165 Michael Collins (Irish Leader) Who?

Michael Collins (16 October 1890 – 22 August 1922) was an Irish revolutionary leader, Minister for Finance and Teachta Dála (TD) for Cork South in the First Dáil of 1919. 

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2157 Florence Kelley Who?

Florence Kelley (September 12, 1859 – February 17, 1932) was an American social and political reformer. Her work against sweatshops and for the minimum wage, eight-hour workdays, and children's rights is widely regarded today.

 
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2156 Robert the Bruce Who?

Robert I (11 July 1274 – 7 June 1329), popularly known as Robert the Bruce, was King of Scots from 1306 until his death in 1329. Robert was one of the most famous warriors of his generation, eventually leading Scotland during the Wars of Scottish Independence against England. He fought successfully during his reign to regain Scotland's place as an independent nation, and is today remembered in Scotland as a national hero. 

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2151 Carl Sagan Who?

Carl Edward Sagan (November 9, 1934 – December 20, 1996) was an American astronomer, astrophysicist, cosmologist, author, science popularizer and science communicator in astronomy and natural sciences. His contributions were central to the discovery of the high surface temperatures of Venus; he also perceived global warming as a growing, man-made danger.

 
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2146 Sitting Bull Who?

Sitting Bull, also nicknamed Slon-he or "Slow"; c. 1831 – December 15, 1890) was a Hunkpapa Lakota Sioux holy man who led his people as a tribal chief during years of resistance to United States government policies.

 
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2146 Oprah Winfrey Who?

Oprah Gail Winfrey (born January 29, 1954) is an American media proprietor, talk show host, actress, producer, and philanthropist. Winfrey is best known for her multi-award-winning talk show The Oprah Winfrey Show Dubbed the "Queen of All Media", she has been ranked the richest African-American of the 20th century, the greatest black philanthropist in American history, and is currently North America's only black billionaire.

 
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2140 Captain James Cook Who?

Captain James Cook, FRS, RN (7 November 1728 – 14 February 1779) was a British explorer, navigator, cartographer, and captain in the Royal Navy. Cook made detailed maps of Newfoundland prior to making three voyages to the Pacific Ocean, during which he achieved the first recorded European contact with the eastern coastline of Australia and the Hawaiian Islands, and the first recorded circumnavigation of New Zealand. 

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2132 Marquis de Lafayette Who?

Marie-Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de La Fayette (6 September 1757 – 20 May 1834), often known simply as Lafayette, was a French aristocrat and military officer born in Chavaniac, in the province of Auvergne in south central France. Lafayette was a general in the American Revolutionary War and a leader of the Garde nationale during the French Revolution.

 
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2129 Tom Brady Who?

Thomas Edward Patrick "Tom" Brady, Jr. (born August 3, 1977) is an American football quarterback for the New England Patriots of the National Football League (NFL).

 
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2128 Buzz Aldrin Who?

Edwin Eugene "Buzz" Aldrin, Jr. (born January 20, 1930) is a former American astronaut, and the second person to walk on the Moon. He was the lunar module pilot on Apollo 11, the first manned lunar landing in history.

 
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2116 Jack London Who?

John Griffith "Jack" London (born John Griffith Chaney, January 12, 1876 – November 22, 1916) was an American author, journalist, and social activist. He was a pioneer in the then-burgeoning world of commercial magazine fiction and was one of the first fiction writers to obtain worldwide celebrity and a large fortune from his fiction alone.

 
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2097 Charles Lindenburgh Who?

Charles Augustus Lindbergh (February 4, 1902 – August 26, 1974), nicknamed Slim, Lucky Lindy, and The Lone Eagle, was an American aviator, author, inventor, explorer, and social activist. Lindbergh was the first person in history to be in New York one day and Paris the next. Lindbergh, a U.S. Army Air Corps Reserve officer, was also awarded the nation's highest military decoration, the Medal of Honor, for his historic exploit. 

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2097 Jackson Pollock Who?

Paul Jackson Pollock (January 28, 1912 – August 11, 1956), known as Jackson Pollock, was an influential American painter and a major figure in the abstract expressionist movement.

 
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2096 Robert F Kennedy Who?

Robert Francis Kennedy (November 20, 1925 – June 6, 1968), commonly known as "Bobby" or by his initials RFK, was an American politician, who served as a Senator for New York from 1965 until his assassination in 1968. He was previously the 64th U.S. Attorney General from 1961 to 1964, serving under his older brother, President John F.

 
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2094 Kobe Bryant Who?

Kobe Bean Bryant (born August 23, 1978), nicknamed the "Black Mamba", is an American professional basketball player for the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He entered the NBA directly from high school, and has played for the Lakers his entire career, winning five NBA championships.

 
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2094 Warren Buffet Who?

Warren Edward Buffett (born August 30, 1930) is an American business magnate, investor, and philanthropist. He is widely considered the most successful investor of the 20th century. Buffett is also a notable philanthropist, having pledged to give away 99 percent of his fortune to philanthropic causes. 

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2090 Jesse Owens Who?

James Cleveland "Jesse" Owens (September 12, 1913 – March 31, 1980) was an American track and field athlete who specialized in the sprints and the long jump. He participated in the 1936 Summer Olympics in Berlin, Germany, where he achieved international fame by winning four gold medals: one each in the 100 meters, the 200 meters, the long jump, and as part of the 4x100 meter relay team.

 
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2089 Geronimo Who?

Geronimo (Mescalero-Chiricahua: Goyaa?é"one who yawns"; June 16, 1829 – February 17, 1909) was a prominent leader of the Bedonkohe Apache who fought against Mexico and the United States for their expansion into Apache tribal lands for several decades during the Apache Wars. "Geronimo" was the name given to him during a battle with Mexican soldiers.

 
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2086 Will Smith Who?

Willard Carroll "Will" Smith, Jr. (born September 25, 1968) is an American comedic and dramatic actor, producer, and rapper. He has enjoyed success in television, film and music.

 
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2079 Emma Goldman Who?

Emma Goldman (June 27, 1869 – May 14, 1940) was an anarchist known for her political activism, writing, and speeches.

 
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2075 Yuri Gagarin Who?

Yuri Alekseyevich Gagarin (Russian: 9 March 1934 – 27 March 1968) was a Soviet pilot and cosmonaut. He was the first human to journey into space.

 
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2060 Pope Francis Who?

Pope Francis ( born Jorge Mario Bergoglio, 17 December 1936) is the current head of the Catholic Church, in which capacity he is Bishop of Rome and absolute Sovereign of the Vatican City State.

 
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2055 Tom Hanks Who?

Thomas Jeffrey "Tom" Hanks (born July 9, 1956) is an American actor, producer, writer, and director.  

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2053 Nefertiti Who?

Nefertiti (ca. 1370 BC) was the Great Royal Wife (chief consort) of the Egyptian Pharaoh Akhenaten. Nefertiti and her husband were known for a religious revolution, in which they worshiped one god only, Aten, or the sun disc. 

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2051 Thurgood Marshall Who?

Thurgood Marshall (July 2, 1908 – January 24, 1993) was an Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court, serving from October 1967 until October 1991. Marshall was the Court's 96th justice and its first African-American justice.

 
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2051 Elon Musk Who?

Elon R. Musk (born June 28, 1971) is a South African-born Canadian-American business magnate, inventor and investor. He has envisioned a conceptual high-speed transportation system known as the Hyperloop 

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2048 Leonardo DiCaprio Who?

Leonardo Wilhelm DiCaprio ( born November 11, 1974) is an American actor and film producer. He has been nominated for five Academy Awards and ten Golden Globe Awards.

 
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2047 Hatshepsut Who?

For other Egyptian ladies called Maatkare see Maatkare

 
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2046 Malala Yousafzai Who?

Malala Yousafzai (born 12 July 1997)is a Pakistani school pupil and education activist from the town of Mingora. She is known for her activism for women's rights and girls' rights to education She was nominated for the International Children's Peace Prize by South African activist Desmond Tutu. On the morning of Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012, Malala boarded her schoolbus in the northwest Pakistani district of Swat. A gunman asked for Malala by name, then fired three shots. When her condition improved enough she was sent to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham, England, for intensive rehabilitation. On 12 October, a group of 50 Islamic clerics in Pakistan issued a fatwa against those who tried to kill her, but the Taliban reiterated its intent to kill Yousafzai and her father. 

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2037 Owain Glyndwr Who?

Owain Glyndwr, or or Owain Glyn D?r, (c. 1349 or 1359 – c. 1415) was a Welsh ruler and the last native Welshman to hold the title Prince of Wales (Tywysog Cymru). He instigated a fierce and long-running but ultimately unsuccessful revolt against the English rule of Wales 

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2034 Corrie Ten Boom Who?

Cornelia "Corrie" ten Boom (Amsterdam, the Netherlands, 15 April 1892 – Placentia, California, 15 April 1983) was a Dutch Christian who, along with her father and other family members, helped many Jews escape the Nazi Holocaust during World War II and was imprisoned for it. Her most famous book, The Hiding Place, describes the ordeal. 

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2027 Cesar Chavez Who?

Cesar Chavez (born César Estrada Chávez, March 31, 1927 – April 23, 1993) was an American farm worker, labor leader and civil rights activist, who, with Dolores Huerta, co-founded the National Farm Workers Association (later the United Farm Workers union, UFW).

 
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2024 JRR Tolkien Who?

John Ronald Reuel Tolkien, CBE (3 January 1892 – 2 September 1973) was an English writer, poet, philologist, and university professor, best known as the author of the classic high fantasy works The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings, and The Silmarillion.

 
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2023 Augustine of Hippo Who?

Augustine of Hippo (Aurelius Augustinus Hipponensis; 13 November 354 – 28 August 430), also known as Saint Augustine or Saint Austin, was an early Christian theologian and philosopher whose writings were very influential in the development of Western Christianity and Western philosophy. He was bishop of Hippo Regius (present-day Annaba, Algeria) located in the Roman province of Africa.

 
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2017 Larry Bird Who?

Larry Joe Bird (born December 7, 1956) is an American former NBA player and coach, and the current team president of the Indiana Pacers of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Drafted into the NBA sixth overall by the Boston Celtics in 1978, Bird started at small forward and power forward for thirteen seasons, spearheading one of the NBA's most formidable frontcourts that included center Robert Parish and forward Kevin McHale. 

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2016 Nicholas Winton Who?

Sir Nicholas George Winton, MBE (born Nicholas Wertheim; 19 May 1909) is a British humanitarian who organized the rescue of 669 mostly Jewish children from Nazi-occupied Czechoslovakia on the eve of the Second World War, in an operation later known as the Czech Kindertransport. Winton found homes for the children and arranged for their safe passage to Britain.

 
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2014 Jane Addams Who?

Jane Addams (September 6, 1860 – May 21, 1935) was a pioneer settlement worker, founder of Hull House in Chicago, public philosopher, sociologist, author, and leader in woman suffrage and world peace. Beside presidents such as Theodore Roosevelt and Woodrow Wilson, she was the most prominent reformer of the Progressive Era and helped turn the nation to issues of concern to mothers, such as the needs of children, public health, and world peace.

 
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2014 Earvin "Magic" Johnson Who?

Earvin "Magic" Johnson, Jr. (born August 14, 1959) is a retired American professional basketball player who played point guard for the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association (NBA) for 13 seasons.  

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2009 Morgan Freeman Who?

Morgan Freeman (born June 1, 1937) is an American actor, film director, and narrator. Freeman has received Academy Award nominations for his performances in Street Smart, Driving Miss Daisy, The Shawshank Redemption and Invictus and won in 2005 for Million Dollar Baby.

 
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2009 Sojourner Truth Who?

Sojourner Truth (c.1797 – November 26, 1883) was an African-American abolitionist and women's rights activist. Truth was born into slavery in Swartekill, Ulster County, New York, but escaped with her infant daughter to freedom in 1826. After going to court to recover her son, she became the first black woman to win such a case against a white man.

 
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2006 Angelina Jolie Who?

Angelina Jolie , born Angelina Jolie Voight; June 4, 1975) is an American actress, film director, screenwriter, and author. She has received an Academy Award, two Screen Actors Guild Awards, and three Golden Globe Awards, and was named Hollywood's highest-paid actress by Forbes in 2009, 2011, and 2013. Jolie promotes humanitarian causes, and is noted for her work with refugees as a Special Envoy and former Goodwill Ambassador for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR).

 
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1991 Buckminster Fuller Who?

Richard Buckminster "Bucky" Fuller (July 12, 1895 – July 1, 1983) was an American neo-futuristic architect, systems theorist, author, designer and inventor.Buckminster Fuller was an early environmental activist. He was very aware of the finite resources the planet has to offer. Fuller was a pioneer in thinking globally, and he explored principles of energy and material efficiency in the fields of architecture, engineering and design. Fuller was concerned about sustainability and about human survival under the existing socio-economic system, yet remained optimistic about humanity's future.  

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1987 Paul Revere Who?

Paul Revere (December 21, 1734 – May 10, 1818) was an American silversmith, early industrialist, and a patriot in the American Revolution. He is most famous for alerting Colonial militia of approaching British forces before the battles of Lexington and Concord, as dramatized in Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's poem, "Paul Revere's Ride."

 
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1984 Marilyn Monroe Who?

Marilyn Monroe (born Norma Jeane Mortenson; June 1, 1926 – August 5, 1962) was an American actress, model, and singer, who became a major sex symbol, starring in a number of commercially successful motion pictures during the 1950s and early 1960s.

 
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1984 Kareem Abdul Jabar Who?

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (born Ferdinand Lewis Alcindor, Jr.; April 16, 1947) is a retired American professional basketball player who played 20 seasons in the National Basketball Association (NBA) for the Milwaukee Bucks and Los Angeles Lakers. During his career as a center, Abdul-Jabbar was a record six-time NBA Most Valuable Player (MVP), a record 19-time NBA All-Star, a 15-time All-NBA selection, and an 11-time NBA All-Defensive Team member.

 
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1981 Granville Sharp Who?

Granville Sharp (10 November 1735 – 6 July 1813) was one of the first English campaigners for the abolition of the slave trade. He also involved himself in trying to correct other social injustices.

 
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1980 Jerry Rice Who?

Jerry Lee Rice (born October 13, 1962) is a retired American football wide receiver who played 20 seasons in the National Football League (NFL). He is widely considered to be the greatest wide receiver in NFL history and among the greatest NFL players overall.

 
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1975 Johnny Cash Who?

John R. "Johnny" Cash (February 26, 1932 – September 12, 2003) was a singer-songwriter, actor, and author, widely considered one of the most influential American musicians of the 20th century. Cash was known for his deep bass-baritone voice, coupled with an increasingly somber and humble demeanor, free prison concerts, and trademark look, which earned him the nickname "The Man in Black". He wore black on behalf of the poor and hungry, on behalf of "the prisoner who has long paid for his crime", and on behalf of those who have been betrayed by age or drugs. 

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1972 Socrates Who?

Socrates (c. 469 BC – 399 BC) was a classical Greek Athenian philosopher.

 
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1969 Steven Speilburg Who?

Steven Allan Spielberg (born December 18, 1946) is an American film director, screenwriter, producer and business magnate. In a career of more than four decades, Spielberg's films have covered many themes and genres. Spielberg's early science-fiction and adventure films were seen as archetypes of modern Hollywood blockbuster filmmaking. In later years, his films began addressing humanistic issues such as the Holocaust, the transatlantic slave trade, war and terrorism. He is considered one of the most popular and influential filmmakers in the history of cinema. 

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1968 Bill Haywood Who?

William Dudley Haywood (February 4, 1869 – May 18, 1928), better known as "Big Bill" Haywood, was a founding member and leader of the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW), and a member of the Executive Committee of the Socialist Party of America.

 
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1955 Wayne Gretsky Who?

Wayne Douglas Gretzky, CC (born January 26, 1961) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey player and former head coach. He played 20 seasons in the National Hockey League (NHL) for four teams from 1979 to 1999. Nicknamed "The Great One", he has been called "the greatest hockey player ever" by many sportswriters, players, and the NHL itself.

 
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1946 Neil deGrasse Tyson Who?

Neil deGrasse Tyson (born October 5, 1958) is an American astrophysicist, author, and science communicator. He is currently the Frederick P. Rose Director of the Hayden Planetarium at the Rose Center for Earth and Space and a research associate in the department of astrophysics at the American Museum of Natural History. 

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1944 Ruby Bridges Who?

Ruby Nell Bridges Hall (born September 8, 1954) is known as the first black child to attend an all-white elementary school in the South. She attended William Frantz Elementary School at 3811 North Galvez Street, New Orleans, LA 70117.

 
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1940 Jimy Hendrix Who?

James Marshall "Jimi" Hendrix (born Johnny Allen Hendrix; November 27, 1942 – September 18, 1970) was an American musician, singer, and songwriter. Although his mainstream career spanned only four years, he is widely regarded as one of the most influential electric guitarists in the history of popular music, and one of the most celebrated musicians of the 20th century.

 
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1938 Peyton Manning Who?

Peyton Williams Manning (born March 24, 1976) is an American football quarterback for the Denver Broncos of the National Football League (NFL).

 
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1936 David Beckham Who?

David Robert Joseph Beckham OBE,(born 2 May 1975) is an English former footballer. He has played for Manchester United, Preston North End, Real Madrid, Milan, Los Angeles Galaxy, Paris Saint-Germain, and the England national team for which he holds the appearance record for an outfield player.

 
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1932 Pancho Villa Who?

José Doroteo Arango Arámbula (5 June 1878 – 20 July 1923) – better known by his pseudonym Francisco Villa or his nickname Pancho Villa – was one of the most prominent Mexican Revolutionary generals. Villa and his supporters seized hacienda land for distribution to peasants and soldiers. He robbed and commandeered trains and, like the other revolutionary generals, printed fiat money to pay for his cause. 

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1926 Brad Pitt Who?

William Bradley "Brad" Pitt (born December 18, 1963) is an American actor and film producer. He has received a Golden Globe Award, a Screen Actors Guild Award, and three Academy Award nominations in acting categories, and received two further Academy Award nominations, winning one, for productions of his film production company Plan B Entertainment.

 
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1915 Noor Inayat Khan Who?

Noor Inayat Khan (2 January 1914 – 13 September 1944) was an Allied SOE agent during the Second World War. She was posthumously awarded the George Cross, the highest civilian decoration in the United Kingdom and other Commonwealth nations. Also known as "Nora Baker", "Madeleine", and "Jeanne-Marie Rennier," she was of Indian and American origin. As an SOE agent during the Second World War, she became the first female radio operator to be sent from Britain into occupied France to aid the French Resistance. 

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1910 Aristotle Who?

Aristotle (384–322 BCE) was a Greek philosopher and scientist born in Stagira of Chalkidiki. At eighteen, he joined Plato's Academy in Athens. Shortly after Plato died, Aristotle left Athens and, asked by Philip of Macedon, he tutored Alexander the Great starting from 343 BCE. According to the Encyclopædia Britannica, "Aristotle was the first genuine scientist in history ... [and] every scientist is in his debt." 

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1909 Max Weber Who?

Maximilian Karl Emil "Max" Weber, 21 April 1864 – 14 June 1920) was a German sociologist, philosopher, and political economist whose ideas influenced social theory, social research, and the entire discipline of sociology.

 
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1908 Derek Jeter Who?

Derek Sanderson Jeter ( born June 26, 1974) is an American baseball shortstop who is playing in his 20th and final season in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the New York Yankees. A five-time World Series champion, Jeter is regarded as a central figure of the Yankees during their success of the late 1990s and early 2000s due to his hitting ability, baserunning, fielding, and leadership.

 
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1908 Tecumseh Who?

Tecumseh ( March 1768 – October 5, 1813) was a Native American leader of the Shawnee and a large tribal confederacy (known as Tecumseh's Confederacy) which opposed the United States during Tecumseh's War and became an ally of Britain in the War of 1812.

 
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1906 Diego Maradona Who?

Diego Armando Maradona Franco (born 30 October 1960) is a retired Argentine footballer. He has served as a manager and coach at other clubs as well as for the national team of Argentina. Many experts, football critics, former players, current players and football fans regard Maradona as the best football player of all time. He was joint FIFA Player of the 20th Century with Pelé. 

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1906 Audie Murphy Who?

Audie Leon Murphy (20 June 1925 – 28 May 1971) was one of the most decorated American combat soldiers of World War II, receiving every military combat award for valor available from the U.S. Army, as well as French and Belgian awards for heroism. The 19-year-old Murphy received the Medal of Honor after single-handedly holding off an entire company of Germans for an hour at the Colmar Pocket in France in January 1945, then leading a successful counterattack while wounded and out of ammunition. 

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1903 Walter Peyton Who?

Walter Jerry Payton (July 25, 1954 – November 1, 1999) was an American football running back who played for the Chicago Bears of the National Football League (NFL) for thirteen seasons. Walter Payton was known around the NFL as "Sweetness".

 
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1899 René-Robert Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle Who?

René-Robert Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle, or Robert de La Salle (November 21, 1643 – March 19, 1687) was a French explorer. He explored the Great Lakes region of the United States and Canada, the Mississippi River, and the Gulf of Mexico.

 
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1898 John Brown Who?

John Brown (May 9, 1800 – December 2, 1859) was a white American abolitionist who believed armed insurrection was the only way to overthrow the institution of slavery in the United States. During the 1856 conflict in Kansas, Brown commanded forces at the Battle of Black Jack and the Battle of Osawatomie. Brown's followers also killed five pro-slavery supporters at Pottawatomie. In 1859, Brown led an unsuccessful raid on the federal armory at Harpers Ferry that ended with his capture. Brown's trial resulted in his conviction and a sentence of death by hanging. 

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1896 François-Dominique Toussaint Louverture Who?

François-Dominique Toussaint Louverture, also Toussaint Bréda, Toussaint-Louverture, or Toussaint L'ouverture (20 May 1743 – 7 April 1803), was the leader of the Haitian Revolution. His military genius and political acumen led to the establishment of the independent black state of Haiti, transforming an entire society of slaves into a free, self-governing people.

 
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1895 Zinedine Zidane Who?

Zinedine Yazid Zidane (born 23 June 1972), nicknamed "Zizou", is an assistant coach and sporting director at Real Madrid, and a retired footballer who played as an attacking midfielder for the French national team, Juventus and Real Madrid.

 
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1889 Reggie Jackson Who?

Reginald Martinez "Reggie" Jackson (born May 18, 1946) is an American former baseball right fielder who played 21 seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB) for five different teams (1967–1987). He was nicknamed "Mr.

 
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1887 Steve Biko Who?

Stephen Bantu Biko (18 December 1946 – 12 September 1977) was an anti-apartheid activist in South Africa in the 1960s and 1970s.

 
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1887 Jim Brown Who?

James Nathaniel "Jim" Brown (born February 17, 1936) is an American former professional football player and actor. He is best known for his exceptional and record-setting nine-year career as a running back for the NFL Cleveland Browns from 1957 to 1965. In 2002, he was named by Sporting News as the greatest professional football player ever.

 
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1884 Audrey Hepburn Who?

Audrey Hepburn (born Audrey Kathleen Ruston; 4 May 1929 – 20 January 1993) was a British actress and humanitarian. Recognised as a film and fashion icon, Hepburn was active during Hollywood's Golden Age.She is also regarded by some to be the most naturally beautiful woman of all time. Since 1954, she started to devote some of her time and money to UNICEF. She worked in some of the most profoundly disadvantaged communities of Africa, South America and Asia between 1988 and 1992.  

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1881 Ray Lewis Who?

Raymond Anthony Lewis, Jr. (born May 15, 1975) is a retired American football linebacker who spent his entire 17-year career playing for the Baltimore Ravens of in the National Football League (NFL).

 
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1880 Satchell Paige Who?

Leroy Robert "Satchel" Paige (July 7, 1906 – June 8, 1982) was an American baseball player whose pitching in the Negro leagues and in Major League Baseball (MLB) made him a legend in his own lifetime. He was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1971, the first player to be inducted based upon his play in the Negro leagues. 

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1877 Paul Rusesabagina Who?

Paul Rusesabagina (born 15 June 1954) is a Rwandan hotel manager and humanitarian known for hiding and protecting 1,268 Hutu and Tutsi refugees during the Rwandan Genocide. None of those refugees were hurt or killed during the attacks.

 
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1876 Dean Kamen Who?

Dean L. Kamen (born April 5, 1951) is an American entrepreneur and inventor from New Hampshire. Kamen is best known for inventing the product that eventually became known as the Segway PT, an electric, self-balancing human transporter with a computer-controlled gyroscopic stabilization and control system. The device is balanced on two parallel wheels and is controlled by moving body weight. 

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1872 John Rabe Who?

John Rabe (November 23, 1882 – January 5, 1950) was a German businessman who is best known for his efforts to stop the atrocities of the Japanese army during the Nanking Occupation and his work to protect and help the Chinese civilians during the event. The Nanking Safety Zone, which he helped to establish, sheltered approximately 200,000 Chinese people from slaughter during the massacre.

 
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1866 Bruce Lee Who?

Bruce Lee (was born Lee Jun-fan, 27 November 1940 – 20 July 1973) is widely considered as the father of mixed martial arts. He was a Hong Kong American martial artist, Hong Kong action film actor, martial arts instructor, filmmaker, and the founder of Jeet Kune Do. Lee was the son of Cantonese opera star Lee Hoi-Chuen. He is widely considered by commentators, critics, media and other martial artists to be one of the most influential martial artists of all time, and a pop culture icon of the 20th century 

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1866 Joe DiMaggio Who?

Joseph Paul "Joe" DiMaggio (November 25, 1914 – March 8, 1999), born Giuseppe Paolo DiMaggio, nicknamed "Joltin' Joe" and "The Yankee Clipper", was an Italian- American Major League Baseball center fielder who played his entire 13-year career for the New York Yankees.

 
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1863 Maimonides Who?

Mosheh ben Maimon was a preeminent medieval Spanish, Sephardic Jewish philosopher, astronomer and one of the most prolific and influential Torah scholars and physicians of the Middle Ages. He was born in Córdoba (present-day Spain), Almoravid Empire on Passover Eve, 1135 or 1138, and died in Egypt on December 12, 1204. Location of his death is possibly Tiberias, where his son and his tomb are set.

 
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1861 Roberto Clemente Who?

Roberto Clemente Walker (August 18, 1934 – December 31, 1972) was a Puerto Rican professional baseball player. He was a Major League Baseball right fielder who played 18 seasons for the Pittsburgh Pirates from 1955 through 1972. He was a National League, Most Valuable Player once, All-Star twelve times (15 games), batting champion four times, and Gold Glove winner twelve times.

 
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1860 Jim Morrison Who?

James Douglas "Jim" Morrison (December 8, 1943 – July 3, 1971) was an American singer-songwriter and poet, best remembered as the lead singer of Los Angeles rock band The Doors. From a young age, Morrison became infatuated with the works of Friedrich Nietzsche, Arthur Rimbaud and Jack Kerouac, often incorporating their work into his lyrics.

 
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1859 Meriwether Lewis Who?

Meriwether Lewis (August 18, 1774 – October 11, 1809) was an American explorer, soldier, and public administrator, best known for his role as the leader of the Lewis and Clark Expedition, also known as the Corps of Discovery, with William Clark. Their mission was to explore the territory of the Louisiana Purchase, establish trade and sovereignty over the natives near the Missouri River, and claim the Pacific Northwest and Oregon Country for the United States before European nations.

 
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1858 Wolf Durmashkin Who?

Wolf Durmashkin (=1914 - 1944),was the founder and director of a Hebrew ghetto choir. By the age of seven he had already started giving public piano recitals. Soon after the Nazis entered Vilna in 1941, he and the tens of thousands of Jews not immediately murdered by the Nazis or their Lithuanian auxiliaries were forced into the cramped confines of the ghetto. He continued his musical work, composing, organising an orchestra, and helping to create a music school that enrolled over a hundred students.  

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1857 Nat Turner Who?

Nathaniel "Nat" Turner (October 2, 1800 – November 11, 1831) was an American slave who led a slave rebellion in Virginia on August 21, 1831 that resulted in 60 white deaths and at least 100 black deaths. He gathered supporters in Southampton County, Virginia.

 
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1856 Wilt Chamberlain Who?

Wilton Norman "Wilt" Chamberlain (August 21, 1936 – October 12, 1999) was an American basketball player. He played for the Philadelphia/San Francisco Warriors, the Philadelphia 76ers and the Los Angeles Lakers of the NBA; he played for the University of Kansas and also for the Harlem Globetrotters before playing in the NBA.

 
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1854 John Muir Who?

John Muir (/mj??r/; April 21, 1838 – December 24, 1914) was a Scottish-American naturalist, author, and early advocate of preservation of wilderness in the United States. His letters, essays, and books telling of his adventures in nature, especially in the Sierra Nevada mountains of California, have been read by millions.

 
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1847 Richard Branson Who?

Sir Richard Charles Nicholas Branson (born 18 July 1950) is an English business magnate and investor. As well as his many successful business initiatives, Branson has been involved in a host of humanitarian initiatives including discussing in the late 190s with Nelson Mandela and Peter Gabriel the idea of a small, dedicated group of leaders, working objectively and without any vested personal interest to solve difficult global conflicts. 

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1845 Cy Young Who?

Denton True "Cy" Young (March 29, 1867 – November 4, 1955) was an American Major League Baseball pitcher. During his 21-year baseball career (1890–1911), he pitched for five different teams.

 
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1841 Sean Connery Who?

Sir Thomas Sean Connery Kt. (born 25 August 1930) is a Scottish actor and producer who has won an Academy Award, two BAFTA Awards (one of them being a BAFTA Academy Fellowship Award) and three Golden Globes (including the Cecil B.

 
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1841 Jane Goodall Who?

Dame Jane Morris Goodall, DBE (born Valerie Jane Morris-Goodall on 3 April 1934) is a British primatologist, ethologist, anthropologist, and UN Messenger of Peace. Considered to be the world's foremost expert on chimpanzees, Goodall is best known for her 45-year study of social and family interactions of wild chimpanzees in Gombe Stream National Park, Tanzania.

 
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1837 Lucy Stone Who?

Lucy Stone (August 13, 1818 – October 19, 1893) was a prominent American orator, abolitionist, and suffragist, and a vocal advocate and organizer promoting rights for women. In 1847, Stone became the first woman from Massachusetts to earn a college degree.

 
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1835 George Clooney Who?

George Timothy Clooney (born May 6, 1961) is an American actor, film director, producer, and screenwriter. For his work as an actor, he has received three Golden Globe Awards and two Academy Awards - one for acting and the other for producing.

 
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1835 Paul Newman Who?

Paul Leonard Newman (January 26, 1925 – September 26, 2008) was an American actor, film director, entrepreneur, humanitarian, professional racing driver, auto racing team owner, and auto racing enthusiast. He won numerous awards, including an Academy Award for best actor for his performance in the 1986 Martin Scorsese film The Color of Money and eight other nominations, six Golden Globe Awards (including three honorary ones), a BAFTA Award, a Screen Actors Guild Award, a Cannes Film Festival Award, an Emmy Award, and many honorary awards.

 
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1834 Alice Paul Who?

Alice Stokes Paul (January 11, 1885 – July 9, 1977) was an American suffragist, feminist, and women's rights activist. As one of the main leaders and strategists of the campaign, along with Lucy Burns and others, she led a successful campaign for women's suffrage that resulted in the passage of the Nineteenth Amendment to the U.S.

 
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1832 Janusz Korczak Who?

Janusz Korczak, the pen name of Henryk Goldszmit (July 22, 1878 or 1879 – August 1942), was a Polish-Jewish educator, children's author, and pediatrician known as Pan Doktor ("Mr. Doctor"). After spending many years working as director of an orphanage in Warsaw, he refused freedom and stayed with his orphans when the institution was sent from the Ghetto to Treblinka extermination camp, during the Grossaktion Warsaw of 1942  

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1831 Lucy Burns Who?

Lucy Burns (July 28, 1879 – December 22, 1966) was an American suffragist and women's rights advocate. She was a passionate activist in the United States and in the United Kingdom. Burns was a close friend of Alice Paul, and together they ultimately formed the National Woman's Party. 

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1830 Giovanni Falcone Who?

Giovanni Falcone (18 May 1939 – 23 May 1992) was an Italian prosecuting magistrate. From his office in the Palace of Justice in Palermo, he spent most of his professional life trying to overthrow the power of the Mafia in Sicily.

 
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1828 Chuck Berry Who?

Charles Edward Anderson "Chuck" Berry (born October 18, 1926) is an American guitarist, singer and songwriter, and one of the pioneers of rock and roll music. With songs such as "Maybellene" (1955), "Roll Over Beethoven" (1956), "Rock and Roll Music" (1957) and "Johnny B.

 
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1824 Van Morrison Who?

Van Morrison, OBE (born George Ivan Morrison; 31 August 1945) is a Northern Irish singer-songwriter and musician.

 
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1824 Robert Redford Who?

Charles Robert Redford Jr. (born August 18, 1936), better known as Robert Redford, is an American actor, film director, producer, businessman, environmentalist, philanthropist, and founder of the Sundance Film Festival.Redford supports environmentalism, Native American rights, LGBT rights, and the arts.  

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1823 Noam Chomsky Who?

Avram Noam Chomsky (born December 7, 1928) is an American linguist, philosopher, cognitive scientist, logician, political commentator and activist. Sometimes described as the "father of modern linguistics", Chomsky is also a major figure in analytic philosophy.

 
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1822 Jerry Lee Lewis Who?

Jerry Lee Lewis (born September 29, 1935) is an American rock and roll and country music singer-songwriter and pianist. He is known by the nickname "The Killer" and is often viewed as "rock & roll's first great wild man." 

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1820 Thomas More Who?

Sir Thomas More (/?m?r/; 7 February 1478 – 6 July 1535), known to Roman Catholics as Saint Thomas More since 1935, was an English lawyer, social philosopher, author, statesman, and noted Renaissance humanist. He was an important councillor to Henry VIII of England and was Lord Chancellor from October 1529 to 16 May 1532. He was canonized by Pope Pius XI in 1935 as one of the early martyrs of the schism that separated the Church of England from Rome in the 16th century.

 
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1817 Eugene Debs Who?

Eugene Victor "Gene" Debs (November 5, 1855 – October 20, 1926) was an American union leader, one of the founding members of the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW or the Wobblies), and several times the candidate of the Socialist Party of America for President of the United States.

 
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1817 Victoria Woodhull Who?

Victoria Claflin Woodhull, later Victoria Woodhull Martin (September 23, 1838 – June 9, 1927), was an American leader of the woman's suffrage movement. She was the first woman to start a weekly newspaper and an activist for women's rights and labor reforms. In 1872, she was the first female candidate for President of the United States.

 
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1817 Emma Hart Willard Who?

Emma Hart Willard (February 23, 1787 – April 15, 1870) was an American women's rights activist who dedicated her life to education. She worked in several schools and founded the first school for women’s higher education, the Troy Female Seminary in Troy, New York.

 
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1817 Bobby Orr Who?

Robert Gordon Orr, OC (born March 20, 1948) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey player. Orr played in the National Hockey League (NHL) for ten seasons with the Boston Bruins, joining the Chicago Black Hawks for two more.

 
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1813 Carrie Chapman Catt Who?

Carrie Chapman Catt (January 9, 1859 – March 9, 1947) was an American women's suffrage leader who campaigned for the Nineteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution, which gave U.S. women the right to vote in 1920. Catt served as president of the National American Woman Suffrage Association and was the founder of the League of Women Voters and the International Alliance of Women. She "led an army of voteless women in 1919 to pressure Congress to pass the constitutional amendment giving them the right to vote and convinced state legislatures to ratify it in 1920" and "was one of the best-known women in the United States in the first half of the twentieth century and was on all lists of famous American women". 

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1813 Ellen Gates Starr Who?

Ellen Gates Starr (March 19, 1859, near Laona, Illinois – February 10, 1940, in Suffern, New York) was an American social reformer and activist. With Jane Addams she co-founded Hull House as a kindergarten and then a day nursery, an infancy care centre, and a centre for continuing education for adults. Starr was also active in the campaign to reform child labor laws and industrial working conditions in Chicago. She was a member of the Women's Trade Union League and helped organize striking garment workers in 1896, 1910, and 1915. 

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1813 Ralph Nader Who?

Ralph Nader (born February 27, 1934) is an American political activist, as well as an author, lecturer, and attorney. Areas of particular concern to Nader include consumer protection, humanitarianism, environmentalism, and democratic government. 

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1812 Mary Ellen Richmond Who?

Mary Ellen Richmond (1861-1928) was an American social work pioneer.

 
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1812 Edward R. Murrow Who?

Edward R. Murrow KBE (born Egbert Roscoe Murrow; April 25, 1908 – April 27, 1965) was an American broadcast journalist. He first came to prominence with a series of radio news broadcasts during World War II, which were followed by millions of listeners in the United States. 

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1812 Ida B. Wells Who?

Ida Bell Wells-Barnett (July 16, 1862 – March 25, 1931) was an African-American journalist, newspaper editor, suffragist, sociologist, and an early leader in the civil rights movement. She documented lynching in the United States, showing how it was often a way to control or punish blacks who competed with whites, often under the guise of rape charges.

 
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1810 Lady Constance Bulwer-Lytton Who?

Lady Constance Georgina Bulwer-Lytton (Jane Warton, Jane Wharton) (born 12 January 1869, Vienna, died 2 May 1923, Knebworth House) was an influential British suffragette activist, writer, speaker and campaigner for prison reform, votes for women, and birth control.

 
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1810 Cal Ripken Who?

Calvin Edwin "Cal" Ripken, Jr. (born August 24, 1960), nicknamed "The Iron Man",[1] is an American former baseball shortstop and third baseman who played 21 seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Baltimore Orioles (1981–2001).  

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1804 Kate Sheppard Who?

Katherine Wilson Sheppard, also known as Kate, (10 March 1847 – 13 July 1934) was the most prominent member of New Zealand's Women's Suffrage and was the country's most famous suffragette. She also appears on the New Zealand ten-dollar note. Since New Zealand was the first country to introduce universal suffrage, Sheppard's work has had a considerable impact on women's suffrage movements in several other countries. 

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1803 Nancy Wake Who?

Nancy Grace Augusta Wake AC, GM (30 August 1912 – 7 August 2011) served as a British agent during the later part of World War II. She became a leading figure in the maquis groups of the French Resistance and was one of the Allies' most decorated servicewomen of the war.

 
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1801 Mia Hamm Who?

Mariel Margaret "Mia" Hamm (born March 17, 1972) is a retired American professional soccer player. Hamm played many years as a forward for the United States women's national soccer team and was a founding member of the Washington Freedom.

 
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1800 Rafael Nadal Who?

Rafael "Rafa" Nadal Parera (born 3 June 1986) is a Spanish professional tennis player and the current world No. 1. His success on clay has earned him the nickname "The King of Clay" and has led many sports journalists and commentators, as well as former and current players, to regard him as the finest clay court player in history.

 
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1798 Quentin Tarantino Who?

Quentin Jerome Tarantino (born March 27, 1963) is an American film director, screenwriter, producer, and actor. His films have been characterized by nonlinear storylines, satirical subject matter and an aestheticization of violence that often results in the exhibition of neo-noir characteristics.

 
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1798 Brian Wilson Who?

Brian Douglas Wilson (born June 20, 1942) is an American singer-songwriter, musician, and producer best known for being the principal songwriter, co-lead vocalist, bassist, producer, arranger, and co-founder of The Beach Boys. After signing with Capitol Records in mid-1962, Wilson wrote or co-wrote more than two dozen Top 40 hits for the group.

 
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1797 Thomas John Barnardo Who?

Thomas John Barnardo (4 July 1845 – 19 September 1905) was a philanthropist and founder and director of homes for poor children, born in Dublin. From the foundation of the first Barnardo's home in 1870 to the date of Barnardo’s death, nearly 100,000 children had been rescued, trained and given a better life.

 
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1794 Tina Strobos Who?

Tina Strobos (19 May 1920 – 27 February 2012) was a Dutch physician and child psychiatrist who, while a medical student during World War II living in Amsterdam, helped shelter more than 100 Jewish refugees as part of the Dutch resistance during the Nazi occupation of The Netherlands. She carried news and ration stamps to Jews hiding on farms outside the city, as well as radios and firearms for the Dutch resistance. She was seized or questioned nine times by the Gestapo. 

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1793 Upton Sinclair Who?

Upton Beall Sinclair, Jr. (September 20, 1878 – November 25, 1968), was an American author who wrote close to one hundred books in many genres. He achieved popularity in the first half of the twentieth century, acquiring particular fame for his classic muckraking novel, The Jungle (1906).

 
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1792 Witold Pilecki Who?

Witold Pilecki (13 May 1901 – 25 May 1948; Polish pronunciation: ; codenames Roman Jezierski, Tomasz Serafieski, Druh, Witold) was a Polish soldier of the Polish (cavalry officer) during the Second Polish Republic, the founder of the Secret Polish Army (Tajna Armia Polska) resistance group in German-occupied Poland in November 1939 and a member of the underground Home Army (Armia Krajowa), which was formed in February 1942. As the author of Witold's Report, the first intelligence report on Auschwitz concentration camp, Pilecki enabled the Polish government-in-exile to convince the Allies that the Holocaust was taking place.

 
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1789 Jody Williams Who?

Jody Williams (born 1950) is an American political activist known around the world for her work in banning anti-personnel landmines, her defense of human rights – especially those of women – and her efforts to promote new understandings of security in today’s world. She was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1997 for her work toward the banning and clearing of anti-personnel mines.

 
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1789 Ida Tarbell Who?

Ida Minerva Tarbell (November 5, 1857 – January 6, 1944) was an American teacher, author and journalist. She was one of the leading "muckrakers" of the progressive era. She wrote many notable magazine series and biographies. She is best known for her 1904 book The History of the Standard Oil Company, which was listed as No. 5 in a 1999 list by New York University of the top 100 works of 20th-century American journalism. She depicted John D. Rockefeller as crabbed, miserly, money-grabbing, and viciously effective at monopolizing the oil trade. 

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1787 Sachin Tendulkar Who?

Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar AM (born 24 April 1973) is an Indian cricketer widely acknowledged as the greatest batsman of his generation. Born in Mumbai, he took up cricket at age of eleven, made his test debut against Pakistan at just sixteen years old, and went on to represent Mumbai domestically and India internationally for more than twenty years.

 
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1783 Woody Guthrie Who?

Woodrow Wilson "Woody" Guthrie (July 14, 1912 – October 3, 1967) was an American singer-songwriter and folk musician whose musical legacy includes hundreds of political, traditional and children's songs, ballads and improvised works. He frequently performed with the slogan This Machine Kills Fascists displayed on his guitar.

 
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1779 John Elway Who?

John Albert Elway, Jr. (born June 28, 1960) is a former American football quarterback and current General Manager and Executive Vice President of Football Operations for the Denver Broncos of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Stanford and his entire professional career with the Denver Broncos.

 
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1777 Mo Farah Who?

Mohamed "Mo" Farah, CBE (born 23 March 1983) is a Somali-born British international track and field athlete. He is the current 10,000 metres Olympic champion and 5000 metres Olympic, World and European champion.

 
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1774 James Baldwin Who?

James Arthur Baldwin (August 2, 1924 – December 1, 1987) was an American novelist, essayist, playwright, poet, and social critic. Baldwin's essays, as collected in Notes of a Native Son (1955), explore palpable yet unspoken intricacies of racial, sexual, and class distinctions in Western societies, most notably in mid-20th-century America, and their inevitable if unnameable tensions.

 
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1772 Luciano Pavarotti Who?

Luciano Pavarotti, Cavaliere di Gran Croce OMRI (; 12 October 1935 – 6 September 2007) was an Italian operatic tenor who also crossed over into popular music, eventually becoming one of the most commercially successful tenors of all time.

 
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1770 Contador Who?

Alberto Contador Velasco (born 6 December 1982) is a Spanish professional cyclist, one of five riders to have won all three Grand Tours of road cycling. He was the winner of the 2007 Tour de France with the Discovery Channel team.

 
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1765 Augustus Who?

Augustus Augustus (Latin: Imperator Caesar Divi F. Augustus, 23 September 63 BC – 19 August 14 AD) was the founder of the Roman Empire and its first Emperor, ruling from 27 BC until his death in 14 AD 

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1763 Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Who?

Sir Arthur Ignatius Conan Doyle DL (22 May 1859 – 7 July 1930) was a Scottish physician and writer who is most noted for his fictional stories about the detective Sherlock Holmes, which are generally considered milestones in the field of crime fiction. He is also known for writing the fictional adventures of a second character he invented, Professor Challenger, and for popularising the mystery of the Mary Celeste.

 
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1762 Arnold Schwarzenegger Who?

Arnold Alois Schwarzenegger (born July 30, 1947) is an Austrian-born American actor, film producer, businessman, investor, writer, philanthropist, former professional bodybuilder and politician. In 2011, Arnold Schwarzenegger founded the R20 Regions of Climate Action to develop a sustainable, low carbon economy. 

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1761 Jerry Garcia Who?

Jerome John "Jerry" Garcia (August 1, 1942 – August 9, 1995) was an American musician who was best known for his lead guitar work, singing and songwriting with the band the Grateful Dead, which came to prominence during the counterculture era.

 
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1753 Dick Gregory Who?

Richard Claxton "Dick" Gregory (born October 12, 1932) is an American comedian, social activist, social critic, writer, entrepreneur, and conspiracy theorist.

 
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1743 Prince Who?

Prince Rogers Nelson (born June 7, 1958), known by his mononym Prince, is an American singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and actor. He has produced ten platinum albums and thirty Top 40 singles during his career. He has written several hundred songs and produces and records his own music for his own music label. In addition, he has promoted the careers of Sheila E., Carmen Electra, the Time and Vanity 6, and his songs have been recorded by these artists and others, including Chaka Khan, The Bangles, Sinéad O'Connor, and Kim Basinger. 

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1738 Bart Starr Who?

Bryan Bartlett "Bart" Starr (born January 9, 1934) is a former professional American football player and coach. He wore #15 and he was the quarterback for the Green Bay Packers from 1956 to 1971. 

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1735 Bella Abzug Who?

Bella Savitsky Abzug (July 24, 1920 – March 31, 1998), nicknamed "Battling Bella", was an American lawyer, Congresswoman, social activist and a leader of the Women's Movement. In 1971, Abzug joined other leading feminists such as Gloria Steinem and Betty Friedan to found the National Women's Political Caucus.

 
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1730 George Bernard Shaw Who?

George Bernard Shaw (26 July 1856 – 2 November 1950) was an Irish playwright and a co-founder of the London School of Economics. Although his first profitable writing was music and literary criticism, in which capacity he wrote many highly articulate pieces of journalism, his main talent was for drama, and he wrote more than 60 plays.

 
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1719 Saint Maximilian Kolbe Who?

Saint Maximilian Maria Kolbe, O.F.M. Conv., (Polish: Maksymilian Maria Kolbe 8 January 1894 – 14 August 1941) was a Polish Conventual Franciscan friar, who volunteered to die in place of a stranger in the Nazi German death camp of Auschwitz, located in German-occupied Poland during World War II. 

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1716 Beyonce Carter Who?

Beyoncé Giselle Knowles-Carter(born September 4, 1981) is an American singer and actress. Born and raised in Houston, Texas, she performed in various singing and dancing competitions as a child, and rose to fame in the late 1990s as lead singer of R&B girl-group Destiny's Child.

 
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1704 Terrell Suggs Who?

Terrell Raymonn Suggs (born October 11, 1982) is an American football outside linebacker and defensive end for the Baltimore Ravens of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football for Arizona State University, and was recognized as an All-American.

 
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1698 Kublai Khan Who?

Kublai Khan; September 23, 1215 – February 18, 1294), was the fifth Khagan (Great Khan) of the Ikh Mongol Uls (Mongol Empire), reigning from 1260 to 1294, and the founder of the Yuan Dynasty in China.

 
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1696 Stevie Wonder Who?

Stevland Hardaway Morris (born May 13, 1950 as Stevland Hardaway Judkins), known by his stage name Stevie Wonder, is an American musician, singer and songwriter. A child prodigy, he developed into one of the most creative and loved musical figures of the late 20th century.

 
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1690 Sacagawea Who?

Sacagawea (. 1788 – December 20, 1812;), also Sakakawea or Sacajawea, was a Lemhi Shoshone woman, who accompanied the Lewis and Clark Expedition, acting as an interpreter and guide, in their exploration of the Western United States. She traveled thousands of miles from North Dakota to the Pacific Ocean between 1804 and 1806. 

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1683 Plato Who?

Plato (428/427 BC – 348/347 BC) was a philosopher in Classical Greece. He was also a mathematician, student of Socrates, writer of philosophical dialogues, and founder of the Academy in Athens, the first institution of higher learning in the Western world.

 
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1681 Æthelstan Who?

Æthelstan or Athelstan, (893/895 – 27 October 939) was King of the West Saxons from 924 to 927 and King of the English from 927 to 939. He was the son of King Edward the Elder and his first wife, Ecgwynn. In 927 Æthelstan conquered the last remaining Viking kingdom, York, making him the first ruler to control the whole of England, leading historians to regard him as the first king of England.

 
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1677 Elie Wiesel Who?

Eliezer "Elie" Wiesel KBE: born September 30, 1928) is a Romanian-born Jewish-American professor and political activist. He is the author of 57 books, including Night, a work based on his experiences as a prisoner in the Auschwitz, Buna, and Buchenwald concentration camps.

 
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1677 Maya Angelou Who?

Maya Angelou (born Marguerite Annie Johnson; April 4, 1928 – May 28, 2014) was an American author and poet. She published seven autobiographies, three books of essays, and several books of poetry, and was credited with a list of plays, movies, and television shows spanning more than 50 years. She was active in the Civil Rights movement, and worked with Martin Luther King, Jr. and Malcolm X. 

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1674 Sybil Ludington Who?

Sybil Ludington (April 5, 1761 – February 26, 1839), daughter of Colonel Henry Ludington, was a heroine of the American Revolutionary War who became famous for her night ride on April 26, 1777 to alert American colonial forces to the approach of the British. Her action was similar to that performed by Paul Revere, though she rode more than twice the distance of Revere and was only 16 years old at the time of her action.

 
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1674 Claudette Colvin Who?

Claudette Colvin (born September 5, 1939) is a pioneer of the African-American civil rights movement.

 
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1670 Elton John Who?

Sir Elton Hercules John CBE (born Reginald Kenneth Dwight on 25 March 1947) is an English singer-songwriter, composer, pianist, record producer, and occasional actor. He has worked with lyricist Bernie Taupin as his songwriter partner since 1967; they have collaborated on more than 30 albums to date. 

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1669 Christopher Columbus Who?

Christopher Columbus was an Italian explorer, navigator, and colonizer, born in the Republic of Genoa, in what is today northwestern Italy. Under the auspices of the Catholic Monarchs of Spain, he completed four voyages across the Atlantic Ocean that led to general European awareness of the American continents.

 
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1661 Confucius Who?

Confucius (551–479 BC) was a Chinese teacher, editor, politician, and philosopher of the Spring and Autumn period of Chinese history.

 
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1658 Kailash Satyarthi Who?

Kailash Satyarthi (born 11 January 1954) is an Indian children's rights advocate and an activist against child labour. He founded the Bachpan Bachao Andolan in 1980 and has acted to protect the rights of more than 83,000 children from 144 countries. It is largely because of Satyarthi's work and activism that the International Labour Organization adopted Convention No. 182 on the worst forms of child labour, which is now a principal guideline for governments around the world. 

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1655 Johnny Depp Who?

John Christopher "Johnny" Depp II (born June 9, 1963) is an American actor, film producer, and musician. He has won the Golden Globe Award and Screen Actors Guild award for Best Actor.

 
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1645 Lady Gaga Who?

Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta (born March 28, 1986), better known by her stage name Lady Gaga, is an American recording artist, activist, record producer, businesswoman, fashion designer, philanthropist, and actress. 

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1644 Harvey Milk Who?

Harvey Bernard Milk (May 22, 1930 – November 27, 1978) was an American politician who became the first openly gay person to be elected to public office in California when he won a seat on the San Francisco Board of Supervisors. Politics and gay activism were not his early interests; he was not open about his homosexuality and did not participate in civic matters until around the age of 40, after his experiences in the counterculture of the 1960s.

 
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1643 Hannibal Who?

Hannibal, son of Hamilcar Barca (247 – 183/182 BC) was a Punic Carthaginian military commander, generally considered one of the greatest military commanders in history. His father, Hamilcar Barca, was the leading Carthaginian commander during the First Punic War, his younger brothers were Mago and Hasdrubal, and he was brother-in-law to Hasdrubal the Fair.

 
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1643 Roald Amundsen Who?

Roald Engelbregt Gravning Amundsen ( 16 July 1872 – c. 18 June 1928) was a Norwegian explorer of polar regions. He led the Antarctic expedition (1910-12) to become the first men to reach the South Pole in December 1911. In 1926, he was the first expedition leader to be recognized without dispute as having reached the North Pole. 

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1642 Tadeusz Kosciuszko Who?

Andrzej Tadeusz Bonawentura Kosciuszko (February 4 or 12, 1746 – October 15, 1817) was a Polish (sometimes described as Polish-Lithuanian) and American general. He is a national hero of Poland, Belarus, Lithuania and the United States.

 
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1642 Madonna Who?

Madonna Louise Ciccone(born August 16, 1958) is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and businesswoman. One of the most prominent cultural icons for over three decades, she has achieved an unprecedented level of power and control for a woman in the entertainment industry. 

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1640 Gloria Steinem Who?

Gloria Marie Steinem (born March 25, 1934) is an American feminist, journalist, and social and political activist who became nationally recognized as a leader of, and media spokeswoman for, the women's liberation movement in the late 1960s and 1970s. A prominent writer and key counterculture era political figure, Steinem has founded many organizations and projects and has been the recipient of many awards and honors.

 
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1638 Eddie Vedder Who?

Eddie Vedder (born Edward Louis Severson; December 23, 1964) is an American musician, singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist who is best known for being the lead vocalist and one of three guitarists of the alternative rock band Pearl Jam. Known for his distinctive and powerful vocals, he has been ranked at 7 on a list of "Best Lead Singers of All Time", compiled by Rolling Stone.

 
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1634 Olympe de Gouges Who?

Olympe de Gouges (7 May 1748 – 3 November 1793), born Marie Gouze, was a French playwright and political activist whose feminist and abolitionist writings reached a large audience.

 
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1634 Paolo Borsellino Who?

Paolo Borsellino (January 19, 1940 - July 19, 1992) was an Italian anti-Mafia magistrate. He was killed by a Mafia car bomb in Palermo, 57 days after his friend and fellow Antimafia magistrate Giovanni Falcone was assassinated.

 
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1634 Alfred Russel Wallace Who?

Alfred Russel Wallace, OM, FRS (8 January 1823 – 7 November 1913) was a British naturalist, explorer, geographer, anthropologist and biologist. He is best known for independently conceiving the theory of evolution through natural selection, which prompted Charles Darwin to publish his own ideas in On the Origin of Species.

 
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1632 Odette Sansom Hallowes Who?

Odette Sansom Hallowes GC, MBE, Chevalier de la légion d'honneur (28 April 1912—13 March 1995) was an Allied intelligence officer during the Second World War. Her wartime exploits and endurance of a brutal interrogation and imprisonment, made her one of the most celebrated members of the Special Operations Executive, the British sabotage and espionage organisation, and one of the few to survive Nazi imprisonment. She was the first woman to be awarded both the George Cross, and to be appointed a Chevalier de la Légion d'honneur. 

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1631 Eli Manning Who?

Elisha Nelson "Eli" Manning (born January 3, 1981) is an American football quarterback for the New York Giants of the National Football League and is the active iron man for consecutive starts by a quarterback. He is the son of former NFL quarterback Archie Manning and the younger brother of Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning.

 
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1628 Kurt Cobain Who?

Kurt Donald Cobain (February 20, 1967 – c. April 5, 1994) was an American musician and artist, who was best known as the lead singer, guitarist, and primary songwriter of the grunge band Nirvana.

 
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1624 Kurt Vonnegut Who?

Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. (November 11, 1922 – April 11, 2007) was an American writer. His works such as Cat's Cradle (1963), Slaughterhouse-Five (1969), and Breakfast of Champions (1973) blend satire, gallows humor, and science fiction.

 
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1623 Freddie Mercury Who?

Freddie Mercury (born Farrokh Bulsara; 5 September 1946 – 24 November 1991) was a British musician, record producer, and singer-songwriter, best known as the lead vocalist and lyricist of the rock band Queen. As a performer, he was known for his flamboyant stage persona and powerful vocals over a four-octave range.

 
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1614 Anthony Benezet Who?

Anthony Benezet, born Antoine Bénézet (January 31, 1713 - May 3, 1784), was a French-born American abolitionist and educator who was active in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

 
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1613 Charlie Chaplin Who?

Sir Charles Spencer "Charlie" Chaplin, KBE (16 April 1889 – 25 December 1977) was an English actor, comedian, and filmmaker who rose to fame in the silent era. Chaplin became a worldwide icon through his screen persona "the Tramp" and is considered one of the most important figures in the history of the film industry.

 
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1609 Glenn Miller Who?

Alton Glenn Miller (March 1, 1904 – missing in action December 15, 1944) was an American big band musician, arranger, composer, and bandleader in the swing era. He was the best-selling recording artist from 1939 to 1943, leading one of the best known big bands.

 
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1605 Harold Godwinson Who?

Harold Godwinson, or Harold II; Old English: Harold God?inson (c. 1022 – 14 October 1066) was the last Anglo-Saxon King of England.

 
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1603 Ignaz Semmelweis Who?

Ignaz Philipp Semmelweis (July 1, 1818 – August 13, 1865) (born Ignác Fülöp Semmelweis) was a Hungarian physician now known as an early pioneer of antiseptic procedures. Described as the "savior of mothers", Semmelweis discovered that the incidence of puerperal fever could be drastically cut by the use of hand disinfection in obstetrical clinics.

 
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1599 Aung San Suu Kyi Who?

Aung San Suu Kyi AC (Burmese: born 19 June 1945) is a Burmese opposition politician and chairperson of the National League for Democracy (NLD) in Burma. In the 1990 general election, the NLD won 59% of the national votes and 81% (392 of 485) of the seats in Parliament. She had, however, already been detained under house arrest before the elections. She remained under house arrest in Burma for almost 15 of the 21 years from 20 July 1989 until her most recent release on 13 November 2010, becoming one of the world's most prominent political prisoners. 

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1599 Yitzhak Rabin Who?

Yitzhak Rabin (1 March 1922 – 4 November 1995) was an Israeli politician, statesman and general. He was the fifth Prime Minister of Israel, serving two terms in office, 1974–77 and 1992 until his assassination in 1995. For his role in the creation of the Oslo Accords, Rabin was awarded the 1994 Nobel Peace Prize. The Accords greatly divided Israeli society, with some seeing Rabin as a hero for advancing the cause of peace and some as a traitor for giving away land they viewed as rightfully Israel's.  

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1598 Jean-Paul Satre Who?

Jean-Paul Charles Aymard Sartre (21 June 1905 – 15 April 1980) was a French philosopher, playwright, novelist, screenwriter, political activist, biographer, and literary critic. In 1941, in France, he formed the "Socialisme et Liberté" resistance group. In 1943, after the group disbanded, Sartre joined a writers' Resistance group, in which he remained an active participant until the end of the war.  

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1597 Sun Tzu Who?

Sun Tzu (also rendered as Sun Zi) was a Chinese military general, strategist and philosopher who lived in the Spring and Autumn Period of ancient China. The name he is best known by is actually an honorific which means "Master Sun": His birth name was Sun Wu and he was known outside of his family by his courtesy name Changqing.

 
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1594 William Lloyd Garrison Who?

William Lloyd Garrison (December 12, 1805 – May 24, 1879) was a prominent American abolitionist, journalist, suffragist, and social reformer. He is best known as the editor of the abolitionist newspaper The Liberator, which he founded in 1831 and published in Massachusetts until slavery was abolished by Constitutional amendment after the American Civil War.

 
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1594 Barbara Streisand Who?

Barbra Joan Streisand (born Barbara Joan Streisand, April 24, 1942) is an American singer-songwriter, author, actress, film producer, and director. Streisand has personally raised million for organizations through her live performances. The Streisand Foundation, established in 1986, has contributed over million through nearly 1,000 grants to "national organizations working on preservation of the environment, voter education, the protection of civil liberties and civil rights, women's issues and nuclear disarmament". 

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1591 Brian Boru Who?

Brian Boru (c. 941 – 23 April 1014, Old Irish: Brian Bóruma mac Cennétig; Middle Irish: Brian Bóruma; modern Irish: Brian Bóroimhe) was an Irish king who ended the domination of the High Kingship of Ireland by the Uí Néill.

 
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1591 Caratacus Who?

Caratacus (Brythonic Carat?cos, was a first century British chieftain of the Catuvellauni tribe, who led the British resistance to the Roman conquest.

 
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1591 John D Rockefeller Who?

John Davison Rockefeller, Sr. (July 8, 1839 – May 23, 1937) was an American business magnate and philanthropist. He was a co-founder of the Standard Oil Company, which dominated the oil industry and was the first great U.S. business trust. Rockefeller revolutionized the petroleum industry, and along with other key contemporary industrialists such as Andrew Carnegie, defined the structure of modern philanthropy. In 1870, he co-founded Standard Oil Company and actively ran it until he officially retired in 1897. 

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1586 Clovis I Who?

Clovis (Latin Chlodovechus; c. 466 – c. 511) was the first king of the Franks to unite all of the Frankish tribes under one ruler, changing the form of leadership from a group of royal chieftains to rule by a single king and ensuring that the kingship was passed down to his heirs. He is considered the founder of the Merovingian dynasty, which ruled the Franks for the next two centuries. 

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1584 Mary Seacole Who?

Mary Jane Seacole (1805 – 14 May 1881), née Grant, was a Jamaican-born woman of Scottish and Creole descent who set up a 'British Hotel' behind the lines during the Crimean War, which she described as "a mess-table and comfortable quarters for sick and convalescent officers," and provided succour for wounded servicemen on the battlefield. She was posthumously awarded the Jamaican Order of Merit in 1991. In 2004 she was voted the greatest Black Briton although she was only one quarter black.

 
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1583 Louis Braille Who?

Louis Braille (4 January 1809 – 6 January 1852) was the inventor of braille, a system of reading and writing used by people who are blind or visually impaired. As a small child, Braille was blinded in an accident; as a boy he developed a mastery over that blindness; and as a young man – still a student at school – he created a revolutionary form of communication that transcended blindness and transformed the lives of millions.

 
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1577 Patrick Henry Who?

Patrick Henry (May 29, 1736 – June 6, 1799) was an attorney, planter and politician who became known as an orator during the movement for independence in Virginia in the 1770s. A Founding Father, he served as the first and sixth post-colonial Governor of Virginia, from 1776 to 1779 and from 1784 to 1786.

 
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1577 Grace O'Malley Who?

Grace O'Malley (c. 1530 – c. 1603; also Gráinne O'Malley, Irish: Gráinne Ní Mháille) was Queen of Umaill. Irish Chieftain, pirate, trader and seafarer. She was chieftain of the Ó Máille clan following in the footsteps of her father Eoghan Dubhdara Ó Máille. Upon his death, she inherited his large shipping and trading business (sometimes accused of being a piracy trade). 

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1572 Sting Who?

Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner CBE (born 2 October 1951), better known by the stage name Sting, is an English musician, singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, activist, actor and philanthropist. He has been heavily involved with developed Live Aid. 

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1565 Ichiro Suzuki Who?

Ichiro Suzuki ( known as Ichiro (born October 22, 1973), is a Japanese-born professional baseball outfielder who currently plays for the New York Yankees. Originally a player in Japan's Nippon Professional Baseball (NPB), Ichiro moved to the United States in 2001 to play in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Seattle Mariners, with whom he spent 11 seasons.

 
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1565 Walter Cronkite Who?

Walter Leland Cronkite, Jr. (November 4, 1916 – July 17, 2009) was an American broadcast journalist, best known as anchorman for the CBS Evening News for 19 years (1962–81). During the heyday of CBS News in the 1960s and 1970s, he was often cited as "the most trusted man in America" after being so named in an opinion poll.

 
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1563 Desmond Tutu Who?

Desmond Mpilo Tutu (born 7 October 1931) is a South African social rights activist and retired Anglican bishop who rose to worldwide fame during the 1980s as an opponent of apartheid. He is a man who, since the demise of apartheid, has been active in the defence of human rights and uses his high profile to campaign for the oppressed. He has campaigned to fight AIDS, tuberculosis, poverty, racism, sexism, the imprisonment of Chelsea Manning, homophobia and transphobia. He received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1984

 
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1561 Indira Gandhi Who?

Indira Priyadarshini Gandhi (Hindustani: ; née Nehru; 19 November 1917 – 31 October 1984) was the third Prime Minister of India and a central figure of the Indian National Congress party. Gandhi, who served from 1966 to 1977 and then again from 1980 until her assassination in 1984, is the second-longest-serving Prime Minister of India and the only woman to hold the office.

 
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1561 Billie Jean King Who?

Billie Jean King (née Moffitt; born November 22, 1943) is an American former World No. 1 professional tennis player. King won 39 Grand Slam titles, including 12 singles, 16 women's doubles, and 11 mixed doubles titles. King is an advocate for sexual equality. In 1973, at age 29, she won the so-called Battle of the Sexes tennis match against the 55-year-old Bobby Riggs. King is very involved in the Women's Sports Foundation and the Elton John AIDS Foundation. She says "I believe in the missions of these two organizations because they are about helping others, and making a difference in the lives of those around us.  

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1558 Jim Peters Who?

Jim Peters (24 October 1918 in London – 9 January 1999 in Thorpe Bay) was a long-distance runner from England. He broke the world record for the men's marathon four times in the 1950s. He was the first runner to complete a marathon under 2 hours 20 minutes – an achievement which was equated to the breaking of the four-minute mile. 

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1557 F. Scott Fitzgerald Who?

Francis Scott Key Fitzgerald (September 24, 1896 – December 21, 1940) was an American author of novels and short stories, whose works are the paradigmatic writings of the Jazz Age, a term he coined. He is widely regarded as one of the greatest American writers of the 20th century.

 
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1555 Bonnie Blair Who?

Bonnie Kathleen Blair (born March 18, 1964) is a retired American speedskater. She is one of the top skaters of her time, and one of the most decorated athletes in Olympic history.

 
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1550 Artemisia Gentileschi Who?

Artemisia Gentileschi (July 8, 1593 – c. 1656) was an Italian Baroque painter, today considered one of the most accomplished painters in the generation following that of Caravaggio.

 
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1548 Saint Stephen Who?

Stephen (Stephanos; sometimes spelled "Stephan"), traditionally regarded as the first martyr of Christianity, was, according to the Acts of the Apostles, a deacon in the early church at Jerusalem who aroused the enmity of members of various synagogues by his teachings. Accused of blasphemy, at his trial he made a long speech fiercely denouncing the Jewish authorities who were sitting in judgement on him and was stoned to death.

 
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1548 Sonia Sotomayor Who?

Sonia Maria Sotomayor ( born June 25, 1954) is an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States, serving since August 2009. Sotomayor is the Court's 111th justice, its first Hispanic justice, and its third female justice.

 
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1547 Olaudah Equiano Who?

Olaudah Equiano (c. 1745 – 31 March 1797) also known as Gustavus Vassa, was a prominent African involved in the British movement for the abolition of the slave