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Gerard Butler is a Scottish actor, distinguished by his rugged masculinity and charm, who often appeared as larger-than-life literary and historical figures. Butler is best known for his role as King Leonidas of Sparta in 300.
Marie Sullivan Force is an American writer, novelist, and communications specialist. She is the New York Times bestselling author of contemporary romance, including the Gansett Island Series, which has sold more than 2.2 million books worldwide, and the Fatal Series from Harlequin Books, which has sold more than 1 million books.
Daniel Day-Lewis, in full Sir Daniel Michael Blake Day-Lewis, is British actor known for his on-screen intensity and for his exhaustive preparation for roles.
Rihanna is a Barbadian recording artist, actress, and fashion designer. Most of the worldly population would also classify her as a tradtional dancehall singer; who has splurged onto the entertainment scene unexpectedly. The youngest artist to score 12 number one singles in the US, Rihanna signed with Def Jam records at the age of 16.
Sir Walter Raleigh was an English adventurer and author, a favourite of Queen Elizabeth I. He is noted for his contribution in the establishment of a colony near Roanoke Island, in present-day North Carolina.
Henry Cabot Lodge was an American Republican Congressman and historian. He led the successful congressional opposition to his country’s participation in the League of Nations following World War I.
Wallace Hume Carothers was the American chemist and inventor. Two of the 20th century’s most widely used synthetic polymers—neoprene and nylon—originated in 1930 in the research laboratory of Wallace Hume Carothers at the DuPont Company.
Jane Mendelsohn is an American author. She is the author of the novel "I Was Amelia Earhart" that was an international bestseller in 1996 and short-listed for the Orange Prize.
Yuriko Koike is a Japanese politician who currently serves as the governor of Tokyo. She was a member of the House of Representatives of Japan from 1993 to 2016 (when she resigned to run in the Tokyo gubernatorial election), and was previously the Minister of Defense in the cabinet of Prime Minister Shinzō Abe, but resigned in August 2007 after only 54 days in office. On 31 July 2016, Koike was e...
A popular lecturer in his day, Rudolf Steiner created the philosophy of anthroposophy and stressed the importance of creativity in children's education.
Robert Fripp is an English guitarist, composer and record producer. As a guitarist for the progressive rock band King Crimson, Fripp has been the only member to have played in all of King Crimson's line-ups from their to the present. He has also worked extensively as a studio musician, notably with singer David Bowie on the albums "Heroes" and Scary Monsters (and Super Creeps), Brian Eno, David S...
John Jay is a Founding Father of the United States who served the new nation in both law and diplomacy. He was a true patriot and was among the American commissioners who negotiated with Great Britain during the United States’ struggle for independence from British colonial rule.
Gary Cooper was an American film actor. He is known for his natural, authentic, and understated acting style and screen performances.
Je Tsongkhapa, whose ordained name was Losang Dragpa, was a great 14th century Tibetan Buddhist Master who promoted and developed the Kadampa Buddhism that Atisha had introduced three centuries earlier.
Sonakshi Sinha is an Indian actress. She started her professional career in 2010 in Dabangg, and since then has appeared in more than twenty-five Indian films. She also worked as a costume designer in her early career, designing the costumes for films such as Mera Dil Leke Dekho.
Admiral Sir John Hawkins was an English slave trader, naval commander and administrator, merchant, navigator, shipbuilder and privateer.
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