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Famous FigureCountry of BirthFamous for...
Garry KasparovChess Grandmaster
Sérgio MendesJazz Musician
Paul RusesabaginaHumanitarian
Pope Benedict XVIIncumbent Pope & Head of Catholic Church
Youssou N'DourSinger
Marco PoloExplorer
BjörkAlternative Singer
Ang LeeDirector (Brokeback Mountain)
David BandaMadonna's Adopted Son
Serge BlancoInternational Rugby Union Player
Clarence SeedorfInternational Footballer
Idi AminMilitary Dictator
Louis B MayerHollywood Producer
Hồ Chí MinhPolitician, Communist Revolutionary
Shabani NondaInternational Footballer
Usain BoltOlympic Gold-Medallist
Djimon HounsouActor (Gladiator)
Didier DrogbaInternational Footballer
Samuel Eto'oInternational Footballer
Ryuichi SakamotoMusician/Composer
Prince Albert IISovereign Prince
Alexander the GreatEmperor, Military Leader
Saddam HusseinPolitician, Dictator, War Criminal
Bianca JaggerHuman Rights Advocate/Ambassador
Daniela HantuchováProfessional Tennis Player
Ingrid BergmanActress (Casablanca)
Wyclef JeanMusician/Rapper, Producer
Eva PerónFirst Lady, Spiritual Leader
Vlad III the ImpalerPrince
Audrey HepburnActress (Breakfast at Tiffany's)
James JoyceNovelist/Poet (Ulysses)
Ban Ki-moonIncumbent UN Secretary-General
Muttiah MuralitharanTest Cricketer
George WeahInternational Footballer, former Ballon d'Or recipient
Sir Alexander FlemingPharmacologist, Nobel Laureate
Mikhail BaryshnikovBallet Dancer
Isla FisherActress (Home & Away)
Antoni GaudíModernist Architect
Famous FigureCountry of BirthFamous for...
Hakeem OlajuwonFormer Professional Basketball Player
Goran VišnjićActor (ER)
Salote Tupou IIIQueen
Genghis KhanEmperor, Military Leader
Roque Santa CruzInternational Footballer
Brian LimaFormer International Rugby Union Player
Muammar al-GaddafiMilitary Leader
Pablo NerudaPoet, Nobel Laureate
Pyotr TchaikovskyClassical Composer
Paradorn SrichaphanProfessional Tennis Player
Sun TzuMilitary Leader, Author (The Art of War)
Eric Moussambani'Eric the Eel', Olympic Swimmer
Sir Edmund HillaryConqueror of Mount Everest
Pol PotKhmer Rouge Leader
Keanu ReevesActor (The Matrix)
Cleopatra VIIQueen/Pharoah
Nicolaus CopernicusAstronomer
Slobodan MiloševićPolitician/War Criminal
Mehmed IISultan & Conqueror of Constantinople
Ayatollah Ruhollah KhomeiniPolitician, Religious Leader
Fidel CastroCommunist Leader, Revolutionary
Benazir BhuttoRevolutionary Politician
Coco ChanelFashion Designer
Monica AliNovelist (Brick Lane)
Mother TeresaNun/Humanitarian
Hicham El GuerroujOlympic Gold-Medallist
Eva HerzigováSupermodel
Mika HäkkinenFormula 1 World Champion
Kofi AnnanFormer UN Secretary-General
Charles-Édouard Brown-SéquardNeurophysiologist, describer of Brown-Séquard syndrome
Robert MugabePolitician
MuhammadProphet, Founder of Islam
Paulo WanchopeFormer International Footballer
Siddhārtha GautamaSpiritualist, founder of Bhuddism
Jimmy ChooFashion Designer
Kim CollinsWorld Athletics Championships Gold-Medallist
Roger FedererProfessional Tennis Player
László József BíróInventor
Famous FigureCountry of BirthFamous for...
Hristo StoichkovInternational Footballer, former Ballon d'Or recipient
Sharbat Gula Subject of the most famous photograph in National Geographic's history
Luol DengProfessional Basketball Player
Javier Pérez de CuéllarFormer UN Secretary-General
Uri GellerMagician
Billy OceanPop Musician
Borat SagdiyevFictional TV Presenter
Amitabh BachchanActor & Singer (Zanjeer)
RihannaR&B Singer
Neil ArmstrongAstronaut & First Man on the Moon
Adolf HitlerPolitician, Nazi Leader
Kim Yong-ilPolitician
Haile Selassie IEmperor, Internationalist
Niels BohrPhysicist, Nobel Laureate
U ThantFormer UN Secretary-General
RembrandtPortrait/Religious Painter
Louis TherouxTV Presenter (When Louis Met...)
Gavrilo PrincipNationalist, Assassin, Instigator of World War I
ImanSupermodel
Edvard GriegClassical Composer
ShakiraPop Star
Joseph StalinCommunist Leader
Barack Hussein Obama, Sr.Father of Barack Obama, Incumbent President of the United States
Frida KahloSurrealist Painter
Eddy GrantReggae Singer
Sir Viv RichardsTest Cricketer
Emmanuel AdebayorInternational Footballer
Nelson MandelaPolitician, Revolutionary
Frankie FredericksOlympic Silver-Medallist
Sir Donald BradmanTest Cricketer
Irving SaladinoOlympic Gold-Medallist
Milla JovovichActress (Resident Evil)
Freddy KeiahoProfessional American Football Player
Debbie Ferguson-McKenzieOlympic Gold-Medallist
Armin Tamzarian aka Seymour SkinnerFictitious Elementary School Principal
Vasco da GamaExplorer
Hassanal BolkiahSultan
Wayne GretzkyFormer Professional Ice Hockey Player

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