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

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