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

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