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

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