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

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