Biography: I-J

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Can you name the people whose last name begins with I or J when given their Biography Channel profiles?

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Biography Channel Profile'I' or 'J' Person
He worked for Ford Motor Co. and promoted the Mustang, but later moved to Chrysler Corp. where he helped achieve record profits.
His first “antiplay,” The Bald Soprano, inspired a revolution in dramatic techniques and helped inaugurate the Theatre of the Absurd.
He is perhaps best known for his short stories 'The Legend of Sleepy Hollow' and 'Rip Van Winkle.'
Part wildlife expert, part entertainer, he became world famous for his television series 'The Crocodile Hunter' as well as his death by a stingray.
He was one of the Twelve Apostles, notorious for betraying Jesus. His surname is probably a corruption of the Latin 'sicarius' meaning murderer.
His award-winning career as the King of Pop transformed the face of pop music and popular culture. He died unexpectedly in 2009.
As the lead singer of the Rolling Stones, he has become a rock legend for his gritty, blues-influenced songs and for his charismatic stage presence.
He and his brother Frank were among the most notorious outlaws of the American West. Their exploits have been romanticized in pulp fiction and movies.
He was draftsman of the Declaration of Independence and the third U.S. president 1801-1809. He was also responsible for the Louisiana Purchase.
She is the first African American woman ever to be a U.S. astronaut. In 1992, she flew into space aboard the Endeavour.
Biography Channel Profile'I' or 'J' Person
As a track athlete, he won a gold medal in 1976 Summer Olympics. He has also appeared on the popular reality show 'Keeping Up with the Kardashians.'
He was a Canadian-American news journalist and anchor. He is best known for being the sole anchor of ABC's 'World Tonight News' for 22 years.
As frontwoman for The Runaways, she became a female pioneer in the male-dominated world of rock music. She is also a songwriter and producer.
He co-founded Apple Computers with Stephen Wozniak. Under his guidance, the company pioneered a series of revolutionary technologies including the iPhone and iPad.
He is a British singer, pianist and composer who during his four-decade career has sold over 250 million records and has had more than 50 Top 40 hits.
She is best known for her role in the film 'Girl, Interrputed,' as well as for her relationship with Brad Pitt, with whom she has a large family.
He was a Russian-born U.S. singer, songwriter, and blackface comedian who performed in vaudeville and minstrel shows and starred in 'The Jazz Singer.'
He was the leader of the religious cult Peoples Temple. He led a mass suicide event of more than 900 people, the largest mass suicide in history.
She rose to fame in the late 1960s and was known for her powerful, blues-inspired vocals. She died of an accidental drug overdose in 1970.
An Olympic gold medalist, she brought style to track and field with form-fitting bodysuits, six-inch fingernails, and amazing speed.

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