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Famous PersonCountryExtra Information
Brigitte NielsenActor (Red Sonja)
Aram KhachaturianComposer (Sabre Dance)
Khaled HosseiniNovelist (The Kite Runner)
Yma SumacSinger (Virgenes del Sol)
Luciano PavarottiOperatic tenor
Joan ArmatradingSinger-Songwriter (Love and Affection)
Juliette BinocheActor (The English Patient)
Sean ConneryActor (Goldfinger)
Milla JovovichModel, Actor (Resident Evil)
Penelope CruzActor (Volver)
Hector BabencoFilmmaker (Kiss of the Spider Woman)
Eero SaarinenArchitect (Gateway Arch, St. Louis, USA)
Ahmet ErtegunMusic producer (Atlantic Records)
Natalie PortmanActor (Closer)
Manut BolBasketball player (Philadelphia 76ers)
BjörkSinger-Songwriter (Oceania)
Maximilian SchellActor (Judgment at Nuremburg)
Doris LessingAuthor (The Golden Notebook)
Olga KorbutGymnast (Olympic gold medalist)
Bianca JaggerPolitical activist (former wife of Mick Jagger)
Hana MandlikovaTennis player
Yul BrynnerActor (The King and I)
Andy GarciaActor (Ocean's Eleven)
Ismail MerchantFilm producer (A Room with a View)
Famous PersonCountryExtra Information
Sammy SosaBaseball player (Chicago Cubs)
Salma HayekActor (Frida)
Hideo NomoBaseball player (L.A. Dodgers)
Samuel WanjiruMarathoner (Olympic gold medalist)
Sonia BragaActor (The Milagro Beanfield War)
Famke JanssenActor (X-Men)
Jennifer LopezActor, Singer (If You Had My Love)
Keanu ReevesActor (Speed)
Charlize TheronActor (Monster)
Haing S. NgorActor (The Killing Fields)
Carmen MirandaSinger, Actress (fruit-covered headwear)
Hugh JackmanActor (The Prestige)
BasiaSinger-Songwriter (Time and Tide)
Jean-Claude van DammeActor (Double Impact)
Grace JonesSinger, Actor (A View to a Kill)
Billy OceanSinger-Songwriter (Caribbean Queen)
Günter GrassAuthor (The Tin Drum)
Omar SharifActor (Dr. Zhivago)
Russell CroweActor (Gladiator)
Ang LeeFilmmaker (Brokeback Mountain)
Nadia ComaneciGymnast (Olympic gold medalist)
Cesaria EvoraSinger (Voz d'Amor - album)
Georg SoltiConductor (Chicago Symphony Orch.)
Famous PersonCountryExtra Information
Ban Ki-moonU.N. Secretary-General (2007-)
Jimmy ChooFashion designer
Sade AduSinger-Songwriter (Smooth Operator)
Djimon HounsouActor (Amistad)
Mikhail BaryshnikovBallet dancer, Actor (White Nights)
Thor HeyerdahlExplorer (Kon-Tiki)
Kofi AnnanU.N. Secretary-General (1997-2007)
Mother TeresaRoman Catholic nun (Nobel laureate)
Melina MercouriActor (Never on Sunday)
Jascha HeifetzViolinist virtuoso
ShakiraSinger (Whenever, Wherever)
Ingrid BergmanActor (Casablanca)
Debbie FergusonTrack star (Olympic gold medalist)
Roger FedererTennis player
RihannaSinger (SOS, Umbrella)
Colin FarrellActor (Alexander)
Mira FurlanActor (Babylon 5)
William ShatnerActor (Star Trek)
Cindy TaylorSupermodel
Claudio ArrauPianist virtuoso
Rod CarewBaseball player (Minnesota Twins, Hall of Fame)
Tenzing NorgaySherpa (Mt. Everest)

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