Countries by Famous Person Born There

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

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