Countries by Famous Person Born There

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

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