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

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