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Psychologist; coined the term 'power nap'.
President of Republic of China (Taiwan) 1988-2000
Original host of Jeopardy! 1964-1975.
Author of this namesake book on baby and child care, one of the best selling books of all time.
Co-author of the play, 'Everybody Comes to Rick's' which was adapted into the film Casablanca.
Author of 'Charlotte's Web' and 'Stuart Little'.
Nobel Prize and Pulitzer Prize winning author known for 'The Bluest Eye', 'Song of Solomon' and 'Beloved'
America's first Eagle Scout.
Co-founder of Peoplesoft.
Author of 'The Devils Wears Prada'
Developer of Tennis for Two, 1958, one of the earliest video games.
Founder and namesake of one of the largest Aerospace corporations.
Inventor of the chicken nugget.
Co-founder of Burger King.
Governor of Maine, Senator of Maine, Vice Presidential Candidate in 1968 and Secretary of State 1980-1981
Namesake for this bacteria commonly associated with reptiles, raw chicken, and eggs.
Comedy Writer known for his work with Triumph the Insult Comic Dog, Late Night with Conan O'Brien, and 'TV Funhouse' animations on Saturday Night Live.
Economist; one of the original leaders of the 'Chicago School' of economic theory.
Designer of about 500 golf courses.
Representative, Arizona 8th District 2007-present
Inventor of canola oil.
U.S. Supreme Court Nominee
General Manager of the Texas Rangers and youngest ever in Major League Baseball.
Inventor of this namesake diet.
Founder of his namesake corporation. A hall is named after him at Cornell but the library is in fact named after his son, also a Cornell Alum.
President of the Czech Republic (2003-present)
Folk musician known for his song, 'Cat's in the Cradle'.
NHL Hockey Hall of Fame goaltender, 5-time Stanley Cup Winner, Conn Smythe Trophy winner.
Creator of a common technique to stop a person from choking.
Brothers who founded this brewing company that's 'As Cold as the Rockies.'
Actor best known for starring in Superman.
Founder of the largest US newspaper publisher, namesake for Cornell University's health center.
Actress known for her work on Glee, Best in Show, and Role Models.
The 'Science Guy'.
Astronomer, current director of SETI Program
Former host of his namesake show on MSNBC.
Commissioner of the NHL.
American diplomat, investment banker, publish and WWI veteran. Namesake of a hall at Cornell University.
Daughter of the 32nd President of the United States
NHL player, 3-time Stanley Cup champion.
Attorney General 1993-2000
U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice
Co-anchor of Good Morning America.
Comedian and political satirist known for his HBO show.
Author of 'The Good Earth,' she won the Pulitzer Prize in 1932 and the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1938.
Author of Slaughterhouse-Five, Cat's Cradle, and Breakfast of Champions.

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