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

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