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

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