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

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