Cornell Alumni

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

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