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Psychologist; coined the term 'power nap'.
Inventor of the chicken nugget.
Actress known for her work on Glee, Best in Show, and Role Models.
Co-founder of Burger King.
Designer of about 500 golf courses.
Economist; one of the original leaders of the 'Chicago School' of economic theory.
Founder and namesake of one of the largest Aerospace corporations.
U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice
Co-founder of Peoplesoft.
Developer of Tennis for Two, 1958, one of the earliest video games.
Actor best known for starring in Superman.
Inventor of this namesake diet.
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.
Creator of a common technique to stop a person from choking.
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'
Comedian and political satirist known for his HBO show.
Original host of Jeopardy! 1964-1975.
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.
Co-author of the play, 'Everybody Comes to Rick's' which was adapted into the film Casablanca.
Author of 'The Devils Wears Prada'
Namesake for this bacteria commonly associated with reptiles, raw chicken, and eggs.
Former host of his namesake show on MSNBC.
Daughter of the 32nd President of the United States
Attorney General 1993-2000
Co-anchor of Good Morning America.
Commissioner of the NHL.
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'.
Inventor of canola oil.
Author of this namesake book on baby and child care, one of the best selling books of all time.
American diplomat, investment banker, publish and WWI veteran. Namesake of a hall at Cornell University.
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.
America's first Eagle Scout.
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.
President of the Czech Republic (2003-present)
Astronomer, current director of SETI Program
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.
The 'Science Guy'.
U.S. Supreme Court Nominee
NHL player, 3-time Stanley Cup champion.
Governor of Maine, Senator of Maine, Vice Presidential Candidate in 1968 and Secretary of State 1980-1981

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