Cornell Alumni

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

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