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

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