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Can you name the people whose last name begins with K when given their Biography Channel profiles?

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Biography Channel Profile'K' Person
Author who explored the human struggle for understanding and security in his novels such as 'Amerika,' 'The Trial' and 'The Castle.'
He was an American comedian best known for his portrayal of Latka Gravas on the sitcom 'Taxi.'
Comedian and director who was popular for his pioneering silent comedies in the 1920s.
He was an English author famous for an array of works like 'Just So Stories,' 'If' and 'The Jungle Book.' He received the 1907 Nobel Prize in Literature.
She was a Mexican painter who was married to Diego Rivera and is still admired as a feminist icon.
American educator who overcame the adversity of being blind and deaf to become one of the 20th century's leading humanitarians, as well as co-founder of the ACLU.
He was a dancer whose athletic style transformed the movie musical and did much to change the American public's conception of male dancers.
He was an American writer best known for the novel 'On the Road,' which became an American classic, pioneering the Beat Generation in the 1950s.
He was a U.S.-based physician who assisted in patient suicides, sparking increased talk on hospice care and 'right to die' legislative action.
He was an American filmmaker known for directing such acclaimed features as 'Dr. Strangelove,' 'A Clockwork Orange,' '2001: A Space Odyssey,' 'The Shining' and 'Full Metal Jacket.'
Biography Channel Profile'K' Person
The 35th U.S. president, negotiated the Nuclear Test-Ban Treaty and initiated the Alliance for Progress. He was assassinated in 1963.
Academy Award-winning actress who starred in such films as 'Moulin Rouge!,' 'Cold Mountain,' 'The Hours,' and 'Lion.'
'King of the Blues' began as a disc jockey in Memphis before finding fame as a blues and R&B guitarist, with hits like 'The Thrill Is Gone.'
Biologist who wrote Sexual Behavior in the Human Male, which was based on research he and his colleagues conducted at the Institute for Sex Research.
She is a German supermodel turned television personality known for her appearances on popular TV shows like 'Project Runway' and 'America's Got Talent.'
Diplomat who was U.S. secretary of state under Richard Nixon, winning the 1973 Nobel Peace Prize for the Vietnam War accords.
He was an American daredevil who became an icon in the 1970s for his incredible motorcycle stunts.
He was a German philosopher during the Enlightenment era of the late 18th century. His best-known work is the 'Critique of Pure Reason.'
He was an American entrepreneur best known for expanding McDonald’s from a local chain to the world’s most profitable restaurant franchise operation.
He was an attorney and poet who wrote the lyrics to the U.S. national anthem, 'The Star-Spangled Banner.'
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