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Can you name the famous people from Illinois based on the following descriptions?

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Former first lady to husband William, and 2016 presidential candidate for the Democratic Party.
Actor, comedian and director best known for portraying lawyer Saul Goodman in the television shows 'Breaking Bad' and 'Better Call Saul'.
Hollywood actor and 40th President of the United States.
Lawman and participant in the Gunfight at the O.K. Corral whose greatly-fictionalised biography was released in 1931.
Actor known for portraying B.A. Baracus in the 1980s television show 'The A-Team'.
Cartoonist, entrepreneur and film producer known for his eponymous animation company.
Country singer-songwriter and musician who is the most awarded singer and the most awarded female artist in the history of the Grammys.
Actor and film producer who is renowned for his roles as Han Solo and Indiana Jones.
Lawyer, writer and first African-American First Lady of the United States.
Jazz musician and trumpet player whose 1959 album 'Kind of Blue' is widely considered his greatest work.
Singer and actress who rose to fame on the third season of 'American Idol' and has since featured in the movies 'Dreamgirls' and 'Winnie Mandela'.
Journalist and author of novels including 'A Farewell to Arms' and 'For Whom the Bell Tolls'.
Actor and director known for portraying Harry S. Truman in 'Truman' and Lt. Dan Taylor in 'Forrest Gump' on the big screen, as well as Detective Mac Taylor in 'CSI: NY'.
American football coach who guided the Denver Broncos to consecutive Super Bowl victories in 1998 and 1999.
Actor and comedian who rose to fame on 'Saturday Night Live' before appearing in 'Ghostbusters', 'Caddyshack' and 'Groundhog Day'.
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Actor, producer and fashion designer who has appeared in the movies 'Empire of the Sun', 'In the Line of Fire' and 'Of Mice and Men'.
Buisnessman and former 'Esquire' journalist famous for being the publisher of the adult magazine 'Playboy'.
Comedian, actor and musician who was an original cast member on Saturday Night Live and later appeared as one of The Blues Brothers
Film director, producer and screenwriter famous for his work on the 'Back to the Future' series as well as movies such as 'Forrest Gump' and 'Cast Away'.
Singer-songwriter, called the 'punk poet laureate', who is best known for her song 'Because the Night'.
While in police custody, Lee Harvey Oswald was shot by this infamous nightclub operator.
Criminal convicted for the assassination for Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Brother of acting sisters Joan and Ann, actor and producer who starred in 'Grosse Pointe Blank' and 'Con Air'.
Television personality, comedienne and writer who starred as Rose Nylund in 'The Golden Girls'.
Comedian and actor with lead roles in the war comedy 'Good Morning, Vietnam' and the sitcom 'Mork and Mindy' on his resume.
Author and screenwriter whose work has been adapted for the televison series 'ER' and the movie 'Jurassic Park'.
Record producer and musician famed for producing the Michael Jackson albums 'Off the Wall', 'Thriller' and 'Bad'.
Actress and comedian known for her roles in 'Identity Thief' and as Molly Flynn-Biggs in the sitcom 'Mike & Molly'.
Hollywood actor who starred in over 100 films including 'Planet of the Apes', 'El Cid' and 'Ben Hur'.
Singer-songerwiter and record producer whose major hits include 'Bump N' Grind', 'I Believe I Can Fly' and the hip-hopera 'Trapped in the Closet'.

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