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Can you name the famous people from the 2000s

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President of Finland 2000-12, and the first female head of state in Finland
American computer professional who in 2013 revealed classified US government surveillance programs
Swedish diplomat who was the head of the UN monitoring of Iraqs weapons of mass destruction program
This accessory buyer at Jigsaw married Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, in 2011
Pakistani school pupil who survived a shooting by Taliban. Known for her activism for rights to education and for women. Awarded the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize
Former Associate Director of FBI who in 2005 admitted to being the Watergate scandal's whistleblower 'Deep Throat'
American economist who served as Chairman of the Federal Reserve of the US 1987-2006
This boy was returned to Cuba in 2000, after a famous immigration dispute between his father in Cuba and his relatives in Miami
President of Côte d'Ivoire 2000-11. After a short conflict in 2011 he was extradited to the ICC, becoming the first head of state to be taken into the court's custody
American magician who stayed for 44 days in a small box above the Thames without food in 2003
President of the European Commission 2004-14, and Prime Minister of Portugal 2002-04
American citizen who was captured as an enemy combatant during the US war in Afghanistan, and was sentenced to 20 years in prison
President of Egypt 2012-13, until he was removed by the army
American television personality who in 2004 were sentenced to five months in prison for her relation to the ImClone insider trading affair
The first woman to hold office as the president of Brazil in 2011
President of Egypt since 2014. He ousted the former president amidst an uprising in 2013
Militant islamist from Egypt who i 2009 raised to become leader of Al-Qaeda
This skydiver becomes the first person to break the sound barrier without a vehicle in 2012
American entrepreneur who cofounded Napster and served as the first president of Facebook
Australian computer programmer and editor-in-chief of WikiLeaks, which he founded in 2006
President of Argentina since 2007, and a widow of the former president
Tunisian street vendor who set himself on fire in 2010, and became a catalyst for the Arab Spring
Militant islamist from Jordan who in 1999 formed a group that is known as ISIS today. Responsible for numerous attacks during the Iraqi War. Killed in a bombing in 2006
President of Yemen from 1990 until his resignation in 2012 due to pressure during the Arab Spring
Pakistani terror organizer who is identified as 'the principal architect of the 9/11 attacks'. He is now held at the Guantanamo Bay
President of Tunisia from a coup in 1987 until 2011 when he fled the country during the Arab Spring
British man who attempted to detonate explosives packed his shoes, while on American Airlines Flight 63 from Paris to Miami in 2001
Democratic member of the US House of Representatives from Arizona 2007-12. Famous for being shot in 2011
US Army soldier who was convicted in 2013 of violations of the Espionage Act, after disclosing to WikiLeaks 733 000 documents
Head of the Chechen Republic since 2007, after a power struggle. Came under heavy criticism due to alleged corruption and human rights violations

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