Geography Quiz / Countries by Famous Person Born There

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Can you name the countries by the famous person born there?

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Famous PersonCountryExtra Information
Mira FurlanActor (Babylon 5)
Omar SharifActor (Dr. Zhivago)
Yma SumacSinger (Virgenes del Sol)
Kofi AnnanU.N. Secretary-General (1997-2007)
Olga KorbutGymnast (Olympic gold medalist)
ShakiraSinger (Whenever, Wherever)
Hana MandlikovaTennis player
Russell CroweActor (Gladiator)
Ban Ki-moonU.N. Secretary-General (2007-)
Djimon HounsouActor (Amistad)
Sonia BragaActor (The Milagro Beanfield War)
Jascha HeifetzViolinist virtuoso
Claudio ArrauPianist virtuoso
Haing S. NgorActor (The Killing Fields)
BjörkSinger-Songwriter (Oceania)
Grace JonesSinger, Actor (A View to a Kill)
Melina MercouriActor (Never on Sunday)
Maximilian SchellActor (Judgment at Nuremburg)
Mother TeresaRoman Catholic nun (Nobel laureate)
RihannaSinger (SOS, Umbrella)
Andy GarciaActor (Ocean's Eleven)
Mikhail BaryshnikovBallet dancer, Actor (White Nights)
Georg SoltiConductor (Chicago Symphony Orch.)
Famous PersonCountryExtra Information
Doris LessingAuthor (The Golden Notebook)
Bianca JaggerPolitical activist (former wife of Mick Jagger)
Khaled HosseiniNovelist (The Kite Runner)
Eero SaarinenArchitect (Gateway Arch, St. Louis, USA)
Luciano PavarottiOperatic tenor
Milla JovovichModel, Actor (Resident Evil)
Aram KhachaturianComposer (Sabre Dance)
Colin FarrellActor (Alexander)
Cesaria EvoraSinger (Voz d'Amor - album)
Joan ArmatradingSinger-Songwriter (Love and Affection)
Jennifer LopezActor, Singer (If You Had My Love)
Salma HayekActor (Frida)
Billy OceanSinger-Songwriter (Caribbean Queen)
Ang LeeFilmmaker (Brokeback Mountain)
Yul BrynnerActor (The King and I)
Ismail MerchantFilm producer (A Room with a View)
Ahmet ErtegunMusic producer (Atlantic Records)
Hideo NomoBaseball player (L.A. Dodgers)
Hugh JackmanActor (The Prestige)
Rod CarewBaseball player (Minnesota Twins, Hall of Fame)
BasiaSinger-Songwriter (Time and Tide)
Natalie PortmanActor (Closer)
Carmen MirandaSinger, Actress (fruit-covered headwear)
Sammy SosaBaseball player (Chicago Cubs)
Famous PersonCountryExtra Information
Cindy TaylorSupermodel
Juliette BinocheActor (The English Patient)
Samuel WanjiruMarathoner (Olympic gold medalist)
Ingrid BergmanActor (Casablanca)
Sean ConneryActor (Goldfinger)
Jimmy ChooFashion designer
Thor HeyerdahlExplorer (Kon-Tiki)
Jean-Claude van DammeActor (Double Impact)
Charlize TheronActor (Monster)
Manut BolBasketball player (Philadelphia 76ers)
Hector BabencoFilmmaker (Kiss of the Spider Woman)
Debbie FergusonTrack star (Olympic gold medalist)
Nadia ComaneciGymnast (Olympic gold medalist)
Famke JanssenActor (X-Men)
Roger FedererTennis player
Brigitte NielsenActor (Red Sonja)
Sade AduSinger-Songwriter (Smooth Operator)
William ShatnerActor (Star Trek)
Penelope CruzActor (Volver)
Keanu ReevesActor (Speed)
Tenzing NorgaySherpa (Mt. Everest)
Günter GrassAuthor (The Tin Drum)

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