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Can you name the famous people from these haiku?

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One hundred metre sprint.
To Jamaica he belongs.
Pretty speedy name.
Author of 'Hard Times.'
Horrified by class divide.
Wrote to spread the word.
Six-string prodigy.
In Led Zep he played guitar.
In The Yardbirds too.
Power in the air.
Brother Orville on the ground.
Sixty second flight.
Nobel Prize winner.
Physicist with wacky hair.
Declined Israel's lead.
One of the Fab Four.
Yoko Ono was his love.
In New York he died.
This man had six wives.
Beheaded three, divorced two.
Katherine survived.
Nineteen Eighty-Four.
Winston Smith and Julia.
What was author called?
Hollywood actor.
Part of Danny Ocean's crew.
Portrayed Jason Bourne.
Man from Italy.
Funded by the Spanish King.
Found Americas.
Escapologist.
Born as Weisz in Hungary.
Died from fatal punch.
Husband was Pierre.
With him she found radium.
Won the Nobel Prize.
HaikuPerson
The Bard of Avon.
Elizabethan playwright.
Hamlet is by him.
Britain fought at sea.
Admiral on Victory.
Killed off Spanish coast.
Roman Dictator.
Tried to invade Britain's shores.
Died on Ides of March.
Frontman of U2.
Campaigns to end poverty.
Always wearing shades.
A Crimean nurse.
Named after her place of birth.
Lady with the lamp.
The USA's first.
He could never tell a lie.
Martha was his wife.
Born as Temujin.
Leader of the Mongol hordes.
Bonded warring tribes.
Russian cosmonaut.
The first man in outer space.
Flew in Vostok 1.
Lost at Waterloo.
Not as short as people think.
Came from Corsica.
Scientist and more.
Painted the Mona Lisa.
Wrote in mirror script.
Author, journalist.
British war-time officer.
Created James Bond.
Very peaceful man.
In India called Bapu.
Killed in '48.

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