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Marilyn Monroe – Hollywood’s ultimate superstar and legend

Marilyn Monroe born Norma Jeane Mortenson, baptized Norma Jeane Baker, Norma Jeane Dougherty, Norma Jeane DiMaggio (June 1, 1926, Los Angeles, California - August 5,...

Elton John – Famous Pop superstar and Composer

Elton John Sir Elton Hercules John born Reginald Kenneth Dwight ( March 25, 1947, Pinner, Middlesex, England) Nationality: United Kingdom Category: Celebrities Occupation: Pop-music, Pop Unique distinction: The biggest...

Oprah Winfrey – The most famous American television host

Oprah Winfrey Oprah Gail Winfrey, (Lady O, Deepak Oprah -a sendup of Deepak Chopra, a self-help guru) 29 January 1954 Kosciusko, Mississippi, USA Nationality: United States...

Zoroaster – Founder of Zoroastrianism

Zoroaster Zoroaster (Latinized from Greek variants),  Zarathushtra (as he is called in the Avesta), Zartosht (Persian) (c.628 probably Rhages, Persia (now Iran) -  c.551 BC) (aged...

Joan Of Arc – National Heroine of France

Joan Of Arc, Joan of Lorraine, the Maid of Orleans. Patron Saint and national heroine of France.  Femail military leaderand a Catholic saint.

Thales – First Greek and Western philosopher and scientist

Thales Thales of Miletos (625/624 BC, Miletus, Asia Minor (Now Balat, Turkey) - 546/545 BC, Miletus, Asia Minor) Nationality: Greece Category: Votaries оf Spirit, Scientists Occupation: Philosophers, Unique distinction:...

Melinda Gates – Co-chair of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

Melinda Gates born Melinda Ann French,  Melinda French Gates (August 15, 1964, Dallas, Texas, USA) Nationality: United States of America Category: Leaders Occupation: Philanthropists, Businessmen Unique distinction: Co-founder and co-chair...

Vitali Klitschko – Famous Ukrainian boxer and politician

Vitali Klitschko Vitali Vladimirovich Klitschko July 19, 1971 Belovodsk, Kirghiz SSR, Soviet Union, now Kyrgyzstan) Nationality: Ukraine Category: Athletes Occupation: Boxers, Politicians, Unique distinction: Klitschko is a three-time heavyweight...

Dustin Hoffman – Winner of two Academy Awards

Dustin Hoffman  Dustin Lee Hoffman (8 August 1937, Los Angeles, CA) Nationality: United States of America Category: Celebrities Occupation:  Actors Specification: Drama, Comedy Unique distinction: The Winner of two Academy Awards: Best...

Adriana Lima – Brazilian Supermodel

Adriana Lima Adriana Francesca Lima (June 12, 1981,  Salvador da Bahia, Brazil) Nationality: Brazil Category: Celebrities Occupation: Models, Actors Unique distinction: One of the most famous and in-demand models...