Tiger Woods – Outstanding American golfer

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Robert de Niro – Two-time Academy Award-winning film actor

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Mother Teresa – Saint Teresa of Calcutta

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Elton John – Famous Pop superstar and Composer

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Shania Twain – Canadian Singer and Songwriter

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Nicole Kidman – Academy Award-winning actress

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Margaret Mead – American anthropologist and psychologist

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Angela Merkel – First female Chancellor of Germany

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Teresa Scanlan – Miss America 2011, short biography

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Woody Allen – One of America’s Leading Filmmakers

Woody Allen Allan Stewart Konigsberg (December 1, 1935, Brooklyn, NY) Nationality: United States of America Category: Celebrities Occupation: Film Directors, Actors Unique distinction: He is a film genius, one...

Oprah Winfrey – The most famous American television host

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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...