Yu Wenxia – Miss World 2012 from China

Yu Wenxia Wen Xia Yu (August 6, 1989, Harbin, providence of Heilongjiang, People’s Republic of China) Nationality: China Category: Celebrities, Occupation: Models, Actors Unique distinction: Miss World 2012 Height: 5’10” (177cm) Weight:...

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

Robert de Niro Robert Anthony De Niro Jr. (17 August 1943, New York) Nationality: United States of America, Italy Category: Celebrities Occupation:  Actors, Film Directors Unique distinction: Iconic Italian-American film...

Lindsey Vonn – 2010 Winter Olympics Downhill champion

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Rudolf Hermann Lotze – German philosopher, psychologist and physiologist

Hermann Lotze Rudolf Hermann Lotze (21 May 1817, Bautzen, Germany -1 July 1881, Berlin) Nationality: Germany Category: Scientists Occupation: Psychologists, Physiologists, Philosophers, Physicians Specification: Empirical philosophy, Idealistic Monism. Unique distinction: Founder of the metaphysical...

Christopher Columbus – Discoverer of America

Christopher Columbus Cristoforo Colombo (in Italian), Cristobal Colon (in Spanish) (25 August - 31 October 1451, Genoa, Italy  - 20 May 1506, Valladolid, Spain) (aged 54) Nationality:...

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...

Wilhelm von Humboldt – One of the Founders of Linguistics

Wilhelm von Humboldt Friedrich Wilhelm Christian Karl Ferdinand Freiherr von Humboldt (22 January 1767, Potsdam, Prussia, Germany -  8 April 1835, Tegel, near Berlin, Germany) Nationality: Germany Category:...

Jimena Navarrete – Miss Universe 2010

Jimena Navarrete Jimena Navarrete Rosete February 22, 1988 , Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico Nationality: Mexico Category: Celebrities Occupation: Models, Actresses Unique distinction: She is the holder of Titles: Nuestra Belleza...

Frank Barron – Pioneer in the Psychology of Creativity

Frank Barron Frank Xavier Barron (June 17, 1922, Lansford, Pennsylvania - October 6, 2002, Santa Cruz, California) (Aged 80) Nationality: United States of America Category: Scientists Occupation:  Psychologists Specification: Psychology...

Mother Teresa – Saint Teresa of Calcutta

Mother Teresa Agnes Gonxhe Bojaxhiu (26/27 August 1910, Üsküb, Ottoman Empire (now Skopje, Republic of Macedonia) -5 September 1997, Calcutta, India) (aged 87) Nationality: India Category: Votaries...

Ernst Weber – One of the Founders of Psychophysics

Ernst Weber Ernst Heinrich Weber (June 24 1795, Wittenberg, Germany -January 26 1878, Leipzig, Germany) Nationality: Germany Category: Scientists Occupation: Physiologists, Psychologists Specification: Empirical Psychology, Psychophysics Unique distinction: One of the founders of...

Alexander Hamilton – One of the United States Founding Fathers

Alexander Hamilton (January 11, 1755 or 1757, Charles Town, Nevis, British West Indies - July 12, 1804, New York City) (aged 47 or 49) Nationality:...