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1

Paul Farmer

Physician. Renowned work in humanities/equalities.

2

Hagfish Chandra Bose

Bengali polymath, physicist, biologist, biophysicist, botanist and archaeologist, and an early writer of science fiction.

Nov 30, 1858 / Nov 23, 1937

3

Eyvind Earle

American artist, author and illustrator, noted for his contribution to the background illustration and styling of Disney animated films in the 1950s.

April 26, 1916 / July 20, 2000

4

Kimberley Motley

Kimberley Chongyon Motley is an American International Attorney of African American and Korean descent. She is mother of three, and former Mrs. Wisconsin-America 2004, who is known for being the first foreign attorney to litigate in Afghanistan since 2008

5

Benazir Bhutto

Benazir Bhutto was a Pakistani politician who served as Prime Minister of Pakistan from 1988 to 1990 and again from 1993 to 1996. She was the first woman to head a democratic government in a Muslim majority nation.

6

Sebastian Maniscalco

comic

7

George Miller

Film maker: Mad Max series. Australian.

8

Louis CK

comic

9

Rajneesh

AKA Acharya Rajneesh; Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh; Osho. Indian cult leader.

10

Fauja Singh

Oldest marathon runner (@ 90+ years old!).

11

Dave McClure

Entrepreneur & angel investor.
Involved in Angelgate.

12

Widad Akreyi

Health expert & human rights activist of Kurdish ancestry.

13

Rob Buckman

UK doctor & comedian.
Author of How to Break Bad News.

14

Lyudmila Rudenko

Soviet chess champion.

15

Eleanor Lambert Berkson

(10 Aug 1903 - 7 Oct 2003) was American fashion publicist. She was instrumental in increasing the international prominence of the American fashion industry and in the emergence of NYC as a major fashion capital.