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Michael J. Fox Karl Pilkington Chris Brown John Milton Jerome K. Jerome Jerry Garcia Martina Navratilova Mario Puzo D. H. Lawrence Daniel Boone Robert Kiyosaki Kristin Armstrong Karl Popper Camille Pissarro Howard Schultz Julie Andrews Samuel Richardson Helen Hunt Jackson Megan Fox Alphonse de Lamartine Lance Armstrong Swami Vivekananda Joan of Arc Zane Grey Joseph Wood Krutch Joe Namath Monica Lewinsky Elizabeth Cady Stanton Pat Robertson Nicolas Chamfort Jodie Foster Tom DeLay Katherine Mansfield John Muir Helen Keller Lucretius
Helen Keller
Helen KellerJune 27, 1880 - June 1, 1968
Helen Adams Keller (June 27, 1880 – June 1, 1968) was an American author, political activist, and lecturer. She was the first deafblind person to earn a bachelor of arts degree. The story of how Keller's teacher, Anne Sullivan, broke through the isolation imposed by a near complete lack of language, allowing the girl to blossom as she learned to communicate, has become widely known through the dramatic depictions of the play and film The Miracle Worker. Her birthplace in West Tuscumbia, Alabama is now a museum and sponsors an annual "Helen Keller Day". Her birthday on June 27 is...
Swami Vivekananda
Swami VivekanandaJanuary 12, 1863 - July 4, 1902
Rabindranath Tagore
Rabindranath TagoreMay 6, 1861 - August 7, 1941
Earl Nightingale
Earl NightingaleMarch 12, 1921 - March 25, 1989
Heidi Klum
Heidi KlumJune 1, 1973 -
Heidi Klum (pronounced [ˈhaɪ̯di ˈklʊm]; born June 1, 1973) is a German model, television host, businesswoman, fashion designer, television producer, and occasional actress. In 2008, she became an American citizen while maintaining her native German citizenship. Klum became internationally known for her appearances on the cover of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue. In 1997, she became the first German model to become a Victoria's Secret Angel. Following a successful modeling career, Klum became the host and a judge of Germany's Next Topmodel and the reality show Project Runway which...
Michael J. Fox
Michael J. FoxJune 9, 1961 -
Michael J. Fox, OC (born Michael Andrew Fox; June 9, 1961) is a Canadian-American actor, author, producer, and advocate. With a film and television career spanning from the 1970s, Fox's roles have included Marty McFly from the Back to the Future trilogy (1985–1990); Alex P. Keaton from Family Ties (1982–1989), for which he won three Emmy Awards and a Golden Globe Award; and Mike Flaherty in Spin City (1996–2001), for which he won an Emmy, three Golden Globes, and two Screen Actors Guild Awards. Fox was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease in 1991 and disclosed his condition to the public...
Robert Kiyosaki
Robert KiyosakiApril 8, 1947 -
Robert Toru Kiyosaki (born April 8, 1947) is an American investor, entrepreneur, self-help author, motivational speaker, financial literacy activist, financial commentator, and radio personality. Kiyosaki wrote the Rich Dad Poor Dad series of motivational books and has created other material published under the Rich Dad brand. He has written over 15 books which have combined sales of over 26 million copies. Three of his books, Rich Dad Poor Dad, Rich Dad's CASHFLOW Quadrant, and Rich Dad's Guide to Investing, have been on number one on the top 10 best-seller lists simultaneously on The Wall...
John Muir
John MuirApril 21, 1838 - December 24, 1914
John Muir (/mjʊər/; April 21, 1838 – December 24, 1914) was a Scottish-American naturalist, author, environmental philosopher and early advocate of preservation of wilderness in the United States. His letters, essays, and books telling of his adventures in nature, especially in the Sierra Nevada mountains of California, have been read by millions. His activism helped to preserve the Yosemite Valley, Sequoia National Park and other wilderness areas. The Sierra Club, which he founded, is a prominent American conservation organization. The 211-mile (340 km) John Muir Trail, a hiking trail in...
Corrie Ten Boom
Corrie Ten BoomApril 15, 1892 - April 15, 1983