American singer, actor, & model known as the “Princess of R&B” for hits incl. “Back & Forth” & “Try Again”.
Franco-Uruguayan poet & writer, born in 1884, & nominated three times for the Nobel Prize in Literature.
American statesman, military commander, lawyer, economist, & a Founding Father of the United States.
English rock musician born in 1945. Known as the bass player for the Jimi Hendrix Experience.
English theoretical physicist, cosmologist, & author known for his book, A Brief History of Time.
Japanese writer, actor, model, Shintoist, nationalist, & founder of the Tatenokai militia born in 1925.
French Romantic actor born in 1798. Known for alleged lesbian relationship with the writer George Sand.
Dutch author born in 1914. Wrote of Nazi persecution of Dutch Jews & was executed at Auschwitz.
EnglishÂ producer,Â arranger,Â composer,Â conductor,Â audio engineer, & musician who worked with The Beatles.
Algerian French businessman,Â agricultural engineer,Â entrepreneur, & founder of the soft drink maker,Â Orangina.