Italian sculptor & professor born in 1908.
Indian Hindu monk credited with making Hinduism a major world religion during the late 19th century.
Franco-Uruguayan poet & writer, born in 1884, & nominated three times for the Nobel Prize in Literature.
Chinese communist revolutionary & founding father & ruler of the People’s Republic of China (1949-76).
American publicist & wife of John F. Kennedy, Jr. born in 1966. The couple died in a plane crash in 1999.
Pope Sixtus V
Italian head of the Catholic Church born in 1521. Significant figure of the Counter-Reformation.
American actor & author, known for her coerced role in the pornographic film, Deep Throat.
Lorenzo de’ Medici
Italian statesman &Â de factoÂ ruler of theÂ Florentine RepublicÂ & powerful patron ofÂ RenaissanceÂ culture in Italy.
English actor known for roles inÂ horror films incl. Frankenstein’s monsterÂ inÂ Frankenstein & its sequels.
American cultural anthropologist who influenced the sexual revolution of the 1960s.