David Suchet CBE (born 2 May 1946) is an English actor, known for his work on British television. He is best known for his role as Agatha Christie’s great detective Hercule Poirot in the long-running British TV dramatic series Poirot for which he received a (BAFTA) nomination in 1991 and he is also recognised for his Royal Television Society and Broadcasting Press Guild award-winning performance as Augustus Melmotte in the 2001 British TV mini-drama The Way We Live Now.
Lesley Gore (born Lesley Sue Goldstein; May 2, 1946) is an American singer-songwriter of the “girl group era”. She is perhaps best known for her 1963 pop hit “It’s My Party”, which she recorded at the age of 16. Following the hit, she became one of the most recognized teen pop singers of the 1960s.
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Jorge Urbina is the Permanent Representative to the United Nations for Costa Rica.
Patrick Neate is a former English cricketer.
Roger Hedgecock is a conservative talk radio host and former mayor of San Diego.
Leslie S. Klinger is an American attorney and writer.
Ralf Gothóni is a Finnish conductor and pianist.
William Gormley is an attorney and former New Jersey State Senator.
Paco Bandeira is a singer from Portugal.
Phillip de Fremery is an American classical guitarist.