Graham Arthur Chapman (8 January 1941 – 4 October 1989) was a British comedian, physician, writer, actor, and one of the six members of the Monty Python comedy troupe.
Boris Vallejo (born January 8, 1941) is a Peruvian-born American painter. He immigrated to the United States in 1964, and he currently resides in Allentown, Pennsylvania. Vallejo works almost exclusively in the fantasy and erotica genres. His hyper-representational paintings have graced the covers of dozens of science fiction paperbacks. Subjects of his paintings are typically Sword and sorcery gods, monsters, and well-muscled male and female barbarians engaged in battle.
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Niel Hancock was an American fantasy writer
Ole Søltoft was a Danish actor in erotic feature film comedies.
Michael Goodfellow is a British professor in Microbial Systematics
John Alford was an English cricketer.
Ronnie Swan is a Scottish footballer
Nena von Schlebrügge is a Mexican former fashion model
Jonathan Meakins is a Canadian surgeon, academic, and expert in immunobiology
Paolo Carosone is an Italian painter, sculptor, etcher and multimedia artist.
Juozas Imbrasas is the former mayor of Vilnius , Lithuania .