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#484 Abraham Lincoln / Charles Darwin – 12 February 1809

Abraham Lincoln Abraham Lincoln (February 12, 1809 – April 15, 1865) was the 16th President of the United States, serving from March 1861 until his assassination. As president, he led the country through a great constitutional, military and moral crisis—the American Civil War—preserving the Union … Continue reading

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#328 Ferdinand Marcos / Jessica Mitford / Herbert Lom – 11 September 1917

Ferdinand Marcos Ferdinand Emmanuel Edralin Marcos (September 11, 1917 – September 28, 1989) was the tenth President of the Philippines from 1965 to 1986. As Philippine president and strongman, his greatest achievement was in the fields of infrastructure development and international diplomacy. … Continue reading

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#310 Lyndon B. Johnson / Don Bradman – 27 August 1908

Lyndon B. Johnson Lyndon Baines Johnson (August 27, 1908 – January 22, 1973), often referred to as LBJ, served as the 36th President of the United States from 1963 to 1969 after his service as the 37th Vice President of the United States from … Continue reading

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#301 Bill Clinton / Elizabeth Eden – 19 August 1946

Bill Clinton William Jefferson “Bill” Clinton (born William Jefferson Blythe III, August 19, 1946) served as the 42nd President of the United States from 1993 to 2001. At 46 he was the third-youngest president. He became president at the end of the Cold War, and was … Continue reading

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#289 Fred Davis / Makarios III, Archbishop – 13 August 1913

Fred Davis Fred Davis, MBE (13 August 1913 – 16 April 1998) was an English professional player of snooker and English billiards, and was one of the most popular personalities in the game. Davis was originally a billiards player, turning professional in 1929. His first professional … Continue reading

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#276 Barack Obama / Lauren Tom – 04 August 1961

Barack Obama Barack Hussein Obama II (born August 4, 1961) is the 44th and current President of the United States. He is the first African American to hold the office. Obama previously served as a United States Senator from Illinois, from January 2005 until he … Continue reading

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#237 George W. Bush / Sylvester Stallone – 06 July 1946

George W. Bush George Walker Bush (born July 6, 1946) was the 43rd President of the United States, serving from 2001 to 2009, and the 46th Governor of Texas, serving from 1995 to 2000. Sylvester Stallone Michael Sylvester Gardenzio Stallone (born July … Continue reading

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#212 Paul McCartney / Thabo Mbeki – 18 June 1942

Paul McCartney Sir James Paul McCartney, MBE (born 18 June 1942) is an English musician, singer-songwriter, composer and painter. Formerly of The Beatles (1960–1970) and Wings (1971–1981), McCartney is the most commercially successful songwriter in the history of popular music, according to Guinness World Records. … Continue reading

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#76 Mikhail Gorbachev / Tom Wolfe – 02 March 1931

Mikhail Gorbachev Mikhail Sergeyevich Gorbachev (born 2 March 1931) is a former Soviet statesman, having served as General Secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union from 1985 until 1991, and as the last head of state of the USSR, having … Continue reading

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#18 Fulgencio Batista / Frank Zamboni – 16 January 1901

Fulgencio Batista Fulgencio Batista y Zaldívar (January 16, 1901 – August 6, 1973) was a Cuban President, dictator, and military leader closely aligned with and supported by the United States. He served as the leader of Cuba from 1933–1944, and 1952–1959, before … Continue reading

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