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#635 Winston Churchill / Lucy Maud Montgomery – 30 November 1874

Winston Churchill Sir Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill, KG, OM, CH, TD, DL, FRS, Hon. RA (30 November 1874 – 24 January 1965) was a British politician who was Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1940 to 1945 (that is, for most … Continue reading

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#533 Tom Scholz / Kim Campbell / Paul Condon – 10 March 1947

Tom Scholz Donald Thomas “Tom” Scholz (born March 10, 1947) is an American rock musician, songwriter, guitarist, keyboardist, inventor, and mechanical engineer, best known as the founder of the band Boston. He is also the inventor of the Rockman guitar amplifier. Kim Campbell Avril Phædra Douglas “Kim” Campbell, PC, CC, QC (born March 10, 1947) is … Continue reading

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#526 Gordon Brown / Phil Neal – 20 February 1951

Gordon Brown James Gordon Brown (born 20 February 1951) is a British Labour Party politician who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom and Leader of the Labour Party from 2007 until 2010. He previously served as Chancellor of the Exchequer in the Labour Government from 1997 to 2007, the longest-serving holder of the office in modern history. Brown has been a Member … Continue reading

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#429 Bob Hawke / John Cassavetes – 09 December 1929

Bob Hawke Robert James Lee “Bob” Hawke AC GCL (born 9 December 1929) was the 23rd Prime Minister of Australia and longest serving Australian Labor Party Prime Minister. John Cassavetes John Nicholas Cassavetes (December 9, 1929 – February 3, 1989) was an … Continue reading

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#364 Lenny Bruce / Margaret Thatcher – 13 October 1925

Lenny Bruce Leonard Alfred Schneider (October 13, 1925 – August 3, 1966), better known by the stage name Lenny Bruce, was a Jewish-American comedian and satirist. His 1964 conviction in an obscenity trial was followed by a posthumous pardon, the first in New York state … Continue reading

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#246 Reg Varney / Gough Whitlam – 11 July 1916

Reg Varney Reginald Alfred Varney (11 July 1916 – 16 November 2008) was an English actor, most notable for his role as Stan Butler in the 1970s TV sitcom On the Buses. On 27 June 1967, the world’s first voucher based cash dispensing machine was … Continue reading

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#230 Alec Douglas-Home / King Olav V of Norway – 02 July 1903

Alec Douglas-Home Alexander Frederick Douglas-Home, Baron Home of the Hirsel, KT, PC (2 July 1903 – 9 October 1995), known as The Earl of Home from 1951 to 1963 and as Sir Alec Douglas-Home from 1963 to 1974, was a British Conservative politician who served … Continue reading

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#107 Eric Idle / Sir John Major / Vangelis – 29 March 1943

Eric Idle Eric Idle (born 29 March 1943) is an English comedian, actor, author, singer, writer, and comedic composer who wrote and performed as a member of the popular British comedy group Monty Python’s Flying Circus. On television, Idle created Rutland Weekend Television (RWT), a sketch show on BBC2, a legacy … Continue reading

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#69 Ariel Sharon / Fats Domino – 26 February 1928

Ariel Sharon Ariel Sharon (born Ariel Scheinermann, on 26 February 1928) is an Israeli statesman and retired general, who served as Israel’s 11th Prime Minister. He is currently in a permanent vegetative state after suffering a stroke on 4 January 2006. Fats Domino Antoine Dominique … Continue reading

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#53 Norma Major / Ehud Barak – 12 February 1942

Norma Major Dame Norma Christina Elizabeth Major, DBE (née Wagstaff, later Johnson, 12 February 1942), is the wife of Sir John Major, the former British Prime Minister. Ehud Barak Ehud Barak (born Ehud Brog on 12 February 1942) is an Israeli politician who served as Prime Minister from … Continue reading

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#20 David Lloyd George / Constantin Stanislavski – 17 January 1863

David Lloyd George David Lloyd George, 1st Earl Lloyd-George of Dwyfor OM, PC (17 January 1863 – 26 March 1945) was a British Liberal politician and statesman. He was Prime Minister of the United Kingdom at the head of a wartime coalition government between the … Continue reading

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