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#652 U Thant / Ann Sothern – 22 January 1909

U Thant U Thant (January 22, 1909 – November 25, 1974) was a Burmese diplomat and the third Secretary-General of the United Nations from 1961 to 1971. Ann Sothern Ann Sothern (January 22, 1909 – March 15, 2001) was an American … Continue reading

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#507 Veronica Lake / Boutros Boutros-Ghali – 14 November 1922

Veronica Lake Veronica Lake (born Constance Frances Marie Ockelman in Brooklyn, New York) (November 14, 1922 – July 7, 1973) was an American film actress and pin-up model. She received both popular and critical acclaim, most notably for her role in Sullivan’s Travels and her femme fatale roles in film noir with Alan Ladd during … Continue reading

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#445 Kurt Waldheim / Frank Hampson – 21 December 1918

Kurt Waldheim Kurt Josef Waldheim (21 December 1918 – 14 June 2007) was an Austrian diplomat and politician. Waldheim was the fourth Secretary-General of the United Nations from 1972 to 1981, and the ninth President of Austria, from 1986 to 1992. While running for President … Continue reading

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#269 Clara Bow / Dag Hammarskjöld – 29 July 1905

Clara Bow Clara Gordon Bow (July 29, 1905—September 27, 1965) was an American actress who rose to stardom in the silent film era of the 1920s. Her acting artistry and high spirits made her the premier flapper and the film It (1927) made her … Continue reading

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