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'''Art & Entertainment'''
 
'''Art & Entertainment'''
 
*{{HOF|name=Jerry Bruckheimer|profileid=461|category=Art & Entertainment|lifespan=1945-|description=Movie & TV Producer. Top Gun, Pirates of the Caribbean, Pearl Harbor, Beverly Hills Cop, CSI, Cold Case, Amazing Race}}
 
*{{HOF|name=Jerry Bruckheimer|profileid=461|category=Art & Entertainment|lifespan=1945-|description=Movie & TV Producer. Top Gun, Pirates of the Caribbean, Pearl Harbor, Beverly Hills Cop, CSI, Cold Case, Amazing Race}}
*{{HOF|name=General Tom Thumb|profileid=308256299940006456|category=Art & Entertainment|lifespan=1838-1883|description=a midget who achieved great fame under circus pioneer P.T. Barnum}}
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*{{HOF|name=General Tom Thumb|profileid=308256299940006456|category=Art & Entertainment|lifespan=1838-1883|description=Midget who achieved great fame under circus pioneer P.T. Barnum}}
 
*{{HOF|name=Mark Twain|profileid=5685192759510028033|category=Art & Entertainment|lifespan=1835-1910|description=American humorist, satirist, lecturer and writer - wrote ''Adventures of Huckleberry Finn''}}
 
*{{HOF|name=Mark Twain|profileid=5685192759510028033|category=Art & Entertainment|lifespan=1835-1910|description=American humorist, satirist, lecturer and writer - wrote ''Adventures of Huckleberry Finn''}}
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*{{HOF|name=Julia Child|profileid=288521307580004522|category=Art & Entertainment|lifespan=1912-2004|description=American chef, author and television personality, who introduced French cuisine and cooking techniques to the American mainstream}}
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*{{HOF|name=James Athearn Folger|profileid=6000000001711682971|category=Business|lifespan=1835-1889|description=Founder of Folger Coffee company}}
 
*{{HOF|name=James Athearn Folger|profileid=6000000001711682971|category=Business|lifespan=1835-1889|description=Founder of Folger Coffee company}}
 
*{{HOF|name=Orville Wright|profileid=288470964800003747|category=Business|lifespan=1871-1948|description=American credited with co-inventing and building the world's first successful airplane}}
 
*{{HOF|name=Orville Wright|profileid=288470964800003747|category=Business|lifespan=1871-1948|description=American credited with co-inventing and building the world's first successful airplane}}
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*{{HOF|name=William Bradford|profileid=5546668461080135814|category=Politics|lifespan=1590-1657|description=A leader of the Separatist settlers of the Plymouth Colony in Massachusetts}}
 
*{{HOF|name=William Bradford|profileid=5546668461080135814|category=Politics|lifespan=1590-1657|description=A leader of the Separatist settlers of the Plymouth Colony in Massachusetts}}
 
*{{HOF|name=George W. Bush|profileid= 6000000000516320779|category=Politics|lifespan=1946-|description=The forty-third President of the United States.}}
 
*{{HOF|name=George W. Bush|profileid= 6000000000516320779|category=Politics|lifespan=1946-|description=The forty-third President of the United States.}}
*{{HOF|name=John Hancock|profileid= 297413655600007960|category=Politics|lifespan=1737-1793|description=signer of the Declaration of Independence}}
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*{{HOF|name=John Hancock|profileid= 297413655600007960|category=Politics|lifespan=1737-1793|description=Signer of the Declaration of Independence}}
*{{HOF|name=Benjamin Franklin|profileid= 6000000001706655019|category=Politics|lifespan=1706-1790|description=one of the Founding Fathers of the United States of America}}
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*{{HOF|name=Benjamin Franklin|profileid= 6000000001706655019|category=Politics|lifespan=1706-1790|description=One of the Founding Fathers of the United States of America}}
 
*{{HOF|name=Robert Maestri|profileid= 6000000000633934630|category=Politics|lifespan=1889-1974|description=Mayor of New Orleans from 1936 to 1946 and a key ally of Huey P. Long, Jr., and Earl Kemp Long.}}
 
*{{HOF|name=Robert Maestri|profileid= 6000000000633934630|category=Politics|lifespan=1889-1974|description=Mayor of New Orleans from 1936 to 1946 and a key ally of Huey P. Long, Jr., and Earl Kemp Long.}}
 
*{{HOF|name=Barack Obama|profileid=6000000001852266021|category=Politics|lifespan=1961-|description=President of the United States}}
 
*{{HOF|name=Barack Obama|profileid=6000000001852266021|category=Politics|lifespan=1961-|description=President of the United States}}

Revision as of 16:13, 11 April 2009

Inspired by the famous people thread in the forum, add your link to a profile page of celebrities here by their Nationality. To qualify as a celebrity in this list, at least the "about" and "timeline" should be publicly viewable of deceased Geni profiles and there should be an article in wikipedia about the person.

The celebrities are organized into following celebrity subcategories:

Category Examples
Academia & Science Philosophers, Lecturer, Nobel price takers, inventors,
Art & Entertainment Writers, Actors, Directors, Musicians, Composers, Painters, Scultpors,
Business Entrepreneurs, company founders,
Politics Royals, Nobility, Military persons, Presidents, Prime Ministers, Freedom fighters,
Sport & Explorers Golfers, Chess players,


America

USA

Art & Entertainment

  • Jerry Bruckheimer (1945-), Art & Entertainment. Movie & TV Producer. Top Gun, Pirates of the Caribbean, Pearl Harbor, Beverly Hills Cop, CSI, Cold Case, Amazing Race (Wikipedia: Jerry Bruckheimer)
  • General Tom Thumb (1838-1883), Art & Entertainment. Midget who achieved great fame under circus pioneer P.T. Barnum (Wikipedia: General Tom Thumb)
  • Mark Twain (1835-1910), Art & Entertainment. American humorist, satirist, lecturer and writer - wrote Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Wikipedia: Mark Twain)
  • Julia Child (1912-2004), Art & Entertainment. American chef, author and television personality, who introduced French cuisine and cooking techniques to the American mainstream (Wikipedia: Julia Child)

Business}}

Politics

Sports

Argentina

Politics

México

Politics

  • Rafael Ramiro (), Royal & Military. He was the senior lieutenant during the oath of the Mexican Independence in the Plan de Iguala. (Wikipedia: Rafael Ramiro)
  • Vicente Fox (), Royal & Military. is a Mexican politician who served as President of Mexico from 2000 to 2006. (Wikipedia: Vicente Fox)

Europe

  • Charlemagne (747 – 814), Royal & Military. aka Charles the Great or Carolus Magnus; King of the Franks from 768 to his death (Wikipedia: Charlemagne)

Austria

Academia & Science

Art & Entertainment

Sport

France

Art & Entertainment

Germany

Academia & Science

Art & Entertainment

UK

Art & Entertainment

  • Jane Austen (1775 - 1817), Art & Entertainment. English novelist whose realism, biting social commentary and masterful use of free indirect speech, burlesque and irony have earned her a place as one of the most widely read and most beloved writers in English literature. (Wikipedia: Jane Austen)

Politics

Asia

Politics

  • Mahatma Gandhi (1869 – 1948), Politics. A major political and spiritual leader of India and the Indian independence movement. (Wikipedia: Mahatma Gandhi)


Africa

South Africa

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