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Title Newsmakers. 2015 cumulation : the people behind today's headlines. Issue 1 / Laura Avery, project editor.

Imprint Farmington Hills, Mich. : Gale Cengage Learning, c2015.

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Description xi, 758 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm.
Contents Reem Acra, 1961(?)-, fashion designer -- Chimanda Ngozi Adichie 1977-, Author -- Viktor Ahn 1985-, speed skater -- Manal al-Sharif, 1979, activist -- Joseph Aluzarra 1983-, fashion designer --José Andrés, 1969-, chef -- Iggy Azalea 1990-, rapper -- Joyce Banda 1950-, President of Malawi -- Cornelia I. Bargmann 1961-, scientis and professor -- Mary Barra, 1961-, chief executive officer of General Motors --Simon Beck 1958 (?)- artist -- Kristen Bell, 1980-, actress -- David Nefioff 1970-, author and television producer -- Emily Blunt 1983-, actress -- Mary Bonauto 1961-, attorney -- Katherine Boo, 1964-, journalist and author -- Rosalind Brewer 1962-, chief executive officer of Sam's Club -- Cornell W. Brooks 1961-, human rights activist, attorney and minster -- Allie Brosh, 1985-, blogger cartoonist and author -- Steve Byckiewicz and Bob MacLeod, founders of Kiss My Face -- Bobby Cannavale, 1971(?)-, actor -- Eleanor Catton 1985-, author -- Brian Chesky 1981-, chief executive officer of Airbnb -- Misty Copeland 1982-, dancer --James Cromwell, 1940-, actor -- Kaley Cuoco, 1985-, actress -- Nicole Curtis, 1976(?)-, television host -- Nick D'Aloisio, 1995-, entrepreneur and computer programmer -- Meryl davis and Charlie White, ice dancers -- Mo'Ne Davis 2001 (?) -, amateur athlete -- Wendy Davis, 1963-, state senator -- Bill de Blasio 1961-, mayor of New York City -- Jack Dorsey 1976-, chief executive officer of Twitter -- Michael Ealy 1973-, actor -- Gabriel Ebert 1987-, actor -- Nigel Farage 1964-, head of United Kingdom indepence party -- Kaitlyn Farrington 1989-, snowboarder --Tim Federle 1980-, author, actor, dancer, and choreographer -- Jose D. Fernandez 1991-, professional baseball player -- Spencer Finch 1962--, artist -- Gayle Forman 1970-, author and journalist -- Jeanne Gang 1964-, architect -- darrin Gyles 1966-, federal judge -- Frida Giannini 1972-, fashion designer --Jane Green1968-, author -- Steven Greenebaum 1948-,founder of Living Interfaith Church -- Glenn Greenwald 1967 - aulthor, journalist, and attorney--Hunter Hayes 1910, country music singer - Marillyn Hewson 1953-, Chief Executive Officer of Lockheed Martin -- Tim Howard 1979-, professional soccer player -- Tony Hsich 1973-, Chief Executive Officer of Zappos --Andy Karl 1972-, Actor -- Tom Kartsotis 1960-, Founder of Shimola -- Ian Khama 1953-, President of Botswana -- Christina Baker Kline 1964-, Author -- Jonathan Lethem 1964-, Author -- Letizia, Wueen of Spain 1972-, Monarch -- Jared Leto 1971-, actor and singer -- Tracy Letts 1965-, playwright and actor -- Michael Lewis 1960-, author -- Ted Ligety 1984-, skier -- Li Na 1982-, professional tennis player -- Liu Xiaobo 1955-, human rights activist, leterary critic, and author -- Lorde 1960-, singer and songwriter -- Jenna Lyons 1970-, creative director and president of J. Crew.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, rap duo -- Ricardo Martineli 1952-, president of Panama -- Gracia Martore 1952(?)-, chief executive officer of Gannett -- Thokozile Masipa 1947-, jurist -- Amy Matthews 1973-, television personality and general contractor -- Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw 1953-, co-founder of Biocon -- Gugu Mbatha-Raw 1983-, actress -- Kevin McCarthy 1965-, house majority leader -- Claire McCaskill 1953-, U.S. senator -- Audra McDonald 1970-, actress and singer -- Bill McNabb 1958-, chief executive officer of the Vanguard Group -- Steve McQueen 1969-, filmaker, screenwriter and actor -- Idina Menzei 1971-, actress and singer -- Seth Meyers 1973-, comedian and television how5 -- Lea Michele 1986-, actress and singer -- Patina Miller 1984 -- actress -- Maryam Mirzakhani 1977-, mathematician -- Narendra Modi 1950-, prime minister of India -- Chloe Grace Moretz 1997-, actress -- Liane Moriarty 1966-, author and copywriter -- Elizabeth Moss 1982-, actress -- Jessie Mueller 1983-, actress and singer -- Glenn Murphy 1962(?)-, chief executive officer of Gap, Inc. -- Kacey Musgraves 1988-, singer and songwriter -- Phiona Mutesi 1966(?)-, chess player -- Satya Nadella 1967-, chief executive officer of Microsoft -- The National-, rock group -- Lupita Nyong'o 1983-, actress -- Adebayo Ogunlesi 1953-, head of global infrastrucure partners -- Alex Pettyfer 1990-, actor -- Ciara Phillips 1976-, artist -- Julia Pierson 1959-, director of the U.S. secret service -- Michael Pietsch 1956-, chief executive officer of Hachette Book Group -- Thomas Piketty 1971-, economist, professor, and author -- Chris Pratt 1979-, actor -- Lily Rabe 1982-, actress -- Jim Rash 1970-, actor, writer and director -- Robin Roberts 1960-, newscaster -- Mark Romanek 1959-, director --Veronica Roth 1988-, actor -- Hassan Rouhani 1948-, President of Iran -- Marco Rubio 1971-, U.S. senator -- Mark Rutte 1967-, prime minister of the Netherlands -- Alex Salmond 1954-, politician -- Michael Sam 1990-, professional football player -- Andy Samberg 1978-, actor -- Taylor Schilling 1984-, actress -- David Schulte 1970(?)-, chief executive officer of Oliver Peoples -- Lisa Scottoline 1955-, author and attorney -- Jason Segel; 1080-, actor and writer -- Ruta Sepetys 1967-, authror and entertaiment manager -- Mikaela Shiffrin 1995-, skier -- Maggie Shipstead 1983-, author -- Ben Smith 1976-, editor in chief of Buzzfeed -- Adelina Sotnikova 1996-, ice skater -- St. Vincent 1982-, singer, musician, and songwriterd -- Brandon Stanton 1984-, photographer and blogger -- Gregg Steinhafel 1955-, former chief executive officer of targer -- Trish Summerville 1969-, costume designer -- Rajeev Suri 1967-, chief executive officer of Nokia Group -- Anne Sweeney 1957-, co-chairman of Disney Media Netwrokss and president of Disney/ABC Television Group -- Raina Telgemaier 1977-, author and comics illustrator -- Riccardo Tisci 1974-, fashion designer -- James Turrell 1943-, artist -- Ricky Van Veen 1980-, chief executive officer of Notional -- Courtney B. Vance 1950-, actor -- Shannon Watts 1971-, activist, publicist, and corporate communications executive -- Justin Welby 1956-, archbishop -- Mary Jo White 1947-, chairwoman of securities and exchange commission -- Wendy Williams 1964-, television personality -- Rebel Wilson 1980-, actress and writer -- Russell Wilson 1988-, professional football player -- David Wise 1990- , freeskier -- Shailene Woodley 1991-, actress -- Conchita Wurst 1988-, singer and television personality -- Tadashi Yanai 1949-, chief executive officer of Uniglo Co. -- Janet Yellen 1946-, chair of the U.S. federal reserve board of govenors -- Andrew Zimmern 1961-, television personality, chef, and writer
Chinua Achebe 1930-2013, author and professor -- Fernando Alonso 1914-2013, dancer -- Patty Andrews 1918-2013, singer -- Fontella Bass 1940-2012, singer -- Bobby Bland 1930-2013, musician -- Lindy Boggs 1916-2013, politician -- Joyce Brothers 1927-2013, psychologist -- Dave Brubeck 1920-2012, pianist and composer -- J.J. Cale 1938-2013, musician and songwriter -- John Casablancas 1942-2013, modeling agency executive -- Jeanne Cooper 1928-2013, actress -- Douglas Dayaton 1924-2013, company executive -- Christian de Duve 1917-2013, biochemist and author --Deanna Durbin 1921-2013, actress and singer -- Charles Durning 1923-2012, actor -- Henri Dutilleux 1916-2013, composer -- Robert G. Edwards 1925-2013, biologist and physiologist -- Douglas Engelbart 1925-2013, Engineer -- Dennis Farina 1944-2013, actor -- Bonnie Frnaklin 1944-2013, actress -- Frederic Franklin 1914-2013, dancer and ballet master -- Annette Funicellow 1942-2013, actress -- Ray Harryhausen 1920-2013, special effects technician -- Richie Havens 1941-2013, singer and guitarist -- Ruth Prawer Jhagvala 1927-2013, singer -- Haynes Johnson 1931-2013, journalist --Virginia Johnson 1925-2013 -- research assistant -- Deacon Jones 1938-2013, professional football player -- George Jones 1931-2013, musician -- Jack Klugman 1922-2012, actor -- Ed Koch 1924-2013, politician, author and commentator -- Frank Lautenberg 1924-2013, U.S. senator --Gerda Lerner 1920-2013, historian -- Mac Daddy 1978-2013, rapper -- Ray Manzarek 1939-2013, keyboarist, music producer and writer -- Mindy McCready 1975-2013, country music singer -- Ottavio Missoni 1921-2013, fashion designer -- Sara Montiel 1928-2013, actress -- Stan Musial 1920-2013, professional baseball player -- Oscar Niemeyer 1907-2012, architect -- Patti Page 1927-2013, singer -- Lilly Pulitzer 1931-2013, fasion designer -- Phil Ramone 1934-2013, music producer, engineer, and arranger -- Francis Ray 1944-2013, authro -- Ravi Shankar 1920-2012, sitarist and composer -- Jean Stapleton 1923-2013, actress -- Bert Stern1929-2013, -- Rise Stevens 1913-2013, mezzo-soprano and arts administrator -- Maria Tallchief 1925-2013, dancer -- Abigail Van Buren 1918-2013, advice columist --- Bernard Waber 1921-2013, Children's book auhor and illustrator -- Slim Whitman 1923-2013, musician -- Esther Williams 1921-2013, actress -- Jonatha Winters 1925-2013, comedian -- N. Joseph Woodland 1921-2012, inventor
Summary This quarterly profiles people in business, education, technology, law, politics, religion, entertainment, labor, sports, medicine, and other fields. A separate obituaries section provides concise profiles of recently deceased newsmakers.
Subject Biography -- 20th century.
Biography -- 21st century.
Celebrities -- Biography.
Added Author Gale (Firm)
Added Title Newsmakers 15
ISBN 9781414497198
1414497199
ISSN 0899-0417

 
    
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