FAMOUS PEOPLE


Dato' Seri Dr. Mahathir bin Mohamad
 
Dato' Seri Dr. Mahathir bin Mohamad became the fourth Prime Minister of Malaysia on 16 July 1981. (more)  


Tunku Abdul Rahman Putra

Tunku Abdul Rahman Putra was born in Alor Setar, Kedah on February 8, 1903. He was the twentieth child of Sultan Abdul Hamid Halimshah, the twenty-fourth Sultan of Kedah. (more)


Steven Spielberg

Steven Spielberg has been a filmmaker virtually since birth. His first on-screen special effect involved cherries and a pressure cooker and ruined the kitchen cabinets.  (more)


Mahatma Gandhi

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was born in the town of Porbander in the state of what is now Gujarat on 2 October 1869. He had his schooling in nearby Rajkot, where his father served as the adviser or prime minister to the local ruler. (more)

 

Pablo Picasso
Pablo Picasso was probably the most famous artist of the twentieth century. During his artistic career, which lasted more than 75 years, he created thousands of works, not only paintings but also sculptures, prints, and ceramics, using all kinds of materials.(more)


Dalai Lama
His Holiness the XIVth Dalai Lama, Tenzin GyatsoYeshin Norbu, the Wish-fulfilling Gem, or simply, Kundun, meaning The Presence.(more)



Martha Stewart
" I do what I please, and I do it with ease," was Martha Stewart' s declaration in her high school yearbook. And she' s still living out that maxim, having come a long way since those days.(more)


Walt Disney
He created Mickey Mouse and produced the first full-length animated movie. He invented the theme park and originated the modern multimedia corporation.(more)



Albert Einstein - The Genius

In 1869 Albert Einstein was born to a middle-class German family of Jewish ancestry. His parents were concerned that he scarcely talked until the age of three, but he was not so much a backward as a quiet child.(more)


Oscar Schindler
This Oscar Schindler has been described as a cynical, greedy exploiter of slave workers during the Second World War, a black-marketeer, gambler, member of the Nazi party eternally on the lookout for profit, alcoholic playboy and shameless womanizer of the worst sort. (more)