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Is a US city located in the east central part of North Carolina.

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Isaac Newton

Was a British physicist and mathematician and one of the world’s greatest scientists.

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Ernest Rutherford

Was a New-Zealand born chemist and physicist.

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Charles Lyell

Was a British lawyer and the leading geologist of his day.

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Joseph J. Thomson

Was a British physicist.

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Arthur Eddington

Was a British astrophysicist of the early 20th century.

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William Bayliss

Was a British physiologist who is credited with having made major scientific advances in the understanding of bodily processes.

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Frederick Gowland Hopkins

Was an English biochemist recognized as the father of British biochemistry for his invaluable contribution to this field.

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Francis Galton

Was an English explorer and anthropologist and often called the “father of eugenics”.

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Alexander Fleming

Was a Scottish biologist and inventor best known for discovering the enzyme lysozyme and the antibiotic substand penicillin.

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Daniel Day-Lewis

Is a much revered British actor who has won the Academy Award for Best Actor more times than any other actor in history.

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Anthony Hopkins

Is one of the most prolific actors who has been nominated for and has won numerous awards including the Best Actor Oscar multiple times.

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Michael Caine

Is a British born actor who has played a wide variety of characters over the course of his career.

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Ben Kingsley

Is one of the most popular British actors to grace the silver screen.

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Sean Connery

Is a veteran Hollywood actor originally from Scotland and is best known for playing James Bond.

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John Gielgud

Is considered to be the most renowned Shakespearean actor in the history of cinema.

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John Hurt

Is a very talented British actor who has played a wide variety of diverse roles over the course of his career.

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Ian McKellen

Is a 1939-born popular British theatre and movie actor who was born in Burley, Lancashire.

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Christopher Lee

is an English actor and singer

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Peter Ustinov

was an English actor, writer and dramatist.

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Patrick Stewart

is an English film, television and stage actor, who has had a distinguished career on stage and screen

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John Mills

Was a famous English actor.

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Sir Alex Ferguson

is a former Scottish football manager and player who managed Manchester United from 1986 to 2013.

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C. V. Raman

was an Indian physicist whose ground breaking work in the field of light scattering earned him the 1930 Nobel Prize for Physics

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Francis Bacon

was an English philosopher, statesman, scientist, jurist, orator, essayist, and author

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Henry Bessemer

An English engineer and businessman.

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Jagadish Chandra Bose

A Bengali physicist, botanist and biologist.

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James Chadwick

An English physicist who discovered the neutron.

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Prafulla Chandra Ray

An Indian chemist, educator and entrepreneur.

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William Thomson

An Irish and British physicist and engineer.

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