Famous 21st Century Intellectuals & Academics
Jordan PetersonJordan Peterson
12 June 1962, Canadian
Clinical Psychologist
Noam ChomskyNoam Chomsky
07 December 1928, American
Linguist

Manmohan SinghManmohan Singh
26 September 1932, Indian
Former Prime Minister of India

Amartya SenAmartya Sen
03 November 1933, Indian
Economist & Philosopher

Jane GoodallJane Goodall
03 April 1934, British
Anthropologist

Sam HarrisSam Harris
09 April 1967, American
Philosopher, Author
Raghuram RajanRaghuram Rajan
03 February 1963, Indian
Adviser

Paul VolckerPaul Volcker
05 September 1927, American
Former Chair of the Federal Reserve

Charlotte CasiraghiCharlotte Casiraghi
03 August 1986, Monacan
Editor-at-large, Equestrian Sports Ambassador

Alan GreenspanAlan Greenspan
06 March 1926, American
American economist
Steven PinkerSteven Pinker
18 September 1954, Canadian, American
Psychologist, Linguists

Thomas SowellThomas Sowell
30 June 1930, American
Economist
Peter NavarroPeter Navarro
15 July 1949, American
Economist

David KahnemanDaniel Kahneman
05 March 1934, Israeli, American
American-Israeli psychologist

Muhammad YunusMuhammad Yunus
28 June 1940, Bangladeshi
 
Richard ProennekeRichard Proenneke
04 May 1916, American
Naturalist

Peter SingerPeter Singer
06 July 1946, Australian
Philosopher
Alice RobertsAlice Roberts
19 May 1973, British
Anthropologist

Mario Vargas LlosaMario Vargas Llosa
28 March 1936, Peruvian
Writer

Claude ShannonClaude Shannon
30 April 1916, American
Mathematician, Cryptographer
Zbigniew BrzezinskiZbigniew Brzezinski
28 March 1928, Polish, American
Former Diplomat, Political Scientist

Albert BanduraAlbert Bandura
04 December 1925, Canadian, American
Psychologist
Ben BernankeBen Bernanke
13 December 1953, American
Economist

Carlos Salinas de GortariCarlos Salinas de Gortari
03 April 1948, Mexican
President

Bruce H. MannBruce H. Mann
27 April 1950, American
Professor

Camille PagliaCamille Paglia
02 April 1947, American
Cultural critic
Daniel DennettDaniel Dennett
28 March 1942, American
 
David SuzukiDavid Suzuki
24 March 1936, Canadian
Academic, Enviromental Activist

Larry SangerLarry Sanger
16 July 1968, American
Co-Founder of Wikipedia

Alain de BottonAlain de Botton
20 December 1969, Swiss, British
Author

Richard ThalerRichard Thaler
12 September 1945, American
Nobel Prize Winner in Economics (2017)
Michael PorterMichael Porter
23 May 1947, American
Economist, Researcher, Author, Advisor, Speaker

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Christina Hoff SommersChristina Hoff Sommers
28 September 1950, American
Author, Philosopher

David McCulloughDavid McCullough
07 July 1933, American
Author, Historian

Anita Bose PfaffAnita Bose Pfaff
29 November 1942, German
Economist

René GirardRené Girard
25 December 1923, French
Philosopher
David HarveyDavid Harvey
31 October 1935, British
Professor of Anthropology & Geography

Kristalina GeorgievaKristalina Georgieva
13 August 1953, Bulgarian
Managing Director of the IMF
Martin SeligmanMartin Seligman
12 August 1942, American
Psychologist

Kenneth ArrowKenneth Arrow
23 August 1921, American
Economist & Political Theorist

Robert SolowRobert Solow
23 August 1924, American
Economist
Ken WilberKen Wilber
31 January 1949, American
Writer, Philosopher

Robert M. PirsigRobert M. Pirsig
06 September 1928, American
Writer, Philosopher
Paul FarmerPaul Farmer
26 October 1959, American
 

Edward de BonoEdward de Bono
19 May 1933, Maltese, British
Author, Consultant

Harry Max MarkowitzHarry Markowitz
24 August 1927, American
Economist

Robert C. MertonRobert C. Merton
31 July 1944, American
Economist

Myron ScholesMyron Scholes
01 July 1941, Canadian, American
Economist
Radia PerlmanRadia Perlman
18 December 1951, American
Computer Network Engineer

Robert Lucas Jr.Robert Lucas Jr.
15 September 1937, American
Economist

William Forsyth SharpeWilliam F. Sharpe
16 June 1934, American
Economist

Robert MundellRobert Mundell
24 October 1932, Canadian
Economist
Dallas WillardDallas Willard
04 September 1935, American
 

Pitirim SorokinPitirim Sorokin
21 January 1889, American, Russian
Sociologist
Iris WeinshallIris Weinshall
05 September 1953, American
CEO of The New York Public Library

John HarsanyiJohn Harsanyi
29 May 1920, Hungarian, American
Economist

Abhijit BanerjeeAbhijit Banerjee
21 February 1961, Indian, American
Economist
Nora VolkowNora Volkow
27 March 1956, Mexican
Psychiatrist

Sir James A. MirrleesJames Mirrlees
05 July 1936, British
Economist
Abdolkarim SoroushAbdolkarim Soroush
16 December 1945, Iranian
Thinker and Reformer

Joseph E. StiglitzJoseph E. Stiglitz
09 February 1943, American
Economist & Author

Reinhard SeltenReinhard Selten
05 October 1930, Polish
Economist
Daniel Little McFaddenDaniel McFadden
29 July 1937, American
Economist

Kumar Bhattacharyya, Baron BhattacharyyaKumar Bhattacharyya, Baron Bhattacharyya
06 June 1940, British
Life peer
Bob BlackBob Black
04 January 1951, American
American author

Lawrence KudlowLawrence Kudlow
20 August 1947, American
Director of the National Economic Council

Felicitas RomboldFelicitas Rombold
1988 AD, German
Model

Ralph RegenvanuRalph Regenvanu
20 September 1970, Ni-Vanuatu
Ni-Vanuatu Politician
Lovemore MadhukuLovemore Madhuku
20 July 1966, Zimbabwean
Politician
Bogolo Joy KenewendoBogolo Joy Kenewendo
1987 AD, Botswanan
Economist, Politician

Gary CohnGary Cohn
27 August 1960, American
Investment Banker

Rowan Douglas WilliamsRowan Douglas Williams
14 June 1950, British
Theologian

Carol S. DweckCarol S. Dweck
17 October 1976, American
Physiologists
Sir Clive William John GrangerSir Clive William John Granger
04 September 1934, British
Academic

Cometan Cometan
01 July 1998, British
Philosopher

Patricia LipomaPatricia Lipoma
28 October 1965
Entrepreneur

Esther DufloEsther Duflo
25 October 1972, French
Economist, Professor

Phil McGrawPhil McGraw
01 September 1950, American
College Student Personnel, Actor, Television
Tara WestoverTara Westover
27 September 1986, American
Memoirist

Christine LagardeChristine Lagarde
01 January 1956, French
Economist, Lawyer, Diplomat, Politician,
Subramanian SwamySubramanian Swamy
15 September 1939, Indian
Economist, Politician, Author

Stefan MolyneuxStefan Molyneux
24 September 1966, Canadian
Philosopher, Writer, Novelist, Podcaster, YouTuber

Jimmy SwaggartJimmy Swaggart
15 March 1935, American
Singer, Theologian, Pianist
Girish KarnadGirish Karnad
19 May 1938, Indian
Linguist, Author, Film director, Actor,

Fareed ZakariaFareed Zakaria
20 January 1964, American
Journalist, Reporter, Essayist, Writer, Economist
Nassim Nicholas TalebNassim Nicholas Taleb
1960 AD, Lebanese, American
Essayist

Judith ButlerJudith Butler
24 February 1956, American
Philosopher, Writer, University teacher,

Terry JonesTerry Jones
01 February 1942, British
Actor, Comedian, Film director, Screenwriter,

Paul KrugmanPaul Krugman
28 February 1953, American
Columnist, Economist, Essayist, Blogger,
Kim CampbellKim Campbell
10 March 1947, Canadian
19th Prime Minister of Canada

Alex SalmondAlex Salmond
31 December 1954, British
Economist, Politician
Viktor YanukovychViktor Yanukovych
09 July 1950, Ukrainian
Politician, Engineer, Economist, Racecar driver

Steve BackshallSteve Backshall
21 April 1973, British
Naturalist
Cokie RobertsCokie Roberts
27 December 1943, American
Journalist

James RandiJames Randi
07 August 1928, American
Philosopher, Stage magician
Queen Máxima of the NetherlandsQueen Máxima of the Netherlands
17 May 1971
Economist, Judge