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

Jaggi VasudevJaggi Vasudev
03 September 1957, Indian
Yoga Guru

Jane GoodallJane Goodall
03 April 1934, British
Primatologist

Thomas SowellThomas Sowell
30 June 1930, American
Economist

Manmohan SinghManmohan Singh
26 September 1932, Indian
Former Prime Minister of India
Sam HarrisSam Harris
09 April 1967, American
Philosopher, Author

Slavoj ŽižekSlavoj Žižek
21 March 1949, Slovenian
Philosopher

Samantha PowerSamantha Power
21 September 1970, American
Writer
Cornel WestCornel West
02 June 1953, American
Philosopher

Peter NavarroPeter Navarro
15 July 1949, American
Economist
Anita Bose PfaffAnita Bose Pfaff
29 November 1942, German
Economist

Alan GreenspanAlan Greenspan
06 March 1926, American
American economist

Desmond TutuDesmond Tutu
07 October 1931, South African
Anti-Apartheid Activist

Amartya SenAmartya Sen
03 November 1933, Indian
Economist & Philosopher

Judith ButlerJudith Butler
24 February 1956, American
Philosopher
Nassim Nicholas TalebNassim Nicholas Taleb
1960 AD, Lebanese, British, American
Essayist

Ben BernankeBen Bernanke
13 December 1953, American
Economist

Steve BackshallSteve Backshall
21 April 1973, British
Naturalist

David KahnemanDaniel Kahneman
05 March 1934, Israeli, American
American-Israeli psychologist
Alice RobertsAlice Roberts
19 May 1973, British
Anthropologist

Steven PinkerSteven Pinker
18 September 1954, Canadian, American
Psychologist, Linguists
Raghuram RajanRaghuram Rajan
03 February 1963, Indian
Adviser

Iris WeinshallIris Weinshall
05 September 1953, American
CEO of The New York Public Library

Lawrence KudlowLawrence Kudlow
20 August 1947, American
Director of the National Economic Council
David IrvingDavid Irving
24 March 1938, British
Writer

Camille PagliaCamille Paglia
02 April 1947, American
Cultural critic
Richard ProennekeRichard Proenneke
04 May 1916, American
Naturalist

Zbigniew BrzezinskiZbigniew Brzezinski
28 March 1928, Polish, American
Former Diplomat, Political Scientist

Charlotte CasiraghiCharlotte Casiraghi
03 August 1986, Monacan
Editor-at-large, Equestrian Sports Ambassador
Peter SingerPeter Singer
06 July 1946, Australian
Philosopher

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Roger ScrutonRoger Scruton
27 February 1944, British
Philosopher
Carlos Salinas de GortariCarlos Salinas de Gortari
03 April 1948, Mexican
President

Mario Vargas LlosaMario Vargas Llosa
28 March 1936, Peruvian
Writer

Abhijit BanerjeeAbhijit Banerjee
21 February 1961, Indian, American
Economist

Claude ShannonClaude Shannon
30 April 1916, American
Mathematician, Cryptographer
Alain de BottonAlain de Botton
20 December 1969, Swiss, British
Author
Joseph E. StiglitzJoseph E. Stiglitz
09 February 1943, American
Economist & Author

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

Ken WilberKen Wilber
31 January 1949, American
Writer, Philosopher

Muhammad YunusMuhammad Yunus
28 June 1940, Bangladeshi
 
Daniel DennettDaniel Dennett
28 March 1942, American
 

David SuzukiDavid Suzuki
24 March 1936, Canadian
Academic, Enviromental Activist

Kristalina GeorgievaKristalina Georgieva
13 August 1953, Bulgarian
Managing Director of the IMF

Albert BanduraAlbert Bandura
04 December 1925, Canadian, American
Psychologist

Paul VolckerPaul Volcker
05 September 1927, American
Former Chair of the Federal Reserve
David McCulloughDavid McCullough
07 July 1933, American
Author, Historian

Esther DufloEsther Duflo
25 October 1972, French, American
American-French Economist
René GirardRené Girard
25 December 1923, French
Philosopher

Rowan Douglas WilliamsRowan Douglas Williams
14 June 1950, British
Theologian

Richard ThalerRichard Thaler
12 September 1945, American
Nobel Prize Winner in Economics (2017)
Gayatri Chakravorty SpivakGayatri Chakravorty Spivak
24 February 1942, Indian
Scholar

Michael PorterMichael Porter
23 May 1947, American
Economist, Researcher, Author, Advisor, Speaker
Jeffrey SachsJeffrey Sachs
05 November 1954, American
Economist

Carol S. DweckCarol S. Dweck
17 October 1946, American
Physiologists

Martin SeligmanMartin Seligman
12 August 1942, American
Psychologist

Ramachandra GuhaRamachandra Guha
29 April 1958, Indian
Writer

David HarveyDavid Harvey
31 October 1935, British
Professor of Anthropology & Geography
Paul FarmerPaul Farmer
26 October 1959, American
 

Ronald DworkinRonald Dworkin
11 December 1931, American
Philosopher

Robert SolowRobert Solow
23 August 1924, American
Economist

Christina Hoff SommersChristina Hoff Sommers
28 September 1950, American
Author, Philosopher
Robert M. PirsigRobert M. Pirsig
06 September 1928, American
Writer, Philosopher

Peter R. OrszagPeter R. Orszag
16 December 1968, American
Economist, Banker
Edward de BonoEdward de Bono
19 May 1933, Maltese, British
Author, Consultant

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

Harry Max MarkowitzHarry Markowitz
24 August 1927, American
Economist
Myron ScholesMyron Scholes
01 July 1941, Canadian, American
Economist

Dallas WillardDallas Willard
04 September 1935, American
 
Bruce H. MannBruce H. Mann
27 April 1950, American
Professor

Pitirim SorokinPitirim Sorokin
21 January 1889, American, Russian
Sociologist

Robert C. MertonRobert C. Merton
31 July 1944, American
Economist
Radia PerlmanRadia Perlman
18 December 1951, American
Computer Network Engineer

William Forsyth SharpeWilliam F. Sharpe
16 June 1934, American
Economist
Robert Lucas Jr.Robert Lucas Jr.
15 September 1937, American
Economist

Bob BlackBob Black
04 January 1951, American
American author

Gary CohnGary Cohn
27 August 1960, American
Investment Banker

Robert MundellRobert Mundell
24 October 1932, Canadian
Economist
Felicitas RomboldFelicitas Rombold
1988 AD, German
Model
John HarsanyiJohn Harsanyi
29 May 1920, Hungarian, American
Economist

Nora VolkowNora Volkow
27 March 1956, Mexican
Psychiatrist

Daniel Little McFaddenDaniel McFadden
29 July 1937, American
Economist

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

Reinhard SeltenReinhard Selten
05 October 1930, Polish
Economist

Sir Clive William John GrangerSir Clive William John Granger
04 September 1934, British
Academic

Bogolo Joy KenewendoBogolo Joy Kenewendo
1987 AD, Botswanan
Economist, Politician

Kumar Bhattacharyya, Baron BhattacharyyaKumar Bhattacharyya, Baron Bhattacharyya
06 June 1940, British
Life peer
Ralph RegenvanuRalph Regenvanu
20 September 1970, Ni-Vanuatu
Ni-Vanuatu Politician

Lovemore MadhukuLovemore Madhuku
20 July 1966, Zimbabwean
Politician
Patricia LipomaPatricia Lipoma
28 October 1965
Entrepreneur

Cometan Cometan
01 July 1998, British
Philosopher
Janet YellenJanet Yellen
13 August 1946, American
Economist
Ravi ZachariasRavi Zacharias
26 March 1946, Canadian, American
Philosopher