Famous 21st Century Intellectuals & Academics
Jane GoodallJane Goodall
03 April 1934, British
Primatologist
Jordan PetersonJordan Peterson
12 June 1962, Canadian
Clinical Psychologist

Noam ChomskyNoam Chomsky
07 December 1928, American
Linguist

Peter NavarroPeter Navarro
15 July 1949, American
Economist

Jaggi VasudevJaggi Vasudev
03 September 1957, Indian
Yoga Guru

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

Raghuram RajanRaghuram Rajan
03 February 1963, Indian
Adviser
Carlos Salinas de GortariCarlos Salinas de Gortari
03 April 1948, Mexican
President

Amartya SenAmartya Sen
03 November 1933, Indian
Economist & Philosopher
Alan GreenspanAlan Greenspan
06 March 1926, American
American economist

Samantha PowerSamantha Power
21 September 1970, American
Writer

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

Abhijit BanerjeeAbhijit Banerjee
21 February 1961, Indian, American
Economist

David KahnemanDaniel Kahneman
05 March 1934, Israeli, American
American-Israeli psychologist
David IrvingDavid Irving
24 March 1938, British
Writer

Steven PinkerSteven Pinker
18 September 1954, Canadian, American
Psychologist, Linguists

Ben BernankeBen Bernanke
13 December 1953, American
Economist

Kristalina GeorgievaKristalina Georgieva
13 August 1953, Bulgarian
Managing Director of the IMF
Bruce H. MannBruce H. Mann
27 April 1950, American
Professor

Jeffrey SachsJeffrey Sachs
05 November 1954, American
Economist
Peter SingerPeter Singer
06 July 1946, Australian
Philosopher

Claude ShannonClaude Shannon
30 April 1916, American
Mathematician, Cryptographer

Richard ProennekeRichard Proenneke
04 May 1916, American
Naturalist
Mario Vargas LlosaMario Vargas Llosa
28 March 1936, Peruvian
Writer

Alain de BottonAlain de Botton
20 December 1969, Swiss, British
Author
Camille PagliaCamille Paglia
02 April 1947, American
Cultural critic

Daniel DennettDaniel Dennett
28 March 1942, American
 

Muhammad YunusMuhammad Yunus
28 June 1940, Bangladeshi
 
Alice RobertsAlice Roberts
19 May 1973, British
Anthropologist

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David McCulloughDavid McCullough
07 July 1933, American
Author, Historian
Larry SangerLarry Sanger
16 July 1968, American
Co-Founder of Wikipedia

Anita Bose PfaffAnita Bose Pfaff
29 November 1942, German
Economist

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

Paul VolckerPaul Volcker
05 September 1927, American
Former Chair of the Federal Reserve
David SuzukiDavid Suzuki
24 March 1936, Canadian
Academic, Enviromental Activist
Albert BanduraAlbert Bandura
04 December 1925, Canadian, American
Psychologist

Richard ThalerRichard Thaler
12 September 1945, American
Nobel Prize Winner in Economics (2017)

Gary CohnGary Cohn
27 August 1960, American
Investment Banker

René GirardRené Girard
25 December 1923, French
Philosopher
Michael PorterMichael Porter
23 May 1947, American
Economist, Researcher, Author, Advisor, Speaker

Gayatri Chakravorty SpivakGayatri Chakravorty Spivak
24 February 1942, Indian
Scholar

Martin SeligmanMartin Seligman
12 August 1942, American
Psychologist

David HarveyDavid Harvey
31 October 1935, British
Professor of Anthropology & Geography

Ken WilberKen Wilber
31 January 1949, American
Writer, Philosopher
Christina Hoff SommersChristina Hoff Sommers
28 September 1950, American
Author, Philosopher

Robert M. PirsigRobert M. Pirsig
06 September 1928, American
Writer, Philosopher
Ronald DworkinRonald Dworkin
11 December 1931, American
Philosopher

Paul FarmerPaul Farmer
26 October 1959, American
 

Iris WeinshallIris Weinshall
05 September 1953, American
CEO of The New York Public Library
Robert SolowRobert Solow
23 August 1924, American
Economist

Kenneth ArrowKenneth Arrow
23 August 1921, American
Economist & Political Theorist
Edward de BonoEdward de Bono
19 May 1933, Maltese, British
Author, Consultant

Harry Max MarkowitzHarry Markowitz
24 August 1927, American
Economist

Peter R. OrszagPeter R. Orszag
16 December 1968, American
Economist, Banker

Radia PerlmanRadia Perlman
18 December 1951, American
Computer Network Engineer

Pitirim SorokinPitirim Sorokin
21 January 1889, American, Russian
Sociologist
Myron ScholesMyron Scholes
01 July 1941, Canadian, American
Economist

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

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

Lawrence KudlowLawrence Kudlow
20 August 1947, American
Director of the National Economic Council
Dallas WillardDallas Willard
04 September 1935, American
 

Robert Lucas Jr.Robert Lucas Jr.
15 September 1937, American
Economist
Abdolkarim SoroushAbdolkarim Soroush
16 December 1945, Iranian
Thinker and Reformer

Robert MundellRobert Mundell
24 October 1932, Canadian
Economist

John HarsanyiJohn Harsanyi
29 May 1920, Hungarian, American
Economist
Nora VolkowNora Volkow
27 March 1956, Mexican
Psychiatrist

Bob BlackBob Black
04 January 1951, American
American author
Joseph E. StiglitzJoseph E. Stiglitz
09 February 1943, American
Economist & Author

Sir James A. MirrleesJames Mirrlees
05 July 1936, British
Economist

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

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

Felicitas RomboldFelicitas Rombold
1988 AD, German
Model

Lovemore MadhukuLovemore Madhuku
20 July 1966, Zimbabwean
Politician

Bogolo Joy KenewendoBogolo Joy Kenewendo
1987 AD, Botswanan
Economist, Politician
Carol S. DweckCarol S. Dweck
17 October 1976, American
Physiologists
Patricia LipomaPatricia Lipoma
28 October 1965
Entrepreneur

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

Rowan Douglas WilliamsRowan Douglas Williams
14 June 1950, British
Theologian

Cometan Cometan
01 July 1998, British
Philosopher
Phil McGrawPhil McGraw
01 September 1950, American
College Student Personnel, Actor, Television

George PellGeorge Pell
08 June 1941, Australian
Cardinal

Cornel WestCornel West
02 June 1953, American
Theologian, Philosopher, University teacher,

Subramanian SwamySubramanian Swamy
15 September 1939, Indian
Economist, Politician, Author

Slavoj ŽižekSlavoj Žižek
21 March 1949, Slovenian
Philosopher
Nassim Nicholas TalebNassim Nicholas Taleb
1960 AD, Lebanese, American
Essayist

Tara WestoverTara Westover
27 September 1986, American
Memoirist
John PodestaJohn Podesta
08 January 1949, American
Political consultant

Fareed ZakariaFareed Zakaria
20 January 1964, American
Journalist, Reporter, Essayist, Writer, Economist
Girish KarnadGirish Karnad
19 May 1938, Indian
Linguist, Author, Film director, Actor,
Paul KrugmanPaul Krugman
28 February 1953, American
Columnist, Economist, Essayist, Blogger,