Bangladeshi Americans

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Jawed Karim
(Co-Founder of 'YouTube' and the First Person to Upload a Video to the Site)
Jawed Karim
53
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: October 28, 1979
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Merseburg, Germany

Jawed Karim is an American Internet entrepreneur and software engineer. Karim is credited with co-founding one of the most popular online video-sharing platforms, YouTube. He is also credited with uploading the first YouTube video named Me at the zoo. During his time working at PayPal, Jawed Karim had designed many of the company's core components, such as its anti-Internet-fraud system.

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Fazlur Rahman Khan
(Structural Engineer and Architect Known for His Innovations in High-Rise Building Construction)
Fazlur Rahman Khan
17
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: April 3, 1929
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Dhaka, Bangladesh
Died: March 27, 1982

Fazlur Rahman Khan was a Bangladeshi-American architect and structural engineer. Regarded as the father of tubular designs, Khan is credited with designing several skyscrapers, including the Willis Tower and the John Hancock Center. Thanks to his ingenious use of structural systems, Khan is often referred to as the 20th century's greatest structural engineer and the Einstein of structural engineering.

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Jai Wolf
(Musician)
Jai Wolf
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: November 1, 1991
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Rajshahi, Bangladesh
 4 
Fahim Saleh
(Businesspeople)
Fahim Saleh
4
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: December 12, 1986
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Mecca, Saudi Arabia
Died: July 13, 2020
 5 
Gerry Bednob
(Actor, Comedian)
Gerry Bednob
0
Birthdate: May 18, 1950
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
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Abdul Fakir
(Singer)
Abdul Fakir
1
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: December 26, 1935
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
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Rahat Hossain
(YouTuber)
Rahat Hossain
1
Listed In: YouTubers
Birthdate: December 19, 1989
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
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Kamal Ahmed
(Comedian)
Kamal Ahmed
0
Birthdate: May 7, 1966
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)
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Avijit Roy
(Engineer, Blogger)
Avijit Roy
1
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: September 12, 1972
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Bangladesh
Died: February 26, 2015
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Rumaan Alam
(Novelist)
Rumaan Alam
0
Birthdate: 1977 AD
Birthplace: United States
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Sajeeb Wazed
(Bangladeshi Businessman and Politician)
Sajeeb Wazed
11
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: July 27, 1971
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Dhaka, Bangladesh

Sajeeb Wazed is a Bangladeshi politician and businessman. An important member of the Awami League, Wazed is credited with masterminding the Digital Bangladesh initiative. The initiative was part of Awami League's political manifesto, Vision 2021. He also operates a US-based firm called Wazed Consulting Inc., where he is serving as the president.

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Razib Khan
(Biologists)
Razib Khan
2
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: 1977 AD
Birthplace: Dhaka, Bangladesh
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Leepu Nizamuddin Awlia
(Automotive designer)
Leepu Nizamuddin Awlia
5
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: October 1, 1968
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Dhaka, Bangladesh