List of famous intellectuals & academics with their biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history.

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Mencius Mencius
Chinese

Gary Becker Gary Becker
American

Max Müller Max Müller
German, British

Ali ibn Abi Talib Ali ibn Abi Talib
Saudi Arabian

Thales Thales
Greek
Louis Leakey Louis Leakey
Kenyan, British

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Novalis Novalis
German

Edward de Bono Edward de Bono
Maltese, British
Paul Farmer Paul Farmer
American
Henry Adams Henry Adams
American

Allan Bloom Allan Bloom
American

Imre Lakatos Imre Lakatos
Hungarian

Ahmed Muhiddin Piri Piri Reis
Turkish

Wassily Leontief Wassily Leontief
Russian, American, Russian

Douglas Mawson Douglas Mawson
Australian
Myron Scholes Myron Scholes
Canadian, American

Pitirim Sorokin Pitirim Sorokin
American, Russian

James Tobin James Tobin
American

John Harsanyi John Harsanyi
Hungarian, American

St. Augustine St. Augustine
Ancient Roman
Abhijit Banerjee Abhijit Banerjee
Indian, American

Leonid Kantorovich Leonid Kantorovich
Russian, Russian

Claudius Ptolemy Claudius Ptolemy
Ancient Roman