• Henry Alfred Kissinger
    Henry Alfred Kissinger was an American diplomat, political scientist, geopolitical consultant, and
    politician best known for serving as the United States secretary of state and national security advisor in
    the presidential administrations of Richard Nixon and Gerald Ford between 1969 and 1977. He was
    credited for shaping the United States Cold War history. Kissinger was born in Fürth, Germany, his family
    fled Nazi persecution and immigrated to the United States in 1938. He served in the U.S....  more
  • Li Keqiang
    Li Keqiang was a prominent Chinese economist and politician best known for Serving as the Premier of
    the State Council of the People's Republic of China from 2013 until his death in 2023. He was also the
    second-ranked member of the Politburo Standing Committee of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP)
    from 2012 to 2022. Li's political career started in the late 1980s when he became involved in the
    Communist Youth League. He quickly rose through the ranks and held various positions within the
    lea...  more
  • Ina Cronjé
    Catharina Magdalena "Ina" Cronjé, also known as Cathy Magdalena, was a prominent South African
    politician who dedicated her life to public service and was best known for Serving in the Executive
    Council of KwaZulu-Natal from 2004 to 2014. Magdalena was a lawyer by training and a former teacher,
    before pursuing a career in politics. She joined the African National Congress (ANC), a renowned political
    party in South Africa and in 1994 she was elected to represent the KwaZulu-Natal Provincial L...  more
  • Dianne Goldman Berman Feinstein
    Dianne Goldman Berman Feinstein was an influential American politician best known for serving as a
    United States senator of California from 1992 until her unfortunate passing on September 29, 2023. She
    was the longest-serving senator in California's history and the first woman to chair the Senate
    Intelligence Committee, a position she held from 2009 to 2015. Feinstein attended Stanford University,
    where she studied history and political science, graduating with honors in 1955. Her political ...  more
  • Aziz Goolam Hoosein Pahad
    Aziz Goolam Hoosein Pahad was a prominent South African politician and anti-apartheid activist best known for being South Africa's Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs from 1994 to 2008. Pahad's political journey began during the apartheid era when he became actively involved in the anti-apartheid movement whilst attending University of the Witwatersrand. He joined the African National Congress (ANC) and dedicated himself to fighting against the oppressive apartheid regime. In 1963 he was served w...  more
  • John Zenus Ungapake Tembo
    John Zenus Ungapake Tembo was a Malawian politician best known for serving as President of the
    Malawi Congress Party (MCP) and serving as the second Minister of Finance in Malawi after
    independence. Tembo studied at the University of Roma present day Pius XII College in Lesotho,
    graduating in 1958 with a Bachelor of Arts in political philosophy. He took a job as a teacher for 2 years
    before Tembo was elected to the legislative assembly of Nyasaland in 1961, three years before the
    country ga...  more
  • Prince Mangosuthu Gatsha Buthelezi
    Prince Mangosuthu Gatsha Buthelezi was a prominent South African politician and Zulu prince best known for playing a significant role in shaping the political landscape of South Africa, advocating for the rights of the Zulu people and championing reconciliation and peace. Buthelezi studied at the University of Fort Hare, where he became involved in political activism. In the 1950s, he joined the African National Congress (ANC) and its youth wing, the ANC Youth League, working alongside prominent...  more
  • Donald Kenneth Sundquist
    Donald Kenneth Sundquist, was an American businessman and politician best known for serving as the 47th governor of Tennessee, he left a lasting impact on the state's political landscape and public policy. Sundquist began his career in business, founding the Sundquist Homes construction company in the 1960s after serving in the Vietnam War. His entrepreneurial endeavors proved successful, and he established himself as a prominent figure in the business community. In the 1960s Sundquist became in...  more
  • Yevgeny Viktorovich Prigozhin
    Yevgeny Viktorovich Prigozhin, was a prominent Russian oligarch and mercenary leader best known as the owner and founder of Concord Catering, a company renowned for providing catering services to the Kremlin and its affiliates. Prigozhin was widely believed to have close ties to Russian President Vladimir Putin and was often referred to as "Putin's chef" in media reports. Prigozhin's business empire extended beyond catering. He was also the mastermind behind the Internet Research Agency (IRA), a...  more
  • Anna Elisabeth Kopp
    Anna Elisabeth Kopp was a Swiss politician of the Free Democratic Party best known for being the first woman to serve in the Federal Council, a Switzerland’s governing body. Kopp was a skilled figure skater in her youth, she studied law at Zurich University and graduated with honors. Before she was elected to serve in the Federal council, she had been Mayor of Zumikon for a decade and had served two terms in Parliament before a retirement opened up a seat on the seven-member Federal Council, whi...  more
  • Bud Shuster
    Elmer Greinert 'Bud,. Shuster was an American politician best known for serving in the United States House of Representatives for Pennsylvania's 9th congressional district from 1973 to 2001. Shuster attended college at American University and served in the United States Army before entering politics. During his time in Congress, Shuster became known for his work on transportation issues, serving as Chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee from 1995 to 2001. He was a stro...  more
  • Richard Riordan
    Richard Joseph Riordan was an American investment banker, businessman, lawyer, politician, and Korean War veteran best known for serving as the 39th mayor of Los Angeles from 1993 to 2001. Riordan was a prominent American figure who had a varied career over the course of his life. He attended Princeton University before serving in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. After his military service, he attended law school at the University of Michigan and went on to practice law in California. Riorda...  more