Here are some of the people in the books




       
  Hank Aaron Kevin Gilbert Erin O'Connor
  John Abele Dizzy Gillespie Greg Olsen
  Dan Ackroyd Terry Gilliam Robert Orben
  Douglas Adams John Girard David Oreck
  Christina Aguilera Rudolph W. Giuliani Larry Page
  Sandra Ainsley William E. Gladstone Arnold Palmer
  Karl Albrecht Milton Glazer Francois Parenteau
  Pam Alexander Joseph Mark Glazner Louis Pasteur
  Muhammad Ali Seth Godin Jimmy Pattison
  George Allen Jane Goodall George Patton
  Paul Allen Baltasar Gracian Linus Pauling
  Tony Allen Billy Graham Norman Vincent Peale
  Woody Allen Martha Graham Gregory Peck
  Will Alsop Richard E. Grant Robert Young Pelton
  Robert Altman Macy Gray Kevin Pennant
  Adrian Anantawan Don Green J.C. Penney
  Chris Anderson Nancye Green Josef Penninger
  Lance Armstrong Bob Greene Irene Pepperberg
  Neil Armstrong Wayne Gretzky Gail Percy
  Linda Armstrong Kelly John Grisham Garl Perkins
  John Bach Susan Grode H. Ross Perot
  Francis Bacon Matt Groening Pablo Picasso
  Meredith Bagby Bill Gross Steven Pinker
  James Baker Andy Grove Rick Pitino
  Janet Baker Mark Guibert William Plomer
  David Baldacci Aman Gupta Channing Pollock
  Lucille Ball Paul Haggis Colin Powell
  Jim Balsillie David Hajdu Lakshmi Pratury
  Tyra Banks Monty Hall Steve Prefontaine
  Roger Bannister Nez Hallett III Elvis Presley
  Roseanne Barr Gary Hamel Marcel Proust
  Drew Barrymore Suzy Favor Hamilton Stanley Prusiner
  Bill Bartmann Marvin Hamlisch Nido Qubein
  Layne Beachley Ruth Handler Isador Isaac Rabi
  Diane Bean Derek Hatfield Karim Rashid
  Geoffrey Beene Graham Hawkes John Rawle
  Ludwig van Beethoven Michael Hawley Cliff Read
  Jeanne Beker Goldie Hawn Pam Reed
  Alexander Graham Bell Jerry Hayes Joseph Ricciuti
  Saul Bellow Ernest Hemingway Ron Rice
  Peter Urs Bender Jimi Hendrix Don Rickles
  Roberto Benigni Heath Herber Cathy Rigby
  Arthur Benjamin Ken Hertz Jason Robards
  Janine Benyus Kenneth Hildebrand Ed Robertson
  Yogi Berra Tommy Hilfiger Chris Rock
  Pete Best Austin Hill John D. Rockefeller Jr.
  L. Bettencourt Sir Edmund Hillary Thom Rockliff
  Jeff Bezos Sandy Hillmer Anita Roddick
  Keith Black Conrad Hilton Bob Rogers
  Adam Bly Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. Mies vander Rohe
  David Boies Lou Holtz Alexander Rose
  Edward Bok Bob Hope Harry Rosen
  Nick Bollettieri Roy Horn Kim Rossmo
  Jon Bon Jovi John R. Horner Paul Rowan
  Bono Dave House J.K Rowling
  Sister Esther Boor Ron Howard Susan Ruptash
  Bjorn Borg Michael Howe John Ruskin
  Liona Boyd Robert Hunter Babe Ruth
  Ken Bradshaw Lee Iacocca Stefan Sagmeister
  Richard Branson Dave Irvine-Halliday Joan Samuelson
  Craig Breedlove Pico Iyer Carl Sandburg
  Sergey Brin Michael Jackson Wes Santee
  David Brinkley Phil Jackson Tim Sarnoff
  Martin Brodeur Douglas Jacobs Ben Saunders
  Joyce Brothers Jane Jacobs Forrest Sawyer
  Bob Brown Janell Jacobs Robert J. Sawyer
  Deana Brown Mick Jagger Steve Schklair
  Jamie Brown William James A. Schlecker
  John Seely Brown Anula Jayasuriyk Michael Schrage
  Theresa Brown Thomas Jefferson Richard Evans Schultes
  Robin Budd Mae Jemison Wayne Schuurman
  Michael Budman David Jenson Charles Schwab
  Warren Buffett Norman Jewison Daniel Schwartz
  Paul Bunt Steve Jobs Gerry Schwartz
  James Burke Colleen Jones Steven Schwartz
  Philip Burke Franklin P. Jones Albert Schweitzer
  Edward Burns Quincy Jones Patricia Seemann
  Larry Burns Michael Jordan Bill Joy Jerry Seinfeld
  Charles H. Burr Naomi Judd Seth
  Gary Burton Steve Jurvetson William Shakesphere
  Edward Burtynsky Dean Kamen Eve Shalley
  Lise Buyer Ingvar Kamprad Scott Shapiro
  John Caldwell Mitch Kapor Issy Sharp
  James Cameron Li Ka-Shing Lindsay Sharp
  Glen Campbell Jeffrey Katzenberg Martin Short
  Russell Campbell Francis Kay Bernard Silver
  Douglas Cardinal John Keats Paula Silver
  Carlos Linda Keeler Peter Silverberg
  Dale Carnegie Kevin Kelly Gene Simmons
  Ronda Carnegie Charles Ketterling Russell Simmons
  Dr. Jean Carruthers Chip Kidd Neil Simon
  David Carson Margot Kidder Frank Sinatra
  Percy Cerutty Nicole Kidman Sinbad
  John Chambers Chris Kilham Laurie Skreslet
  Micheline Charest Jeong Kim Samuel Smiles
  Ray Charles Jim Kimsey Fred Smith
  Jay Chiat Gayle King John F. Smith
  Dale Chihuly Kimberly King Rick Smolan
  Julia Child Larry King Lee Smolin
  Chocolair Martin Luther King Britney Spears
  Agatha Christie Stephen King Art Spiegelman
  Winston Churchill Pannin Kitiparaporn Steven Spielberg
  Michele Claeys Ann G. Kocin Steve Spurrier
  Mickey Clagg Joe Kraus Baiba St. John
  Jimmy Cliff Henry Kravis Michael Stadtlander
  Bruce Cockburn Kate Laidley Paul Stanley
  Paul Coffey Anne Lamot Thomas J. Stanley
  Ben Cohen George Land Danielle Steel
  David Cohen John Landy Robert J. Sternberg
  Naida Cole Kathleen Lane Martha Stewart
  Ornette Coleman Randall Larsen Oliver Stone
  Joan Collins Doug Larson Ted Stout
  John Robert Colombo Jfack Lenor Larson Picabo Street
  Christopher Columbus Pierre Lassonde Barbra Steisand
  Calvin Coolidge Silken Laumann Bill Stumph
  Sherry Cooper David Lavery Dr. Suess
  Wayne Copeland Mike Lazaridis Joseph Sugarman
  Geoffrey Cowan Norman Lear Ed Sullivan
  Ian Craig Leon Lederman Sam Sullivan
  Francis Crick Peggy Lee Leonard Susskind
  Russell Crowe John Lennon Donald Sutherland
  Tom Cruise Jay Leno Jessica Switzer
  Brian Curtner Dawn Lepore Amy Tan
  Ken Danby Lennox Lewis Don Tapscott
  Rodney Dangerfield Darlene Lim Ron Tarro
  Bette Davis Abraham Lincoln Bill Tatham
  Elli Davis Don Lindsay Julie Taymore
  Lisa Davis Peggy Lipton Sashi Tharoor
  Miles Davis Brian Little Charlize Theron
  Steve Davis Jennifer Lopez Freeman Thomas
  Wade Davis Bill Low Kristin Scott Thomas
  Sky Dayton Janet Lowe Ken Thomson
  Bessie Delaney Gord Lownds Anthony Tjan
  Michael Dell George Lucas Rip Torn
  Robert H. Dennard Vanthy Ly Brian Tracy
  Daniel Dennett Jerry Lynch Ulrich Trechsel
  Simone Denny Douglas MacArthur Amber Trotter
  Jack Diamond David Macaulay Cynthia Trudell
  Phyllis Diller Joseph MacInnis James Truman
  Celine Dion Elinor MacKinnon Donald Trump
  Thomas Dolby Margaret MacMillan Alexander Tsiaras
  Douglas Dorner Madonna Kenneth Tuchman
  Gord Downey André Malraux Ann Turner
  Peter Drucker Elizabeth Manley Ted Turner
  Faye Dunaway George Martin Mark Twain
  William Durant Steve Martin Shania Twain
  Gerald Durnell Linda Martinez John Tyson
  Bob Dylan Jamal Mashburn John Updike
  Esther Dyson Jennifer Mather Jane Urqqhuart
  George Dyson Jaymie Matthews Stephan Van Dam
  Thomas Edison T.K. Mattingly Maurizio Vecchione
  Brad Edwards Peter Max Craig Venter
  James Ehnes Albert Maysles Eva Vertes
  Albert Einstein Eilish McCaffrey Bruce Vilanch
  Michael Eisner Paul McCartney Roger von Oech
  Wallace Eley Graig McCaw Marilyn Vos Savant
  Larry Ellison William McDonough Elliot Wahle
  Ralph Waldo Ellison Deborah McGuiness Terry Waite
  Eve Ensler Don McKeller Pamela Wallin
  Cathy Enz Murray McLaughlin Sam Walton
  Kevin Eubank Brian McLeod Robert Ward
  Linda Evangelista Alexander McQueen Andy Warhol
  Chris Evert Rick Mercer John Warnock
  David Fairchild Lorne Michaels Dennis Washington
  Ralph Famiglietta Michelangelo George Washington
  Jerry Della Femine Bette Midler Omar Wasow
  Bob Ferchat Ian Miller James Watson
  Emperor Ferdinand Wilson Mizner Wendy Watson
  Ruth Fertel Isaac Mizrahi Alan Way
  Richard Feynman Catherine Mohr Howard Weaver
  Debbi Fields Clement Mok Erik Weihenmayer
  Bernie Finkelstein Tom Monaghan Andrew Weil
  Malcolm Forbes Louis Monier Jack Welch
  Henry Ford II Jean Monty Leslie Westbrook
  Dick Fosbury Rick Moran Nan Wilkens
  Nick Foster Edwin Moses Ted Williams
  Terry Fox Bill Moss Warren Williams
  Michael Frankfurt Walt Mossberg Bruce Willis
  Morgan Freeman Mother Teresa Oprah Winfrey
  Barry Friedman Farley Mowat Henry Winkler
  Norbert Frischkorn Mozart Sheldon Wiseman
  Art Fry Aimee Mullins Tom Wolfe
  Victor Fuchs Robert Munsch Michael Wolff
  Robert Fulford Rupert Murdoch John Wooden
  Robert Full Story Musgrave Ken Woodrow
  Buckminster Fuller Nathan Myhrvold Tiger Woods
  Michael Furdyk Satheesh Namasivayam Hawksley Workman
  Mary Furlong John Nash Frank Lloyd Wright
  Marc Gagnon Peter C. Newman Richard Saul Wurman
  Cindy Galbraigh Jakob Nielsen H. Yamauch
  David Gallo Leslie Nielsen Sandra Yingling
  Jeff Galloway Drew Nieporent Henry Youngman
  Alex Garden Don Norman Babe Didrikson Zaharias
  Gideon Gartner Greg Norman Greg Zeschuk
  Bill Gates Dr. Izzy Novak Zig Zigler
  Grank Gehry Lisa Nugent Donald Ziraldo
  Daniel Gilbert Sherwin Nuland Moses Znaimer
      David Zussman