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Jesse Ventura

James George Janos, better known as Jesse Ventura, is an American statesman, actor, author, and former professional wrestler. He served as the 38th Governor of Minnesota from 1999 to 2003. He was elected in 1998. He was Mayor of Brooklyn Park, Mi ...

Amelie Verdier

Amelie Verdier is a French senior civil servant. Starting in January 2, 2017, she has been budget director in the Ministry of the Economy and Finance.

Esther Vergeer

Esther Mary Vergeer is a Dutch wheelchair tennis player. Vergeer has not lost a match in singles since February 2003. She has won 39 Grand Slam titles, five Paralympic Gold Medals and 21 Masters titles. Vergeer has been the world number one since ...

Maxime Verhagen

Maxime Jacques Marcel Verhagen is a former Dutch politician of the Christian Democratic Appeal. Verhagen studied history at Leiden University. He was a member of the municipal council of Oegstgeest from 1989 to 1990, a member of the European Parl ...

Paul Verhoeven

Paul Verhoeven is a Dutch movie director, producer and writer. He was born in Amsterdam. He directed American movies RoboCop, Total Recall, Basic Instinct, Showgirls and Starship Troopers. He wrote and directed Dutch movie Black Book. During his ...

Jean-Michel Vernhes

Jean-Michel Vernhes, born in 1950 at Mazamet, is a French aerospace engineer and businessman. He is the current President of French Airports and of Toulouse-Blagnac Airport. Graduate from the French Civil Aviation University 1971, Jean-Michel Ver ...

Conrad Vernon

Conrad Vernon is an American movie director, screenwriter, producer, voice actor and comedian. He is best known for his work in DreamWorks animated movies. These include Shrek 2, Monsters vs. Aliens and especially Madagascar 3: Europes Most Wanted.

Mike Vernon

Michael "Mike" Vernon is a Canadian retired professional ice hockey player. For 21-years he played in the National Hockey League, he played as a goaltender for the Calgary Flames, Detroit Red Wings, San Jose Sharks and the Florida Panthers. He wo ...

Mayra Veronica

Mayra Veronica was born in Havana, Cuba. She grew up in the United States where she became famous as a model and singer. Veronica appeared on Hispanic Univision, TV commercials, FHM magazines and calendar, and music videos. She works with the USO.

Lara Veronin

Lara Veronin is a Russian-Taiwanese-American singer born on 2 May 1988. She is famous for being the lead vocalist of the C-Pop band Nan Quan Mama. The bands first album Treasure Map and second album Nan Quan Mama, Version 2 both peaked at #4 on t ...

Donatella Versace

Donatella Versace is an Italian fashion designer and a current part-owner of the Versace fashion line. She is now their chief designer. She was born in Reggio Calabria. She owns 20 percent of the entire stock market assets of Versace. Her brother ...

Kris Versteeg

Kristopher Royce Versteeg is a former Canadian professional ice hockey right winger. He played for the Carolina Hurricanes of the National Hockey League. He has also played for the Chicago Blackhawks, Toronto Maple Leafs, Philadelphia Flyers, Cal ...

Marianne Verville

Marianne Verville is an actress from Saint-Lambert, Quebec. She is Pierre Vervilles daughter. She is known for her role as "Aurelie Laflamme" in the movie adaptations of the novels, Le Journal dAurelie Laflamme, by India Desjardins. She has also ...

Anne Veski

Veski is married to her second husband, Benno Beltsikov, who also is her manager. Veski was previously married to Jaak Veski 1956–1994 from 1977 tae 1981. She has a daughter, Kerli. Kerli is a diplomat an has worked at the Estonian Consulate in M ...

George S. Vest

George Southall Vest is an American diplomat and State Department official. He was born in Columbia, Virginia. In 1954, Vest became the Canadian Desk officer at the United States Department of State in Washington, D.C.; he later was special assis ...

Sebastian Vettel

Sebastian Vettel is a German race car driver. He is a four-time Formula One world champion. He drives for the Scuderia Ferrari team in Formula One and is contracted by the team until 2020. He is a former driver of Red Bull Racings sister team, Sc ...

Jack Vettriano

Jack Vettriano, OBE, is a Scottish painter. His 1992 painting, The Singing Butler, became a best-selling image in Britain. Jack Vettriano grew up in the industrial seaside town of Methil, Fife. He was raised in poverty, and lived with his mother, ...

Julia Vial

Julia Vial began her career as a commentator in 2001 on television screens Chilevision. In mid-2001 he emigrated to Canal 13, to be part of the television program Pantalla Abierta. She was on Canal 13 until the end of 2004, in 2006 emigrated to T ...

Michael Vick

Michael Vick is a former American football quarterback of the National Football League. He played in three Pro Bowls. He played for the Atlanta Falcons, Philadelphia Eagles, New York Jets, and Pittsburgh Steelers. Vick was born in Newport News, V ...

Rick Victor

Eric Thompson is an Canadian professional wrestler. He is better known by his ring names Rick Victor and Viktor. He is currently signed to the WWE and wrestles as part of the tag team The Ascension with Konnor. He is a former one-time NXT Tag Tea ...

Princess Victoria of Sweden

Victoria, Crown Princess of Sweden, Duchess of Vastergotland is the heiress apparent to the throne of Sweden.

Daniel Vidal Fuster

Daniel Vidal Fuster is a swimmer from Spain. He has a disability and is an S6 type swimmer. He raced at the 2000 Summer Paralympics. He finished first in the 50 meter butterfly race, the 4 x 50 meter medley relay and the 4 x 50 meter freestyle re ...

Vigdis Finnbogadottir

Vigdis Finnbogadottir was the 4th president of Iceland. She was president from 1980 to 1996. She was the worlds first elected female head of state. With a presidency of exactly sixteen years, she also remains the longest-serving, elected female h ...

Richard Viguerie

Richard Art Viguerie is an American conservative figure, pioneer of political direct mail and writer on politics. He is the current chairman of ConservativeHQ.com.

Varg Vikernes

Varg Vikernes is a black metal musician, convicted murderer, arsonist and political activist. In 1991 Vikernes created the one-man music project Burzum. Burzum quickly became important within the early Norwegian black metal scene. Later he became ...

Vikram Chatterjee

Vikram Chatterjee is a Bengali film actor. He made his big screen debut with a small role in Mainak Bhowmiks 2012 movie Bedroom and was immediately noticed. In the same year he acted in Bappaditya Bandopadhyays Elar Char Adhyay based on Rabindran ...

Aleksandr Viktorenko

Aleksandr Stepanovich Viktorenko is a former Soviet cosmonaut. He was born in Olginka, North-Kazakhstan Oblast, Kazakh SSR on March 29, 1947. He is married with two children. He was selected as an cosmonaut on March 23, 1978, and retired on May 3 ...

Ivy Vila Wittingham

Ivy Vila Wittingham is a Cuban female volleyball player. She is a member of the Cuba womens national volleyball team and played for Camaguey in 2018. She was part of the Cuban national team at the 2018 FIVB Volleyball Womens World Championship, a ...

Bruce Vilanch

Bruce Vilanch is an American comedian, songwriter and actor. He is best known for his four-years on Hollywood Squares, as a celebrity participant and head writer for the show. He has won six Emmy Awards. From 2000 to 2014, he was the head writer ...

Claude Vilgrain

Claude Vilgrain is a Canadian retired professional ice hockey right winger. He played a total of 89 games in the National Hockey League. Vilgrain was born in Haiti. He is the first Haitian-born player in NHL history.

Sergiy Vilkomir

Sergiy A. Vilkomir is a Ukrainian-born American computer scientist. His career focused in software testing. He worked at the Ukrainian Polytechnic Institute 1979–82, the Central Institute of Complex Automation 1985–91, the Institute of Safety and ...

Brenda Villa

Brenda Villa is a three time Olympic medalist in Water Polo. She was born in Commerce, California. She started playing Water Polo at age 8 at the Commerce Aquatorium. She was inspired to take up Water Polo by her brother Edgar. Edgar pushed her t ...

Joy Villa

Joy Angela Villa is an Argentine-American singer-songwriter and actress. Villa has guest roles on Heroes, CSI: NY, The Valley Girls and MTV Next. She is known for wearing large attention grabbing dresses at the Grammy Awards. Villa is a supporter ...

Eric Villalon

Eric Villalon Fuentes is a ski athlete from Spain. He has a disability: he cannot see. He is a B2 type skier. He ski raced at the 1998 Winter Paralympics. He was the number 1 skier in the Super Giant, Giant Slalom and Slalom. He ski raced at the ...

Antonio Villaraigosa

Antonio Ramon Villaraigosa was the mayor of Los Angeles, California from 2005 to 2013. He was elected on May 17, 2005, defeating the mayor in office, James Hahn. He was then re-elected for a second term in 2009. Before his mayoral experience, Vil ...

Dennis Villarojo

Dennis Cabanada Villarojo is a Filipino prelate. He is currently the fifth bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Malolos

Gilles Villemure

Gilles Villemure is a retired Canadian professional ice hockey goaltender. He played for the New York Rangers and Chicago Black Hawks in the 1960s and 1970s.

Dominique de Villepin

Dominique Marie François Rene Galouzeau de Villepin, simply known as Dominique de Villepin, was Premier of France from 31 May 2005 to 17 May 2007. He was made Premier by Jacques Chirac after the French President removed Jean-Pierre Raffarin from ...

Tom Vilsack

Thomas James Vilsack is an American politician. Vilsack is the 32nd and current United States Secretary of Agriculture since 2021 during the Joe Biden presidency. He was also the 30th Secretary of Agriculture from 2009 to 2017 during the Barack O ...

Vinnie Vincent

Vinnie Vincent is an American guitarist and songwriter. He is best known for being a former member of the band Kiss. He was also the leader of his own band, Vinnie Vincent Invasion.

Richard Virenque

Richard Virenque is a French retired professional cyclist. He was one of the most popular French riders. He won the King of the Mountains competition of the Tour de France seven times, which is more than any other cyclist. Virenque finished third ...

Virginia Roberts Giuffre

Virginia Louise Giuffre is an American advocate of justice for victims of sex trafficking. She is one of the most outspoken survivors of the sex trafficking ring which was operated by the late convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein. In 2015, she ...

Andrew Viterbi

Andrew James Viterbi is an Italian-born American electrical engineer and businessman. He co-founded Qualcomm Inc. and invented the Viterbi algorithm. He is Presidential Chair Professor of Electrical Engineering at the University of Southern Calif ...

Cynthia Viteri

Cynthia Fernanda Viteri Jimenez de Villamar is an Ecuadorian lawyer, journalist and politician. She is currently serving as Mayor of Guayaquil since 2019. She was the presidential candidate for Partido Social Cristiano in the 2017 presidential el ...

Vitinho

Victor Vinicius Coelho dos Santos is a Brazilian professional association football player. He currently plays for Flamengo.

Monica Vitti

Monica Vitti is an Italian actress. She is best known for her starring roles in movies directed by Michelangelo Antonioni during the early 1960s. She later starred in comedy movies directed by Mario Monicelli. Her acting credits include LAvventur ...

Martin Vizcarra

Martin Alberto Vizcarra Cornejo is a Peruvian engineer and politician. He was the 67th President of Peru following the resignation of President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski. He previously served as the Vice President of Peru alongside Mercedes Araoz. De ...

Krista Voda

Krista Voda is an American sportscaster. She is the pit reporter for NASCAR on Fox. She replaced Jeanne Zelasko. She also is the host for Speed Channels coverage of the NASCAR Camping Truck Series as well as host of Trackside. She was an anchor f ...

Thomas Voeckler

Thomas Voeckler is a French professional road racing cyclist. He rides for the Europcar cycling team. Voeckler has been called a "national hero," because he has done well in the Tour de France. His nickname is le Chouchou which means Sweetheart.

Tomas Vokoun

Tomas Vokoun is an Czech retired professional ice hockey goaltender. He played in the National Hockey League for the Montreal Canadiens, Nashville Predators, Florida Panthers, Washington Capitals and Pittsburgh Penguins. He was selected 226th ove ...

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