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Yue Wang

Yue Wang is Chinas highest ever rated chess grandmaster, and the first to reach the elite top 10 in the world. In 2004, he became Chinas 18th Grandmaster at the age of 17. In October 2007, Wang became the first Chinese player, and third Asian pla ...

Yui (singer)

For other meanings of Yui, see Yui. YUI, is a Japanese musician. She was born 26 March 1987 in Fukuoka, Japan. She is signed to Sony Music Records Japan. She sings, and plays the guitar, keyboard and electric guitar, although she usually performs ...

Yuji Naka

Yuji Naka is a Japanese video game programmer, designer, and producer. He is best known as the former head of Sonic Team, where he was the lead programmer of the original Sonic the Hedgehog series of games on the Sega Genesis. In 2006, he created ...

Edip Yuksel

Edip Yuksel is an American thinker and activist. He has written many books on the Quran and is very an influential figure in modern Islamic reform. Yuksel was a student of Rashad Khalifa and was a member of his group United Submitters Internation ...

Yung Lean

Jonatan Leandoer Håstad better known by his Stage name Yung Lean is a Swedish Rapper known for wearing bucket hats. Yung Lean released his debut mixtape in 2013. He has multiple singles on YouTube under his label Sad Boys Entertainment. These inc ...

Lee Yunjeong

Lee Yun-jeong is a South Korean singer and stylist. In 1995, She debuted in the musical world as a singer in Pippi-band, a three person singing group. In 2001, after her second solo album Six sense, she ended her singing career. After singing, Sh ...

Muhammad Yunus

Muhammad Yunus is a Bangladeshi banker and economist who was born on 28 June 1940. He was a professor of economics and is famous for his work in microcredit. Microcredit is a name for giving small loans. These loans are given to people with very ...

Yusei Kikuchi

Yusei Kikuchi is a Japanese professional baseball pitcher for the Seattle Mariners of Major League Baseball. Kikuchi formerly played for the Saitama Seibu Lions of Nippon Professional Baseballs Pacific League. He is the first Japanese-born player ...

Viktor Yushchenko

Viktor Andriyovych Yushchenko is a previous President of Ukraine. On November 26, 2004, he lost the Ukrainian presidential election. However, he and his followers argued that the election had been corrupted. They argued that the election results ...

Steve Yzerman

Stephen Gregory "Steve" Yzerman is a Canadian retired professional ice hockey centre and current general manager of the Detroit Red Wings of the National Hockey League. Yzerman played his entire National Hockey League career with the Detroit Red ...

Alberto Zaccheroni

Alberto Zaccheroni is an Italian football manager. He led A.C. Milan to win the Serie A in 98/99. He currently manages the Japan national football team.

Wilfried Zaha

Dazet Wilfried Armel Zaha is an Ivorian footballer. He currently plays as a forward for Premier League club Crystal Palace. He also plays for the Ivorian national team.

Jamal Zahalka

Jamal Zahalka, Arab: جمال زحالقة, Hebrew: גמאל זחאלקה, is an Israeli pharmacist and politician. He was political leader of Balad. Zahalka is an Arab Israeli. He obtained several degrees in pharmacy at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, including ...

Fareed Zakaria

Fareed Rafiq Zakaria is an Indian-American journalist. Zakaria was born in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, to Rafiq Zakaria and Fatima Zakaria. Zakaria earned his Bachelor of Arts from Yale University. Zakaria has been nominated five times for the Na ...

Zakia Shahnawaz Khan

Zakia Shahnawaz Khan is a Pakistani politician who has been the member of the Provincial Assembly of the Punjab since May 2013.

Loris Zanatta

Loris Zanatta, born 1962, is Professor of Latin American History at the University of Bologna. He is author of several books and articles, published in Europe and Latin America, and commentator on Latin America in various media. Zanatta was featu ...

Adrian Zandberg

Adrian Tadeusz Zandberg is a Polish politician, historian, programmer. He is the co-founder of the left-wing political party Razem.

Iva Zanicchi

1975 Io saro la tua idea / Jesus 1981 Ardente / E tu mai 1964 Credi/Resta sola come sei 1987 Volo / Uomini e no 1979 La valigia / Ditemi 1970 Un uomo senza tempo / Un attimo 1967 Dolcemente / Come stai bene e tu? 1966 La notte delladdio / Caldo e ...

Chiara Zanni

Chiara Zanni is a Canadian actress and voice actress. She is known for her role as "Amy" in The Ns television series About a Girl.

Darin Zanyar

Darin is a pop singer from Sweden. Darin was the first place runner-up in the Swedish Idol 2004, acquiring a fanbase primarily of teenage girls. Darin lives in Vallingby outside of Stockholm. He is of Kurdish heritage, and he speaks Central Kurdi ...

Ragıp Zarakolu

Ragıp Zarakolu is a Turkish publisher who has long faced legal problems for publishing books on controversial things in Turkey, especially on minority and human rights in Turkey.

Gonzalo Zarate

Gonzalo Eulogio Zarate is an Argentine football player. He plays in Austria for FC Red Bull Salzburg as midfielder. He started playing football in the youthteams of CA Lanus und CA Tiro Federal. Zarate played his first professional matches in the ...

Bilawal Bhutto Zardari

Bilawal Bhutto Zardari is co-chairman of the Pakistan Peoples Party, and the eldest child and only son of the late Pakistani politician and former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto and her husband Asif Ali Zardari, the former President of Pakistan. C ...

Margarita Zavala

Margarita Zavala de Calderon is a Mexican lawyer and politician. She is the wife of the former President of Mexico Felipe Calderon. She served as the First Lady of Mexico during her husbands tenure. Zavala also ran as an independent candidate for ...

Reinaldo Zavarce

Reinaldo Zavarce is an award-winning Venezuelan actor and singer. He started acting in the Venezuelan RCTV telenovelas Spanish: Mujer con Pantalones, Te Tengo en Salsa, Amantes, and Toda una dama. His film credits include the popular romantic com ...

Ayman al-Zawahiri

Ayman Mohammed Rabie al-Zawahiri was born June 19, 1951. He is an Egyptian physician, Islamic theologian and current leader of the militant Islamist organization al-Qaeda. Ayman al-Zawahiri is a former member of Islamist organizations which have ...

Zaynab Otiti Obanor

Queen Zaynab Otiti Obanor is a former Nigerian queen and former spouse of Nigerian monarch Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi. In 2017, she was awarded Humanitarian of The Year by United Nations.

Ivan Zaytsev

Ivan Zaytsev is an Italian volleyball player. His parents originally come from Russia. He is a member of Italys national volleyball team and the Italian club Sir Safety Umbria Volley.

Tom Zbikowski

Thomas Michael Zbikowski is a Professional boxer and American football safety for the Indianapolis Colts of the National Football League. Zbikowski was drafted out of the University of Notre Dame by the Baltimore Ravens with the 86th pick in the ...

Zedd

Anton Zaslavski, better known by his stage name Zedd, is a Russian-born German DJ, songwriter, and record producer. He was born in Saratov, Russia, and raised in Kaiserslautern, Germany. He is known for remixing the music of other singers while a ...

Ali Zeidan

Ali Zeidan is a former Prime Minister of Libya. He was appointed by the General National Congress on 14 October 2012. Zeidan took office on 14 November after Congress approved his cabinet nominees. Before the Libyan civil war, Zeidan was a human ...

Volodymyr Zelensky

Volodymyr Oleksandrovych Zelensky is a Ukrainian politician, screenwriter, actor, comedian and director. He is the President of Ukraine, upon winning the round-off election against incumbent President Petro Poroshenko on 21 April 2019. Zelensky w ...

Renee Zellweger

Renee Kathleen Zellweger is an American actress, producer and voice artist. She won two Academy Awards for her role in the movie Cold Mountain and as Judy Garland in Judy. She has acted in many movies, including Jerry Maguire, Bridget Joness Diar ...

Milos Zeman

Milos Zeman ; born 28 September 1944) is a Czech politician. He became the third President of the Czech Republic on 8 March 2013. Before he was President, Zeman served as the Prime Minister of the Czech Republic from 1998 to 2002. He describes hi ...

Zendaya

Zendaya Maree Stoermer Coleman is an American actress and singer. She started her career as a child model and backup dancer. She gained popularity for her role as Rocky Blue on the Disney Channel sitcom Shake It Up. In 2013, Zendaya was a contest ...

Per Zennstrom

Per Zennstrom is an award winning fashion photographer, and author based in Berlin. Zennstrom received the Hasselblad Masters Award in March 2002. Zennstrom is known for his short film White Noise White Shores which was part of the official scree ...

Anthony Zerbe

Anthony Jared Zerbe is an American actor. Zerbe was born in Long Beach, California. He studied at Pomona College. He married Arnette Jens in 1962. They have two children. His career began in 1963. Zerbes movie roles include the post-apocalyptic c ...

John Zerzan

John Zerzan is an American anarchist and primitivist philosopher and author. His works speaks about agricultural civilization. Some of his criticism has extended as far as challenging domestication, language, symbolic thought and the concept of t ...

Catherine Zeta-Jones

Catherine Zeta-Jones CBE is an Academy Award-winning Welsh actress living in the United States. She started acting at in theatre when she was young. After this, she has many small role British and American television and movies. She became a famo ...

Zhang Jike

This is a Chinese name; the family name is Zhang. Zhang Jike is a Chinese table tennis player. He became the world champion in 2011 and 2013. In 2012 he won the Olympic Games. Zhang is the fourth man in history to win the Grand Slam.

Zhang Li Yin

This is a Chinese name; the family name is Zhang. Li Yin Zhang, also known in Korea by her Korean name RiIn Jang, is the first and currently only Chinese solo singer to break into the Korean music industry. Li Yin has been nicknamed the "Chinese ...

Zhao Wei

This is a Chinese name; the family name is Zhao. Zhao Wei, also known as Vicky Zhao or Vicki Zhao, is a Chinese actress, film director, producer and pop singer. She is considered one of the most popular actresses in China and Chinese-speaking reg ...

Zhong and Hua Hua

Zhong and Hua are identical macaques that were created through somatic cell nuclear transfer, the same cloning technique that created Dolly the sheep in 1996. Zhong and Hua are the first cloned primates produced by this technique. When other scie ...

Zhu Yuling

International she was first active in 2010, where she won the World Championships in the youth field. At the Asian Championships in the same year Zhu vice-champion in the singles and doubles. Moreover she won silver at the Japan Open in the singl ...

Alexander Zickler

Alexander "Alex" Zickler is a German football manager and former football player. He played as a striker. During his career he played for FC Bayern Munich.

Zico

Zico is a former Brazilian football player. He has played for the Brazilian national team. He is regarded as one of the greatest footballers of all time.

Zinedine Zidane

Zinedine Yazid Zidane is a French retired football player that played as a Midfielder. He played for four European clubs and the French national team. He is the current manager of Real Madrid.

Marek Zidlicky

Marek Zidlicky is a Czech NHL ice hockey defenceman. He played for the New Jersey Devils. He also played for the New York Islanders, Detroit Red Wings, Minnesota Wild, and Nashville Predators

Dolph Ziggler

Nicholas Theodore "Nick" Nemeth is an American professional wrestler. He is signed to the WWE where he performs under the ring name Dolph Ziggler. Nemeth signed a contract with the WWE in 2004 and competed in their developmental territory, Ohio V ...

Halbe Zijlstra

He was on the city council of Utrecht. From 2006 to 2010 he was a member of the Second Chamber. He held the position of Deputy Minister of Education, Culture and Science in the First Rutte cabinet from 2010 to 2012. Then he was his partys parliam ...

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