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Remembering Artist Keith Haring

American artist Keith Haring was best known for his graffiti-inspired drawings, which he first made in subway stations and later exhibited in museums.
  • Artist,
  • Activist
  • (1958–1990)

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Audrey Hepburn

Actress Audrey Hepburn, star of Breakfast at Tiffany's, remains one of Hollywood's greatest style icons and one of the world's most successful actresses.
  • Theater Actress,
  • Philanthropist,
  • Film Actress
  • (1929–1993)

Malala Yousafzai

As a young girl, Malala Yousafzai defied the Taliban in Pakistan and demanded that girls be allowed to receive an education. She was shot in the head by a Taliban gunman in 2012, but survived.
  • Children's Activist,
  • Women's Rights Activist
  • (1997–)

Pelé

A member of three Brazilian World Cup-champion teams, Pelé is considered by many to be the greatest soccer player of all time.
  • Soccer Player
  • (1940–)

Adele

Singer Adele is a Grammy Award-winning artist whose throwback, soulful sound has made her an international success with hits like "Rolling in the Deep" and "Someone Like You."
  • Singer
  • (1988–)

Nellie Bly

Nellie Bly was an American journalist known for her investigative and undercover reporting. She earned acclaim in 1887 for her exposé on the conditions of asylum patients at Blackwell's Island in New York City, and achieved further fame after the New York World sent her on a trip around the world in 1889.
  • Journalist
  • (1864–1922)

Keith Haring

American artist Keith Haring was best known for his graffiti-inspired drawings, which he first made in subway stations and later exhibited in museums.
  • Artist,
  • Activist
  • (1958–1990)

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