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Nadar
French Artist
Thursday 6 April 1820 - Monday 21 March 1910
Nader al-Masri
Palestinian Athlete
Born 1980
Nadia Boulanger
French Musician, Composer
Friday 16 September 1887 - Monday 22 October 1979
Nadia Comaneci
Romanian Athlete
Born Sunday 12 November 1961
Nadia Giosia
Canadian Chef
Born Monday 12 May 1980
Nadine Gordimer
South African Writer, Novelist, Activist
Tuesday 20 November 1923 - Sunday 13 July 2014
Nadine Labaki
Lebanese Actress, Actor, Director
Born Monday 18 February 1974
Nafisa Joseph
Indian Model
Tuesday 28 March 1978 - Thursday 29 July 2004
Nagarjuna
Indian Philosopher, Educator
150 A.D. - 250 A.D.
Naguib Mahfouz
Egyptian Writer, Novelist
Monday 11 December 1911 - Wednesday 30 August 2006
Nahum Tate
Irish Poet
1652 - 1715
Naima Adedapo
American Musician, Dancer
Born Friday 5 October 1984
Namie Amuro
Japanese Actress, Musician
Born Tuesday 20 September 1977
Nam June Paik
American Artist
Wednesday 20 July 1932 - Sunday 29 January 2006
Nana Mouskouri
Greek Musician
Born Saturday 13 October 1934
Nana Visitor
American Actress
Born Friday 26 July 1957
Nance O'Neil
American Actress
Thursday 8 October 1874 - Sunday 7 February 1965
Nanci Griffith
American Writer, Musician, Songwriter
Born Monday 6 July 1953
Nancy Astor
British Politician
Monday 19 May 1879 - Saturday 2 May 1964
Nancy Banks Smith
British Critic
Born 1929
Nancy Cartwright
American Artist, Actress, Comedian
Born Friday 25 October 1957
Nancy Chodorow
American Psychologist, Sociologist
Born Thursday 20 January 1944
Nancy Friday
American Author
Sunday 27 August 1933 - Sunday 5 November 2017
Nancy Greene
Canadian Athlete
Born Tuesday 11 May 1943

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