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Kamala Harris (Attorney/Politician)

... elected to the US Senate. Harris was born in California's East Bay, the daughter of a Tamil mother, Dr. Shyamala Harris, a breast cancer specialist who came to the United States from India in 1960 to stud ...

Ingrid Bergman (Actress)

... the American Film Institute ranked Bergman as the fourth-greatest female screen legend of classic American cinema. Bergman died in 1982 on her 67th birthday in London, of breast cancer. Her body was crem ...

Barbara Walters (Journalist)

... ed and died of ovarian cancer in 1985. According to Walters, being surrounded by celebrities when she was young kept her from being "in awe" of them. When he was a young man, Walters' father lost his nightc ...

Lauren Bacall (Actress/Model)

... struggling at home with Bogart's severe illness (cancer of the esophagus), Bacall starred with Gregory Peck in the screwball comedy Designing Woman and gained rave reviews. It was directed by Vincente  ...

Aung San Suu Kyi (Peace Advocate)

... s Suu Kyi remained in Burma and the Burmese dictatorship denied him any further entry visas. Aris was diagnosed with prostate cancer in 1997 which was later found to be terminal. Despite appeals from pro ...

5 Ways to Take Credit & Not Be A Dick

... t by sharing credit. When you worked on a team, it is easy to talk up the group effort. If your charity half-marathon team raised more money for cancer research than any other team, you should be proud an ...

Angelina Jolie (Actress/UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador)

...  UNHCR's regional office in Beirut, as well as some young refugees and cancer patients in the Lebanese capital. In 2005, Jolie visited Pakistani camps containing Afghani refugees, and she also met with  ...

Eve Ensler (Playwright/Performer/Feminist/Activist)

... adoptive mother of actor Dylan McDermott, whom she adopted when he was 15 and she was 23. Ensler has recently undergone treatment for uterine cancer. The Vagina Monologues was written in 1996. First performed ...