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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 ...


Pat Verbeek

Patrick "The Little Ball of Hate" Verbeek is a former Canadian NHL ice hockey right winger who played 21 seasons in the NHL. He was given the nickname "The Little Ball of Hate" by Glenn Healy because teammate Ray Ferraro was nicknamed "Big Ball o ...


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.


Joan Verdu


Sofia Vergara

Sofia Margarita Vergara is a Colombian and American actress, comedian, television hostess and model. Vergara stars on the ABC series Modern Family as "Gloria Delgado-Pritchett", for which she was nominated for two Golden Globe Awards, two Primeti ...


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 ...


Justin Verlander


Seema Verma

Seema Verma is an American health policy consultant. She was the Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, serving under the Trump Administration from 2017 to 2021. She is the founder and CEO of SVC Inc., a health policy co ...


Thomas Vermaelen


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.


Ethan Vernon

Ethan Vernon is a British cyclist who rides for the Great Britain National Team. He competed in the Team Pursuit, Individual Pursuit and Kilometre Time Trail at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia


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 ...


Juan Sebastian Veron


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 ...


Dolf Verroen

Dolf Verroen is a Dutch childrens writer. He was born in Delft, Netherlands. Verroen made his debut in 1955 with the poetry collection In los verband. His first childrens book Het boek van Jan-Kees was published in 1958. He won the Zilveren Griff ...


Allegra Versace

Allegra Versace is the daughter of designer Donatella Versace and ex-fashion model Paul Beck. Allegra, a 50% owner of the Versace fashion design business, is a sufferer from anorexia nervosa.


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 ...


Melanne Verveer

Melanne Verveer is the Executive Director of the Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security. She served as the U.S. Representative to the UN Commission on the Status of Women. She also served as the first U.S. Ambassador for Global Women’ ...


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 ...


Beatrice Vialle

Beatrice Vialle is a French pilot. She is one of the two female Concorde pilots. She was the first French female pilot on a supersonic airliner. She graduated from Ecole nationale de laviation civile promotion 1981.


Gianluca Vialli


Luiz Renato Viana da Silva


Hugo Viana


Manuel Vicente

Manuel Sesimbra Vicente is an Angolan politician. He has been Vice President of Angola since September 2012. He was born in Central Luanda. Before becoming vice president, Vicente served as the chairman of Sonangol. Sonangol is an oil and natural ...


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 ...


Diana Vickers

Diana Vickers is a British singer-songwriter, actress and fashion designer who first came to public attention as a semi-finalist on the fifth series of British talent show The X Factor in 2008.


Amanda Vickery

Amanda Jane Vickery is an English writer and television presenter. She was a professor of History at the Royal Holloway college at the University of London. She wrote the following books: Behind closed doors: At home in Georgian England In 2015 s ...


Victor Crone

Victor Fritz-Crone, also known as Vic Heart, is a Swedish singer and guitarist. He represented Estonia in the Eurovision Song Contest 2019 in Tel Aviv with the song "Storm".


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.


Maria Victoria

Maria Victoria Cervantes Cervantes, more commonly known simply as Maria Victoria, is a Mexican actress, singer, and comedian. She is best known for starring as Inocencia in the Telesistema Mexicano sitcom La criada bien criada and its 1972 spin-o ...


Sanai Victoria

Sanai Victoria is an American actor from Los Angeles, California. She is currently starring in Tyler Perrys The Paynes as Lynn Payne on the Oprah Winfrey Network.


Michele Victory

Michele Victory is a French politician for the Socialist Party and a member of the French National Assembly for Ardeches 2nd constituency. She was first a substitute candidate in 2007 and became a member of the assembly in December 2017. On 9 Mar ...


Maria Vicuña

Maria Alejandra Vicuña is an Ecuadorean politician. She is the Vice President of Ecuador under President Lenin Moreno from 2 October 2017 until 2018. She also served as the Housing and Urban Development Minister of Ecuador until 6 January 2018.


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 ...


Arturo Vidal


Nemanja Vidic


Aurelio Vidmar


Mark Viduka


Juan Viedma Castillo

Juan Viedma Castillo is a track and field athlete from Spain. He has a disability: He is blind and a T12/F12/B2 type athlete. He competed at the 1992 Summer Paralympics in the 100 meter B2 race. He competed at the 1996 Summer Paralympics. He fini ...

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