Famous people in arts, sports, government, U.S. politics, history, business, science and technology.
Includes biographies that have appeared in Marquis "Who’s Who" books since 1985 and also includes access to "Who’s Who in American History", "Who’s Who in American Art" and "Who's Who in American Politics". Biographies include birth and death information, educational achievements, personal and professional histories, creative works, career history and awards. Database allows simple targeted searching by name or by up to 15 different search criteria, including country, occupation, gender, birth year, political affiliation, zip code and birth place. Searching current biographies only is also an option.
Use this database to answer questions like
- I’d like to find out what degrees and professional certificates Canada's Auditor General holds.
- How can I write to Bill Clinton, former American President? Has he written any books?
- What years did Stephen Harper serve as president of the National Citizens Coalition?
- Has Cate Blanchett ever received a Golden Globe award or nomination?