Feng Zhang living

Biochemist, neuroscience, microbiologist, working on CRISPR genome editing tools, optogenetics, genome engineering, molecular diagnostics
1981- (41)

Ron DeSantis living

46th US governor of Florida since 2019, lawyer, attorney, Republican politician, U.S. House of Representatives from 2013-2018
1978- (44)

Emmanuel Farhi

Macroeconomist, professor of economics at Harvard University
1978-2020 (42)

Stéphane Bancel living

Billionaire, CEO at Moderna pharmaceuticals, formerly CEO at BioMérieux medical diagnostics biotechnology
1972- (50)

Kenneth C. Griffin living

Hedge fund manager, investor, financier, founder, chairman and CEO at Citadel LLC
1968- (54)

Kyriakos Mitsotakis living

Prime Minister of Greece since 2019, democratic politician for New Democracy
1968- (54)

Antonio Weiss living

Banker, financier, head of global investments at Lazard
1966- (56)

Glenn Youngkin living

Businessman, politician, 74th governor of Virginia starting in 2022
1966- (56)

Buddy Fletcher living

Founder, chairman and CEO of Fletcher Asset Management, founder of the Fletcher Foundation, formerly at Bear Stearns, Kidder Peabody
1965- (57)

Fiona Hill living

Politician, writer, political activist, foreign affairs, linked to "RussiaGate" impeachment and Donald Trump
1965- (57)

Jordan B. Peterson living

Clinical psychologist, former professor at the University of Toronto, political commentator, politics
1962- (60)

Jim Breyer living

Billionaire, founder of Breyer Capital, venture capitalist at Accel Partners, early investor in Facebook
1961- (61)

Barack Obama living

44th President of the United States from 2009-2017, first black president of America, documentary filmmaker at Higher Ground Productions, Marxist lecturer at Chicago University
1961- (61)

Dr. Paul Farmer living

Co-founder of Partners in Health, anthropologist, Kolokotrones University Professor, chair of the Department of Global Health and Social Medicine at Harvard Medical School
1959- (63)

Yo-Yo Ma living

Cellist, cello musician
1955- (67)

John Roberts living

17th Chief Justice of the US supreme court, judge, lawyer, attorney, jurist
1955- (67)

Bill Gates living

Founder of Microsoft Windows, owner of MSNBC, media mogul, billionaire, financier, healthcare investor, Serene megayacht owner, island owner of Grand Bugue Caye in Belize
1955- (67)

Lee Hsien Loong living

Prime Minister of Singapore since 2004, People's Action Party politician, his father Lee Kuan Yew (LKY) is known as the father of Singapore and was its leader for 3 decades
1952- (70)

Francis Fukuyama living

Political scientist, economist, writer, author of The Last Man, The End of History, and The Origins of Political Order
1952- (70)

Mervyn Davies living

Businessman, co-chairman of LetterOne (L1), banker, former Minister of State for Trade, Investment and Small Business
1952- (70)

Hamilton E. James living

Billionaire, retailer, chairman of The Blackstone Group, chairman of Costco since 2017, author of Rescuing Retirement
1951- (71)

Chuck Schumer living

US senator from New York since 1999, democratic politician, LGBTQ
1950- (72)

Ángel Gurría living

Economist, diplomat, Institutional Revolutionary Party politician, Mexico Secretary of Foreign Affairs from 1994-1997, secretary-general of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (EOCD) from 2006-2021
1950- (72)

David Davis living

MP for Haltemprice and Howden, politician, UK Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union (Brexit) from 2016-2018
1948- (74)

Michael Ignatieff living

Academic, author, politician, Liberal MP from 2006-2011, official leader of the opposition from 2008-2011, professor at Harvard University until 2005
1947- (75)

Harold W. Rosenthal

Diplomat, aide to US senator Jacob Javits, killed in a terrorist attack in Istanbul
1947-1976 (29)

Don Berwick living

President and CEO of the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI), administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
1946- (76)

Paul Singer living

Hedge fund manager, billionaire, activist investor in Start-Up Nation Central, startups, president and co-CEO of Elliott Management, known as a vulture capitalist for his role with EMC, LGBTQ activist investor, philanthropist
1944- (78)

Mary Robinson living

7th President of Ireland from 1990-1997, first woman to hold office
1944- (78)

Neva Goodwin living

Author, writer, researcher
1944- (78)

Paul Bremer living

Politician, diplomat
1941- (81)

Noel Ignatiev

Historian, co-editor of Race Traitor, anti-white racialist against whiteness, founder of the New Abolitionist Society, pioneer in critical race theory, political activist
1940-2019 (79)

Anthony Lake living

Business executive, Democratic politician, political strategist, US national security advisor from 1993-1997, executive director of UNICEF from 2010-2017
1939- (83)

Martin Feldstein

Economist, Professor of Economics at Harvard, President of National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) from 1978-2008
1939-2019 (80)

Robert M. Rosenberg living

Business executive, former CEO of Dunkin' Donuts, director at Sonic Drive-In, Domino's Pizza
1938- (84)

Robert Rubin living

Chairmain Emeritus of the Council on Foreign Relations, banker, economist, 70th US Secretary of the Treasury, counselor at Centerview Partners
1938- (84)

Klaus Schwab living

Engineer at Escher Wyss & Cie (Sulzer), economist, founder and executive chairman of the World Economic Forum (WEF), author of Stakeholder Capitalism, COVID-19: The Great Reset, knighted in 2006
1938- (84)

Wilbur Ross living

Lobbyist, former billionaire, investment banker at WL Ross & Co., US Secretary of Commerce from 2017-2021, financier for Donald Trump and Resorts International, Rothschild & Co., sold WL Ross & Co. to Invesco for $275 million in 2006
1937- (85)

Edward Jay Epstein living

Investigative journalist, political science professor at Harvard University
1935- (87)

Jim Wolfensen

Economist, lawyer, banker, financier, 9th President of the World Bank Group from 1995-2005
1933-2020 (87)

Peter Kenen

Economist, international economics, Walker Professor of Economics and International Finance at Princeton University
1932-2012 (80)

Jim Fleck living

Industrialist, businessman, founder of Fleck Manufacturing (NOMA Industries) lighting and electrical supplies
1931- (91)

Giorgio Agnelli

Industrialist, Fiat automobiles
1929-1965 (36)

Allan Gotlieb

Canadian Ambassador to the United States from 1981-1989, diplomat, civil servant
1928-2020 (92)

Samuel P. Huntington

American historian, academic scholar, advisor, professor, political scientist, author of political theory "The Clash of Civilizations", director of the Harvard Center of International Affairs, linked to PW Botha in the Apartheid of South Africa, coined the term the "Davos Men"
1927-2008 (81)

Peter Ritner

Editor for Macmillan
1927-1976 (49)

Charlie Munger living

Billionaire, vice-chairman of Berkshire Hathaway since 1979, known for his Mungerisms; a dry sense of humor, dad, father of 8
1923- (99)

Walter N. Rothschild Jr.

Business executive, President of Abraham and Straus (A&S) from 1963-1969, which is the 3rd largest store in New York City, military veteran
1920-2003 (83)

McGeorge Bundy

U.S. National Security Advisor to JFK and LBJ
1919-1996 (77)

Arthur Schlesinger Jr.

Art historian, speechwriter, social critic, literary critic, author of Disuniting of America
1917-2007 (90)

Donald Davidson

Cartesian philosopher, mathematician
1917-2003 (86)

Ken Galbraith

Economist, liberal diplomat, ambassador to India, writer at Forbes, author of The Affluent Society, lecturer, Warburg professor of economics at Harvard, proponent of liberalism and realism, coined the phrase "progress is an innocent fraud", co-founder the European Management Symposium (now World Economic Forum or "WEF")
1908-2006 (98)

John F. Enders

Biomedical scientist, virologist, microbiologist, pioneer in physiology and medicine, known as the father of modern vaccines
1897-1985 (88)

Arthur Schlesinger Sr.

Progressive Era educator, progressivism, professor at Harvard University, pioneer in social and urban history
1888-1965 (77)

Charles Webster

Historian, foreign diplomat, member of the League of Nations (United Nations)
1886-1961 (75)

John Jacob Astor IV living

Financier, investor, businessman, invested $100K in Nikola Tesla's inventions in 1899 to become the majority shareholder in Nikola Tesla Company, real estate developer, military veteran, lieutenant colonel in the Spanish-American War, he died on the RMS Titanic in 1912
1864-1912 (48)

John "Jacob Astor" IV

Billionaire heir, businessman aka John Jacob Astor Jr., writer, investor, financier, invested $100K in Nikola Tesla's inventions in 1899 to become the majority shareholder in Nikola Tesla Company, real estate developer, lieutenant colonel in the Spanish-American War, military veteran, he died on the RMS Titanic in 1912
1864-1912 (48)

William James

Educator, known as the father of American psychology, first teacher of psychology in the United States, psychologist, philosopher, historian
1842-1910 (68)

Samuel Adams

Political philosopher, politics, tax collector, revolutionary statesman, one of the founding fathers of the United States, cousin of John Adams
1722-1803 (81)

Dr. Burzynski

Biologist, pioneer of "The Cancer Cure" or antineoplaston therapy at the Burzynski Clinic in 1976

Alan Dershowitz

Lawyer, attorney, professor at Harvard Law School from 1964-2013, Felix Frankfurter Professor of Law, Emeritus in 1993

William Hamilton

Philanthropist, wealthy collector in the Age of Enlightenment, classifying plants, fossils and learning about religions and cultures

William B. Harrison Jr.

Vice chairman and CEO of Chase Manhattan Bank from 1991-1999 prior to the merger with JP Morgan & Co. when he became chairman and CEO of JPMorgan Chase from 2000-2006

Annette Gordon-Reed

American historian, law professor at Harvard University

John W. Gittinger, MD

Clinical psychologist, scientist, medicine researcher, neuro-ophthalmologist, ophthalmology, otolaryngology, pioneer of the Personal Assessment System (PAS)

Ted Kaczynski aka "The Unabomber"

Mathematics professor aka Ted Kaczynski, The Unabomber, geometric function theory, anit-technology, environmentalist, domestic terrorist, anonymous killer, author of The Net, Unabomber

Jared Kushner

Real estate investor, real estate developer for the Kushner company, newspaper publisher, his father owns the New York Observer, spouse to Ivanka Trump, senior advisor to US President Donald Trump, father donated $2.5 million to Harvard University

G. Stanley Hall

Psychologist, educational psychology, modern psychology, bells and whistles

James Loeb

US Federal Reserve, met at Jekyll Island, banker at Kuhn, Loeb & Co.

Ken Rogoff

Economist aka Kenneth Rogoff, professor of public policy and economics at Harvard University, chess grandmaster, Director of Research at the International Monetary Fund

Ben Bernanke

Economist, cryptographer, financier, 14th chairman of the US Federal Reserve (the FED) from 2006-2014

George Kaiser

Billionaire, oil and gas, chairman of BOK Financial Corporation, his father founded the Kaiser-Francis Oil Company

Robert Richards

Heir to the du Pont family dynasty, convicted rapist, billionaire

Peter A. Sands

CEO of Standard Chartered from 2006-2015, vaccines, executive director of The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria since 2018

James H. Billington

Historian, professor at Harvard, Princeton

Carroll Quigley

Professor of history at Princeton University, author of The Anglo-American Establishment, Tragedy and Hope

Charles M. Lieber

Harvard professor, nanochemist, nanosciences, nanotechnology specialist, founder of Nanosys, leader of the Lieber Research Group, found guilty and convicted of bribery from Chinese nationals

Larry Summers

Economist, banker, financier, former President of Harvard

Cynthia Carroll

CEO of Anglo American from 2007-2012, director at Glencore

Daniel Kammen

Scientist, renewable energy activist

Michelle Obama

Educator, podcaster, author lawyer at Sidley & Austin, former First Lady of the United States, founder of The Girls Opportunity Alliance

Lawrence Lessig

Patent holder and co-creator of Creative Commons, academic, attorney, political activist

Emma Rothschild

Economic historian, economist

Gerald Chan

Billionaire, his father started Hang Lung Properties, operates with his brother Ronnie Chan

Eric S. Lander

Founding director of the Broad Institute, professor of Systems Biology, geneticist, microbiologist, mathematician, co-founder of Neon Therapeutics, Millennium Pharmaceuticals, Infinity Pharmaceuticals, Verastem

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