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List Rules All people who have been in Google Doodles, listed in order from first to most recent

Who are the most influential people in history? Here's a good place to start. This is a list of every person who has ever been immortalized in a Google Doodle, in order from the very first to the most recent. The first Google Doodle appeared on the search engine homepage instead of the familiar colorful logo on August 30, 1998, in honor of Burning Man. It wasn't until 2001 that the very first real person was commemorated. In November of that year, a Google Doodle honored Claude Monet, artistically drawn in the style of the painter's famous water lilies. For more than a decade since, Google has celebrated artists, inventors, poets, musicians, activists, mathematicians, scientists, singers, architects, and hundreds of other people who have made positive contributions to the world as we know it. Every famous person who has been in a Google Doodle is listed in the order in which his or her Doodle appeared on the famous website, along with the date - or multiple dates, when applicable. While most of these cool and interesting people were honored on their birthdays, many others have been recognized on important anniversaries of their work. There is also a picture of each person's Google Doodle, and videos for important men and women like like Freddie Mercury, Jules Verne, and Maya Angelou, whose Doodles were interactive. 

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Eugénie Brazier


Eugénie Brazier is listed (or ranked) 1019 on the list Every Person Who Has Been Immortalized in a Google Doodle
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June 12, 2018

Eugénie Brazier, known as "la mère Brazier" (12 June 1895 - 2 March 1977) was a famous French chef, the first woman to earn three Michelin stars (1933), turning Lyon into France's capital of gastronomy. Born a simple country girl in the hills of Bresse she started her first restaurant La Mère Brazier in 1921, obtaining help from French food critic Curnonsky. Brazier developed Lyonnaise cuisine into a national phenomenon favored by the French elite; a tradition which Paul Bocuse later turned into a worldwide success.

Profession: Chef

Birthplace: La Tranclière, Ain, France

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Millicent Fawcett


Millicent Fawcett is listed (or ranked) 1018 on the list Every Person Who Has Been Immortalized in a Google Doodle
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June 11, 2018

Dame Millicent Garrett Fawcett, GBE was an English feminist, intellectual, political leader, union leader, mother, wife and writer. However, she is primarily known for her work as a suffragist. She was born Millicent Garrett in Aldeburgh, Suffolk. As a suffragist, she took a moderate line, but was a tireless campaigner. She concentrated much of her energy on the struggle to improve women's opportunities for higher education and in 1871 co-founded Newnham College, Cambridge. She later became president of the National Union of Women's Suffrage Societies, a position she held from 1907 until 1919. In July 1901 she was appointed to lead the British Government's commission to South Africa to ...more

Age: Died at 82 (1847-1929)

Birthplace: Aldeburgh, United Kingdom


Virginia Apgar is listed (or ranked) 1017 on the list Every Person Who Has Been Immortalized in a Google Doodle
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June 7, 2018

Virginia Apgar was an American obstetrical anesthesiologist. She was a leader in the fields of anesthesiology and teratology, and introduced obstetrical considerations to the established field of neonatology. To the public, however, she is best known as the inventor of the Apgar score, a way to quickly assess the health of newborn children immediately after birth. ...more

Profession: Scientist, Physician

Age: Died at 65 (1909-1974)

Birthplace: Westfield, New Jersey, United States of America

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Tom Longboat


Tom Longboat is listed (or ranked) 1016 on the list Every Person Who Has Been Immortalized in a Google Doodle
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June 4, 2018

Cogwagee was an Onondaga distance runner from the Six Nations of the Grand River First Nation Indian reserve near Brantford, Ontario, and for much of his career the dominant long distance runner of the time. June 4 is officially "Tom Longboat Day" in Canada. ...more

Age: Died at 62 (1887-1949)

Birthplace: Six Nations of the Grand River First Nation, Canada