Every Person Who Has Been Immortalized in a Google Doodle  

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List Rules All people who have been in Google Doodles, listed by 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 on August 30, 1998, in honor of Burning Man, surprising visitors to the search engine homepage. 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 Freddie Mercury, Jules Verne, and Maya Angelou, whose Doodles were interactive. 

Vikram Sarabhai is listed (or ranked) 1191 on the list Every Person Who Has Been Immortalized in a Google Doodle
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August 12, 2019

Vikram Ambalal Sarabhai was an Indian physicist. He is considered the father of India's space programme. ...more on Wikipedia

Profession: Physicist, Scientist

Age: Dec. at 52 (1919-1971)

Birthplace: Ahmedabad, India

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Madiha Kamel
Madiha Kamel is listed (or ranked) 1190 on the list Every Person Who Has Been Immortalized in a Google Doodle
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August 3, 2019

Madiha Kamel was born on August 3, 1946 in Egypt. ...more on Wikipedia

Profession: Actress

Age: Dec. at 51 (1946-1997)

Birthplace: Egypt

Muthulakshmi Reddi is listed (or ranked) 1189 on the list Every Person Who Has Been Immortalized in a Google Doodle
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July 30, 2019

Dr. Muthulakshmi Reddy was an eminent medical practitioner, social reformer and Padma Bhushan awardee in India. She was the first women legislator in India Muthulakshmi Reddy, was appointed to the Madras Legislative Council in 1927. For her, this nomination marked the beginning of her lifelong effort to "correct the balance" for women by removing social abuses and working for equality in moral standards. She was one of the women pioneers who stood for the cause of liberating India from the British. She was a women activist and a social reformer too. Muthulakshmi had many firsts to her recognition. She was the first girl student to be admitted into a Men's College, the first woman House ...more on Wikipedia

Profession: Physician

Age: Dec. at 82 (1886-1968)

Birthplace: Princely state

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Chiune Sugihara is listed (or ranked) 1188 on the list Every Person Who Has Been Immortalized in a Google Doodle
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July 29, 2019

Chiune Sugihara was a Japanese diplomat who served as Vice-Consul for the Empire of Japan in Lithuania. During World War II, he helped several thousand Jews leave the country by issuing transit visas to Jewish refugees so that they could travel to Japan. Most of the Jews who escaped were refugees from German-occupied Poland and residents of Lithuania. Sugihara wrote travel visas that facilitated the escape of more than 6,000 Jewish refugees to Japanese territory, risking his career and his family's lives. Sugihara had told the refugees to call him "Sempo", the Sino-Japanese reading of the characters in his first name, discovering it was much easier for Western people to pronounce. In 1985, ...more on Wikipedia

Profession: Politician, Diplomat

Age: Dec. at 86 (1900-1986)

Birthplace: Yaotsu, Japan

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