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Q'orianka Kilcher

Q'orianka Waira Qoiana Kilcher (born February 11, 1990) is an American actress, singer, and activist. She performed as Pocahontas in the 2005 film The New World, and Kaʻiulani in Princess Kaiulani.

Type: actor,singer,stunt performer,street artist,film actorNationality: United States of America

Q-Tip

Kamaal Ibn John Fareed (born Jonathan William Davis; April 10, 1970), better known by his stage name Q-Tip, is an American rapper, record producer, singer, actor and DJ. Nicknamed The Abstract, he is noted for his innovative jazz-influenced style of hip hop production and his philosophical, esoteric and introspective lyrical themes. He embarked on his music career in the late 1980s, as an MC and main producer of the influential alternative hip hop group A Tribe Called Quest. In the mid-1990s, he co-founded the production team The Ummah, followed by the release of his gold-certified solo debut Amplified in 1999. In the 2000s, he released the Grammy Award-nominated album The Renaissance and the experimental album Kamaal the Abstract.

Type: actor,record producer,songwriter,rapperNationality: United States of America

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Qandeel Baloch

Fouzia Azeem (Urdu: فوزیہ عظیم‬‎; 1 March 1990 – 15 July 2016), better known by the name Qandeel Baloch (Urdu: قندیل بلوچ‬‎), was a Pakistani model, actress, and social media celebrity. Baloch rose to prominence due to her videos on social networks discussing her daily routine and various controversial issues.Baloch first received recognition from the media in 2013, when she auditioned for Pakistan Idol; her audition went viral and she became an Internet celebrity. She was one of the top 10 most searched for persons on the internet in Pakistan and both celebrated and criticised for the content of her videos and posts.During the evening of 15 July 2016, Baloch was asphyxiated while she was asleep in the house where her parents live in Multan. Her brother Waseem Azeem confessed to the murder saying she was "bringing disrepute" to the "family's honour".

Type: model,activist,YouTuber,feministNationality: Pakistan

Qatran Tabrizi

Abū-Mansūr Qatrān-i Tabrīzī was a royal Persian poet.

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Qin Gang

Qin Gang is the official PRC Foreign Ministry Spokesman.

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Qin Shi Huang

Qín Shǐ Huáng was the king of the Chinese State of Qin from 246 BC to 221 BC, during the Warring States Period. He became the first emperor of a unified China in 221 BC. He ruled until his death in 210 BC at the age of 49.

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Qin Shi Huangdi

Qín Shǐ Huáng was the king of the Chinese State of Qin from 246 BC to 221 BC, during the Warring States Period. He became the first emperor of a unified China in 221 BC. He ruled until his death in 210 BC at the age of 49.

Type: RoyaltyNationality: Chinese

Queen Elizabeth II

Elizabeth II (Elizabeth Alexandra Mary; born 21 April 1926) is Queen of the United Kingdom and the other Commonwealth realms.Elizabeth was born in London as the first child of the Duke and Duchess of York, later King George VI and Queen Elizabeth, and she was educated privately at home. Her father acceded to the throne on the abdication of his brother King Edward VIII in 1936, from which time she was the heir presumptive. She began to undertake public duties during the Second World War, serving in the Auxiliary Territorial Service. In 1947, she married Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, a former prince of Greece and Denmark, with whom she has four children: Charles, Prince of Wales; Anne, Princess Royal; Prince Andrew, Duke of York; and Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex.

Type: monarchNationality: United Kingdom

Queen Juliana

Juliana was the Queen regnant of the Kingdom of the Netherlands between 1948 and 1980. She was the only child of Queen Wilhelmina and Prince Henry. She was married to Prince Bernhard of Lippe-Biesterfeld, with whom she had four children: Princess Beatrix, Princess Irene, Princess Margriet, Princess Christina. During the Second World War she lived in exile with her children in Ottawa, Canada.

Type: RoyaltyNationality: Dutch

Queen Latifah

Dana Elaine Owens, better known by her stage name Queen Latifah, is an American singer, rapper, model, and actress. Her work in music, film and television has earned her a Golden Globe award, two Screen Actors Guild Awards, two Image Awards, a Grammy Award, six additional Grammy nominations, an Emmy Award nomination and an Academy Award nomination.

Type: Musician, rapper, actress, comedienneNationality: American

Queen Marie of Romania

Marie of Romania was Queen consort of Romania from 1914 to 1927, as the wife of Ferdinand of Romania.

Type: RoyaltyNationality: British

Queen Rania of Jordan

Rania Al Abdullah is the current Queen consort of Jordan as the wife of King Abdullah II of Jordan.

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Queen Victoria

Queen Victoria was the monarch of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland from 20 June 1837 until her death. From 1 May 1876, she used the additional title of Empress of India.

Type: RoyaltyNationality: British

Quentin Bell

Quentin Claudian Stephen Bell was an English art historian and author.

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Quentin Blake

Sir Quentin Saxby Blake, CBE, FCSD, FRSL, RDI (born 16 December 1932) is an English cartoonist, illustrator and children's writer. He may be known best for illustrating books written by Roald Dahl. For his lasting contribution as a children's illustrator he won the biennial, international Hans Christian Andersen Award in 2002, the highest recognition available to creators of children's books. From 1999 to 2001 he was the inaugural British Children's Laureate. He is a patron of the Association of Illustrators.

Type: writer,illustrator,cartoonist,postage stamp designer,novelistNationality: United Kingdom

Quentin Bryce

Dame Quentin Alice Louise Bryce AD, CVO (née Strachan; born 23 December 1942) is an Australian academic who served as the 25th Governor-General of Australia from 2008 to 2014. She is the first woman to hold the position, and was previously the Governor of Queensland from 2003 to 2008.Born in Brisbane, Queensland, Bryce was raised in Ilfracombe, with her family subsequently living in a number of country towns around Australia. She attended the University of Queensland, where she completed a Bachelor of Arts and a Bachelor of Laws, becoming one of the first women accepted to the Queensland Bar.

Type: teacher,lawyer,politicianNationality: Australia

Quentin Crisp

Quentin Crisp, was an English writer and raconteur. He became a gay icon in the 1970s after publication of his memoir, The Naked Civil Servant.

Type: Writer, illustrator, actorNationality: English