Authors

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Fay Weldon

Fay Weldon is an English author, essayist and playwright, whose work has been associated with feminism. In her fiction, Weldon typically portrays contemporary women who find themselves trapped in oppressive situations caused by the patriarchal structure of British society.

Type: NovelistNationality: English

Fay Wray

Fay Wray was a Canadian-American actress most noted for playing the female lead in King Kong. Through an acting career that spanned 57 years, Wray attained international stardom as an actress in horror film roles, leading to many considering her as the first scream queen.

Type: ActressNationality: American

Faye Dunaway

Dorothy Faye Dunaway is an American actress. She won an Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance in the 1976 film Network. She was previously nominated for Bonnie and Clyde and Chinatown. She has starred in a variety of other successful films, including The Thomas Crown Affair, Three Days of the Condor, and Mommie Dearest.

Type: ActressNationality: American

Faye Wattleton

Faye Wattleton is the first African-American and youngest President ever elected to Planned Parenthood. Currently, she serves as the President of the Center for the Advancement of Women, and also serves on the board of trustees at Columbia University. She is best known for her contributions to the family planning and reproductive health, as well as the pro-choice movement.

Type: SociologistNationality: American

Fede Alvarez

Federico Álvarez (born February 9, 1978) is a Uruguayan filmmaker. He is known for directing Evil Dead (2013) and Don't Breathe (2016), as well as his short film Ataque de Pánico! (2009).

Type: screenwriter,film director,film producerNationality: Uruguay

Federica Montseny

Federica Montseny Mañé (Catalan: [munˈsɛɲ]; 12 February 1905 – 14 January 1994) was a Spanish anarchist, intellectual and Minister of Health during the Spanish Revolution of 1936, a social revolution that occurred in Spain in parallel to the Spanish Civil War.

Type: essayist,anarchist,trade unionist,anarcho-syndicalist,writer,poet,politician,minister,children's writerNationality: Spain

Federico Fellini

Federico Fellini was an Italian film director and scriptwriter. Known for a distinct style that blends fantasy and baroque images, he is considered one of the most influential filmmakers of the 20th century, and is widely revered. He won five Academy Awards and was nominated for 12 in a career that spanned over forty years.

Type: DirectorNationality: Italian

Federico Garcia Lorca

Federico del Sagrado Corazón de Jesús García Lorca was a Spanish poet, dramatist and theatre director. García Lorca achieved international recognition as an emblematic member of the Generation of '27. He was murdered by fascists forces during the Spanish Civil War. In 2008, a Spanish judge opened an investigation into Lorca's death.

Type: Poet, dramatistNationality: Spanish

Federico Hernández Denton

Federico Hernández Denton is the 15th Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Puerto Rico.

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Federico Mayor

Federico Mayor Zaragoza is a Spanish scientist, scholar, politician, diplomat and poet. He served as Director-General of UNESCO from 1987 to 1999.

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Fedor Emelianenko

Fedor Vladimirovich Emelianenko (Russian: Фёдор Влади́мирович Емелья́ненко, tr. Fyodor Vladimirovich Yemelyanenko, IPA: [ˈfʲɵdər vɫɐˈdʲimʲɪrəvʲɪtɕ jɪmʲɪˈlʲjænʲɪnkə]; born 28 September 1976) is a Ukrainian-born Russian heavyweight mixed martial artist (MMA), sambist, and judoka, currently competing for Rizin Fighting Federation and Bellator MMA. He has won championships and accolades in multiple sports, most notably in MMA Pride Fighting Championships (heavyweight champion 2003-2007), FIAS World Combat Sambo Championship (Heavyweight Champion 2002, 2005, 2007), and Russian Judo Federation National Championship (Bronze medal 1998, 1999).

Type: judoka,mixed martial artist,sambo fighterNationality: Russia

Fefe Dobson

Felicia Lily "Fefe" Dobson (born February 28, 1985) is a Canadian singer and songwriter. Born in Toronto, Ontario, she began performing as a teenager, during which she received and refused an offer from Jive Records for a recording contract. Dobson signed with Island/Def Jam soon after and released her self-titled debut album (2003), which saw the success of the singles "Bye Bye Boyfriend" and "Don't Go (Girls and Boys)" on the Canadian Hot 100 chart and for which she received two Juno Award nominations.

Type: singer,musician,songwriter,model,film actorNationality: Canada

Fei Fei Sun

Sun Feifei (Chinese: 孙菲菲; born March 20, 1989), commonly known as Fei Fei Sun, is a Chinese supermodel based in New York City. She is ranked as the New Supers by models.com. Top casting director Ashley Brokaw proclaimed Fei Fei as "an exceptional beauty." She is a spokesmodel of cosmetic giant Estée Lauder.

Type: modelNationality: People's Republic of China

Feisal Abdul Rauf

Feisal Abdul Rauf is an American Sufi imam, author, and activist whose stated goal is to improve relations between the Muslim world and the West. From 1983 to 2009, he served as Imam of Masjid al-Farah, a mosque in New York City.

Type: Theologian, imam, author, landlordNationality: Egyptian

Feist

Leslie Feist (born 13 February 1976), known professionally as Feist, is a Canadian indie pop singer-songwriter and guitarist, performing both as a solo artist and as a member of the indie rock group Broken Social Scene.

Type: actor,singer,singer-songwriterNationality: Canada

Felice Picano

Felice Picano (born February 22, 1944) is an American writer, publisher, and critic who has encouraged the development of gay literature in the United States. His work is documented in many sources.

Type: writer,publisher,novelistNationality: United States of America

Felicia Day

Kathryn Felicia Day is an American actress and writer. She played the character Vi on the TV series Buffy the Vampire Slayer and acted in movies such as Bring It On Again and June, as well as the Internet musical, Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog and currently has a recurring role as Charlie on Supernatural.

Type: actress, producer, singer, writerNationality:

Felicia Hemans

Felicia Hemans was an English poet.

Type: PoetNationality: British

Felicity Huffman

Felicity Kendall Huffman is an American film, stage, and television actress. She is known for her role as executive producer Dana Whitaker on the ABC television show Sports Night, which earned her a Golden Globe Award nomination, and as hectic supermom Lynette Scavo on the ABC show Desperate Housewives, which has earned her an Emmy Award.

Type: ActressNationality: American