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Larry Page

Lawrence Larry Page is an American computer scientist and internet entrepreneur who, with Sergey Brin, is best known as the co-founder of Google. On April 4, 2011, he took on the role of chief executive officer of Google, replacing Eric Schmidt. As of 2012, his personal wealth is estimated to be $18.7 billion.

Type: BusinessmanNationality: American

Larry Poons

Lawrence Poons (born October 1, 1937), better known as Larry Poons, is an abstract painter who was born in Tokyo, Japan. He studied from 1955 to 1957 at the New England Conservatory of Music, with the intent of becoming a professional musician. After seeing Barnett Newman's exhibition at French and Company in 1959, Poons gave up musical composition and enrolled at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. He also studied at the Art Students League of New York. Poons taught at The Art Students League from 1966–1970 and currently teaches at the League (since 1997).

Type: painter,motorcycle racerNationality: United States of America

Larry Rivers

Larry Rivers was an American artist, musician, filmmaker and occasional actor. Rivers resided and maintained studios in New York City, Southampton, New York and Zihuatanejo, Mexico.

Type: MusicianNationality: American

Larry Sanger

Lawrence Mark Larry Sanger is a former philosophy professor, co-founder of Wikipedia, and the founder of Citizendium. He grew up in Anchorage, Alaska. From an early age he has been interested in philosophy. Sanger received a Bachelor of Arts in philosophy from Reed College in 1991 and a Doctor of Philosophy in philosophy from Ohio State University in 2000.

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Larry Smith

Type: cinematographer,camera operator,film directorNationality: United Kingdom

Larry Speakes

Larry M. Speakes was a former acting spokesman for the White House under President Ronald Reagan, having held the position from 1981 to 1987.

Type: Public ServantNationality: American

Larry the Cable Guy

Daniel Lawrence Whitney, best known by his stage name and character Larry the Cable Guy, is an American stand-up comedian, actor, country music artist, voice artist, and former radio personality.

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Larry Wachowski

Lana Wachowski and Andy Wachowski, known together professionally as The Wachowskis, are American film directors, writers and producers.

Type: Director, filmmakers, producer, screenwriterNationality: American

Larry Wall

Larry Wall is a computer programmer and author, most widely known for his creation of the Perl programming language in 1987.

Type: Author, programmerNationality: Canadian

Larry Watson

Larry Watson is an American author of novels, short stories, and poetry.

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Larry Wilcox

Larry Wilcox is an American actor, best known for his role as Officer Jonathan Jon Baker in CHiPs, an American television series.

Type: Actor, producer, businessmanNationality: American

Larry Wilde

Larry Wilde is a standup comedian, television and stage actor, motivational speaker, university instructor and publisher. Best known as the author of 53 published books of humor.

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Larry Williams

Lawrence Eugene Larry Williams was an American rhythm and blues and rock and roll singer, songwriter, producer, and pianist from New Orleans, Louisiana.

Type: Musician, singer, songwriter, pianist, producerNationality: American

Larry Winget

Larry Winget is a professional motivational speaker, bestselling author and television personality. Winget markets himself as the trademarked 'Pitbull of Personal Development' and 'World's Only Irritational Speaker'.

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Lars Feld

Lars Peter Feld (born August 9, 1966 in Saarbrücken) is director of the Walter Eucken Institut, Professor for Economic Policy at the University of Freiburg, and a member of the German Council of Economic Experts.

Type: economist,university teacherNationality: Germany

Lars Larsen

Lars Kristinus Larsen, (born 6 August 1948), is a Danish businessman, owner and founder of the Jysk retail chain.

Type: businesspersonNationality: Denmark

Lars Løkke Rasmussen

Lars Løkke Rasmussen is a Danish politician who served as Prime Minister of Denmark from April 2009 to October 2011. He is the leader of the centre-right liberal party, Venstre.

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Lars Mikkelsen

Lars Dittmann Mikkelsen (born (1964-05-06)6 May 1964) is a Danish actor. He has played Copenhagen mayoral election candidate Troels Hartmann in the drama series The Killing, Charles Augustus Magnussen, the primary villain in the third series of Sherlock, the Russian President Viktor Petrov in House of Cards on Netflix, and Grand Admiral Thrawn in Star Wars Rebels. He is the older brother of actor Mads Mikkelsen. In 2011 he won the Reumert Prize of honour.

Type: actor,television actor,film actorNationality: Denmark

Lars Onsager

Lars Onsager (November 27, 1903 – October 5, 1976) was a Norwegian-born American physical chemist and theoretical physicist. He held the Gibbs Professorship of Theoretical Chemistry at Yale University. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1968.

Type: engineer,professor,physicist,chemist,theoretical physicistNationality: Norway,United States of America

Lars Peter Hansen

Lars Peter Hansen (born 26 October 1952 in Urbana, Illinois) is an American economist. He is the David Rockefeller Distinguished Service Professor of economics at the University of Chicago and a 2013 recipient of the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economics.Hansen is a leading expert in economic dynamics who works at the boundaries of macroeconomics, finance, and econometrics. Best known for his work on the Generalized Method of Moments, he is also a distinguished macroeconomist, focusing on the linkages between the financial sector and the macroeconomy. His current collaborative research develops and applies methods for pricing the exposure to macroeconomic shocks over alternative investment horizons and investigates the implications of the pricing of long-term uncertainty.

Type: economist,pedagogue,university teacherNationality: United States of America