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Mowaffak Rubaie

Mowaffak Rubaie is the Iraqi national security advisor.

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Mozi

Mozi, original name Mo Di, was a Chinese philosopher during the Hundred Schools of Thought period. Born in Tengzhou, Shandong Province, China, he founded the school of Mohism, and argued strongly against Confucianism and Daoism. During the Warring States Period, Mohism was actively developed and practiced in many states, but fell out of favour when the legalist Qin Dynasty came to power.

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Mr. Miyagi

Kesuke Miyagi also known as Mr. Miyagi, or referred to as 宮城成義 in kanji in The Karate Kid, Part II, is a fictional karate master, played by Japanese-American actor Pat Morita, who mentors the characters Daniel LaRusso and Julie Pierce in the Karate Kid films. Morita earned an Academy Award nomination for his performance in the first film.

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Mr. T

Mr. T is an American actor known for his roles as B. A. Baracus in the 1980s television series The A-Team, as boxer Clubber Lang in the 1982 film Rocky III, and for his appearances as a professional wrestler. Mr. T is known for his trademark African Mandinka warrior hairstyle, his gold jewelry, and his tough-guy image.

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Mrs Patrick Campbell

Mrs Patrick Campbell, born Beatrice Stella Tanner and known informally as Mrs Pat, was an English stage actress.

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Mstislav Rostropovich

Mstislav Leopoldovich "Slava" Rostropovich (Russian: Мстисла́в Леопо́льдович Ростропо́вич, Mstislav Leopol'dovič Rostropovič, pronounced [rəstrɐˈpovʲɪtɕ]; 27 March 1927 – 27 April 2007) was a Soviet and Russian cellist and conductor. He is considered to be one of the greatest cellists of the 20th century. In addition to his interpretations and technique, he was well known for both inspiring and commissioning new works, which enlarged the cello repertoire more than any cellist before or since. He inspired and premiered over 100 pieces, forming long-standing friendships and artistic partnerships with composers including Dmitri Shostakovich, Sergei Prokofiev, Henri Dutilleux, Witold Lutosławski, Olivier Messiaen, Luciano Berio, Krzysztof Penderecki, Alfred Schnittke, Norbert Moret, Andreas Makris, Leonard Bernstein and Benjamin Britten.

Type: composer,conductor,pianist,cellist,music pedagogueNationality: Russia,Soviet Union

Muammar al-Gaddafi

Muammar Muhammad Abu Minyar al-Gaddafi , commonly known as Muammar Gaddafi or Colonel Gaddafi, was the official ruler of the Libyan Arab Republic from 1969 to 1977 and then the Brother Leader of the Libyan Arab Jamahiriya from 1977 to 2011.

Type: LeaderNationality: German

Muammar Gaddafi

Muammar Muhammad Abu Minyar al-Gaddafi , commonly known as Muammar Gaddafi or Colonel Gaddafi, was the official ruler of the Libyan Arab Republic from 1969 to 1977 and then the Brother Leader of the Libyan Arab Jamahiriya from 1977 to 2011.

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Muddy Waters

McKinley Morganfield, known as Muddy Waters, was an American blues musician, generally considered the father of modern Chicago blues. He was a major inspiration for the British blues explosion in the 1960s, and was ranked No. 17 in Rolling Stone magazine's list of the 100 Greatest Artists of All Time.

Type: Musician, singer, songwriter, guitarist, bandleaderNationality: American

Muhammad

Muhammad, also transliterated as Mohammad, Mohammed, or Muhammed; Arabic: محمد, full name: Abū al-Qāsim Muḥammad ibn ʿAbd Allāh ibn ʿAbd al-Muṭṭalib ibn Hāshim was a leader from Mecca who unified Arabia into a single religious polity under Islam. He is believed by Muslims and Bahá'ís to be a messenger and prophet of God, and by most Muslims as the last prophet sent by God for mankind.

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Muhammad Ali

Muhammad Ali is an American former professional boxer, philanthropist and social activist. Considered a cultural icon, Ali has both been idolized and vilified.

Type: AthleteNationality: American

Muhammad Ali Jinnah

Muhammad Ali Jinnah was a lawyer, politician and statesman, and the founder of Pakistan. Jinnah is revered in Pakistan as Quaid-i-Azam and Baba-i-Qaum . His birthday is a national holiday in Pakistan.

Type: PoliticianNationality: Pakistani

Muhammad Iqbal

Sir Muhammad Iqbal , also known as Allama Iqbal, was a philosopher, poet and politician in British India who is widely regarded as having inspired the Pakistan Movement. He is considered one of the most important figures in Urdu literature, with literary work in both the Urdu and Persian languages.

Type: PoetNationality: Pakistani

Muhammad Khalid Masud

Muhammad Khalid Masud (born 15 April 1939) is the Director General of Islamic Research Institute, International Islamic University, Islamabad, Pakistan. The President of Pakistan appointed Mr. Masud as an Ad Hoc Member of Shariat Appellate Bench of the Supreme Court on 18 October 2012. On 1 November 2012 he took oath administered by Chief Justice of Pakistan as an Ad Hoc Member of Shariat Appellate Bench of Supreme Court of Pakistan.

Type: judgeNationality: Pakistan,British Raj

Muhammad Munajid

Sheikh Muhammad Al-Munajid is an Islamic cleric who is a television personality in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. He is notable for his many Islamic edicts.

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Muhammad Qutb

Muhammad Qutb,, is an Islamist author, scholar and teacher best known as the younger brother of the Egyptian Islamist thinker Sayyid Qutb. He was a supporter and promoter of his older brother's ideas after his brother was executed by the Egyptian government.

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