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Naomi Scott

Naomi Grace Scott (born 6 May 1993) is a British actress and singer. She is known for starring as Kimberly Hart, the Pink Ranger, in the 2017 Power Rangers movie and co-starring as Maddy Shannon in the science-fiction drama series Terra Nova. Scott also starred as Mohini "Mo" Banjaree in the Disney Channel original movie Lemonade Mouth, and as Megan in TV series Life Bites. She is set to play Princess Jasmine in the live-action remake of Aladdin. In July 2018, Sony Pictures Entertainment confirmed that Scott will star as one of the three lead 'Angels' in the new 2019 Elizabeth Banks directed reboot film of Charlie's Angels, along with Kristen Stewart and Ella Balinska.

Type: actor,singer,film actorNationality: United Kingdom

Naomi Shihab Nye

Naomi Shihab Nye (Arabic: نعومي شهاب ناي‎), (born March 12, 1952) is a poet, songwriter, and novelist. She was born to a Palestinian father and an American mother. Although she calls herself a "wandering poet", she refers to San Antonio as her home. She says a visit to her grandmother in the West Bank village of Sinjil was a life-changing experience. Nye was the recipient of the 2014 NSK Neustadt Prize for Children's Literature.

Type: writer,poetNationality: United States of America,State of Palestine

Naomi Watts

Naomi Ellen Watts is a British actress who began her career in Australian television, where she appeared in series such as Hey Dad..!, Brides of Christ, E Street and Home and Away. Her film debut was the 1986 drama For Love Alone.

Type: ActressNationality: English

Naomi Weisstein

Naomi Weisstein is the daughter of Mary Menk and Samuel Weisstein. She is a Professor of Psychology, neuroscientist, and author. She graduated from Wellesley College, Phi Beta Kappa, in 1961 and received a Ph.D. from Harvard University in 1964. In 1964, she took a post-doctoral fellowship at the Committee on Mathematical Biology at the University of Chicago.

Type: Nationality: American

Naomi Wolf

Naomi Wolf is an American author and political consultant. With the publication of The Beauty Myth, she became a leading spokesperson of what was later described as the third wave of the feminist movement.

Type: AuthorNationality: American

Naomie Harris

Naomie Melanie Harris (born 6 September 1976) is an English actress. She started her career as a child actress, appearing in the television series Simon and the Witch in 1987. She portrayed the voodoo witch Tia Dalma in the second and third Pirates of the Caribbean films, Selena in 28 Days Later, and Winnie Mandela in Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom. She garnered attention for her performance as Eve Moneypenny in the James Bond films Skyfall and Spectre.

Type: film actor,actorNationality: United Kingdom

Naoto Kan

Naoto Kan (菅 直人, Kan Naoto, born 10 October 1946) is a Japanese politician, and former prime minister of Japan. In June 2010, then-Finance Minister Kan was elected as the leader of the Democratic Party of Japan (DPJ) and designated prime minister by the Diet to succeed Yukio Hatoyama. Kan was the first prime minister of Japan since the resignation of Junichiro Koizumi in 2006 to serve for more than one year, with predecessors Yukio Hatoyama, Tarō Asō, Yasuo Fukuda, and Shinzō Abe either resigning prematurely or losing an election. On 26 August 2011, Kan announced his resignation. Yoshihiko Noda was formally appointed as prime minister on 2 September 2011. On 1 August 2012, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon announced Kan would be one of the members of the UN high-level panel on the post-2015 development agenda.

Type: politician,university teacher,theoretical physicistNationality: Japan

Napoleon Bonaparte

Napoleon Bonaparte was a French military and political leader who rose to prominence during the latter stages of the French Revolution and its associated wars in Europe.

Type: LeaderNationality: French

Napoleon Hill

Napoleon Hill was an American author who was one of the earliest producers of the modern genre of personal-success literature. He is widely considered to be one of the great writers on success. His most famous work, Think and Grow Rich, is one of the best-selling books of all time. Hill's works examined the power of personal beliefs, and the role they play in personal success.

Type: Writer, author, journalist, attorney, lecturerNationality: American

Narada Michael Walden

Narada Michael Walden ( NAH-rə-də; born Michael Walden; April 23, 1952) is an American singer, songwriter, musician, and record producer. He acquired the nickname Narada from Sri Chinmoy.

Type: composer,poet,singer,record producer,drummer,pianist,singer-songwriter,songwriter,music producerNationality: United States of America,India

Narciso Rodriguez

Narciso Rodriguez fashion designer, New York City

Type: DesignerNationality: American

Narendra Modi

Narendra Damodardas Modi (pronounced [ˈnəɾendrə dɑmodəɾˈdɑs ˈmodiː] (listen); born 17 September 1950) is an Indian politician serving as the 14th and current Prime Minister of India since 2014. He was the Chief Minister of Gujarat from 2001 to 2014, and is the Member of Parliament for Varanasi. Modi is a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS).

Type: politicianNationality: India

Narendra Rocherolle

Narendra Rocherolle is an American entrepreneur, designer, and software engineer.

Type: executive, designerNationality:

Nargis Fakhri

Nargis Fakhri (born October 20, 1979) is an American-born-Pakistani actress and former model, who mainly appears in Hindi films.

Type: actor,modelNationality: United States of America

Nas

The National Academy of Sciences (NAS) is a United States nonprofit, non-governmental organization. NAS is part of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, along with the National Academy of Engineering (NAE) and the National Academy of Medicine (NAM).

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Nash Grier

Hamilton Nash Grier (born December 28, 1997) is an American Internet personality. Grier was discovered by Jason Neubauer of The Santa Claus Affect. He became known for his online Vine videos in early 2013.

Type: internet celebrity,YouTuberNationality: United States of America

Nasreddin

Nasreddin was a Seljuq satirical Sufi figure, sometimes believed to have lived during the Middle Ages and considered a populist philosopher and wise man, remembered for his funny stories and anecdotes. He appears in thousands of stories, sometimes witty, sometimes wise, but often, too, a fool or the butt of a joke. A Nasreddin story usually has a subtle humour and a pedagogic nature.

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Nassau William Senior

Nassau William Senior, English economist, was born at Compton, Berkshire, the eldest son of the Rev. JR Senior, vicar of Durnford, Wiltshire.

Type: EconomistNationality: English

Nassim Nicholas Taleb

Nassim Nicholas Taleb is a Lebanese American essayist and scholar whose work focuses on problems of randomness, probability and uncertainty. His 2007 book The Black Swan was described in a review by Sunday Times as one of the twelve most influential books since World War II.

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