Authors

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Tomonobu Itagaki

Tomonobu Itagaki is a Japanese video game designer who created the Dead or Alive fighting game and beach sport simulation series and also revived the Ninja Gaiden franchise in 2004. Joining Tecmo in 1992, Itagaki produced two video game franchises that were commercial successes and earned him several promotions; he headed Tecmo's development team, Team Ninja, and sat on the executive board.

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Tomoyuki Yamashita

Tomoyuki Yamashita was an Imperial Japanese Army general during World War II. He was most famous for conquering the British colonies of Malaya and Singapore.

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Tone Loc

Anthony Terrell Smith, better known by his stage name Tone Lōc or Tone-Lōc, is an American rapper and actor.

Type: MusicianNationality: American

Toni Braxton

Toni Michelle Braxton is an American R&B singer-songwriter, record producer, actress, and philanthropist. Braxton has won six Grammy Awards, seven American Music Awards, and five Billboard Music Awards and has sold over 60 million records worldwide.

Type: Musician, actress, philanthropistNationality: American

Toni Cade Bambara

Toni Cade Bambara, born Miltona Mirkin Cade was an African-American author, documentary film-maker, social activist and college professor.

Type: Author, writer, educatorNationality: American

Toni Collette

Antonia Toni Collette is an Australian actress and musician, known for her acting work on stage, television and film as well as a secondary career as the lead singer of the band Toni Collette & the Finish.

Type: Actress, musicianNationality: Australian

Toni Morrison

Toni Morrison is an American novelist, editor, and professor. Her novels are known for their epic themes, vivid dialogue, and richly detailed characters. Among her best known novels are The Bluest Eye, Sula, Song of Solomon and Beloved. She also was commissioned to write the libretto for a new opera, Margaret Garner, first performed in 2005.

Type: Novelist, writerNationality: American

Toni Tennille

Cathryn Antoinette "Toni" Tennille (born May 8, 1940) is an American singer-songwriter and keyboardist, best known as one-half of the 1970s duo Captain & Tennille with her former husband Daryl Dragon; their signature song is "Love Will Keep Us Together".

Type: composer,singer,songwriterNationality: United States of America

Tony Abbott

Anthony John Tony Abbott is the Leader of the Opposition in the Australian House of Representatives and federal leader of the centre-right Liberal Party of Australia. Abbott has represented the seat of Warringah since the 1994 by-election.

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Tony Alessandra

Tony Alessandra is an American best-selling author, entrepreneur and motivational speaker in the fields of sales and marketing. Alessandra has written 27 books and his work as an author and speaker has been featured in media outlets including Oprah Magazine.

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Tony Banks

Anthony Louis Tony Banks, Baron Stratford was a British politician and Labour member of first the House of Commons then the House of Lords.

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Tony Bates

Anthony J. "Tony" Bates (born 29 April 1967) is the former CEO of Growth at Social Capital. Previously, he held a number of technology based business roles including the former president of GoPro, and the former executive vice president of Microsoft responsible for business development, strategy and evangelism and former CEO of Skype.

Type: businesspersonNationality: United Kingdom

Tony Benn

Anthony Neil Wedgwood Benn, formerly 2nd Viscount Stansgate, was a British Labour Party politician, who was a Member of Parliament for 50 years, and a Cabinet Minister under Harold Wilson and James Callaghan.

Type: PoliticianNationality: English

Tony Bennett

Anthony Dominick Benedetto, better known as Tony Bennett, is an American singer of popular music, standards, show tunes, and jazz. Bennett is also a serious and accomplished painter, having created works under the name Anthony Benedetto that are on permanent public display in several institutions. He is the founder of the Frank Sinatra School of the Arts in New York City.

Type: Musician, singerNationality: American

Tony Blair

Anthony Charles Lynton Blair is a British Labour Party politician who served as the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 2 May 1997 to 27 June 2007. He was the Member of Parliament for Sedgefield from 1983 to 2007 and Leader of the Labour Party from 1994 to 2007. He resigned from all of these positions in June 2007.

Type: StatesmanNationality: English

Tony Bradman

Tony Bradman (born 22 January 1954) is an English writer of children's books and short speculative fiction best known for the Dilly the Dinosaur book series. He is the author of more than 50 books for young people published by multiple houses including Alfred A. Knopf, Methuen Publishing, Puffin Books, and HarperCollins.

Type: writer,science fiction writerNationality: United Kingdom