List Entries Alive Today

These Entries Are Out to Prove You Can Make History While Still Alive.

Please Note, I will do my best to keep this list as up to date as possible, but sometimes people pass away and I don't find out about it right away. If you catch an entry here that has in fact passed on, please let me know so I can update their status. Thanks!


  1. Abigail Johnson, CEO of Fidelity Inc
  2. Ada Yonath, Crystallographer Who Identified the Structure of a Ribosome
  3. Aisha Muhammadu Buhari, First Lady of Nigeria
  4. Alecia Moore, aka P!nk
  5. Alveda King, Activist, Politician, Author, and More
  6. Amal Al-Sadah, One of Osama Bin Laden's Five Wives
  7. Amanda Foreman, Historian, Author, and Documentarian
  8. Amanda Knox, Journalist
  9. Amina Ali Nkeki, The First Girl Recovered from Boko Haram after 276 Chibok Schoolgirls Were Kidnapped in 2014 (#BringBackOurGirls)
  10. Andra Rush, Founder of Rush Trucking
  11. Andreja Pejic, Transgender Supermodel
  12. Angelina Jolie, Actress and Advocate For Various Causes
  13. Anna Bagenholm, Radiologist and World Record Holder
  14. Anna Wintour, Editor-in-Chief of Vogue
  15. Anne Wojcicki, CEO of 23andMe
  16. Annette Dionne, One Fifth of the First Set of Quintuplets Known to Survive Birth
  17. Antoinette Tuff, Stopped a School Shooter
  18. Anya Ayoung-Chee, Fashion Designer and Winner of Project Runway
  19. Asia Bibi, Christian Woman Accused and Later Acquitted of Blasphemy
  20. Aung San Suu Kyi, Former State Counsellor of Myanmar
  21. Ayaan Hirsi Ali, Free Speech Advocate Who Fights Against FGM & Honor Killings
  22. Barbara Corcoran, Creator of the Corcoran Group and Shark on ABC's Shark Tank
  23. Barbi Benton, Model, Singer, and Actress
  24. Barbra Streisand, Multifaceted Entertainer
  25. Berta Soler, Leader of the Ladies in White who Advocate for the Release of Political Prisoners in Cuba
  26. Bettany Hughes, Documentarian and Historian
  27. Brenda Chapman, Academy Award Winning Director of Animated Films
  28. Bindi Irwin, Conservationist and Animal Rights Activist
  29. Bradley Willman, Created a Trojan Horse Virus to Catch Predators as a Teenager
  30. Camilla, HRH The Queen Consort
  31. Carlina White, Abducted Child Who Solved Her Own Kidnapping
  32. Carnie Wilson, Singer and Television Personality
  33. Carol Greider, Molecular Biologist
  34. Caroline Kennedy, Former US Ambassador to Japan
  35. Carrie Ann Inaba, Choreographer and Television Personality
  36. Casey Legler, The First Woman to be Contracted as a Male Model
  37. Catherine, HRH the Princess of Wales
  38. Catherine Cortez Masto, The First Latina State Attorney General and Senator
  39. Catherine Zeta-Jones, Actress
  40. Cathie Jung, Now That is a Slim Waist
  41. Cecile Dionne, One Fifth of the First Set of Quintuplets Known to Survive Infancy
  42. Cherilyn Sarkisian, AKA Cher
  43. Chita Rivera, Broadway Performer
  44. Christiane Nusslein-Volhard, Nobel Prize Winning Biologist
  45. Christie Hefner, Former CEO of Playboy Enterprises Inc
  46. Christina Hoff Sommers, Author and Advocate for Equity Feminism
  47. Cindy Crawford, Supermodel
  48. Claressa Shields, Professional Boxer and MMA Fighter
  49. Claudette Colvin, Refused to Give Up Her Bus Seat Nine Months Before Rosa Parks
  50. Colleen Stan, The Girl in the Box
  51. Condoleezza Rica, Former Secretary of States to the United States
  52. Danica Patrick, Retired Professional Race Car Driver
  53. Daryl Davis, Musician and Civil Rights Advocate
  54. Debbie Allen, Choreographer and So Much More
  55. Deborah E Lipstadt, Shoah Historian
  56. Denise Morrison, Former CEO of Campbell Soup Co
  57. Deshauna Barber, Miss USA 2016 and US Army Reserve Logistics Commander
  58. Diane Sawyer, Journalist
  59. Do Won Chang, Founder of Forever 21
  60. Don Wildman, Host of Mysteries at the Museum
  61. Donatella Versace, Vice-President of the Versace Group
  62. Dorothy Counts-Scoggins, Helped End Segregation of Charlotte, North Carolina High Schools
  63. Douglas Pitt, Humanitarian and Advocate for the People of Tanzania
  64. Edith M Flanigen, Chemist Who Holds Over 100 Patents
  65. Elizabeth Blackburn, Former President of the Salk Institute of Biological Studies
  66. Ellen DeGeneres, Comedian and Actress
  67. Ellen Rometsch, Possible Soviet Spy
  68. Emma Watson, Actress and Model
  69. Erika Ervin, Transgender Model Known Professionally as Amazon Eve
  70. Famke Janssen, Actress
  71. Fereshteh Forough, CEO & Founder of Code to Inspire
  72. Folorunsho Alakija, Wealthiest Nigerian Woman in the World
  73. Frances Bean Cobain, Musician and Model
  74. Françoise Barré-Sinoussi, The Virologist Who Co-Discovered HIV
  75. Gary Staab, Sculpture Artist Who Specializes in Paleolithic Subjects
  76. Gennifer Flowers, Model Remembered for Having an Affair with Bill Clinton
  77. Gina Haspel, Former Director of the CIA
  78. Ginni Rometty, Former CEO of IBM
  79. Gloria Estefan, Musician and Dancer
  80. Gloria von Thurn und Taxis, German Princess and Businesswoman
  81. Greg Louganis, Gold Medal Olympic Diver
  82. Gretchen Carlson, Journalist
  83. Gudiya, Five Year Old Rape Victim Who Finally Got Justice
  84. Harnaam Kaur, The Bearded Lady and Activist
  85. Harrison Ruffin Tyler, Still Living Grandson of the 10th US President
  86. Heidi Fleiss, Hollywood's Most Notorious Madam
  87. Hessy Levinsons Taft, The "Perfect Aryan Baby" who happens to be Jewish
  88. Imelda Marcos, Former First Lady of the Philippines
  89. Indra Nooyi, Former CEO of Pepsi Co
  90. Isabel Martínez de Perón, The First Female President of Argentina
  91. Ivanka Trump Kushner, Former Business Leader at the Trump Organization
  92. Jan Brewer, Former Governor of Arizona
  93. Jane Goodall, Primatologist
  94. Janet Guthrie, Former Professional Race Car Driver
  95. Janet Jackson, Singer, Choreographer, and More
  96. Janet Wojcicki, Anthropologist and Epidemiologist
  97. Janet Yellen, Former Chair of the United States Federal Reserve
  98. Janice Hooker, The Woman Who Helped Kidnap and Then Later Help Colleen Stan Escape
  99. Jason Everman, Former Musician and Green Beret
  100. Jaya Varma Sinha, Manager of the South Eastern Railway System in India
  101. Jaycee Lee Dugard, Kidnap Victim and Author
  102. Jeanine Pirro, Former Judge, DA, and Prosecutor
  103. Jennifer Lee, Chief Creative Officer at Disney Studios
  104. Jillian Michaels, Fitness Trainer and So Much More
  105. Jo Ann Jenkins, CEO of AARP
  106. Joanna Palani, Freedom Fighter
  107. Joanne Hayes-White, Former Fire Chief of San Francisco's Fire Department
  108. Jocelyn Bell Burnell, Astrophysicist Who Discovered Pulsars
  109. Jodie Foster, Actress and Director
  110. John Walsh, Creator and Host of America's Most Wanted
  111. Joy Mangano, Inventor
  112. Julian Assange, Founder of WikiLeaks
  113. Juliane (Koepcke) Diller, Only Survivor of LANSA Flight 508
  114. Julie Andrews, Academy Award Winning Actress
  115. Julie Krone, The First Female Horse Jockey to Win the American Triple Crown
  116. Juliette Lewis, Actress and Musician
  117. Justin Wren, Former MMA Fighter and Humanitarian
  118. Jyoti Amge, The World's Smallest Living Woman
  119. Kara McCullough, Miss USA 2017 and Physical Scientist
  120. Kathrine Switzer, The First Woman to Run the Boston Marathon
  121. Kathryn Beaumont, Voice Actress and Disney Legend
  122. Kathryn Bigelow, The First Woman to Ever Win an Academy Award for Best Director
  123. Katrina Lake, CEO of Stitch Fix
  124. Kellyanne Conway, The First Woman to Run a Successful United States Presidential Campaign
  125. Khoudia Diop, Model and Activist
  126. La Toya Jackson, Multi-talented Media Personality
  127. Lady Gaga, Actress and Musician
  128. Laila Ali, Retired Professional Boxer
  129. Laura Welch Bush, Former First Lady of the United States of America
  130. Lauren Holiday, Retired Olympic Soccer Player
  131. Laurie Hernandez, Olympic Gold Medalist in Gymnastics
  132. Laverne Cox, Actress & LGBT Advocate
  133. Leigh Searl, Founder of America's Career Force
  134. Leyla Mafi, Mentally Ill Child Prostitute Who Was Flogged After Having Her Death Sentence Reduced
  135. Lillian Fishburne, The First Female African American Rear Admiral in the US Navy
  136. Lily Rose Lee, Kidnap Victim
  137. Lina Medina, the Youngest Confirmed Mother in Medical History
  138. Linda B Buck, Physiologist and Neurobiologist
  139. Linda Hamilton, Actress
  140. Linnda Caporael, Proposed Ergot Poisoning as a Cause for the Salem Witch Trials
  141. Lisa Ling, Journalist and Television Presenter
  142. Liza Minnelli, Actress and Singer
  143. Lori Greiner, Patent Queen and Shark on ABC's Shark Tank
  144. Lorllys Ramos Acevedo, Former Head of the Venezuelan Aviation Accident Unit
  145. Lorna Luft, Actress and Singer
  146. Lydia Nsekera, Member of the International Olympics Committee & The FIFA Executive Council
  147. Lynne Chinn, Mosaic Artist and The Best Aunt Ever
  148. Lynne Patton, Businesswoman and Former HUD Employee
  149. Madeline Stuart, One of the First Professional Models to Be Born With Down Syndrome
  150. Madonna Ciccone, Queen of Pop
  151. Mae C Jemison, The First African American Woman to Go to Space
  152. Maggie Smith, Actress
  153. Malala Yousafzai, Education Activist
  154. Manon Rheaume, The First Woman to Work as a Goalie on a Professional Hockey Team
  155. Margaret Hamilton, Retired NASA Computer Code Writer
  156. Marie Claude Beaumont, Retired Le Mans Driver
  157. Mark Hogancamp, The Real Inspiration Behind Welcome to Marwin
  158. Marillyn Hewson, Former CEO of Lockheed Martin
  159. Marilu Henner, Actress
  160. Mariska Hargitay, Actress and Advocate For Various Causes
  161. Marissa Mayer, Google's First Female Software Engineer
  162. Marla Maples, Actress and Television Personality
  163. Mary Higby Schweitzer, Paleontologist who Made an Astonishing Discovery
  164. Mary T Barra, CEO of General Motors
  165. Mary Vincent, Kidnap Victim Who Had Her Forearms Cut Off Before Being Left For Dead
  166. Dr. Matt Carriker, YouTuber and Veterinarian
  167. May-Britt Moser, Psychologist and Neuroscientist
  168. Mayim Bialik, Actress and Neuroscientist
  169. McKenna Dahl, Paralympian Rifle Shooter
  170. Meg Whitman, Former CEO of Ebay
  171. Megan Leavey, Former Marine Corps Corporal in a K-9 Unit
  172. Meira Kumar, India's First Female Speaker of Lok Sabha
  173. Melania Trump, Former First Lady of the United States
  174. Melanie Gaydos, Model with Ectodermal Dysplasia
  175. Melissa Lora, Former President of Taco Bell International
  176. Michele Roberts, Executive Director of the National Basketball Players Association
  177. Mike Rowe, Host of Dirty Jobs
  178. Mindy Grossman, CEO of HSN
  179. Misty Copeland, The First African American Woman to be Hired as a Principal Dancer for a Major Ballet Company
  180. Misty May-Treanor, Retired Olympic Gold Medalist in Beach Volleyball
  181. Monica Lewinsky, Activist and Anti-Cyber-bullying Advocate
  182. Monica Mitro, Executive Producer of the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show
  183. Najat Vallaud-Belkacem, The First Female French Minister of Education
  184. Nancy Lieberman, The First Woman to Coach a Men's Professional Sports Team
  185. Natalie Gulbis, Professional Golfer
  186. Nick D'Aloisio, Sold His Startup Company, Aged 18, For $30 Million
  187. Nick Yarris, Wrongfully Convicted Felon & Author of The Fear of 13
  188. Noor Al-Hussein, Dowager Queen of Jordan
  189. Nur Suryani Mohd Taibi, Olympic Rifle Shooter Who Competed While Eight Months Pregnant
  190. Ola Ray, Actress and Model
  191. Dr. Oluwo Adedunmola, The Doctorpreneur
  192. Oprah Winfrey, That's All You Need, Just...Oprah
  193. Owen Suskind, Autism Advocate
  194. Paris Jackson, Model and Actress
  195. Paul Rusesabinga, Humanitarian Who Saved Over 1,200 During the Rwandan Genocide
  196. Peggy Whitson, Former NASA Astronaut
  197. Phiona Mutesi, The Queen of Katwe
  198. Priscilla Presley, Business Magnate and Ex-Wife of Elvis Presley
  199. Priyaleen Singh, Archaeological Conservationist
  200. Queen Latifah, Actress and Musician
  201. Rachel Washburn, Gave up Being a Philadelphia Eagles Cheerleader to Join the US Army
  202. Rachel Weisz, Academy Award Winning Actress
  203. Rahat Khan, The Hockey Queen of Pakistan
  204. Rania al-Abdullah, Queen Consort of Jordan
  205. Rebecca Romijn, Actress and Model
  206. Rebecca Skloot, Science Author and Creator of the Henrietta Lacks Foundation
  207. Robert Irwin, Animal Conservationist and Photographer
  208. Robert Jan Van Pelt, Auschwitz Historian
  209. Roberta Cordano, The First Deaf Female President of a United States University
  210. Rolf Mengele, Attorney Who Tries To Distance Himself From His Father's Sins
  211. Rosalind Brewer, CEO of Walgreens Boots Alliance
  212. Ruth Westheimer, Sexologist Known Affectionately as Dr. Ruth
  213. Safia Farkash El Hadad, Former First Lady of Libya
  214. Safra Catz, Co-CEO of Oracle
  215. Salima Ikram, Archaeologist and Professor at the American University in Cairo
  216. Samantha Geimer, Child Rape Survivor
  217. Samira Shahbandar, Second Wife of Saddam Hussein
  218. Sandra Day O'Connor, The First Female US Supreme Court Justice
  219. Sara Blakely, Spanx Founder
  220. Sarah Anzick, Molecular Biologist
  221. Sarah Palin, Former Governor of Alaska
  222. Sarah Parcak, Archaeologist Who Uses Satellite Technology to Great Effect
  223. Sarah Thomas, The First Woman to Officiate Multiple NFL Games
  224. Sau Lan Wu, Particle Physicist
  225. Major Scott Smiley, The First Person to Continue to Serve, Active Duty, In the US Army After Becoming Blind
  226. Sharbat Gula, Subject of The Afghan Girl Photograph
  227. Sheri McCoy, Former CEO of Avon Beauty
  228. Sherry Lansing, The First Woman to Head a Major Hollywood Production Film Studio
  229. Shirley Ann Jackson, Physicist
  230. Sigourney Weaver, Actress and the Queen of Sci-Fi
  231. Sonia Gandhi, Leader in Indian Politics
  232. Stephanie Garman Freed, Co-Founder and CEO of Rapha House International
  233. Stephanie of Monaco, Princess, Singer, and Advocate
  234. Stephanie Murphy, Member of the US House of Representatives
  235. Steve Buscemi, Actor and Former Firefighter
  236. Sue Ellen Cooper, Founder of the Red Hat Society
  237. Sumiko Iwamuro, Japan's DJ Grandma
  238. Susan Boyle, Singer and International Sensation
  239. Susan Wojcicki, CEO of YouTube
  240. Sylvia Earle, Marine Biologist
  241. Tatyana McFadden, Paralympic Wheelchair Racer
  242. Terra Jole, Actress
  243. Tessy Thomas, Missile Engineer
  244. Theresa May, Former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
  245. Tiffany Trump, Law Graduate & Socialite
  246. Toni Basil, Choreographer and So Much More
  247. Tripp Phillips, Inventor of Le Glue
  248. Trisha Prabhu, Inventor & CEO of ReThink Technology
  249. Tsai Ing-wen, President of the Republic of China (Taiwan)
  250. Tu Youyou, Pharmaceutical Chemist
  251. Tyra Banks, Model and Television Host
  252. Ursula Burns, Former CEO of Xerox
  253. Valentina Tereshkova, The First Woman to Go to Space
  254. Viola Davis, Actress and Producer
  255. Whang od-Oggay, The Oldest Still Living Mambabatok Tattoo Artist
  256. Zahi Hawass, Former Minister of the Egyptian Supreme Council of Antiquities
  257. Zoe Saldana, Actress, Model, and Dancer