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Allahrakka Rahman (born A. S. Dileep Kumar, best known as A. R. Rahman, is an Indian composer, singer-songwriter, and music producer. A. R. Rahman's works are noted for integrating Indian classical music with electronic music, world music and traditional orchestral arrangements. Among his awards are six National Film Awards, two Academy Awards, two Grammy Awards, a BAFTA Award, a Golden Globe, fifteen Filmfare Awards and seventeen Filmfare Awards South. He has been awarded the Padma Bhushan, the third highest civilian award, in 2010 by the Government of India. In 2009, Rahman was included on the ''Time'' 100 list of the world's most influential people. The UK-based world-music magazine Songlines named him one of "Tomorrow's World Music Icons" in August 2011. South Indian fans of Rahman refer him with the nickname of "The Mozart of Madras", and "Isai Puyal" (the Musical Storm). With an in-house studio (Panchathan Record Inn in Chennai), Rahman's film-scoring career began during the early 1990s with the Tamil film Roja. Working in India's film industries, international cinema, and theatre, Rahman is one of the best-selling recording artists, with an estimated 200million units sold. In a notable two-decade career, he has been acclaimed for redefining contemporary Indian film music and contributing to the success of several films. Rahman has also become a notable humanitarian and philanthropist, donating and raising money for a number of causes and charities. In 2017, Rahman made his debut as a director and writer for the film Le Musk.
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Amar Gopal Bose (November 2, 1929 – July 12, 2013) was an American academic and entrepreneur of Indian descent.
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The sixth cycle of America's Next Top Model premiered on March 8, 2006, which would be the last cycle to air on UPN before merging with The WB to create The CW.
The American Book Award is an American literary award that annually recognizes a set of books and people for "outstanding literary achievement".
The American Broadcasting Company (ABC) is an American commercial broadcast television network that is a flagship property of Disney–ABC Television Group, a subsidiary of the Disney Media Networks division of The Walt Disney Company.
The American Dental Society of Anesthesiology (ADSA) is an American professional association established in 1953 and based in Chicago.
American Idol is an American singing competition television series created by Simon Fuller, produced by FremantleMedia North America and 19 Entertainment, and distributed by FremantleMedia North America.
The eleventh season of American Idol premiered on Fox on January 18, 2012.
The second season of American Idol premiered on January 21, 2003, and continued until May 21, 2003.
The third season of American Idol premiered on Monday, January 19, 2004 and continued until May 26, 2004.
The sixth season of American Idol premiered on the Fox Broadcasting Company as a two-night, four-hour premiere special on January 16 and January 17, and ran until May 23, 2007.
Ameriie Mi Marie Rogers (born January 12, 1980), known professionally as Ameriie (formerly Amerie), is an American singer, songwriter, author, actress and record producer.
Amos Yong (born July 26, 1965) is an Asian-American Pentecostal theologian and Director Of The Center For Missiological Research And Professor Of Theology And Mission at Fuller Theological Seminary.
Amy Yuen Yee Chow (Chinese: 周婉儀; pinyin: Zhōu Wǎnyí; born May 15, 1978) is a retired American artistic gymnast who competed at the 1996 and 2000 Summer Olympics.
Amy Tan (born February 19, 1952) is an American writer whose works explore mother-daughter relationships and the Chinese American experience.
An Wang (February 7, 1920 – March 24, 1990) was a Chinese–American computer engineer and inventor, and co-founder of computer company Wang Laboratories, which was known primarily for its dedicated word processing machines.
Anatolio B. Cruz III is currently Senior Vice President, Enterprise Shared Services at USAA.
Andrea Jung (鍾彬嫻, pinyin: Zhōng Bīnxián, jyutping: zung1 ban1 haa4) (born 1958) is a Canadian-American executive, non-profit leader, and prominent women's-issues supporter.
Andrea Wong serves on the boards of Liberty Media Corporation, Liberty Interactive Corporation, Hudson's Bay Company, Hudson Pacific Properties and Social Capital Hedosophia Holdings.
Andrew Cherng (pronounced Chur-ng; born April 1948) is a Chinese-born American billionaire restaurateur.
Andrew Sung Park is a Korean American Methodist theologian.
Aneesh Raman manages Facebook's global economic impact programs.
Ang Lee OBS (born October 23, 1954) is a Taiwanese film director and screenwriter.
Angelin Chang (張安麟, Korean: 장 安 린) is a Grammy award-winning classical pianist and professor of music at Cleveland State University.
Ann Curry (born November 19, 1956) is an American journalist, and photojournalist.
Anna Chennault, born Chan Sheng Mai later spelt Chen Xiangmei (陳香梅, actual birth year 1923 but reported as June 23, 1925 – March 30, 2018), also known as Anna Chan Chennault or Anna Chen Chennault, was a war correspondent and prominent Republican member of the US China Lobby.
Anna May Wong (born Wong Liu Tsong, January 3, 1905 – February 3, 1961) was an American actress, considered to be the first Chinese American Hollywood movie star, as well as the first Chinese American actress to gain international recognition.
Anna Sui (Traditional Chinese: 蕭志美, Simplified: 萧志美, pinyin: Xiāo Zhìměi, Japanese: アナスイ) (born August 4, 1952) is an American fashion designer from Detroit.
Anthony Ha-Jin Kim (born June 19, 1985) is an American professional golfer with three PGA Tour wins, a Ryder Cup, and Presidents Cup to his credit, but has not played a PGA Tour event since an injury in 2012.
Anthony Yuen (born 1946) is a Chinese American editor and anchor on the Hong Kong-based television and media station Phoenix Television.
Antonio Mario Taguba (born October 31, 1950), is a retired major general in the United States Army.
Aparna Nancherla (born August 22, 1982) is an American comedian and actress.
Apex Digital, Inc. is an American electronics manufacturer based in Walnut, California.
Allan Pineda Lindo (born November 28, 1974), known professionally as apl.de.ap (Pronunciation), is an American-Filipino musician, rapper, singer, and record producer, best known as a member of the Grammy Award-winning hip hop group The Black Eyed Peas.
Apolo Anton Ohno (born May 22, 1982) is a retired American short track speed skating competitor and an eight-time medalist (two gold, two silver, four bronze) in the Winter Olympics.
Apple Inc. is an American multinational technology company headquartered in Cupertino, California, that designs, develops, and sells consumer electronics, computer software, and online services.
Archie David Kao (born December 14, 1969) is an American actor.
Arden Cho (born August 16, 1985) is an American actress, singer and model, best known for her role as Kira Yukimura on Teen Wolf.
The Arizona State Legislature is the state legislature of the U.S. state of Arizona.
The Army National Guard (ARNG), in conjunction with the Air National Guard, is a militia force and a federal military reserve force of the United States.
The Army of the Republic of Vietnam (ARVN), also known as the South Vietnamese army (SVA), were the ground forces of the South Vietnamese military from its inception in 1955 until the Fall of Saigon in 1975.
Arsalan Iftikhar (born September 1, 1977, Norfolk, Virginia, United States) is an American human rights lawyer, global media commentator and author of the book SCAPEGOATS: How Islamophobia Helps Our Enemies & Threatens Our Freedoms which President Jimmy Carter called “an important book that shows Islamophobia must be addressed urgently.” Arsalan is founder of and serves as senior editor for The Islamic Monthly magazine.
Arthur Tien Chin (Cantonese: Chan Sui-Tin; October 23, 1913 – September 3, 1997) was a pilot from the United States who participated in the Second Sino-Japanese War.
Aruna Miller (born November 6, 1964) is an American politician and a member of the Maryland House of Delegates representing District 15 in Montgomery County, Maryland.
As the World Turns (often referred to as ATWT) is an American television soap opera that aired on CBS for 54 years from April 2, 1956, to September 17, 2010.
Ashley Argota (born January 9, 1993) is an American actress and singer.
Asian Americans are Americans of Asian descent.
Asian Man Records is a small, DIY record label run by Mike Park in Monte Sereno, California.
The Asiatic-Pacific Theater, was the theater of operations of U.S. forces during World War II in the Pacific War during 1941–45.
The men's decathlon competition at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens was held at the Olympic Stadium on 23–24 August.
The men's decathlon at the 2008 Summer Olympics took place between August 21 and 22, at the Beijing National Stadium.
Avon Products, Inc, known as Avon, founded by David H. McConnell in 1886 is a direct selling company in beauty, household, and personal care categories.
Nora Lum (born June 2, 1989), known by the stage name Awkwafina, is an American rapper, television personality, and actress.
Aziatix was a Korean-American hip hip and R&B trio consisting of members Flowsik, Eddie Shin, and Nicky Lee.
Aziz Ismail Ansari (born February 23, 1983) is an American actor, writer, producer, director, and comedian.
Æon Flux is an American avant-garde science fiction animated television series that aired on MTV November 30, 1991, until October 10, 1995, with film, comic book, and video game adaptations following thereafter.
Bradley Darryl "BD" Wong (born October 24, 1960) is an American actor.
B2M Entertainment is a South Korean record label founded in 2010 by Gil Jong-hwa.
Bai Ling (born October 10, 1966) is a Chinese-American actress known for her work in films such as The Crow, Red Corner, Crank: High Voltage, Three... Extremes, Wild Wild West, Anna and the King and Southland Tales, as well as TV shows including Entourage and Lost.
Sara Baiyu Chen, known professionally as Baiyu, is a Chinese-born American singer-songwriter and actress.
Baller Magazine was a poker lifestyle magazine published in Singapore and owning media licenses in both Singapore and Hong Kong.
Baltimore is the largest city in the U.S. state of Maryland, and the 30th-most populous city in the United States.
The banjo is a four-, five- or six-stringed instrument with a thin membrane stretched over a frame or cavity as a resonator, called the head.
Barney Fushimi Hajiro (September 16, 1916 – January 21, 2011) was an American combat veteran of World War II who received the Medal of Honor, the highest United States military award for valor.
Battlestar Galactica (BSG) is an American military science fiction television series, and part of the ''Battlestar Galactica'' franchise.
The Bay Area Reporter is a free weekly newspaper serving the LGBT communities in the San Francisco Bay Area.
BEA Systems, Inc. was a company specialized in enterprise infrastructure software products which was wholly acquired by Oracle Corporation on April 29, 2008.
Beautiful is a 2000 American comedy-drama film directed by Sally Field (in her feature film directorial debut), starring Minnie Driver, Joey Lauren Adams, Hallie Kate Eisenberg, Herta Ware, and Kathleen Turner.
Becky Lee (born 11 August 1978) is a Hong Kong TVB actress and host.
Benjamin Chang Calhoun (born 1979) is an American radio journalist and a producer for the public radio program This American Life and the podcast Serial.
Benjamin Jerome Cayetano (born November 14, 1939) is an American politician and author who served as the 5th Governor of the State of Hawaii from 1994 to 2002.
Ben Fee (张恨棠/木云) (born 1908) was a Chinese American writer and labor organizer who rose to prominence in the Chinatowns of San Francisco and New York in the mid-twentieth century.
Benjamin Fong-Torres (方振豪; Cantonese: Fong Chan Ho; born January 7, 1945, in Alameda, California) is an American rock journalist, author, and broadcaster best known for his association with Rolling Stone magazine (through 1981) and the San Francisco Chronicle (from around 1982).
Ben Kuroki (May 16, 1917 – September 1, 2015) was the only American of Japanese descent in the United States Army Air Forces to serve in combat operations in the Pacific theater of World War II.
Benigno G. Tabora (November 20, 1915 – February 17, 2008) was a Filipino American veteran of both World War II and the Korean War.
Benny Peter Agbayani, Jr. (born December 28, 1971) is a retired professional baseball player.
Bette Bao Lord (Chinese: 包柏漪, Pinyin: Bāo Bóyì; born November 3, 1938) is a Chinese-born American writer and civic activist for human rights and democracy.
Better Luck Tomorrow is a 2002 crime-drama film directed by Justin Lin.
Bhagat Singh Thind (October 3, 1892 – September 15, 1967) was an Indian-American Sikh writer, scientist, and lecturer on spirituality who served in the U.S. Army during World War I and was involved in an important legal battle over the rights of Indians to obtain U.S. citizenship.
Bharat Desai (born November 1952) is an American billionaire businessman, and the co-founder and chairman of Syntel.
Big Brother is a Dutch reality television game show franchise created by John de Mol Jr., broadcast in the Netherlands and subsequently syndicated internationally.
Biker Boyz is a 2003 film about a group of underground motorcycle drag racers.
William Jefferson Clinton (born August 19, 1946) is an American politician who served as the 42nd President of the United States from 1993 to 2001.
William "Bill" Demong (born March 29, 1980 in Vermontville, New York) is an American former Nordic combined skier and Olympic gold medalist.
Bionic Woman is an American science fiction television drama that aired in 2007, which was created by David Eick, under NBC Universal Television Group, GEP Productions, and David Eick Productions.
Lucas Bishop is a fictional character appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics, particularly titles associated with the X-Men.
Blue Bloods is a series of vampire novels by Melissa de la Cruz.
Blue Man Group is a performance art company formed in 1987, known worldwide for its various stage productions which typically incorporate many different categories of music and art, both popular and obscure, in their performances.
Blue Scholars is an American hip hop duo based in Seattle, Washington, created in 2002 while the members, DJ Sabzi (Saba Mohajerjasbi) and MC Geologic (George Quibuyen), were students at University of Washington.
Piyush "Bobby" Jindal (born June 10, 1971) is an American politician who was the 55th Governor of Louisiana between 2008 and 2016, and previously served as a U.S. Congressman and as the vice chairman of the Republican Governors Association.
Robert Young Lee Jr. (born September 18, 1971) is an American actor and comedian best known for being a cast member on MADtv from 2001 to 2009 and for his roles in the films Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle (2004), Pineapple Express (2008), and The Dictator (2012).
Robert Cornelius Murphy (born July 19, 1988) is an American Internet entrepreneur and engineer.
Body of Proof is an American medical drama television series that ran on ABC from March 29, 2011, to May 28, 2013, and starred Dana Delany as medical examiner Dr. Megan Hunt.
Bodybuilding is the use of progressive resistance exercise to control and develop one's musculature.
Born Confused is a 2002 young adult novel by Tanuja Desai Hidier about an Indian-American girl growing up in New Jersey.
Bose Corporation is a privately held American corporation, based in Framingham, Massachusetts, that designs, develops and sells audio equipment.
Boston is the capital city and most populous municipality of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States.
The Boston Marathon is an annual marathon hosted by several cities in greater Boston in eastern Massachusetts, United States.
Boston Public is an American drama television series created by David E. Kelley and broadcast on Fox.
Brandon Chillar (born October 21, 1982) is a former American football linebacker.
Brandon Bruce Lee (February 1, 1965 – March 31, 1993) was an American actor and martial artist.
Brandon Michael Vera (born October 10, 1977) is a Filipino-American mixed martial artist currently signed with ONE Championship.
Brenda Song--> (born March 27, 1988) is an American actress.
Brian L. Losey (born November 11, 1960) is a retired rear admiral of the United States Navy.
Brigadier general (Brig. Gen.) is a senior rank in the armed forces.
In the United States Armed Forces, brigadier general (BG, BGen, or Brig Gen) is a one-star general officer with the pay grade of O-7 in the U.S. Army, U.S. Marine Corps, and U.S. Air Force.
Brokeback Mountain is a 2005 American neo-Western romantic drama film directed by Ang Lee and produced by Diana Ossana and James Schamus.
Brooke Army Medical Center (BAMC) is the United States Army's premier medical institution.
Lee Jun-fan (November 27, 1940 – July 20, 1973), known professionally as Bruce Lee, was a Hong Kong and American actor, film director, martial artist, martial arts instructor, philosopher, and founder of the martial art Jeet Kune Do, one of the wushu or kungfu styles.
Bruce Reyes-Chow (born May 3, 1969) is an American Teaching Elder (minister) of the Presbyterian Church (USA).
Bruce I. Yamashita is a Japanese American lawyer and a former officer in the United States Marine Corps Reserves.
Peter Gene Hernandez (born October 8, 1985), known professionally as Bruno Mars, is an American singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, record producer, and dancer.
Bryan Ezra Tsumoru Clay (born January 3, 1980) is an American decathlete.
Bryan Thao Worra (born January 1, 1973) is a Laotian American writer.
The Buffalo Bills are a professional American football team based in the Buffalo–Niagara Falls metropolitan area.
Burmese Americans (မြန်မာနွယ်ဖွား အမေရိကန်) are Americans of full or partial Burmese ancestry.
Charlie S. Lee (born December 30, 1971), known professionally as C. S. Lee, is a Korean American actor and comedian.
Choan-Seng Song (born 1929) is a Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Theology and Asian Cultures at the Pacific School of Religion and acting minister at the Formosan United Methodist Church in San Leandro, California.
CA Technologies, formerly known as Computer Associates International, Inc. and CA, Inc., is an American multinational publicly held corporation headquartered in New York City.
The Cabinet of the United States is part of the executive branch of the federal government of the United States that normally acts as an advisory body to the President of the United States.
California is a state in the Pacific Region of the United States.
California Dreams is an American teen sitcom that aired on NBC from September 12, 1992 to December 14, 1996, as part of the network's Saturday morning block, TNBC.
The California Military Department is an agency defined under the California Military and Veterans code.
The California State Assembly is the lower house of the California State Legislature.
The California State Military Museum was the official Military museum of the State of California.
California's 15th congressional district is a congressional district in the U.S. state of California that covers most of eastern Alameda County including Castro Valley, Dublin, Fremont, Hayward, Livermore, Pleasanton, Sunol, Union City, and parts of Contra Costa County, including San Ramon.
Carlos Sampayan Bulosan (November 24, 1913 – September 11, 1956) was an English-language Filipino novelist and poet who spent most of his life in the United States.
Carol Chien-Hua Lam (born June 26, 1959) is a former United States Attorney for the Southern District of California.
Carol Lin is an American journalist, best known as the first television news anchor to break the news to a worldwide audience of the terrorist attacks on the United States on September 11, 2001, reporting for CNN.
The Carolina Panthers are a professional American football team based in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Caroline Zhao Zhang (born May 20, 1993) is an American figure skater.
is an American actor, sports physiologist, martial artist, and stuntman of Japanese descent.
Casandra Elizabeth Ventura (born August 26, 1986), known mononymously as Cassie, is an American singer, dancer, actress and model.
Catalina Yue (born May 19 in Toronto, Ontario) is a Canadian and American singer, songwriter, actress, model, producer and businesswoman.
Catherine Mai-Lan Fox (born December 15, 1977) is an American former competition swimmer who won two gold medals at the 1996 Summer Olympics.
Cebu is a 1991 novel by Filipino American author Peter Bacho the "most visible figure" of second-generation, native-born Filipino American writing and one of several Seattle novelists in the 1990s to explore the racial history and sociology of Seattle.
The cello (plural cellos or celli) or violoncello is a string instrument.
The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) is a civilian foreign intelligence service of the United States federal government, tasked with gathering, processing, and analyzing national security information from around the world, primarily through the use of human intelligence (HUMINT).
Charles Edward "Chad" Hugo (born February 24, 1974) is an American multi-instrumentalist and record producer.
Chanel Iman Robinson Shepard (born December 1, 1990) is an American fashion model, known professionally as Chanel Iman.
Chang and Eng Bunker (May 11, 1811 – January 17, 1874) were Thai-American conjoined twin brothers whose condition and birthplace became the basis for the term "Siamese twins".
The Chaplain Corps of the United States Army consists of ordained clergy of multiple faiths who are commissioned Army officers serving as military chaplains as well as enlisted soldiers who serve as assistants.
Charles Kong Djou (born August 9, 1970) is an American politician who served as the U.S. Representative for Hawaii's 1st congressional district in 2010–11.
Charles John Pedersen (October 3, 1904 – October 26, 1989) was an American organic chemist best known for describing methods of synthesizing crown ethers.
Charles Melton Wines is an Australian winery based in Tanunda, within the Barossa Valley wine region of South Australia.
Charles Mingus Jr. (April 22, 1922 – January 5, 1979) was an American jazz double bassist, pianist, composer and bandleader.
Charles B. Wang (born August 19, 1944) is a businessman and philanthropist who was a co-founder and former CEO of Computer Associates International, Inc.
The Charlotte Hornets are an American professional basketball team based in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Chemistry is the scientific discipline involved with compounds composed of atoms, i.e. elements, and molecules, i.e. combinations of atoms: their composition, structure, properties, behavior and the changes they undergo during a reaction with other compounds.
Chen-Ning Yang or Yang Zhenning (born October 1, 1922) is a Chinese physicist who works on statistical mechanics and particle physics.
The are a professional baseball team in Japan's Pacific League based in Chiba City, Chiba Prefecture, in the Kantō region, and owned by the Lotte conglomerate.
Chief executive officer (CEO) is the position of the most senior corporate officer, executive, administrator, or other leader in charge of managing an organization especially an independent legal entity such as a company or nonprofit institution.
The Chief of Staff of the Army (CSA) is a statutory office held by a four-star general in the United States Army.
Chien-Shiung Wu (May 31, 1912 – February 16, 1997) was a Chinese-American experimental physicist who made significant contributions in the field of nuclear physics.
China Burma India Theater (CBI) was the United States military designation during World War II for the China and Southeast Asian or India-Burma (IBT) theaters.
Chinese Americans, which includes American-born Chinese, are Americans who have full or partial Chinese ancestry.
Ching-He Huang (born 8 April 1978), often known in English-language media simply as Ching, is a British Chinese food writer and TV chef who has appeared in a variety of television cooking shows and is the author of six best-selling cookbooks.
Ching W. Tang is a Hong Kong-born American physical chemist.
Chloe Bennet (born Chloe Wang; April 18, 1992) is an American actress and singer.
Chloe Dao (born June 15, 1972) is an American fashion designer and television personality who lives and works in Houston, U.S. She was the winner of the second season of the reality show Project Runway with a collection of women's evening wear.
Chloe Kim (born April 23, 2000) is an American snowboarder.
CHOPS is the stage name of Scott Jung, also known as Scott Chops Jung, an Asian American hip hop producer, rapper and former member of the Asian American Hip-Hop group, the Mountain Brothers.
Chris Chan Lee (also credited as Chris "Bia" Lee; born San Francisco, California) is an Asian-American filmmaker.
Christopher Inadomi "Chris" Tashima (born March 24, 1960) is a Japanese American actor and director.
Christine Diane Teigen (born November 30, 1985) is an American model.
Christina Chang is a Taiwanese-born American actress, best known for her television roles in 24, CSI: Miami, and Nashville.
Christine L. Chen is an American journalist, the author of Amazon.com bestseller Happy-Go-Yoga, a certified yoga instructor, and the founder of Christine Chen Yoga.
Christine Huyentran Hà (Vietnamese: "Hà Huyền Trân"; born May 9, 1979) is an American chef, writer, and TV host.
Christine Liang is an Asian American businesswoman.
Chuck is an American action-comedy/spy-drama television series created by Josh Schwartz and Chris Fedak.
Chuti Tiu is an American actress of Chinese descent.
A cinematographer or director of photography (sometimes shortened to DP or DOP) is the chief over the camera and light crews working on a film, television production or other live action piece and is responsible for making artistic and technical decisions related to the image.
Citigroup Inc. or Citi (stylized as citi) is an American multinational investment bank and financial services corporation headquartered in New York City.
City Guys is an American sitcom that aired for five seasons on NBC from September 6, 1997 to December 15, 2001.
A civilian is "a person who is not a member of the military or of a police or firefighting force".
Claire Lee Chennault (September 6, 1890 – July 27, 1958) was an American military aviator best known for his leadership of the "Flying Tigers" and the Republic of China Air Force in World War II.
Clarissa Kyoko Mei Ling Chun (陳美玲; born August 27, 1981) is the USA Wrestling assistant National coach and an American Olympic women's freestyle 48 kg (105.5 lbs) wrestler.
Cable News Network (CNN) is an American basic cable and satellite television news channel and an independent subsidiary of AT&T's WarnerMedia.
Colleen Wakako Hanabusa (Japanese: 花房コリーン若子, Hepburn: Hanabusa Korīn Wakako; born May 4, 1951) is an American politician serving as the U.S. Representative from, since 2016, previously holding the position from 2011 to 2015.
In the United States Army, Marine Corps, and Air Force, colonel is the most senior field grade military officer rank, immediately above the rank of lieutenant colonel and immediately below the rank of brigadier general.
The Colorado Rockies are an American professional baseball team based in Denver, Colorado.
A columnist is a person who writes for publication in a series, creating an article that usually offers commentary and opinions.
The combined oral contraceptive pill (COCP), often referred to as the birth control pill or colloquially as "the pill", is a type of birth control that is designed to be taken orally by women.
A comics artist (also comic book artist, graphic novel artist, or comic book illustrator) is a person working within the comics medium on comic strips, comic books, or graphic novels.
The communicator is a fictional device used for voice communication in the fictional universe of Star Trek. As seen in at least two instances, the Original Series episodes "Tomorrow Is Yesterday" and "Day of the Dove," it can also serve as an emergency signaling device/beacon, similar to a transponder.
Community is an American comedy television series created by Dan Harmon that aired on NBC and Yahoo! Screen from September 17, 2009 to June 2, 2015.
Constance Yu-Hwa Chung Povich (born August 20, 1946), known as Connie Chung, is an American journalist.
Conscription, sometimes called the draft, is the compulsory enlistment of people in a national service, most often a military service.
Constance Tianming Wu (born March 22, 1982) is an American actress.
Contemporary Literature is a quarterly peer-reviewed academic journal which publishes interviews with notable and developing authors, scholarly essays, and reviews of recent books critiquing the contemporary literature field.
The contiguous United States or officially the conterminous United States consists of the 48 adjoining U.S. states plus Washington, D.C. on the continent of North America.
Peter Chung (born March 25, 1979), better known by his stage name Cool Calm Pete, is a Korean American rapper and producer from Seoul, Korea, who is currently based in Queens, New York.
Coral Wong Pietsch (born November 11, 1947) is a United States Judge for the United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims.
Cristeta Pasia Comerford (born October 27, 1962) is a Filipino-American chef who has been the White House Executive Chef since 2005.
Crossing Jordan is an American television crime/drama series that aired on NBC from September 24, 2001, to May 16, 2007.
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon is a 2000 wuxia film, conceived and directed by Ang Lee.
is a manga series written by Kazuo Koike and illustrated by Ryoichi Ikegami.
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, also referred to as CSI and CSI: Las Vegas, is an American procedural forensics crime drama television series which ran on CBS from October 6, 2000, to September 27, 2015, spanning 15 seasons.
Cung Le (Lê Cung; born May 25, 1972) is a Vietnamese-born American actor, retired mixed martial artist and kickboxer.
Cybernary is a comic book series created by comic book artist Nick Manabat with writer Steve Gerber and published by American company Wildstorm Productions in 1995.
Cynthia Gouw (born May 30, 1963) is an American actress and TV news anchor and host.
Dale Minami (born October 13, 1946) is a San Francisco-based lawyer best known for heading the legal team that overturned the conviction of Fred Korematsu, whose defiance of the World War II Japanese American internment order lead to Korematsu v. United States, one of the most controversial United States Supreme Court decisions of the 20th century.
Dalip Singh Saund (September 20, 1899 – April 22, 1973) was an American politician who was a member of the United States House of Representatives.
Daniel Choi (born February 22, 1981) is an American former infantry officer in the United States Army who served in combat in the Iraq war during 2006-2007.
Daniel M. Nakamura (born August 29, 1966), better known by the stage name Dan the Automator, is an American hip hop producer.
Dana Tai Soon Burgess (born February 26, 1968) is a leading American choreographer, dancer, performance artist, and cultural figure.
Daniel Kahikina Akaka (September 11, 1924 – April 6, 2018) was an American educator and politician who was a United States Senator from Hawaii from 1990 to 2013.
Daniel Chee Tsui (born February 28, 1939) is a Chinese-born American physicist whose areas of research included electrical properties of thin films and microstructures of semiconductors and solid-state physics.
Daniel Dae Hyun Kim (born August 4, 1968) is a Korean-American actor, voice actor, and producer.
Daniel Phillip Henney (born November 28, 1979) is an American actor and model, known for starring in films such as Seducing Mr. Perfect (2006), My Father (2007), X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009), Shanghai Calling (2012), The Last Stand (2013), and Big Hero 6 (2014).
was a United States Senator from Hawaii from 1963 until his death in 2012.
Daniel M. Tani (born February 1, 1961) is an American engineer and a NASA astronaut.
Daniel Wu Yin-cho (jyutping: ng4 jin6zou2; born September 30, 1974) is a Hong Kong and American actor, director, and producer.
Daniel Mark Pudi (born March 10, 1979) is an American actor and comedian, who is best known for his role as Abed Nadir on the NBC/Yahoo! comedy series Community.
Dante R. Basco (born August 29, 1975) is an American actor, voice actor, and dancer.
Daphne Loves Derby is an American Indie rock band that formed in Kent, Washington, in 2001.
Darren Everett Criss (born February 5, 1987) is an American actor, singer and songwriter.
Dat Tan Nguyen (Nguyễn Tấn Đạt) (born September 25, 1975) is a former football player, who was a linebacker in the National Football League (NFL) for seven seasons.
Dat Phan (born January 25, 1975) is a Vietnamese American stand-up comedian.
David Michael Bautista Jr. (born January 18, 1969) is an American actor, retired professional wrestler, mixed martial artist and bodybuilder.
David Chang (Korean: Chang Seok-ho 장석호; born August 5, 1977) is an American restaurateur, author, and television personality.
David Choe (born April 21, 1976) is an American street artist.
David Henry Hwang (born August 11, 1957) is an American playwright, librettist, screenwriter, and theater professor.
David Da-i Ho (born November 3, 1952) is a Taiwanese-American medical doctor and HIV/AIDS researcher who was born in Taiwan and has made many innovative state of the art scientific contributions to the understanding and technological treatment of HIV infection.
David Yutaka Ige (born January 15, 1957) is an American politician serving as the 8th and current Governor of Hawaii since 2014.
David Longfen Ji is an American businessman who founded Apex Digital, an electronics manufacturer.
David K. Lam is a Chinese-born American technology entrepreneur.
David Benjamin Lat (born June 19, 1975) is an American lawyer, author, and legal commentator.
David S. C. Chu (朱思九; pinyin: Zhū Sījiǔ; born May 28, 1944) is an American civil servant and consultant.
David Sung Yeul Chang (born January 4, 1980) is a Korean-American political figure, military combat veteran, entrepreneur and CEO, keynote speaker and editor of The Art of Thinking Smart, based in Honolulu, Hawaii.
David Sun (born October 1951) is an American billionaire businessman, co-founder (with John Tu) and COO of Kingston Technology.
David Wong Louie (born 1954) is an Asian American novelist and short story writer.
Daya Vivian Vaidya (born May 20, 1973) is an American actress.
DC Comics, Inc. is an American comic book publisher.
Dean George Tanaka (born July 31, 1966), better known as Dean Cain, is an American actor, producer, writer, director, and television show host.
Debra Wong Yang (pinyin: Yáng Huáng Jīnyù) is the former United States Attorney for the Central District of California.
The Democratic National Committee (DNC) is the formal governing body for the United States Democratic Party.
Dennis Kim, better known by his stage name Denizen Kane, is an underground rapper and spoken word artist.
Derek Lam is an American fashion designer, known for a calculated simplicity and modern sensibility.
Deserving Design is a half-hour show on the Home and Garden TV network, starring Vern Yip.
Desire is an American telenovela which debuted at 8:00PM Eastern/7:00PM Central on September 5, 2006, on the American network MyNetworkTV, and ended on December 5.
"Devil Inside" is Utada's second English single and 17th overall.
Dexter is an American television crime drama mystery series that aired on Showtime from October 1, 2006, to September 22, 2013.
Dia Frampton (born October 2, 1987), is an American singer-songwriter and was the lead singer of the band Meg & Dia.
Diana Eng (born May 24, 1983 in Jacksonville, Florida) is a Chinese-American fashion designer, author and fashion technologist based in New York.
Dilshad Vadsaria (born September 14, 1985) is an American television actress.
Dim Mak is an independent, Los Angeles-based record label, events company, and lifestyle brand founded by Steve Aoki in 1996.
Dionysio "Dion" Basco (born January 29, 1977 in Pittsburg, California) is an American film and television actor of Filipino heritage.
The Director of the National Security Agency (DIRNSA) is the highest-ranking official of the National Security Agency, which is a Defense Agency within the U.S. Department of Defense.
Distinguished Young Women, formerly known as America's Junior Miss, is a national non-profit organization that provides scholarship opportunities to high school senior girls.
Dith Pran (ឌិត ប្រន; 27 September 1942 – 30 March 2008) was a Cambodian photojournalist best known as a refugee and survivor of the Cambodian genocide.
Richard Quitevis (born October 7, 1969) known by his stage name DJ Qbert or Qbert, is a Filipino American turntablist and composer.
DJ Rhettmatic (born Nazareth Nirza) is a producer, DJ and member and part creator of Southern California's first turntable band, the Beat Junkies.
Do Won Chang (Hangul: 장도원) born March 20, 1954, is a billionaire Korean-born American businessman.
Dominic Mai Thanh Lương (20 December 1940 – 6 December 2017) was a Vietnamese-born prelate of the Roman Catholic Church.
Don Allan Figueroa is a Filipino American comic book artist and toy designer.
Doo-Ri Chung (정두리; born 1973) is a Korean-American fashion designer.
Doris Okada Matsui (born September 25, 1944) is the U.S. Representative for.
Dragnet was an American radio, television, and motion-picture series, enacting the cases of a dedicated Los Angeles police detective, Sergeant Joe Friday, and his partners.
Dreamwave redirects here for the music genre see synthwave Dreamwave Productions was a Canadian art design studio and comic book publisher founded in 1996 which is best known for their multiple Transformers comic book series.
Jonathan Park (Korean name: Park Seong-man, Hangul: 박성만; born February 18, 1986), known professionally as Dumbfoundead, is a Korean-American rapper.
Dustin Nguyen (born September 17, 1962) is an American actor, director, writer, and martial artist.
Dwayne Douglas Johnson (born May 2, 1972), also known by his ring name The Rock, is an American actor, producer, and semi-retired professional wrestler.
East West Players is an Asian American theatre organization in Los Angeles, founded in 1965.
Eat Drink Man Woman() is a 1994 Taiwanese comedy-drama film directed by Ang Lee and starring Sihung Lung, Yu-wen Wang, Chien-lien Wu, and Kuei-mei Yang.
Edward Tsang "Ed" Lu (born July 1, 1963) is an American physicist and former NASA astronaut.
Edward Kai Wang (born March 12, 1987) is a former American football offensive tackle.
Edwyn Charles "Eddie" Huang (born March 1, 1982) is an American chef, restaurateur, author, food personality, producer and attorney.
Edgemont is a Canadian television series that aired from 2001 to 2005.
Lieutenant General Edward Soriano (born 12 November 1946) is an American retired military officer.
Ehren Keoni Watada (born 1978) is a former First Lieutenant of the United States Army, best known as the first commissioned officer in the US armed forces to refuse to deploy to Iraq, in June 2006.
Eileen Chang (September 30, 1920 – September 8, 1995), also known as Zhang Ailing or Chang Ai-ling, was one of the most influential modern Chinese writers.
Eileen Tabios (born 1960) is an award-winning Filipino-American poet, fiction writer, conceptual/visual artist, editor, anthologist, critic, and publisher.
Elaine Lan Chao (born March 26, 1953) is the 18th and current United States Secretary of Transportation.
Eldon Regua (Born 1955) is a retired major general in the United States Army Reserve, who last served as Deputy Commanding General/Chief of Staff (Wartime) (Individual Mobilization Augmentee) for 8th United States Army headquartered in Yongsan, Korea, having just completed an assignment as Commanding General, 75th Division (Battle Command Training Division) in Houston, Texas in July 2011.
Eleanor Concepcion "Connie" Mariano (born 1955), is a Filipina American physician and retired flag officer in the United States Navy.
Rear Admiral Eleanor V. Valentin is the first female flag officer to serve as director of the United States Navy Medical Service Corps.
Electro house is a form of house music characterized by a prominent bassline or kick drum and a tempo between 125 and 135 beats per minute.
Ellison Kyoung-jae Kim (born March 13, 1991), better known by his stage name Eli, is a Korean American singer, rapper and actor.
was an American astronaut from Kealakekua, Hawaii, who successfully flew into space with the Space Shuttle ''Discovery'' on STS-51-C. He died in the destruction of the Space Shuttle ''Challenger'', on which he was serving as Mission Specialist for mission STS-51-L. He was the first Asian American and the first person of Japanese ancestry to reach space.
Sergeant First Class Elmelindo Rodrigues Smith (July 27, 1935 – February 16, 1967) born in Wahiawa, Hawaii, was a United States Army soldier, of Hispanic-Asian descent, who was posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor for his actions in the Vietnam War.
Emily Ruth Cross (born October 15, 1986) is a U.S. foil fencer who was a member of the 2008 Olympics U.S. Women's foil team.
An Emmy Award, or simply Emmy, is an American award that recognizes excellence in the television industry, and is the equivalent of an Academy Award (for film), the Tony Award (for theater), and the Grammy Award (for music).
Enrique Miguel Iglesias Preysler (born 8 May 1975) is a Spanish singer, songwriter, actor and record producer.
ER is an American medical drama television series created by novelist and medical doctor Michael Crichton that aired on NBC from September 19, 1994, to April 2, 2009, with a total of 331 episodes spanning over 15 seasons.
Eric Byler (born January 15, 1972) is an American film director, screenwriter and political activist.
Eric Nam (born November 17, 1988; Hangul: 에릭남) is a Korean American singer, songwriter and host based in South Korea.
Eric Anthony Sato (born May 5, 1966 in Santa Monica, California) is a former American volleyball player, who was a member of the United States men's national volleyball team that won the gold medal at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, South Korea.
Eric Ken Shinseki (born November 28, 1942) is a retired United States Army general who served as the seventh United States Secretary of Veterans Affairs (2009–2014).
Erik Thomas Shoji (born August 24, 1989) is an American volleyball player, a member of United States men's national volleyball team and Italian club Taiwan Excellence Latina, NORCECA Champion 2013, gold medalist of the 2014 World League and 2015 World Cup.
Erik Jon Spoelstra (born November 1, 1970) is a Filipino-American professional basketball coach and the current head coach of the National Basketball Association's Miami Heat.
Ernesto "Ernie" Chan (July 27, 1940 – May 16, 2012), born and sometimes credited as Ernie Chua, was a Filipino-American comics artist, known for work published by Marvel Comics and DC Comics, including many Marvel issues of series featuring Conan the Barbarian.
Ernie Reyes Jr. (born January 15, 1972) is an American actor and martial artist, known for his acting work in films such as The Last Dragon, Red Sonja (1985), Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze (1991), Surf Ninjas (1993), and The Rundown (2003).
Espionage or spying, is the act of obtaining secret or confidential information without the permission of the holder of the information.
Eugene Huu-Chau "Gene" Trinh (Vietnamese: Trịnh Hữu Châu, born September 14, 1950) is a Vietnamese American biochemist who flew aboard NASA Space Shuttle mission STS-50 as a Payload Specialist, becoming the first Vietnamese American astronaut in space.
Euna Lee (Hangul: 유나 리) (born 1972) is a Korean American journalist who has worked for Current TV since 2005.
Europa Report is a 2013 science fiction film directed by Sebastián Cordero, starring Christian Camargo, Anamaria Marinca, Michael Nyqvist, Daniel Wu, Karolina Wydra and Sharlto Copley.
Evelyn Tokue Kawamoto (September 17, 1933 – January 22, 2017), also known by her married name Evelyn Konno, was an American competition swimmer and two-time Olympic medalist.
Everything Before Us is a 2015 American romantic drama film, directed by Philip Wang and Wesley Chan and produced by Christine Chen, Chris Dinh, and Preston Clay Reed.
Brandon Jermaine Yun, better known by his stage name EXP (pronounced "e-ex-pee"), formerly EX-PLICIT LINEZ, is an American rapper and former Radio personality for New York Korean Radio NYKR 1660 AM, a mutual protégé of Drunken Tiger and Lee Hyun Do a.k.a. D.O. EXP first appeared on the underground rap scene in The Bronx in the mid 1990s on a DJ Platinum's mixtape series, Hate in Da Blood.
The Executive Office of the President of the United States (acronyms: EOP) is a group of agencies at the center of the executive branch of the United States federal government.
Expedition 10 (2004–2005) was the tenth expedition to the International Space Station, using the Soyuz TMA-5, which stayed during the expedition for emergency evacuation.
Expedition 14 was the 14th expedition to the International Space Station (ISS).
Expedition 15 was the 15th expedition to the International Space Station (ISS).
Expedition 16 was the 16th expedition to the International Space Station (ISS).
Expedition 32 was the 32nd long-duration expedition to the International Space Station (ISS).
Expedition 33 was the 33rd long-duration expedition to the International Space Station (ISS).
Expedition 44 was the 44th expedition to the International Space Station.
Expedition 7 was the seventh expedition to the International Space Station.
f(x) (Hangul: 에프엑스) is a South Korean girl group formed by S.M. Entertainment in 2009.
Facebook is an American online social media and social networking service company based in Menlo Park, California.
Far East Movement (abbreviated FM) is an American hip hop and electronic music group based in Los Angeles.
Faran Haroon Tahir (born February 16, 1964) is a Pakistani-American actor who appears in American television series and films.
Fareed Rafiq Zakaria (born January 20, 1964) is an Indian-American journalist and author.
Fareed Zakaria GPS is a weekly public affairs show hosted by journalist and author Fareed Zakaria on CNN and broadcast around the world by CNN International.
Fast & Furious 6 (alternatively known as Furious 6 or Fast Six) is a 2013 American action film directed by Justin Lin and written by Chris Morgan.
Fast Five (alternatively known as Fast & Furious 5 or Fast & Furious 5: Rio Heist) is a 2011 American action film directed by Justin Lin and written by Chris Morgan.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is an agency of the United States Department of Homeland Security, initially created by Presidential Reorganization Plan No.
The Fields Medal is a prize awarded to two, three, or four mathematicians under 40 years of age at the International Congress of the International Mathematical Union (IMU), a meeting that takes place every four years.
A fighter pilot is a military aviator trained to engage in air-to-air combat while in the cockpit of a fighter aircraft.
A flag officer is a commissioned officer in a nation's armed forces senior enough to be entitled to fly a flag to mark the position from which the officer exercises command.
FlashForward is a U.S. television series, adapted for television by Brannon Braga and David S. Goyer, which aired for one season on ABC between September 24, 2009, and May 27, 2010.
Flushing is a neighborhood in the New York City borough of Queens in the United States.
A flying ace, fighter ace or air ace is a military aviator credited with shooting down several enemy aircraft during aerial combat.
The First American Volunteer Group (AVG) of the Chinese Air Force in 1941–1942, nicknamed the Flying Tigers, was composed of pilots from the United States Army Air Corps (USAAC), Navy (USN), and Marine Corps (USMC), recruited under presidential authority and commanded by Claire Lee Chennault.
Flyleaf is an American rock band formed in the Belton and Temple, Texas regions in 2002.
Ford Hiroshi Konno (born January 1, 1933) is an American former competition swimmer, two-time Olympic champion, and former world record-holder in three events.
Forever 21, stylized as FOREVER 21, is an American fast fashion retailer headquartered in Los Angeles, California.
Fort Minor was an American hip hop side project of Mike Shinoda, who is better known as the rhythm guitarist, keyboardist, producer, and lead vocalist of the American rock band Linkin Park.
Foung Hawj (also Foung Heu;; ຝົງ ເຮີ) is an American politician from the state of Minnesota and member of the Minnesota Senate.
Fox News (officially known as the Fox News Channel, commonly abbreviated to FNC) is an American basic cable and satellite television news channel owned by the Fox Entertainment Group, a subsidiary of 21st Century Fox.
The fractional quantum Hall effect (FQHE) is a physical phenomenon in which the Hall conductance of 2D electrons shows precisely quantised plateaus at fractional values of e^2/h.
François Chau (born October 26, 1959) is a Cambodian American actor.
Francis Brown Wai (April 14, 1917 – October 20, 1944) was a captain in the United States Army and received the Medal of Honor for actions during the recapture of the Philippines from Japan in 1944.
Francis Chan (August 31, 1967) is an American preacher.
Frank Chin (born February 25, 1940) is an American author and playwright.
Frank H. Ono (June 5, 1923 – May 6, 1980) was a United States Army soldier and a recipient of the United States military's highest decoration—the Medal of Honor—for his actions in World War II.
Frank H. Wu is a law professor and author.
Franklin & Bash is an American comedy-drama television series created by Kevin Falls and Bill Chais.
Franklin Ramón Chang Díaz (April 5, 1950) is a Costa Rican-Chinese American mechanical engineer, physicist, former NASA astronaut.
was an American civil rights activist who objected to the internment of Japanese Americans during World War II.
Fred F. Ohr (July 15, 1919 – September 6, 2015) was an American World War II flying ace, credited with the destruction of six aircraft in the air and 17 on the ground.
Fresh Off the Boat is an American sitcom series, starring Hudson Yang, Randall Park, and Constance Wu.
Funny People is a 2009 American comedy-drama film written, co-produced and directed by Judd Apatow.
Garmin Ltd. (shortened to Garmin, stylized as GARMIN, and formerly known as ProNav) is an American multinational technology company founded by Gary Burrell and Min Kao in 1989 in Lenexa, Kansas, United States, with headquarters located in Olathe, Kansas.
Garrett Richard Wang (born December 15, 1968) is an American actor.
Gary Faye Locke (born January 21, 1950) is an American politician and diplomat who served as the 10th United States ambassador to China (2011–14).
Gary R. Mar is an American philosopher specializing in Logic, the Philosophy of Mathematics, contemporary analytic philosophy, Asian American Philosophy and the Philosophy of Religion.
Gene Luen Yang (Chinese Traditional: 楊謹倫, Simplified: 杨谨伦, Pinyin: Yáng Jǐnlún; born August 9, 1973) is an Asian-American cartoonist.
In the United States Army, United States Marine Corps, and United States Air Force, general (abbreviated as GEN in the Army or Gen in the Air Force and Marine Corps) is a four-star general officer rank, with the pay grade of O-10.
General Hospital (commonly abbreviated GH) is an American daytime television medical drama.
Geoffrey Arend (born February 28, 1978) is an American film, television, voice and theater actor.
George Ariyoshi (born as) is an American politician and lawyer who served as the third Governor of Hawaii from 1974 to 1986.
George Taro "Joe" Sakato (February 19, 1921 – December 2, 2015) was an American combat soldier of World War II who received the Medal of Honor, the nation's highest military award for valor.
George Hosato Takei (born Hosato Takei, April 20, 1937) is an American actor, director, author, and activist.
George Walker Bush (born July 6, 1946) is an American politician who served as the 43rd President of the United States from 2001 to 2009.
Gideon Lee Yu (born May 14, 1971) is a Korean-American sports executive and a high technology investor and advisor.
Gilmore Girls is an American comedy-drama television series, created by Amy Sherman-Palladino and starring Lauren Graham and Alexis Bledel.
Girls' Generation, also known as SNSD, is a South Korean girl group formed by SM Entertainment.
Gish Jen, born Lillian Jen August 12, 1955, is a contemporary American writer and speaker.
Gobind Behari Lal was an Indian-American journalist and independence activist.
Gold is a chemical element with symbol Au (from aurum) and atomic number 79, making it one of the higher atomic number elements that occur naturally.
Google LLC is an American multinational technology company that specializes in Internet-related services and products, which include online advertising technologies, search engine, cloud computing, software, and hardware.
Gordon Paiea Chung-Hoon, (Honolulu, Hawaii, July 25, 1910 – July 24, 1979) was an admiral in the United States Navy, who served during World War II and was the first Asian American flag officer.
Got7 is a South Korean boy band formed by JYP Entertainment.
The Governor of Hawaii is the chief executive of the state of Hawaii and its various agencies and departments, as provided in the Hawaii State Constitution Article V, Sections 1 through 6.
Grace Park (born March 14, 1974) is an American-Canadian actress.
A Grammy Award (stylized as GRAMMY, originally called Gramophone Award), or Grammy, is an award presented by The Recording Academy to recognize achievement in the music industry.
Greek (typographically stylized as GRΣΣK) is an American comedy-drama television series that aired on ABC Family from July 9, 2007, to March 7, 2011.
The Green Bay Packers are a professional American football team based in Green Bay, Wisconsin.
The green fluorescent protein (GFP) is a protein composed of 238 amino acid residues (26.9 kDa) that exhibits bright green fluorescence when exposed to light in the blue to ultraviolet range.
Grey's Anatomy is an American medical drama television series that premiered on March 27, 2005, on the American Broadcasting Company (ABC) as a mid-season replacement.
Griffin Alexander Gluck (born August 24, 2000) is an American actor.
Guiding Light (known as The Guiding Light before 1975) is an American television soap opera.
A gun is a tubular ranged weapon typically designed to pneumatically discharge projectiles that are solid (most guns) but can also be liquid (as in water guns/cannons and projected water disruptors) or even charged particles (as in a plasma gun) and may be free-flying (as with bullets and artillery shells) or tethered (as with Taser guns, spearguns and harpoon guns).
Gunnery sergeant (GySgt) is the seventh enlisted rank in the United States Marine Corps, just above staff sergeant and below master sergeant and first sergeant, and is a staff non-commissioned officer (SNCO).
Gus Lee (born 1946) is a best-selling American author and ethicist.
Guy Aoki (born May 12, 1962) is a Japanese-American civil rights activist.
Guy Takeo Kawasaki (born August 30, 1954) is an American marketing specialist, author, and Silicon Valley venture capitalist.
Gyo Obata (born February 28, 1923) is an American architect, the son of painter Chiura Obata and his wife, Haruko Obata, a floral designer.
Xuefei Jin (born February 21, 1956) is a Chinese-American poet and novelist using the pen name Ha Jin (哈金).
Hae Jong Kim (born 1935) was a Korean-American bishop of the United Methodist Church, elected in 1992, who resigned as a bishop in 2005.
Hailee Steinfeld (born December 11, 1996) is an American actress and singer.
Haley Ishimatsu (born September 10, 1992 in Bellflower, California) is an American platform diver.
Playwright and novelist Han Ong (born 1968) is both a high-school dropout and one of the youngest recipients of a MacArthur Foundation "genius" grant.
Happy Days is an American television sitcom that aired first-run from January 15, 1974, to September 24, 1984 on ABC, with a total of 255 half-hour episodes spanning eleven seasons.
Happy Tree Friends is an animated video series created and developed by Aubrey Ankrum, Rhode Montijo, Kenn Navarro and Warren Graff for Mondo Media.
Har Gobind Khorana (9 January 1922 – 9 November 2011) was an Indian American biochemist.
Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle (alternatively known as Harold & Kumar Get the Munchies) is a 2004 American stoner comedy film and the first installment of the ''Harold & Kumar'' series.
Harold Hongju Koh (born December 8, 1954) is an American lawyer and legal scholar.
, born was an American Olympic weightlifter, professional wrestler, and film actor.
Harry Binkley Harris Jr. (born August 4, 1956) is a retired admiral in the United States Navy who currently serves as the United States Ambassador to South Korea.
Harry Shum Jr. (born April 28, 1982) is a Costa Rican-born Chinese American actor, dancer, singer and choreographer.
Haruki Robert Nakamura (born April 18, 1986) is a former American football safety.
Hawaii Five-0 is an American action police procedural television series that premiered on Monday, September 20, 2010, on CBS.The series is a reboot of the original series, which aired on CBS from 1968 to 1980.
Hazel Ying Lee (August 24, 1912 – November 25, 1944) was a Chinese-American pilot who flew for the Women Airforce Service Pilots (WASP) during World War II.
Heather Jeanne Fong (born 1956) is the former chief of police for San Francisco, California, United States.
Henry Cho (born December 30, 1962) is an American stand-up comedian.
Heroes is an American science fiction television drama series created by Tim Kring that appeared on NBC for four seasons from September 25, 2006 through February 8, 2010.
HGTV Star, named HGTV Design Star for the first seven seasons, is an American reality competition show airing on the cable television network HGTV.
is a Japanese-American chess grandmaster.
Hines Edward Ward Jr. (born March 8, 1976) is a former American football wide receiver who played 14 seasons for the Pittsburgh Steelers of the National Football League (NFL).
Hiram Leong Fong, born Yau Leong FongNakaso, Dan.
Hiroshi H. "Hershey" Miyamura (born October 6, 1925) is a Japanese-American retired United States Army soldier and recipient of the Medal of Honor for actions in the Korean War.
Hmong Americans are Americans of Hmong or Miao descent from China, Southeast Asia, most notably from Thailand, Vietnam and Laos.
Hoang Kieu (born in Vietnam - Triệu Phong, Quảng Trị Province) is a Vietnamese-born American billionaire who owned 37% of Shanghai RAAS Blood Products in 2013, which is traded on the Shenzhen Stock Exchange.
Hollywood is a neighborhood in the central region of Los Angeles, California.
The Honolulu Star-Bulletin was a daily newspaper based in Honolulu, Hawaii, United States.
Hook is a 1991 American fantasy comedy adventure film directed by Steven Spielberg and written by James V. Hart and Malia Scotch Marmo.
Hubert Vo (Võ in Vietnamese) (born 30 May 1956) is a Democratic member of the Texas House of Representatives for House District 149.
The Hui people (Xiao'erjing: خُوِذُو; Dungan: Хуэйзў, Xuejzw) are an East Asian ethnoreligious group predominantly composed of Han Chinese adherents of the Muslim faith found throughout China, mainly in the northwestern provinces of the country and the Zhongyuan region.
Hulk is a 2003 American superhero film based on the fictional Marvel Comics character of the same name.
Human Giant was a sketch comedy show on MTV, starring writer/performers Aziz Ansari, Rob Huebel, and Paul Scheer, and directed primarily by Jason Woliner.
Hung Huynh (born January 25, 1978) is a Vietnamese-American chef, best known as the winner of the third season of Top Chef, a reality cooking competition series on Bravo.
Huping Ling (born 1956) is a professor of history, the founder of the Asian studies program, and the past department chair at Truman State University.
I Corps "America's Corps" is a corps of the United States Army headquartered in Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington.
I Love You, Man (originally titled Let's Be Friends) is a 2009 American romantic comedy film directed by John Hamburg and written by Hamburg, based on a script previously by Larry Levin.
Ieoh Ming Pei, FAIA, RIBA – website of Pei Cobb Freed & Partners (born 26 April 1917), commonly known as I. M.
IAMMEDIC is an Electro Pop band originally formed in 2010 by leader, Enik Lin as a solo side project following the dissolution of his previous band and enlisted former Burning Tree Project co-member Andre Harris, and lifelong friend Danny Park.
IDW Publishing is an American publisher of comic books, graphic novels, art books, and comic strip collections.
Ignatius Chung Wang (born February 27, 1934, Beijing, China) is an American bishop of the Roman Catholic Church.
iiO (pronounced "eye-oh") was a New York City-based dance music act composed of singer and songwriter Nadia Ali and record producer Markus Moser.
Illinois is a state in the Midwestern region of the United States.
Ramon Ibanga Jr., professionally known as Illmind (often stylized as !llmind) is a Filipino American hip hop producer and educator from Bloomfield, New Jersey.
Image Comics is an American comic book publisher.
The Imperial Japanese Army (IJA; Dai-Nippon Teikoku Rikugun; "Army of the Greater Japanese Empire") was the official ground-based armed force of the Empire of Japan from 1868 to 1945.
Indian Americans or Indo-Americans are Americans whose ancestry belongs to any of the many ethnic groups of the Republic of India.
Indonesian Americans (Orang Amerika Indonesia) are migrants from the multiethnic country of Indonesia to the United States, and their U.S.-born descendants.
Indra Krishnamurthy Nooyi (born 28 October 1955) is an Indian American business executive and the current Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of PepsiCo, the second largest food and beverage business in the world by net revenue.
The Institute for Defense Analyses (IDA) is an American non-profit corporation that administers three federally funded research and development centers (FFRDCs) – the Systems and Analyses Center (SAC), the Science and Technology Policy Institute (STPI), and the Center for Communications and Computing (C&C) – to assist the United States government in addressing national security issues, particularly those requiring scientific and technical expertise.
The International Federation of BodyBuilding and Fitness (IFBB), headquartered in Madrid, is an international professional sports governing body for bodybuilding and fitness that oversees many of the sport's major international events, notably the World and Continental Championships.
The International Space Station (ISS) is a space station, or a habitable artificial satellite, in low Earth orbit.
The internment of Japanese Americans in the United States during World War II was the forced relocation and incarceration in camps in the western interior of the country of between 110,000 and 120,000Various primary and secondary sources list counts between persons.
In the context of the history of the 20th century, the interwar period was the period between the end of the First World War in November 1918 and the beginning of the Second World War in September 1939.
Into the Badlands is an American television series that premiered on AMC November 15, 2015.
The Iraq WarThe conflict is also known as the War in Iraq, the Occupation of Iraq, the Second Gulf War, and Gulf War II.
Irell & Manella LLP is an American law firm founded in 1941 by lawyers Lawrence E. Irell (1912–2000) and Arthur Manella (1917–1997).
Iron Chef America is an American cooking show based on Fuji Television's Iron Chef, and is the second American adaptation of the series, following the failed Iron Chef USA.
María Isabel Preysler Arrastia (born 18 February 1951), better known as Isabel Preysler, is a Filipina socialite and television host.
Iva Ikuko Toguri D'Aquino (July 4, 1916 – September 26, 2006) was an American who participated in English-language propaganda broadcasts transmitted by Radio Tokyo to Allied soldiers in the South Pacific during World War II on ''The Zero Hour'' radio show.
Ivana Hong (born December 11, 1992 in Worcester, Massachusetts) is an American former artistic gymnast.
The Jabbawockeez (stylized as JabbaWocKeeZ) is an American hip-hop dance crew, best known for being the winners of the first season of America's Best Dance Crew in 2008.
Jack Soo (October 28, 1917 – January 11, 1979) was a Japanese American actor.
The Jacksonville Jaguars are an American professional football franchise based in Jacksonville, Florida.
Jade Snow Wong (January 21, 1922 – 16 March 2006) was a Chinese American ceramic artist and author of two memoirs.
Jaegwon Kim (born September 12, 1934) is a Korean-American philosopher who is now an emeritus professor at Brown University, but who also taught at several other leading American universities.
James Edward Duval (born September 10, 1972) is an American actor, who is known for his roles in the Gregg Araki trilogy—Totally Fucked Up, The Doom Generation, and Nowhere—in addition to Frank in Donnie Darko, Blank in May, Miguel in Independence Day and Singh in Go.
James Hong (born February 22, 1929) is an American actor, voice actor, producer, and director of Chinese descent.
(born March 26, 1968) is a Japanese-American rock musician.
James K. Okubo (May 30, 1920 – January 29, 1967) was a United States Army soldier.
James Kyson (born December 13, 1975) is a South Korean-born American actor best known for his television work.
James Saburo Shigeta (June 17, 1929 – July 28, 2014) was an American film and television actor.
James Sun (is an entrepreneur, television host, and public speaker. He is the owner of Dramabeans.com, Beautytap.com, and AppZocial. He is the former CEO and Founder of Pirq.com, which was acquired by iPayment, Inc. He was the host of a BBC television program called Sun Tzu War on Business. Sun appeared on Season 6 of Donald Trump's reality show The Apprentice. He was chosen to be the host of "Celebrate Asia" with the Seattle Symphony on January 14, 2011, and opened the event as the Master of Ceremonies.
Wong Tung Jim, A.S.C. (August 28, 1899 – July 12, 1976), known professionally as James Wong Howe, was a Chinese American cinematographer who worked on over 130 films.
James J. Yee (or 余优素福, also known by the Arabic name Yusuf Yee) (born c. 1968) is an American former United States Army chaplain with the rank of captain.
Jamie Jilynn Chung (born April 10, 1983) is an American actress, blogger, and former reality television personality.
Jane was an American magazine created to appeal to the women who grew up reading Sassy Magazine; Jane Pratt was the founding editor of each.
Jane Jungyon Kim (born July 9, 1977) is an American civil rights attorney and politician, and the first Korean American elected official in San Francisco.
Janel Meilani Parrish (born October 30, 1988) is an American actress and singer.
Janice Kawaye (born April 4, 1970) is an American voice actress known for her roles as Ami in the cartoon Hi Hi Puffy AmiYumi which aired on Cartoon Network in the mid-2000s, Jenny, the title character in My Life as a Teenage Robot and Gi in Captain Planet and the Planeteers.
Janie Tsao (born 1953), née Wu Chien, is a Taiwanese-born American entrepreneur and hardware engineer.
Janina Zione Gavankar (born November 29, 1980) is an American actress and musician best known for her roles as Iden Versio in Star Wars Battlefront II, Luna Garza in True Blood, and Shiva in The League.
are Americans who are fully or partially of Japanese descent, especially those who identify with that ancestry, along with their cultural characteristics.
Jasmine Soriano Trias (born November 3, 1986) is a Filipino-American singer-entertainer who was the third place finalist on the third season of American Idol.
Jason Scott Lee (born November 19, 1966) is an American actor and martial artist.
Jawed Karim (born October 28, 1979) is an Internet entrepreneur and co-founder of YouTube.
Jay Park (Korean name: Park Jae-beom, Hangul: 박재범, Hanja: 朴載範; born April 25, 1987) is a Korean-American singer, songwriter, rapper, dancer, record producer, model, choreographer, entrepreneur and actor.
Jean Kwok is the award-winning, New York Times and international bestselling Chinese American author of two novels: Girl in Translation and Mambo in Chinatown.
Jeanette Lee (born Lee Jin-Hee, Hangul: 이진희, July 9, 1971 in Brooklyn, New York) is an American professional pool player.
Jeff Chang is an American journalist and music critic on hip hop music and culture.
Jeff Kashiwa (born 1963) is a saxophonist from Seattle who became known in 1989 as a member of the jazz fusion group The Rippingtons.
Jeff Yang is an American writer, journalist, businessman, and business/media consultant who writes the "Tao Jones" column for the Wall Street Journal.
Jenna Noelle Ushkowitz (born April 28, 1986) is a South Korean-born American actress, singer, and podcast host.
Jennie Kwan (born Jennifer Trinidad Fernando; September 9, 1973) is an American actress and singer.
Jennifer Tilly (born Jennifer Ellen Chan; September 16, 1958) is an American-Canadian actress and poker player.
Jennifer Yee is an American chef, specializing in pastry.
Jen-Hsun "Jensen" Huang (born February 17, 1963) is a Taiwan-born American entrepreneur and businessman.
Jeong Hun Kim (김종훈; born August 13, 1960) is a South Korean-born U.S. technology entrepreneur, businessman, and philanthropist.
Jeremy Shu-How Lin (born August 23, 1988) is an American professional basketball player for the Brooklyn Nets of the National Basketball Association (NBA).
Jerry Chih-Yuan Yang (born November 6, 1968) is a Taiwanese-American Internet entrepreneur, engineer, and programmer.
Jesse Nathanael "Nathan" Aliganga (October 17, 1976August 7, 1998) was a United States Marine Corps security guard who was killed in the 1998 U.S. embassy bombings in Nairobi, Kenya.
Jessica Jung (born April 18, 1989), known professionally as Jessica, is an American singer, songwriter, actress, model, fashion designer, and businesswoman currently based in South Korea.
Jessica Elizabeth Sanchez (born August 4, 1995) is a Filipino-American singer and songwriter originally from Chula Vista, California.
Jessica Lingmin Yu (born 14 February 1966) is an American film director, writer, producer, and editor.
Nilanjana Sudeshna "Jhumpa" Lahiri (ঝুম্পা লাহিড়ী; born on July 11, 1967) is an American author.
Jim Lee (Korean 이용철; born August 11, 1964) is a Korean American comic-book artist, writer, editor, and publisher.
Datuk Jimmy Choo Yeang Keat OBE AllMalaysia.info, 27 August 2004 (born 15 November 1948) is a Malaysian fashion designer based in the United Kingdom.
Jimmy Choo Ltd is a British high fashion house specialising in shoes, handbags, accessories and fragrances.
Jimmy Meng (born 1944) is a former New York State Assemblyman representing the 22nd Assembly District, which includes Flushing and College Point in Queens, New York.
Joan Chen (or Chen Chong; born April 26, 1961) is a Chinese American actress, film director, screenwriter, and film producer.
Jocelyn Enriquez (born December 28, 1974) is an American dance-pop singer from San Francisco.
Joseph Hahn (born March 15, 1977) is an American musician, DJ, director and visual artist.
Joe J. Hayashi (August 14, 1920 – April 22, 1945) was a United States Army soldier.
Private First Class Joe M. Nishimoto (February 21, 1919 – November 15, 1944) was a United States Army soldier.
Joseph Roche (born 1967) is an Iraq War veteran and conservative commentator.
John Chew Young (June 16, 1912 – October 27, 1987), Chinese American, was born in San Jose, California.
John Cho (born Cho Yo Han; June 16, 1972) is an American actor and musician.
Major General John Liu Fugh (September 12, 1934 – May 11, 2010) was the first Chinese American to attain general officer status in the U.S. Army.
John Nath Kapoor (born 1942/1943) is an Indian American billionaire pharmaceutical entrepreneur.
John Chun Liu (born January 8, 1967) is a Taiwanese American politician in New York City, who previously served as the 43rd New York City Comptroller from January 1, 2010 to December 31, 2013.
John R. D'Araujo Jr. is a retired United States Army major general who served as Director of the Army National Guard and an official with the Federal Emergency Management Agency.
John S. Chen (born July 1, 1955) is a Hong Kong-born British-American businessman serving as executive chairman and chief executive officer of BlackBerry Ltd.
John Tu (born 1940) is a Chinese-born American entrepreneur and philanthropist.
John Yang (born February 10, 1958) is an American Peabody Award-winning television news correspondent, commentator and as of February 2016, a special correspondent for the PBS NewsHour.
John Choon Yoo (born July 10, 1967) is a Korean-American attorney, law professor, and author.
Johnny Chan (He has another Chinese name "Chen Qiangni" which is also commonly used by Chinese-language media. It is a transliteration of "Johnny Chan" (as "Chen" for "Chan", "Qiangni" for "Johnny") rather than his Chinese birth name. born in Guangzhou, China in 1957) is a Chinese-American professional poker player.
Johnny David Damon (born November 5, 1973) is a retired American professional baseball outfielder who played in Major League Baseball (MLB) from 1995 to 2012.
Johnny Kan (1906-1972) was a Chinese American restaurateur in Chinatown, San Francisco, ca 1950-1970.
Johnny Tsunami is a 1999 Disney Channel Original Movie (DCOM).
Johnny Yong Bosch (born January 6, 1976) is an American actor, voice actor, martial artist and musician.
Jon Jang (born March 11, 1954) is an American jazz pianist, composer, and bandleader.
Jonah Woodson Hex is a western comic book antihero appearing in comic books published by DC Comics.
Jonathan Luke Ke Huy Quan (Quan Kế Huy; Chinese: 關 繼 威; Cantonese: Gwāan Gaiwāi, Mandarin: Guān Jìwēi; born: August 20, 1971) is a Vietnamese-born American actor and stunt choreographer of Chinese descent.
Jordan Taylor Clarkson (born June 7, 1992) is a Filipino-American professional basketball player for the Cleveland Cavaliers of the National Basketball Association (NBA).
Jorge Gabriel Cham (Spanish) (born May 1976) is a cartoonist and roboticist best known for his popular newspaper and web comic strip Piled Higher and Deeper (PhD Comics).
José Balitón Nísperos (December 30, 1887–September 1, 1922) was a member of the Philippine Scouts who received the Medal of Honor during the Moro Rebellion.
Jose Garcia Villa (August 5, 1908 – February 7, 1997) was a Filipino poet, literary critic, short story writer, and painter.
Jose Cabalfin Calugas (December 29, 1907 – January 18, 1998) was a member of the Philippine Scouts during World War II.
Ánh Quang "Joseph" Cao (Cao Quang Ánh; born March 13, 1967) is a Vietnamese American politician who was the U.S. Representative for from 2009 to 2011.
Major General Joseph Caravalho, Jr., M.D., (born c. 1957) is a physician and career officer in the Medical Corps of the United States Army.
Joseph Heco (born September 20, 1837 – December 12, 1897) was the first Japanese person to be naturalized as a United States citizen and the first to publish a Japanese language newspaper.
Josie Natori, (born Josefina Almeda Cruz) is an American fashion designer and the CEO and founder of The Natori Company.
The Journal of Asian American Studies is a triannual academic journal established in 1998 and is the official publication of the Association for Asian American Studies.
Joyce Chen (née Liao Chia-ai, September 14, 1917 – August 23, 1994) was a Chinese-American chef, restaurateur, author, television personality, and entrepreneur.
Jerry Tran, sometimes credited as JT Tran or The Asian Playboy, is a dating coach and pickup artist as well as dating advice columnist for LA Weekly and Baller Magazine.
Judy Yung (born 1946 San Francisco, California) is professor emerita in American Studies at the University of California, Santa Cruz.
Julia Ling, born Xiao Wei Lin is an American actress.
Julia Nickson (born 11 September 1958) is a Singapore born American actress.
Julie Suzanne Chen (born January 6, 1970) is an American television personality, news anchor, and producer for CBS.
Julie Wu Chu (born March 13, 1982) is an American Olympic ice hockey player who plays the position of forward on the United States women's ice hockey team and the position of defense on Les Canadiennes.
Justin Jitae Chon (born May 29, 1981) is an American actor, director, and YouTube personality.
Justin Kan (born 1983) is an American Internet entrepreneur and investor.
Justin Lin (born October 11, 1971) is a Taiwanese American film director whose films have grossed US$2.3 billion worldwide as of March 2017.
Justin Tokimitsu Nozuka (born September 29, 1988) is a Canadian-American singer and songwriter.
Kah Kyung Cho (born 1927) is a Korean-American philosopher.
Kaity Tong (born July 23, 1947) is a Chinese-born American broadcast journalist.
Kalpen Suresh Modi (born April 23, 1977) is an American actor, comedian, producer, and former civil servant best known by his stage name Kal Penn.
Kalpana Chawla (March 17, 1962 – February 1, 2003) was an American astronaut and the first woman of Indian origin in space.
Kamala Devi Harris (born October 20, 1964) is an American lawyer and politician serving as the junior United States Senator from California since 2017.
Kamila Shamsie (born 13 August 1973) is a British Pakistani novelist.
The Kansas City Royals are an American professional baseball team based in Kansas City, Missouri.
Kaoru Moto (April 25, 1917 – August 26, 1992) was a United States Army soldier.
Kara (Hangul: 카라, Japanese: カラ, often stylized as KARA) was a South Korean pop girl group formed by DSP Media in 2007.
Karen Lee Orzolek (born November 22, 1978), better known by her stage name Karen O, is a South Korean-born American singer, songwriter, musician, and record producer.
Karin Anna Cheung (born November 2, 1974) is an American actress, singer/songwriter, and artist.
Kawika Shoji (born November 11, 1987) is an American volleyball player, a member of United States men's national volleyball team and Italian club Gi Group Monza, gold medalist of the 2014 World League and 2015 World Cup.
Kayla Blake (born Elsie Mapuana Sniffen; December 4, 1963) is an American actress.
Kayo Hatta (March 18, 1958 – July 20, 2005) was an Asian American filmmaker, writer, and community activist.
Kazuo Otani (June 2, 1918 – July 15, 1944) was a United States Army soldier and a recipient of the United States military's highest decoration—the Medal of Honor—for his actions in World War II.
Keanu Charles Reeves (born September 2, 1964) is a Canadian actor, director, producer, and musician.
Christine Keiko Agena (born October 3, 1973) is an American actress known professionally as Keiko Agena.
Kelis Rogers (born August 21, 1979), better known mononymously as Kelis, is an American singer, songwriter and chef.
Kelly Hu (born February 13, 1968) is an American actress, voice artist, former fashion model and beauty queen.
Kelly Vitz (born Kelly Vitzthum on June 10, 1988) is an American actress and is best known for portraying Magenta in the 2005 film, Sky High.
Kelsey Asbille Chow (born September 9, 1991) is an American actress.
Kelvin Yu (born 1979) is a Taiwanese American actor who began his television and film career with a recurring role as Freddy Gong on the WB series Popular.
Kendrick Kang-Joh Jeong (born July 13, 1969) is a Korean-American actor, stand-up comedian, and former physician.
Kenneth Leung (born January 21, 1970) is an American actor who is best known for playing Miles Straume in Lost, Admiral Statura in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Detective Stephen Sing in Saw, and Kid Omega in X-Men: The Last Stand.
Kenn Navarro (born 1979 in Manila, Philippines) is a Filipino American animator known for creating the popular internet cartoon Happy Tree Friends.
Kenneth Choi (born October 20, 1971) is an American actor.
Kenneth P. Moritsugu (born March 5, 1945) is an American physician and public health administrator.
Kent Ninomiya is the first male Asian American broadcast journalist to be a primary news anchor of a television station in the United States.
Kenya, officially the Republic of Kenya, is a country in Africa with its capital and largest city in Nairobi.
Kerenina Sunny Halim (also spelled Karenina; born in Jakarta, 13 June 1986), an Indonesian American, was Miss Indonesia (DKI Jakarta) 2009.
Kero One is a Korean-American hip hop MC, producer, and DJ from San Francisco, California.
Kai Wen "Kevin" Tan (born September 24, 1981) is an American artistic gymnast.
Christopher Thomas Woo (born November 25, 1991), known professionally as Kevin or Kevin Woo, is an American singer, actor and television host currently based in South Korea.
Ki Hong Lee (born September 30, 1986) is a Korean-American actor and voice actor.
Kickstarter is an American public-benefit corporation based in Brooklyn, New York, that maintains a global crowdfunding platform focused on creativity and merchandising.
Killed in action (KIA) is a casualty classification generally used by militaries to describe the deaths of their own combatants at the hands of hostile forces.
Kim A. Thayil (born September 4, 1960) is an American musician best known as the lead guitarist of the Seattle-based rock band Soundgarden, which he cofounded with singer Chris Cornell and bassist Hiro Yamamoto in 1984.
Kimberly Yee (born February 23, 1974) is an American politician and a Republican member of the Arizona Senate representing District 20 since January 14, 2013.
Kimora Lee Leissner (née Perkins, formerly Simmons; born May 4, 1975) is an American fashion model and fashion designer.
Kingston Technology Corporation is an American, privately held, multinational computer technology corporation that develops, manufactures, sells and supports flash memory products and other computer-related memory products.
Kiran Carrie Chetry (किरण क्षेत्री, born August 26, 1974) is a former American television broadcast journalist who, until 2011, was a cable news anchor for CNN's American Morning.
Kiyoshi K. Muranaga (February 16, 1922 – June 26, 1944) was a United States Army soldier and a recipient of the United States military's highest decoration—the Medal of Honor—for his actions in World War II.
Kjell Norwood Lindgren (born 23 January 1973) is a current NASA astronaut.
Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (KPCB) is an American venture capital firm headquartered on Sand Hill Road in Menlo Park in Silicon Valley.
KNXV-TV, virtual and UHF digital channel 15, is an ABC-affiliated television station licensed to Phoenix, Arizona, United States.
Korean Americans (Hangul: 한국계 미국인, Hanja: 韓國系美國人, Hangukgye Migukin) are Americans of Korean heritage or descent, mostly from South Korea, and with a very small minority from North Korea, China, Japan and Post-Soviet states.
KPNX, virtual and VHF digital channel 12, is an NBC-affiliated television station serving Phoenix, Arizona, United States that is licensed to Mesa.
Krisna "Kris" Dim (born May 7, 1973) is an IFBB professional bodybuilder.
Kristen Kish is an American top chef best known for winning Season 10 of ''Top Chef''.
Kristine Tsuya Yamaguchi (born July 12, 1971) is an American former figure skater.
Chrystal Soo Jung (born October 24, 1994), better known by the mononym Krystal, is an American singer and actress based in South Korea.
Kumail Nanjiani (born February 21, 1978) is a Pakistani-American stand-up comedian, actor, writer, and podcast host.
Kumar P. Barve (Marathi: कुमार बर्वे) (born September 8, 1958 in Schenectady, New York is an American politician. He is a member of the Maryland House of Delegates, representing District 17 in Montgomery County, which includes the cities of Rockville and Gaithersburg. He was the first Asian-American, of Indian descent, to be elected to a state legislature in the United States, and served from 2002 to 2015 as the Majority Leader of the House of Delegates. In 2015, he was appointed to chair the House Environment and Transportation Committee, which oversees transportion, the environment, agriculture, ethics, and housing and real property law. His legislative work has focused largely on protecting the environment, improving health care, and the promotion of the high-tech industry in Maryland. He sponsored both the 1995 Health Access Act that place limits on HMOs for the first time and legislation that created the Technology Development Corporation of Maryland. He unsuccessfully ran for Congress in 2016 in Maryland's 8th congressional district, losing the Democratic Primary to the eventual winner, State Senator Jamie Raskin.
Major Kurt Chew-Een Lee ((January 21, 1926 – March 3, 2014) was the first United States Marine Corps officer of Chinese descent. Lee earned the Navy Cross under fire in Korea in September 1950, serving in the 1st Battalion 7th Marines. Lee and his younger brothers Chew-Fan Lee and Chew-Mon Lee all earned bravery medals in the Korean War.
Kyla Briana Ross (born October 24, 1996) is an American college artistic gymnast.
LA Weekly is a free weekly alternative newspaper in Los Angeles, California.
Lam Research Corporation is an American corporation that engages in the design, manufacture, marketing, and service of semiconductor processing equipment used in the fabrication of integrated circuits.
Lan Samantha Chang (張嵐; pinyin: Zhāng Lán), born 1965, is an American writer of novels and short stories.
Lance Allan Ito (born August 2, 1950) is an American retired judge best known for presiding over the O.J. Simpson murder case while on the bench of the Los Angeles County Superior Court.
Lance Krall (born December 9, 1970 in Monterey, California) is an American comedian and actor, television writer, director, and producer of Vietnamese descent.
Laotian Americans are Americans of Lao descent.
The Laotian Civil War (1959–75) was fought between the Communist Pathet Lao (including many North Vietnamese of Lao ancestry) and the Royal Lao Government, with both sides receiving heavy external support in a proxy war between the global Cold War superpowers.
Larry Asera, a Filipino American engineer, businessman, and politician, is the first Filipino American elected to public office in the US mainland.
Larry Ramos (born Hilario Ramos; April 19, 1942 – April 30, 2014) was a guitarist, banjo player, and vocalist with the 1960s American pop band The Association.
Last Comic Standing is an American reality television talent competition show on NBC that aired from 2003 to 2010, then again in 2014 and 2015.
Laura Chang (born in Seattle, Washington) is an American journalist.
Lauren Tom (born August 4, 1961) is an American actress and voice actress.
Laurence Michael Yep (born June 14, 1948) is a prolific Chinese-American writer, best known for children's books.
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (often abbreviated to Law & Order: SVU or just SVU) is an American police procedural, legal, crime drama television series set in New York City, where it is also primarily produced.
Leana Sheryle Wen (born January 27, 1983), --> is a physician, public health advocate, --> and the health commissioner of Baltimore City, Maryland, USA.
Leandro Aragoncillo (born 1960) is a former FBI intelligence analyst and a retired United States Marine Corps gunnery-sergeant who was convicted of spying against the United States Government in 2007.
Lee Tung Foo (also known as Frank Lee) was a Chinese American Vaudeville performer born in California who performed in English, German, and Latin.
Leroy Chiao (born August 28, 1960) is an American engineer, former NASA astronaut, entrepreneur, motivational speaker, and engineering consultant.
LGBT, or GLBT, is an initialism that stands for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender.
Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) rights in the United States of America vary by jurisdiction.
Liane Lissa Sato (born September 9, 1964 in Santa Monica, California) is a retired female volleyball player from the United States, who won the bronze medal with the USA National Team at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Spain.
In the United States Army, U.S. Marine Corps, and U.S. Air Force, a lieutenant colonel is a field grade military officer rank just above the rank of major and just below the rank of colonel.
Lieutenant general, lieutenant-general and similar (abbrev Lt Gen, LTG and similar) is a three-star military rank (NATO code OF-8) used in many countries.
In the United States Army, United States Marine Corps, and the United States Air Force, lieutenant general (abbreviated LTG in the Army, Lt Gen in the Air Force, and LtGen in the Marine Corps) is a three-star general officer rank, with the pay grade of O-9.
The Lieutenant Governor of Delaware is the second ranking executive officer of the U.S. state of Delaware.
Linda Park (born July 9, 1978) is an actress, mainly known for her portrayal of communications officer character Hoshi Sato in the television series Star Trek: Enterprise.
Linda Sue Park (born March 25, 1960) is an American author of teen fiction.
Lindsay Jaylyn Price Stone (born December 6, 1976) is an American television actress and singer.
Linkin Park is an American rock band from Agoura Hills, California.
Linksys is an American company selling data networking hardware products mainly to home users and small businesses.
Lisa Furukawa (古川梨沙 Furukawa Risa, born January 25, 1976, Tokyo, Japan) is a Japanese American pianist, singer, arranger, and songwriter based in Seattle, Washington.
Lisa J. Ling (born August 30, 1973) is an American journalist, television presenter, and author.
Lisa Onodera is an American independent film producer, of such noted films as Picture Bride, The Debut and Americanese.
Lisa See is an American writer and novelist.
This page is a list of notable Asian Americans.
This is a list of Asian American writers, authors, and poets who have Wikipedia pages.
This is a list of notable Bangladeshi Americans, including both original immigrants who obtained American citizenship and their American descendants.
This is a list of notable Cambodian Americans, including both original immigrants who obtained American citizenship and their American descendants.
This is a list of notable Chinese Americans, including both original immigrants who obtained American citizenship and their American descendants who have made exceptional contributions to various facets of American society.
This is a list of Filipino Americans who have made significant contributions to the American culture, politics, or society.
The Governor of Washington is the head of the executive branch of Washington's state government, the commander-in-chief of the state's military forces, and is responsible for appointing the Poet Laureate of Washington.
This is a list of notable Indian Americans, including both original immigrants who obtained U.S. citizenship and their American descendants.
This is a list of Japanese Americans, including both original immigrants who obtained American citizenship and their American descendants, but not Japanese nationals living or working in the US.
The following is a list of notable Korean Americans, including original immigrants who obtained American citizenship and their American descendants.
The following is a list of notable Pakistani Americans, including both original immigrants who obtained American citizenship and their American descendants.
This is a list of notable Sri Lankan American citizens, including both original immigrants who obtained American citizenship and their American descendants, but does not include Sri Lankan nationals living or working in the U.S. The list includes a brief description of the reason for their notability.
Survivor is an American reality television show, based on the Swedish program, Expedition Robinson.
This is a list of notable Taiwanese Americans, including both original immigrants who obtained American citizenship and their American descendants.
This is a list of notable Vietnamese Americans.
Liza Lapira (born December 3, 1981) is an American actress.
Los Angeles (Spanish for "The Angels";; officially: the City of Los Angeles; colloquially: by its initials L.A.) is the second-most populous city in the United States, after New York City.
The Los Angeles Times is a daily newspaper which has been published in Los Angeles, California since 1881.
Lost is an American drama television series that originally aired on the American Broadcasting Company (ABC) from September 22, 2004, to May 23, 2010, over six seasons, comprising a total of 121 episodes.
Louis Diamond Phillips (né Upchurch; born February 17, 1962) is a Filipino-American actor and director.
Louisiana is a state in the southeastern region of the United States.
The Louvre Pyramid (Pyramide du Louvre) is a large glass and metal pyramid designed by Chinese-American architect I.M. Pei, surrounded by three smaller pyramids, in the main courtyard (Cour Napoléon) of the Louvre Palace (Palais du Louvre) in Paris.
Lucy Alexis Liu (born Lucy Alexis Liu Yu Ling, December 2, 1968) is an American actress, voice actress, director, producer, singer and artist.
Lauren Elizabeth-Marie "Lulu" Antariksa (born August 22, 1995) is an American actress and singer.
Lulu Wang is an American writer and filmmaker.
Lynda Barry (born Linda Jean Barry; January 2, 1956) is an American cartoonist, author, and teacher.
Lynn Chen (born December 24) is a Taiwanese American actress.
Ma Dunjing (Xiao'erjing: ﻣَﺎ دٌ دٍ,,; 2 January 1910 – 3 September 2003) was a prominent Chinese general of the Republic of China era, and the son of General Ma Hongkui, who ruled the northwestern province of Ningxia.
Ma Hongkui (Xiao'erjing: ﻣَﺎ ﺡْﻮ ﻛُﻮِ; March 14, 1892 – January 14, 1970) was a prominent warlord in China during the Republic of China era, ruling the province of Ningxia.
The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation is the 12th-largest private foundation in the United States.
Mad TV (stylized as MADtv) is an American comedy sketch television series originally inspired by Mad magazine.
Magdalen Hsu-Li is an American singer-songwriter, painter, speaker, writer and cultural activist.
Margaret Denise Quigley (born May 22, 1979), professionally known as Maggie Q, is an American actress, model and animal rights activist.
Maia Harumi Shibutani (born July 20, 1994) is an American ice dancer.
Major is a military rank of commissioned officer status, with corresponding ranks existing in many military forces throughout the world.
In the United States Army, Marine Corps, and Air Force, major is a field grade military officer rank above the rank of captain and below the rank of lieutenant colonel.
Major general (abbreviated MG, Maj. Gen. and similar) is a military rank used in many countries.
In the United States Army, United States Marine Corps, and United States Air Force, major general is a two-star general-officer rank, with the pay grade of O-8.
was a Japanese American actor, voice actor, and singer.
Malese Jow (born Elizabeth Melise Jow; February 18, 1991) is an American actress and singer.
Manoj Bhargava is an Indian American businessman and philanthropist.
Margaret Moran Cho (born December 5, 1968) is an American stand-up comedian, actress, fashion designer, author, and singer-songwriter.
Marie Matiko (born September 12, 1971) is an American actress.
Mark Alan Dacascos (born February 26, 1964) is an American actor and martial artist.
Mark Sheldon Foo (February 5, 1958 – December 23, 1994) was a professional surfer.
Mark Lewis "Roman" Polansky (born June 2, 1956 in Paterson, New Jersey) is an American aerospace engineer and research pilot and a former NASA astronaut.
Mark-Paul Harry Gosselaar (born March 1, 1974) is an American actor.
Martin Yan (born 22 December 1948) is a Chinese-American chef and food writer.
Marvel Comics is the common name and primary imprint of Marvel Worldwide Inc., formerly Marvel Publishing, Inc. and Marvel Comics Group, a publisher of American comic books and related media.
Marvell Technology Group, Limited, is a producer of storage, communications and consumer semiconductor products.
The Maryland House of Delegates is the lower house of the legislature of the State of Maryland.
Masato Nakae (December 20, 1917 – September 4, 1998) was a Japanese American United States Army soldier.
(born December 27, 1974) is a Japanese-American actor, producer and digital effects artist.
MasterChef is an American competitive cooking reality show based on the original British series of the same name, open to amateur and home chefs.
Mathew Dumba (born July 25, 1994) is a Canadian ice hockey defenceman.
Matthew Kiichi Heafy (born January 26, 1986) is a Japanese American musician, best known as the rhythm guitarist and lead vocalist for the American heavy metal band Trivium.
Matthew Libatique, (born July 19, 1968) is an American cinematographer who is best known for his work with director Darren Aronofsky on the films Pi (1998), Requiem for a Dream (2000), The Fountain (2006), Black Swan (2010), Noah (2014) and Mother! (2017).
Maulik Navin Pancholy (born January 18, 1974) is an Indian-American actor who is best known for his roles as Jonathan on 30 Rock, Baljeet Tjinder in Phineas and Ferb, Neal in the first season of Whitney, and characters named Sanjay Patel in Weeds and Sanjay and Craig.
Maxine Hong Kingston (born Maxine Ting Ting Hong;Huntley, E. D. (2001). Maxine Hong Kingston: A Critical Companion. p. 1. October 27, 1940) is a Chinese American author and Professor Emerita at the University of California, Berkeley, where she graduated with a BA in English in 1962.
Maya Ying Lin (born October 5, 1959) is an American designer, architect and artist who is known for her work in sculpture and land art.
Mazie Keiko Hirono (Japanese name: 広野 慶子, Hirono Keiko; born November 3, 1947) is an American politician serving as the junior United States Senator from Hawaii since 2013.
Jin Au-Yeung (born June 4, 1982), Chinese name 歐陽靖, known as MC Jin, is a Chinese-American rapper, songwriter, and actor of Hakka descent.
The Medal of Honor is the United States of America's highest and most prestigious personal military decoration that may be awarded to recognize U.S. military service members who distinguished themselves by acts of valor.
The Medical Corps of the United States Navy is a staff corps consisting of military physicians in a variety of specialties.
Mee Moua (RPA: Qaav Ruom, born June 30, 1969 in Xieng Khouang, Laos), is a Hmong American politician, and is the former president and executive director of the Asian Americans Advancing Justice -AAJC(Advancing Justice-AAJC) She served as the vice president for strategic impact initiatives at the Asian & Islander American Health Forum (APIAHF) from 2011–12, and as a member of the Minnesota state senate from 2002-11.
Meg & Dia was an American rock band formed in 2004.
Meg Tilly (born Margaret Elizabeth Chan; February 14, 1960) is a Canadian-American actress and novelist.
Meiling Melançon (born March 3, 1980) also known as Mei Melançon 明依, is an American actress, screenwriter and former fashion model.
Melissa de la Cruz (born 1971) is a Filipina-American author known for her work in young adult fiction.
Merrill’s Marauders (named after Frank Merrill) or Unit Galahad, officially named the 5307th Composite Unit (Provisional), was a United States Army long range penetration special operations jungle warfare unit, which fought in the South-East Asian theatre of World War II, or China-Burma-India Theater (CBI).
The Miami Heat are an American professional basketball team based in Miami.
Michael Te-Pei Chang (born February 22, 1972) is a retired American professional tennis player.
Michael Sowell Copon is an American actor, model, producer, and singer.
Michael Kang (born May 3, 1970) is an American film director and screenwriter.
Michael Kang, born in South Korea on May 13, 1971, is a multi-instrumentalist for the jam band The String Cheese Incident (often abbreviated to SCI).
Michael Yamashita is an American photographer who was born in 1949 in San Francisco, California, but grew up in Montclair, New Jersey.
Michelle Jacquet DeSevren Branch (born July 2, 1983) is an American singer, songwriter, and actress.
Michelle Wingshan Kwan (born July 7, 1980) is a retired American figure skater.
Michelle Malkin (née Maglalang; born October 20, 1970) is an American conservative blogger, political commentator, and author.
Michelle Sung Wie (born October 11, 1989) is an American professional golfer who plays on the LPGA Tour.
Michelle Wu (born 1985) is an American lawyer and politician who is a member of the Boston City Council.
is an American literary critic and former chief book critic for The New York Times.
was a Japanese immigrant who developed his own choreography in America.
Microsoft Corporation (abbreviated as MS) is an American multinational technology company with headquarters in Redmond, Washington.
Mighty Morphin Power Rangers is an American live-action superhero children's television series that premiered on August 28, 1993, on the Fox Kids weekday afternoon block (later weekend morning block).
Michael Makoto Honda (born June 27, 1941) is an American politician and former educator.
Mike Park is a Korean American musician and progressive activist.
Michael Wong (born 1978), better known by his stage name Mike Relm, is an American disc jockey, turntablist, and VJ from San Francisco, California.
Michael Kenji Shinoda (born February 11, 1977) is an American musician, singer, songwriter, rapper, record producer and graphic designer.
Michiko Suwa "Miki" Gorman (August 9, 1935 – September 19, 2015) was an American marathoner of Japanese ancestry.
Mikio Hasemoto (July 13, 1916 – November 29, 1943) was a soldier in United States Army.
The Military Intelligence Hall of Fame is a hall of fame established by the Military Intelligence Corps of the United States Army in 1988 to honor soldiers and civilians who have made exceptional contributions to military intelligence.
The Military Intelligence Service (陸軍情報部) was a World War II U.S. military unit consisting of two branches, the Japanese American Unit described here and the German-Austrian Unit based at Camp Ritchie, described partly in Ritchie Boys.
Mimi So is a New York City-based American jewelry designer, known for a "distinctive and definitive fashion vibe" and a large celebrity clientele.
Min H. Kao is a Taiwan-born American electrical engineer, businessman and philanthropist.
Minae Cattleya Noji (born September 30, 1973) is an American actress who has been in a variety of starring and guest starring roles on various TV shows, movies, and video games.
Vera Mindy Chokalingam (born June 24, 1979), Additional archive on June 25, 2015.
Ming Erh Chang (April 20, 1932 – October 3, 2017) served in the U.S. Navy for 34 years, becoming the first naturalized Asian American naval officer to reach flag rank in the United States Military.
Ming Freeman, born in Taiwan, of Chinese and Canadian descent, is a multi-keyboardist and pianist, musical director, composer and producer who has toured or recorded with artists such as Joni Mitchell, Yanni, Ronnie Laws, Chuck Negron, Jeffrey Osborne, Paula Abdul, Sheena Easton, Gladys Knight, Jean Carne and Michael Henderson.
Ming Tsai (born March 29, 1964) is an American restaurateur, television personality, and celebrity chef.
Ming-Na Wen (born November 20, 1963) is a Chinese-American actress and voice actress.
Minoru Yamasaki (December 1, 1912February 6, 1986) was an American architect, best known for designing the original World Trade Center in New York City and several other large-scale projects.
is an American figure skater.
Mohini Bhardwaj deFreitas (born September 29, 1978) is a retired American artistic gymnast who competed at the 1997 and 2001 World Championships and earned a silver medal with the American team at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens and is a member of the USA Gymnastics Hall of Fame.
Monique Lhuillier (born September 15, 1971 in Cebu City, Philippines) is a Filipino-American fashion designer and creative director known for her bridal, ready-to-wear and lifestyle brand.
Korinna Moon Bloodgood (born September 20, 1975) is an American actress and model, known for her role as Lt.
Morgan Chu (born December 27, 1950), an intellectual property attorney, is one of the first Asian Americans to lead a major U.S. law firm.
In sports, a most valuable player (MVP) award is an honor typically bestowed upon the best-performing player (or players) in an entire league, for a particular competition, or on a specific team.
Mountain Brothers is an American hip hop group originally from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
MSNBC is an American news cable and satellite television network that provides news coverage and political commentary from NBC News on current events.
Mun Charn Wong (Chinese: 黄门赞; Pinyin: Huáng Ménzàn; January 24, 1918 - September 17, 2002) was an American businessman.
N.E.R.D (stylized as N*E*R*D, a backronym of No-one Ever Really Dies) is an American hip hop and rock band, formed in Virginia Beach, Virginia in 1999.
Nadia Ali (نادیہ علی., born 3 August 1980) is a Pakistani-American singer-songwriter.
Nairobi is the capital and the largest city of Kenya.
Nancy Drew is a fictional American character in a mystery fiction series created by publisher Edward Stratemeyer as the female counterpart to his Hardy Boys series.
Nancy "Ka Shen" Kwan (born May 19, 1939) is a Hong Kong-born American actress, who played a pivotal role in the acceptance of actors of Asian ancestry in major Hollywood film roles.
Nargis Mohammed Fakhri is an American actress and model, who mainly appears in Hindi films.
NASA Astronaut Group 20 (The Chumps) saw the training of nine mission specialists, and five international mission specialists to become NASA astronauts.
Natalie Anne Coughlin Hall (born August 23, 1982) is an American competition swimmer and twelve-time Olympic medalist.
Natalise (born Robin Nathalis Chow) is an American singer-songwriter.
Natasha "Tasha" Kanani Janine Kai (born May 22, 1983) is an American professional soccer forward and Olympic gold medalist.
Nathan Ghar-jun Adrian (born December 7, 1988) is an American competitive swimmer and five-time Olympic gold medalist who formerly held the American record in the long course 50-meter freestyle event.
Nathan Chen (born May 5, 1999) is an American figure skater who competes in the men’s singles discipline.
The National Air and Space Museum of the Smithsonian Institution, also called the NASM, is a museum in Washington, D.C..
The National Basketball Association (NBA) is a men's professional basketball league in North America; composed of 30 teams (29 in the United States and 1 in Canada).
The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) is a non-profit organization which regulates athletes of 1,281 institutions and conferences.
The National Football League (NFL) is a professional American football league consisting of 32 teams, divided equally between the National Football Conference (NFC) and the American Football Conference (AFC).
The National Revolutionary Army (NRA), sometimes shortened to Revolutionary Army (革命軍) before 1928, and as National Army (國軍) after 1928, was the military arm of the Kuomintang (KMT, or the Chinese Nationalist Party) from 1925 until 1947 in the Republic of China.
Navi Rawat (born Navlata Rawat; June 5, 1977) is a retired American television actress, known for her roles as Theresa Diaz on the drama series The O.C. and math prodigy Amita Ramanujan on the drama series Numb3rs.
The Navy Cross is the United States military's second-highest decoration awarded for valor in combat.
The National Broadcasting Company (NBC) is an American English language commercial broadcast television network that is a flagship property of NBCUniversal, a subsidiary of Comcast.
NBC News is the news division of the American broadcast television network NBC, formerly known as the National Broadcasting Company when it was founded on radio.
NBC Nightly News (titled as NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt for its weeknight broadcasts since June 22, 2015) is the flagship daily evening television news program for NBC News, the news division of the NBC television network in the United States.
Shaffer Chimere Smith (born October 18, 1982), known professionally as Ne-Yo, is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, dancer, and actor.
New Hampshire is a state in the New England region of the northeastern United States.
The New Jersey General Assembly is the lower house of the New Jersey Legislature.
The New York City Council is the lawmaking body of the City of New York.
The New York City Marathon (branded TCS New York City Marathon and formerly branded ING New York City Marathon for sponsorship reasons) is an annual marathon that courses through the five boroughs of New York City.
The New York Knickerbockers, commonly referred to as the Knicks, are an American professional basketball team based in the borough of Manhattan, in New York City.
The New York Mets are an American professional baseball team based in the New York City borough of Queens.
The New York Philharmonic, officially the Philharmonic-Symphony Society of New York, Inc., globally known as New York Philharmonic Orchestra (NYPO) or New York Philharmonic-Symphony Orchestra, is a symphony orchestra based in New York City in the United States.
New York State Legislature are the two houses that act as the state legislature of the U.S. state of New York.
The John Newbery Medal is a literary award given by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association (ALA).
Newsweek is an American weekly magazine founded in 1933.
Ngô Quang Trưởng (13 December 1929 — 22 January 2007) was an officer in the Army of the Republic of Vietnam (ARVN).
Nguyễn Ngọc Loan (11 December 193014 July 1998) was South Vietnam's chief of National Police.
Nichkhun Buck Horvejkul "California Birth Index, 1905-1995," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VGV3-45W: accessed 4 July 2015), Nichkhun Buck Horvejkul, 24 Jun 1988; citing Los Angeles, California, United States, Department of Health Services, Vital Statistics Department, Sacramento.
Nick Manabat (2 Sept 1972 – 5 Nov 1995) was a Filipino American comic book artist.
Nicole Yongju Jung (born October 7, 1991), better known mononymously as Nicole (Hangul: 니콜), is a Korean-American singer.
Nicole Scherzinger (born Nicole Prescovia Elikolani Valiente; June 29, 1978) is an American singer, songwriter, actress, dancer and television personality.
Nimrata "Nikki" Haley (née Randhawa, born January 20, 1972) is an American politician who is currently the 29th United States Ambassador to the United Nations.
No Doubt is an American ska band from Anaheim, California, that formed in 1986.
Nobu McCarthy (née Atsumi; November 13, 1934 – April 6, 2002) was a Japanese Canadian actress, stage director, and fashion model.
Nobuaki "Warren" Iwatake (岩竹信明. born 1923) is an American citizen who was drafted by the Imperial Japanese Army to serve as a radio operator and communications intercepter.
Norah Jones (born Geetali Norah Shankar; March 30, 1979) is an American singer, songwriter, and pianist.
Norman Yew Heen "Norm" Chow (born May 3, 1946) is an American football coach and former player.
Norman C. Bay (born 1960 in Champaign-Urbana, Illinois) is an American attorney.
Norman Yoshio Mineta (born November 12, 1931) is an American politician.
Noureen Ahmed, known professionally as Noureen DeWulf (born February 28, 1984), is an American actress who starred as Lacey in Anger Management.
Numbers (stylized as NUMB3RS) is an American crime drama television series that ran on CBS from January 23, 2005, to March 12, 2010.
Nvidia Corporation (most commonly referred to as Nvidia, stylized as NVIDIA, or (due to their logo) nVIDIA) is an American technology company incorporated in Delaware and based in Santa Clara, California.
Nylon is an American multi-platform media company and defunct magazine that focus on pop culture and fashion.
NYPD Blue is an American police procedural drama television series set in New York City, exploring the struggles of the fictional 15th Precinct detective squad in Manhattan.
The Office of Legal Counsel (OLC) is an office in the United States Department of Justice that assists the Attorney General's position as legal adviser to the President and all executive branch agencies.
An organic light-emitting diode (OLED) is a light-emitting diode (LED) in which the emissive electroluminescent layer is a film of organic compound that emits light in response to an electric current.
Lisa Olivia Munn (born July 3, 1980), known professionally as Olivia Munn, is an American actress and model.
An organic solar cell or plastic solar cell is a type of photovoltaic that uses organic electronics, a branch of electronics that deals with conductive organic polymers or small organic molecules, for light absorption and charge transport to produce electricity from sunlight by the photovoltaic effect.
The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC; منظمة التعاون الإسلامي; Organisation de la coopération islamique) is an international organization founded in 1969, consisting of 57 member states, with a collective population of over 1.3 billion as of 2009 with 47 countries being Muslim Majority countries.
Oscar Azarcon Solis (born October 13, 1953) is a Philippine-born prelate of the Roman Catholic Church.
Oscar Hilman (born 1950), is a Filipino American, Brigadier General or BG, and US Army Commander of the Heavy Armor Brigade at Joint Base Balad and Logistics Area Anaconda aka Camp Anaconda, formerly known as Al-Bakr Air Base (Arabic: قاعدة البكر الجوية)in Iraq.
Outlook.com is a web-based suite of webmail, contacts, tasks, and calendaring services from Microsoft.
Oz is an American television drama series created by Tom Fontana, who also wrote or co-wrote all of the series' 56 episodes.
Rafael "Paeng" Nepomuceno (born January 30, 1957 in Quezon City) is a Filipino bowler and coach.
Kenneth Hsien-yung Pai, born July 11, 1937) is a Taiwanese writer who has been described as a "melancholy pioneer." He was born in Guilin, Guangxi, China at the cusp of both the Second Sino-Japanese War and subsequent Chinese Civil War. Pai's father was the famous Kuomintang (KMT) general Bai Chongxi (Pai Chung-hsi), whom he later described as a "stern, Confucian father" with "some soft spots in his heart." Pai was diagnosed with tuberculosis at the age of seven, during which time he would have to live in a separate house from his siblings (of which he would have a total of nine). He lived with his family in Chongqing, Shanghai, and Nanjing before moving to the British-controlled Hong Kong in 1948 as CPC forces turned the tide of the Chinese Civil War. In 1952, Pai and his family resettled in Taiwan, where the KMT had relocated the Republic of China after defeat by the Communists in 1949.
Panda Express is a fast casual restaurant chain which serves American Chinese cuisine.
Paolo Montalban (born May 21, 1973) is a Filipino-American actor and singer best known for his performance in the 1997 Disney television film, Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella as Prince Christopher, opposite Brandy as Cinderella.
PaperDoll is an American indie rock band from New York City, consisting of Teresa Lee (vocals), Patrick Moloney (guitar), Jack Koch (bass), and Will Haywood Smith (drums).
Parks and Recreation is an American political satire television sitcom created by Greg Daniels and Michael Schur.
Parry Shen (born June 26, 1973) is an American actor.
Particle physics (also high energy physics) is the branch of physics that studies the nature of the particles that constitute matter and radiation.
Noriyuki "Pat" Morita (June 28, 1932 – November 24, 2005) was an American film and television actor who was well known for playing the roles of Matsuo "Arnold" Takahashi on Happy Days (1975–1983) and Mr. Miyagi in ''The Karate Kid'' movie series, for which he was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor in 1985.
Pat Suzuki (鈴木千代子; born Chiyoko Suzuki; September 22, 1930, Cressey, California) is an American popular singer and actress, who is best known for her role in the original Broadway production of the musical Flower Drum Song, and her performance of the song "I Enjoy Being a Girl" in the show.
Patrick Soon-Shiong (born July 29, 1952) is a South African/American surgeon, entrepreneur, and philanthropist.
The USA PATRIOT Act is an Act of Congress signed into law by US President George W. Bush on October 26, 2001.
was an American lawyer and politician from the U.S. state of Hawaii.
Paul Miki Nakasone (born November 19, 1963) is a four-star general in the United States Army who currently serves as the third commander of the United States Cyber Command and the first commander of the same as a unified combatant command.
The George Foster Peabody Awards (or simply Peabody Awards) program, named for American businessman and philanthropist George Peabody, honor the most powerful, enlightening, and invigorating stories in television, radio, and online media.
PepsiCo, Inc. is an American multinational food, snack, and beverage corporation headquartered in Purchase, New York.
Perry Chen is an American artist and entrepreneur best known for being the creator and principal founder of Kickstarter, the online funding platform for creative projects.
Peter Bacho is a writer and teacher best known for his book Cebu which won the American Book Award.
Peter C. Phan (Phêrô Phan Đình Cho, born 1943) is a Vietnamese-born American Catholic theologian and the inaugural holder of the Ellacuria Chair of Catholic Social Thought at Georgetown University.
Peter Kunshik Chung (born April 19, 1961) is a Korean American animator.
Peter Som (born 1970) is a Chinese American fashion designer.
Petty officer second class is the fifth enlisted rank in the U.S. Navy, U.S. Coast Guard, and the United States Naval Sea Cadet Corps, just above petty officer third class and below petty officer first class, and is a non-commissioned officer.
Philippine Division, or from 1944–45 the 12th Infantry Division, was the core U.S. infantry division of the United States Army's Philippine Department during World War II.
The Philippine Scouts (Filipino: Maghahanap ng Pilipinas or Hukbong Maghahanap ng Pilipinas) was a military organization of the United States Army from 1901 until the end of World War II and disbanded in 1948 by the Philippines Government after the country's independence.
Phillip Lim (born September 16, 1973 as Pheng Lim) is an American fashion designer of Chinese descent whose parents immigrated to America from Thailand during the Cambodian Genocide.
Piled Higher and Deeper (also known as PhD Comics), is a newspaper and webcomic strip written and drawn by Jorge Cham that follows the lives of several grad students.
Pilot licensing or certification refers to permits on how to operate aircraft that are issued by the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) in each country, establishing that the holder has met a specific set of knowledge and experience requirements.
Ping Chong (born Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 1946) is an American contemporary theater director, choreographer, video and installation artist.
The Pittsburgh Steelers are a professional American football team based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Pop music is a genre of popular music that originated in its modern form in the United States and United Kingdom during the mid-1950s.
Poreotics, also known as Poreotix, is an Asian American all-male dance crew from Westminster, California.
Power Rangers Lost Galaxy is an American television series and the seventh season of the Power Rangers franchise, based on the Super Sentai series Seijuu Sentai Gingaman.
Preeta D. Bansal (born October 18, 1965) is an American lawyer who served as the General Counsel and Senior Policy Advisor to the federal Office of Management and Budget from 2009 until 2011.
The President pro tempore of the United States Senate (also president pro tem) is the second-highest-ranking official of the United States Senate.
A private is a soldier of the lowest military rank (equivalent to NATO Rank Grades OR-1 to OR-3 depending on the force served in).
Project Runway Season 2 was the second season of Bravo's successful Project Runway, a reality competition for fashion designers.
The Pulitzer Prize is an award for achievements in newspaper, magazine and online journalism, literature, and musical composition in the United States.
The Purple Heart is a United States military decoration awarded in the name of the president to those wounded or killed while serving, on or after April 5, 1917, with the U.S. military.
Quang Pham, a Vietnamese American, was born in 1964, in Saigon, South Vietnam.
Quest Crew is an American hip-hop dance crew from Los Angeles, California who were declared winners of the third season of America's Best Dance Crew.
Rachel Kunjummen Paulose (born March 12, 1973, Kerala, India) is an American attorney.
Raees Warsi (رئیس وارثی., Full name Raees Ahmed Khan Warsi, born 1 March 1963) is a Pakistani American Urdu poet, journalist, lyricist, TV anchor and social worker.
Rafael Kayanan is a Filipino-born naturalised American comics artist and Filipino martial arts master in the Sayoc Kali system.
Ramon Felix Totengco, more popularly known as Rafé Totengco, is a New York-based Filipino fashion designer who specializes in women’s handbags, shoes, and small leather goods, and men’s bags and accessories.
Raj Peter Bhakta (born December 7, 1975, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) is an entrepreneur, politician, and former reality show contestant.
Stephen Raj Bhavsar (born September 7, 1980) is an American artistic gymnast.
Raja Jean Fenske (born September 25, 1988) is an American actor, probably best known for his role as Jake Behari in Nickelodeon's Unfabulous alongside Emma Roberts and Malese Jow.
Rajeev Ram (born March 18, 1984) is an American professional tennis player on the ATP Tour.
Kavitark Ram Shriram (born 1956/57) is an Indian-born American businessman.
Ramani Ayer (born 27 May 1947 in Kerala, India) is an Indian-American business executive, and the CEO and chairman of The Hartford from 1997 to 2009.
Ramon Simpas Subejano (1905–1988), a Filipino American originally from the Philippines, was a decorated United States World War II veteran.
Randall Duk Kim (born September 24, 1943) is a Korean-born American stage, television and film actor.
Randall Park (born March 23, 1974) is an American actor, comedian, and writer.
Bishop Randolph Roque Calvo, DD, JCD is the seventh Bishop of Reno, consecrated to the episcopate and installed as ordinary on February 17, 2006.
Randy Paul Romero (born December 22, 1957 in Erath, Louisiana) is a Hall of Fame jockey in the sport of Thoroughbred horse racing, Born into a family involved with horses, his father Lloyd J. Romero was a Louisiana state trooper who trained American Quarter Horses and later, after a drunk driver crashed into his police car and permanently disabled him, he began training Thoroughbreds for flat racing.
Raquel C. Bono is a vice admiral in the United States Navy.
Ravi Kapoor (born 27 June 1969) is an English actor of Indian heritage best known for his roles on Gideon's Crossing and Crossing Jordan.
Ravi Shankar (Bengali: রবি শঙ্কর) (7 April 192011 December 2012), born Rabindra Shankar Chowdhury, his name often preceded by the title Pandit ('Master'), was an Indian musician and a composer of Hindustani classical music.
Rear admiral in the United States refers to two different ranks of commissioned officers — one-star flag officers and two-star flag officers.
Recess is an American animated series created by Paul Germain and Joe Ansolabehere (credited as "Paul and Joe") and produced by Walt Disney Television Animation, with animation done by Grimsaem, Plus One Animation, Sunwoo Animation, and Toon City.
A record producer or track producer or music producer oversees and manages the sound recording and production of a band or performer's music, which may range from recording one song to recording a lengthy concept album.
Regie Cabico is a Filipino American poet and spoken word artist.
Reiko M. Aylesworth (born December 9, 1972) is an American film, television and stage actress, best known for her role on the television series 24 as Michelle Dessler.
Relic Hunter is a Canadian television series, starring Tia Carrere and Christien Anholt.
is a Japanese-born American pair skater.
Rene Gube is an American comedian, actor and writer.
The Republican Party, also referred to as the GOP (abbreviation for Grand Old Party), is one of the two major political parties in the United States, the other being its historic rival, the Democratic Party.
Richard Franklin Chew (born June 28, 1940) is an American film editor, producer, and cinematographer, best known for his Academy Award-winning work on Star Wars (1977), alongside Paul Hirsch and Marcia Lucas.
Rick Yune (born August 22, 1971 as Richard Yun) is an American actor, screenwriter, producer, martial artist and former model.
Rico Hizon is a Filipino broadcast journalist with BBC World News.
Robert Michael Schneider (born October 31, 1963) is an American actor, comedian, screenwriter, and director.
Robert Akira Nakamura (born July 6, 1937, Venice, California) is a filmmaker and teacher, sometimes referred to as "the Godfather of Asian American media." In 1970 he cofounded Visual Communications (VC) the oldest community-based Asian Pacific American media arts organization in the United States.
Robert Toshio Kuroda (November 8, 1922 – October 20, 1944) was a United States Army soldier.
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, located on the shore of Lake Erie in downtown Cleveland, Ohio, recognizes and archives the history of the best-known and most influential artists, producers, engineers, and other notable figures who have had some major influence on the development of rock and roll.
Rodney James Takahashi Yano (Japanese surname: 矢野, December 13, 1943 – January 1, 1969) was a United States Army soldier and a recipient of the United States military's highest decoration—the Medal of Honor—for his actions in the Vietnam War.
Rodney Kageyama (born Rodney Masao Kageyama on November 1, 1941) is an American stage, film and TV actor.
Roger Fan (born August 11, 1972) is an American film, theater, and television actor best known for his collaborations with Justin Lin and his appearances in the films Annapolis, Finishing the Game and Better Luck Tomorrow.
Roger Yonchien Tsien (February 1, 1952 – August 24, 2016) was a Han Chinese/Taiwanese-American biochemist.
Rolling Stone is an American monthly magazine that focuses on popular culture.
The Roman Catholic Diocese of Orange (Latin: Dioecesis Arausicanae in California; Spanish: Diócesis de Orange; Vietnamese: Giáo phận Quận Cam) is a particular church of the Latin Rite of the Catholic Church whose territory comprises the whole of Orange County, California, in the United States.
The Roman Catholic Diocese of Reno is an ecclesiastical territory (or diocese) of the Roman Catholic Church in the northern Nevada region of the United States, centered on the city of Reno.
Romeo Tanghal (born 1943) is a Filipino comics artist who has worked primarily as an inker.
Romesh T. Wadhwani (born 1947/48) is an Indian-born American billionaire businessman, the founder, chairman and CEO of Symphony Technology Group (STG), a private equity firm for software, Internet and technology services companies.
Ronald Wilson Reagan (February 6, 1911 – June 5, 2004) was an American politician and actor who served as the 40th President of the United States from 1981 to 1989.
Ronald Toshiyuki Takaki (April 12, 1939 – May 26, 2009) was an American academic, historian, ethnographer and author.
Rosalind Chia-Ling Chao (born) is an American actress.
Ross Fleming Butler (born May 17, 1990) is an American actor.
Roy Choi (born February 24, 1970), is a Korean American chef who gained prominence as the creator of the gourmet Korean taco truck, Kogi.
Roy Hiroshi Matsumoto (May 1, 1913 – April 21, 2014) was an American soldier of World War II.
The Royal Lao Army (French: Armée royale du Laos – ARL), also designated by its Americanized title RLA, was the Land Component of the Royal Lao Armed Forces (FAR), the official military of the Kingdom of Laos during the North Vietnamese invasion of Laos and the Laotian Civil War between 1960 and 1975.
Royal Pirates (로열 파이럿츠) is a Korean-American rock band debuted in 2013.
Rudolph B. Davila (April 27, 1916 – January 26, 2002), born in El Paso, Texas, was a United States Army officer, of Spanish-Filipino descent, who received the Medal of Honor for his actions in Italy during World War II.
Russell Girard Wong (born March 1, 1963) is an American actor.
Ryan Higa (born June 6, 1990), also known by his YouTube username nigahiga, is an American comedian, YouTube personality, and actor.
Ryan Potter (born September 12, 1995) is an American actor.
Sab Shimono (born Saburo Shimono; July 31, 1937) is an American actor of Japanese descent who has appeared in dozens of movies and television shows in character roles.
Sabeer Bhatia (born 30 December 1968) is an Indian entrepreneur who founded the webmail company Hotmail.com.
Sada Cumber is a Pakistani-American businessman and diplomat.
Sadao Munemori (旨森 貞雄, August 17, 1922 – April 5, 1945) was a United States Army soldier and posthumous recipient of the Medal of Honor, after he sacrificed his life to save those of his fellow soldiers at Seravezza, Italy during World War II.
Saghir "Saggy" Tahir (died October 16, 2013) was an American politician who was a member of the New Hampshire House of Representatives.
Salon is an American news and opinion website, created by David Talbot in 1995 and currently owned by the Salon Media Group.
Samuel "Sam" Chu-Lin (c. 1939 – March 5, 2006) was an American journalist.
Samuel Lee (August 1, 1920 – December 2, 2016) was an American physician and diver.
Samuel Chao Chung Ting (born January 27, 1936) is an American physicist who received the Nobel Prize in 1976, with Burton Richter, for discovering the subatomic J/ψ particle.
San Francisco (initials SF;, Spanish for 'Saint Francis'), officially the City and County of San Francisco, is the cultural, commercial, and financial center of Northern California.
The San Francisco 49ers are a professional American football team located in the San Francisco Bay Area.
The San Francisco Chronicle is a newspaper serving primarily the San Francisco Bay Area of the U.S. state of California.
The San Francisco Giants are an American professional baseball franchise based in San Francisco, California.
Sandra Miju Oh (born July 20, 1971) is a Canadian actress known for her role as Cristina Yang on the ABC medical drama series Grey's Anatomy, from 2005-2014, set in the United States.
Sang Hyun Lee (born 1938) is the Kyung-Chik Han Professor of Systematic Theology at Princeton Theological Seminary, and director of the institution’s Program for Asian American Theology and Ministry.
Sanjay Gupta (born October 23, 1969) is an American neurosurgeon and medical reporter.
Sanjaya Joseph Malakar (born September 10, 1989) is an American singer, who was a finalist on the sixth season of American Idol.
Santa Jeremy Ono (大野三太; born 1962) is a Canadian-American biologist and university administrator.
Satya Narayana Nadella (born 19 August 1967) is an Indian American business executive.
Saumitra Saxena (Devanāgarī: सौमित्र सक्सेना, born 1976) is a United States based poet of Indian origin.
Saved by the Bell is an American television sitcom that aired on NBC from 1989 to 1993.
Scott M. Sassa is an American entertainment executive who has held a number of high-level executive positions in large entertainment companies.
Sedition is overt conduct, such as speech and organization, that tends toward insurrection against the established order.
Sehat Sutardja (Se-hát Su-ta_ra; born c. 1961 in Jakarta, Indonesia), is the co-founder of Marvell Technology Group; formerly chief executive officer and a director.
is a Japanese conductor known for his advocacy of modern composers and for his work with the San Francisco Symphony, the Toronto Symphony Orchestra, and the Boston Symphony Orchestra.
Selfie is an American romantic comedy series starring Karen Gillan and John Cho.
Sendhil Amithab Ramamurthy (born May 17, 1974) is an American actor.
Seong Moy (Chinese: 梅祥) (April 12, 1921 – June 9, 2013) was an American painter and printmaker.
Sergeant First Class (SFC) is a military rank in some militaries and other uniformed organizations around the world, typically that of a senior non-commissioned officer.
Sergeant major is a senior non-commissioned rank or appointment in many militaries around the world.
Kintaro Hayakawa (June 10, 1886 – November 23, 1973), known professionally as Sessue Hayakawa, was a Japanese actor.
Seyoon Kim is a biblical scholar, associate dean for the Korean Doctor of Ministry program and professor of New Testament at Fuller Theological Seminary.
Shahid Khan (شاہد خان; born July 18, 1950),, 60 Minutes profile of Khan (aired October 28, 2012) also known as Shad Khan, is a Pakistani-American billionaire and business tycoon.
Shanghai Kiss is a 2007 direct-to-DVD film directed by Kern Konwiser and David Ren.
Shannon Emery Lee (born April 19, 1969) is an American actress, martial artist and businesswoman.
Shannon Marie Kahololani Sossamon, commonly known as Shannyn Sossamon (born October 3, 1978), is an American actress and musician.
Shantanu Narayen (Telugu: శాంతను నారాయణ్; born 27 May 1963) is an Indian American business executive, and the CEO of Adobe Systems, and president of the board of the Adobe Foundation.
Sharon Ann Leal (born October 17, 1972) is an American actress and singer.
Shawn Hsu Wong (born 1949) is a Chinese American author and scholar.
Sheetal Sheth is an American actress and producer.
Sheryl WuDunn (born November 16, 1959) is an American business executive, writer, lecturer, and Pulitzer Prize winner.
Shien Biau "S.B." Woo (born August 13, 1937) is an American professor and politician from Newark, in New Castle County, Delaware.
Shihab Rattansi is a television broadcaster, currently working for Al Jazeera English.
Shiing-Shen Chern (October 26, 1911 – December 3, 2004) was a Chinese-American mathematician who made fundamental contributions to differential geometry and topology.
is a Japanese American actor, producer, philanthropist, entrepreneur and martial artist.
Shing-Tung Yau (born April 4, 1949) is a chinese and naturalized American mathematician.
Shinyei Nakamine (January 21, 1920 – June 2, 1944) was a United States Army soldier.
Shizuya Hayashi (November 28, 1917 – March 12, 2008) was a soldier in the 100th Infantry Battalion of the United States Army.
is a Japanese-born American electronic engineer and inventor specializing in the field of semiconductor technology, professor at the Materials Department of the College of Engineering, University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB), and is regarded as the inventor of the blue LED, a major breakthrough in lighting technology.
Sichan Siv was the United States ambassador to the United Nations Economic and Social Council from 2001 to 2006.
The Silver Star Medal, unofficially the Silver Star, is the United States Armed Forces's third-highest personal decoration for valor in combat.
Simon Cho (born October 7, 1991) is a retired Korean American short track speed skater who was a member of the US Olympic Team for the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver.
Simon Tam (born March 30, 1981) is an Asian American musician, author, and activist.
Singer-songwriters are musicians who write, compose, and perform their own musical material, including lyrics and melodies.
Skankin' Pickle was an American ska punk band formed in San Jose, California that was active from 1989 to 1996.
Sky High is a 2005 American superhero comedy film about an airborne school for teenage superheroes.
Smilez & Southstar was a hip-hop duo based in Orlando, Florida.
Smooth jazz is music that evolved from a blend of jazz fusion and easy listening pop music, featuring a polished pop feel with little to no jazz improvisation.
Snapchat is a multimedia messaging app used globally, created by Evan Spiegel, Bobby Murphy, and Reggie Brown, former students at Stanford University, and developed by Snap Inc., originally Snapchat Inc.
Sonja Sohn (born Sonja Williams; May 9, 1964) is an American actress and director.
Sono Osato (born August 29, 1919) is an American dancer and actress of Japanese and European descent.
Sonya Thomas (born Lee Sun-kyung on July 26, 1967), also known by her nickname The Black Widow, and "The Leader of the Four Horsemen of the Esophagus", is a top-ranked South Korean-born American competitive eater from Alexandria, Virginia.
Soundgarden is an American rock band formed in Seattle, Washington, in 1984 by singer and rhythm guitarist Chris Cornell, lead guitarist Kim Thayil, and bassist Hiro Yamamoto.
Soyuz TMA-17M was a 2015 flight to the International Space Station.
Soyuz TMA-2 was a Soyuz (Russian Союз ТМА-2, Union TMA-2) mission to the International Space Station (ISS) launched by a Soyuz FG launch vehicle.
Soyuz TMA-5 was a Soyuz mission to the International Space Station (ISS) launched by a Soyuz-FG launch vehicle.
On January 28, 1986, the NASA shuttle orbiter mission STS-51-L and the tenth flight of (OV-99) broke apart 73 seconds into its flight, killing all seven crew members, which consisted of five NASA astronauts and two payload specialists.
On February 1, 2003, the Space Shuttle ''Columbia'' disintegrated upon reentering Earth's atmosphere, killing all seven crew members.
was a United States Senator from Hawaii, serving from 1977 until his death in 1990.
Specialist (abbreviated "SPC") is a military rank in some countries' armed forces.
Staple Design is a visual communications agency based in New York City and founded in 1997 by Jeff Staple (born Jeff Ng).
Star Trek is an American media franchise based on the science fiction television series created by Gene Roddenberry.
Star Trek is a 2009 American science fiction adventure film directed by J. J. Abrams and written by Roberto Orci and Alex Kurtzman.
Star Trek: Enterprise (ENT) (titled simply Enterprise until the third episode of season three) is an American science fiction television series created by Rick Berman and Brannon Braga as a prequel to Star Trek: The Original Series.
Star Trek is an American science fiction television series created by Gene Roddenberry that follows the adventures of the starship and its crew.
Star Trek: Voyager is a science fiction television series set in the Star Trek universe that debuted in 1995 and ended its original run in 2001, with a classic "ship in space" formula like the preceding Star Trek: The Original Series (TOS) and Star Trek: The Next Generation (TNG).
Star Wars: The Force Awakens (also known as Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens) is a 2015 American epic space opera film produced, co-written and directed by J. J. Abrams.
Stargate Universe (often abbreviated as SGU) is a Canadian-American military science fiction television series and part of MGM's ''Stargate'' franchise.
Stella Abrera (born 1978 in Manila, Philippines) is a Filipina-American principal ballerina with American Ballet Theatre, one of the three leading classical ballet companies in the United States.
Stephanie Trong was the executive editor of the magazine Jane, which had a circulation approaching one million until it shut down in July 2007.
Steven Hiroyuki Aoki (born November 30, 1977) is an American electro house musician, record producer, DJ, and music executive.
Steven Shih Chen (born August 18, 1978) is a Taiwanese American Internet entrepreneur.
Steve Nguyen (born December 30, 1985) is a Vietnamese American director, writer, producer, and co-founder of.
Stephen "Steve" Park is an Korean American comedian and actor.
Steven Chu in atomic physics and laser spectroscopy, including the first observation of parity non-conservation in atoms, excitation and precision spectroscopy of positronium, and the optical confinement and cooling of atoms.
Steven Ho (born 9 March 1973) is an American martial artist, stunt coordinator, stuntman, and member of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.
Steven Yeun (Korean: 연상엽; born Yeun Sang-yeop, December 21, 1983) is a Korean-American actor and voice actor.
STS-106 was a Space Shuttle mission to the International Space Station (ISS) flown by Space Shuttle '' Atlantis''.
STS-107 was the 113th flight of the Space Shuttle program, and the final flight of Space Shuttle ''Columbia''.
STS-108 was a Space Shuttle mission to the International Space Station (ISS) flown by Space Shuttle '' Endeavour''.
STS-111 was a space shuttle mission to the International Space Station (ISS) flown by Space Shuttle ''Endeavour''.
STS-116 was a Space Shuttle mission to the International Space Station (ISS) flown by Space Shuttle '' Discovery''.
STS-117 (ISS assembly flight 13A) was a Space Shuttle mission flown by Space Shuttle ''Atlantis'', launched from pad 39A of the Kennedy Space Center on 8 June 2007.
STS-120 was a space shuttle mission to the International Space Station (ISS) that launched on 23 October 2007 from the Kennedy Space Center, Florida.
STS-122 was a NASA Space Shuttle mission to the International Space Station (ISS), flown by the Space Shuttle ''Atlantis''.
STS-127 (ISS assembly flight 2J/A) was a NASA Space Shuttle mission to the International Space Station (ISS).
STS-34 was a NASA Space Shuttle mission using ''Atlantis''.
STS-46 was a NASA Space Shuttle mission using and was launched on 31 July 1992 at 9:56:48 am EDT.
STS-50 (U.S. Microgravity Laboratory 1) was a United States Space Shuttle mission, the 12th mission of the Columbia orbiter.
STS 51-B was the seventeenth flight of NASA's Space Shuttle program, and the seventh flight of Space Shuttle ''Challenger''.
STS-51-C was the 15th flight of NASA's Space Shuttle program, and the third flight of Space Shuttle ''Discovery''.
STS-51-L was the 25th mission of the United States Space Shuttle program, and disastrous final mission of the Space Shuttle ''Challenger''.
STS-60 was the first mission of the US/Russian Shuttle-Mir Program, which carried Sergei K. Krikalev, the first Russian cosmonaut to fly aboard a Space Shuttle.
STS-61-C was the twenty-fourth mission of NASA's Space Shuttle program, and the seventh mission of Space Shuttle ''Columbia''.
STS-65 was a Space Shuttle program mission of ''Columbia'' launched from Kennedy Space Center, Florida, 8 July 1994.
STS-72 was a Space Shuttle ''Endeavour'' mission to capture and return to Earth a Japanese microgravity research spacecraft known as Space Flyer Unit (SFU).
STS-75 was a United States NASA Space Shuttle mission, the 19th mission of the ''Columbia'' orbiter.
STS-84 was a manned spaceflight mission by Space Shuttle ''Atlantis'' to the Mir space station.
STS-87 was a Space Shuttle mission launched from Launch Complex 39B of the Kennedy Space Center on 19 November 1997.
STS-91 was the final Space Shuttle mission to the Mir space station.
STS-92 was a Space Shuttle mission to the International Space Station (ISS) flown by Space Shuttle '' Discovery''.
STS-98 was a 2001 Space Shuttle mission to the International Space Station (ISS) flown by Space Shuttle '' Atlantis''.
Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar FRS (19 October 1910 – 21 August 1995) was an Indian American astrophysicist who spent his professional life in the United States.
Sun Microsystems, Inc. was an American company that sold computers, computer components, software, and information technology services and created the Java programming language, the Solaris operating system, ZFS, the Network File System (NFS), and SPARC.
Sung Kang (Korean name: Kang Sung-Ho;; born April 8, 1972) is an American actor, known for his role as Han Lue in The Fast and the Furious franchise.
Sunita Pandya Williams (born September 19, 1965) is an American astronaut and United States Navy officer of Indo-Slovenian descent.
Super Bowl XL was an American football game between the National Football Conference (NFC) champion Seattle Seahawks and the American Football Conference (AFC) champion Pittsburgh Steelers to decide the National Football League (NFL) champion for the 2005 season.
The Surgeon General of the United States is the operational head of the U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps (PHSCC) and thus the leading spokesperson on matters of public health in the federal government of the United States.
Survivor: Cook Islands is the thirteenth season of the American CBS competitive reality television series Survivor.
Survivor: Fiji is the fourteenth season of the American CBS competitive reality television series Survivor.
Survivor: Panama — Exile Island, also known as Survivor: Exile Island and Survivor: Panama, is the twelfth season of the American CBS competitive reality television series Survivor.
Susan Ahn Cuddy (안수산, Hanja:安繡山; January 16, 1915 – June 24, 2015) was the first female gunnery officer in the United States Navy.
Susan Clair Lee (born May 14, 1954) is a member of the Maryland State Senate.
Susan K. Mashiko is a retired United States Air Force major general who served as the Deputy Director, National Reconnaissance Office, Chantilly, Virginia.
Sybase was an enterprise software and services company that produced software to manage and analyze information in relational databases.
Symphony Technology Group is an American private equity firm based in Palo Alto, California.
Syntel, Inc. is a U.S.-based multinational provider of integrated technology and business services.
Tabitha Yim (born November 2, 1985) is a Korean American artistic gymnast.
The Taguba Report (May 2004) is the common name of an official Army Regulation 15-6 military inquiry conducted in 2004 into the Abu Ghraib prisoner abuse by United States military forces in Iraq.
Take the Lead is a 2006 drama dance film directed by Liz Friedlander, and starring Antonio Banderas as dance instructor Pierre Dulaine, the founder of Dancing Classrooms.
Tamlyn Naomi Tomita (born January 27, 1966) is a Japanese-American actress and singer.
Ladda Tammy Duckworth (born March 12, 1968) is an American politician and retired U.S. Army lieutenant colonel, serving as the junior United States Senator for Illinois since 2017.
Tamara Tien-Jan "Tammy" Jih (Born 1982) is an American lawyer and contestant on the 14th season of The Amazing Race, an American reality television game show.
Tanuja Desai Hidier is an Indian-American writer.
Tao Lin (born July 2, 1983) is an American novelist, poet, essayist, short-story writer, and artist.
Taylor Gun-Jin Wang (born June 16, 1940) is a Taiwanese American scientist and in 1985, became the first ethnic Chinese person to go into space.
Technicians possessed specialized skills that were rewarded with a higher pay grade.
A technology evangelist is a person who builds a critical mass of support for a given technology, and then establishes it as a technical standard in a market that is subject to network effects.
Ted Takayuki Tanouye (November 14, 1919 – September 6, 1944) was a Japanese American soldier in the United States Army who posthumously received the United States military′s highest decoration for bravery—the Medal of Honor—for his actions in World War II.
Tedy Lacap Bruschi (born June 9, 1973) is a former professional American football player who was a linebacker in the National Football League (NFL) for thirteen seasons.
Teen Wolf is a 1985 American fantasy-comedy film directed by Rod Daniel and written by Jeph Loeb and Matthew Weisman.
Telesforo de la Crux Trinidad (November 25, 1890 – May 8, 1968) was a Filipino fireman 2nd class in the United States Navy who received the Medal of Honor for actions, in Mexican waters near La Paz, on board the USS San Diego on 21 January 1915.
The Tennessee Titans are a professional American football team based in Nashville, Tennessee.
Terence Chi-Shen Tao (born 17 July 1975) is an Australian-American mathematician who has worked in various areas of mathematics.
Terry Teruo Kawamura (Surname:, December 10, 1949 – March 20, 1969) was a United States Army soldier and a recipient of the Medal of Honor for his actions in the Vietnam War.
Texas A&M University (Texas A&M or A&M) is a coeducational public research university in College Station, Texas, United States.
The Legislature of the state of Texas is the state legislature of Texas.
The Airborne Toxic Event is an American indie band from Los Feliz, Los Angeles, California.
The Amazing Race 14 is the fourteenth installment of the American reality television show The Amazing Race.
The Apprentice 2 is the second season of The Apprentice, which began on September 9, 2004 on NBC.
The Apprentice 5 is the fifth season of The Apprentice, with Donald Trump as the executive producer and host.
The Apprentice: Los Angeles is the sixth installment of the US version of The Apprentice reality television show.
The Association is an American sunshine pop band from California.
The Black Eyed Peas (originally simply Black Eyed Peas) are an American musical group, consisting of rappers will.i.am, apl.de.ap, and Taboo, and formerly Fergie.
The Bonesetter's Daughter, published in 2001, is Amy Tan's fourth novel.
The Daily Show is an American late-night talk and news satire television program.
The Debut is an independent feature-length film directed and co-written by first-time Filipino American filmmaker Gene Cajayon.
The Early Show is an American morning television program that aired on CBS from November 1, 1999 to January 7, 2012, and the ninth attempt at a morning news-talk program by the network since 1954.
The Fast and the Furious (colloquial: Fast & Furious) is an American franchise based on a series of action films that is largely concerned with illegal street racing, heists and espionage, and includes material in various other media that depicts characters and situations from the films.
The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift is a 2006 American action film directed by Justin Lin, produced by Neal H. Moritz, and written by Chris Morgan.
The Hangover is a 2009 American comedy film directed by Todd Phillips, co-produced with Daniel Goldberg, and written by Jon Lucas and Scott Moore.
The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc., usually known as The Hartford, is a United States-based investment and insurance company.
The Interview is a 2014 American action comedy film produced and directed by Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg in their second directorial work, following This Is the End (2013).
The Joy Luck Club is a 1993 American drama film about the relationships between Chinese-American women and their Chinese mothers.
The Joy Luck Club is a 1989 novel written by Amy Tan.
The Karate Kid is a 1984 American martial arts drama film produced by Jerry Weintraub, directed by John G. Avildsen, written by Robert Mark Kamen, and stars Ralph Macchio, Pat Morita and Elisabeth Shue.
The Karate Kid Part II is a 1986 American martial arts drama film and the first sequel to The Karate Kid (1984).
The Killing Fields is a 1984 British biographical drama film about the Khmer Rouge regime in Cambodia, which is based on the experiences of two journalists: Cambodian Dith Pran and American Sydney Schanberg.
The Kitchen God's Wife is the second novel by Chinese-American author, Amy Tan.
The Last Samurai is a 2003 American period drama war film directed and co-produced by Edward Zwick, who also co-wrote the screenplay with John Logan and Marshall Herskovitz.
The Maze Runner is a 2014 American dystopian science fiction action thriller film directed by Wes Ball, in his directorial debut, based on James Dashner's 2009 novel of the same name.
The Mentalist is an American drama television series that ran from September 23, 2008, until February 18, 2015, broadcasting 151 episodes over seven seasons, on CBS.
The Neptunes are an American production duo, composed of Pharrell Williams and Chad Hugo.
The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.
The O.C. is an American teen drama television series created by Josh Schwartz that originally aired on the Fox network in the United States from August 5, 2003, to February 22, 2007, running a total of four seasons.
The Office is an American television sitcom that aired on NBC from March 24, 2005, to May 16, 2013, lasting nine seasons.
The Pussycat Dolls are an American girl group and dance ensemble, founded in Los Angeles, California, by choreographer Robin Antin in 1995 as a burlesque troupe.
The Real World: Hawaii is the eighth season of MTV's reality television series The Real World, which focuses on a group of diverse strangers living together for several months in a different city each season, as cameras follow their lives and interpersonal relationships.
The Real World: San Diego is the fourteenth season of MTV's reality television series The Real World, which focuses on a group of diverse strangers living together for several months in a different city each season, as cameras follow their lives and interpersonal relationships.
The Simpsons is an American animated sitcom created by Matt Groening for the Fox Broadcasting Company.
The Slants are considered the world's first and only all Asian-American dance-rock band.
The Smashing Pumpkins (or Smashing Pumpkins) are an American alternative rock band from Chicago, Illinois.
The Specials, also known as The Special AKA, are an English 2 Tone and ska revival band formed in 1977 in Coventry.
The String Cheese Incident (SCI) is an American band from Crested Butte and Telluride, Colorado, formed in 1993.
The Visionaries is an underground hip hop crew from Los Angeles, California.
The tenth season of the American reality talent show The Voice premiered on February 29, 2016 on NBC.
The Voice is an American singing competition television series broadcast on NBC.
The Walking Dead is an American post-apocalyptic horror television series developed by Frank Darabont for AMC that is based on the comic book series of the same name by Robert Kirkman, Tony Moore, and Charlie Adlard.
The Wire is an American crime drama television series set and produced in Baltimore, Maryland.
Thelma Garcia Buchholdt (August 1, 1934 – November 5, 2007) was a Filipino American community activist, politician, historian, public speaker, cultural worker, and author.
This American Life (TAL) is an American weekly hour-long radio program produced in collaboration with Chicago Public Media and hosted by Ira Glass.
Thuy Trang (Thuỳ Trang; December 14, 1973 – September 3, 2001) was a Vietnamese-born American actress.
Althea Rae Janairo (born January 2, 1967), known professionally as Tia Carrere, is an American actress, model, voice actress, and singer who obtained her first big break as a regular on the daytime soap opera General Hospital.
Audrey Tiffany Chin (born October 3, 1967) is an American figure skating coach and former competitor.
Stephanie Young Hwang (born August 1, 1989), known professionally as Tiffany, Tiffany Hwang or Tiffany Young, is an American singer.
Tiffany Limos (born January 31, 1980) is an American actress known for her role as Peaches in the 2002 film Ken Park.
Eldrick Tont Woods (born December 30, 1975) better known as Tiger Woods, is an American professional golfer who is among the most successful golfers of all time.
Thien Thanh Thi Nguyen (born October 24, 1981), better known by her stage names Tila Tequila, Tila Nguyen, Miss Tila and Tornado Thien is an American television and social media personality.
Tim Kang (born March 16, 1973) is an American television and film actor.
Timothy Leroy Lincecum (born June 15, 1984) is an American professional baseball pitcher who is a free agent.
Timothy C. Wong, born January 24, 1941, is a Sinological translator and literary theorist of traditional Chinese fictional narratives and the Chinese efforts to Westernize and politicize their modern counterparts into what everyone now equates with "novels." Wong was born in Hong Kong as an American citizen, and moved with his family back to Hawaii, his father's birthplace, when he was 10 years old.
Tim Chantarangsu (ทิม จันทรางศุ;; born March 6, 1986), known professionally as Timothy DeLaGhetto and formerly Traphik, is an American rapper, comedian, actor, and internet personality.
Tina Chen (Traditional Chinese: 陳婷) (November 2, 1943) is a Chinese-American stage, film, and television actress best known for her starring roles in the films Alice's Restaurant, Three Days of the Condor, and The Hawaiians.
Toby Dawson (김수철, Kim Soo-cheol, born 김봉석, Kim Bong-seok May 4, 1979 in Busan, South Korea) is an American retired mogul skier.
Today, also called The Today Show, is an American news and talk morning television show that airs on NBC.
Todd Michael Haberkorn (born August 16, 1982) is an American voice actor/director.
Todd Kim was the first Solicitor General for the District of Columbia.
Tokyo Rose (alternative spelling Tokio Rose) was a name given by Allied troops in the South Pacific during World War II to all female English-speaking radio broadcasters of Japanese propaganda.
Tom Cross is an American television and film editor.
Tamio "Tommy" Kono (June 27, 1930 – April 24, 2016) was an American weightlifter in the 1950s and 1960s.
The Antoinette Perry Award for Excellence in Broadway Theatre, more commonly known as the Tony Award, recognizes excellence in live Broadway theatre.
Tony DeZuniga (November 8, 1932 – May 11, 2012) was a Filipino comics artist and illustrator best known for his works for DC Comics.
Tony Ashwin Kanal (born 27 August 1970) is a British-American musician, record producer and songwriter.
Tony Lâm (born 1936) is a politician from California.
Top Chef: New Orleans is the eleventh season of the American reality television series Top Chef.
Top Chef: Miami is the third season of the American reality television series Top Chef.
is a Japanese jazz composer/arranger, bandleader and pianist.
Trading Spaces is an hour-long American television reality program that originally aired from 2000 to 2008 on the cable channels TLC and Discovery Home.
Travis Takashi Ishikawa (born September 24, 1983) is an American former professional baseball first baseman.
True Jackson, VP is an American teen sitcom that aired on Nickelodeon from November 8, 2008, to August 20, 2011.
Tsung-Dao Lee (T. D. Lee;; born November 24, 1926) is a Chinese-American physicist, known for his work on parity violation, the Lee Model, particle physics, relativistic heavy ion (RHIC) physics, nontopological solitons and soliton stars.
was a popular Japanese stage and screen actress whose career was most prolific during the silent film era of the 1910s through the 1920s.
Turntablism is the art of manipulating sounds and creating new music, sound effects, mixes and other creative sounds and beats, typically by using two or more turntables and a cross fader-equipped DJ mixer.
Twitch is a live streaming video platform owned by Twitch Interactive, a subsidiary of Amazon.
Micheal Ray Stevenson (born November 19, 1989), known by his stage name Tyga (a backronym for Thank you God always), is an American hip hop recording artist.
U-KISS (유키스, ユーキス) is a South Korean boy band formed by NH Media in 2008.
The U.S. Figure Skating Championships is a figure skating competition held annually to crown the national champions of the United States.
Uma Devi Pemmaraju (born on March 31, 1958) is an American anchor and host on the Fox News Channel cable network.
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt is an American web television sitcom created by Tina Fey and Robert Carlock, starring Ellie Kemper in the title role, that has streamed on Netflix since March 6, 2015.
The Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness, or USD (P&R), is a high-ranking civilian position in the Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD) within the United States Department of Defense responsible for advising the Secretary and Deputy Secretary of Defense on recruitment, career development, pay and benefits, and oversight of the state of military readiness.
The United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC; Conseil économique et social des Nations unies, CESNU) is one of the six principal organs of the United Nations, responsible for coordinating the economic, social, and related work of 15 UN specialized agencies, their functional commissions and five regional commissions.
The United States Africa Command (USAFRICOM, U.S. AFRICOM, and AFRICOM), is one of ten unified combatant commands of the United States Armed Forces, headquartered at Kelley Barracks, Stuttgart, Germany.
The United States Air Force (USAF) is the aerial and space warfare service branch of the United States Armed Forces.
The United States Army (USA) is the land warfare service branch of the United States Armed Forces.
The United States Army Air Corps (USAAC) was the aerial warfare service of the United States of America between 1926 and 1941.
The United States Army Air Forces (USAAF or AAF), informally known as the Air Force, was the aerial warfare service of the United States of America during and immediately after World War II (1939/41–1945), successor to the previous United States Army Air Corps and the direct predecessor of the United States Air Force of today, one of the five uniformed military services.
The United States Army Reserve (USAR) is the federal reserve force of the United States Army.
Many of the divisions and offices of the United States Department of Justice are headed by an Assistant Attorney General.
The United States Congress is the bicameral legislature of the Federal government of the United States.
United States Cyber Command (USCYBERCOM) is one of ten unified commands of the United States Department of Defense.
The United States Department of Justice (DOJ), also known as the Justice Department, is a federal executive department of the U.S. government, responsible for the enforcement of the law and administration of justice in the United States, equivalent to the justice or interior ministries of other countries. The department was formed in 1870 during the Ulysses S. Grant administration. The Department of Justice administers several federal law enforcement agencies including the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA). The department is responsible for investigating instances of financial fraud, representing the United States government in legal matters (such as in cases before the Supreme Court), and running the federal prison system. The department is also responsible for reviewing the conduct of local law enforcement as directed by the Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994. The department is headed by the United States Attorney General, who is nominated by the President and confirmed by the Senate and is a member of the Cabinet. The current Attorney General is Jeff Sessions.
The United States Department of the Navy (DoN) was established by an Act of Congress on April 30, 1798 (initiated by the recommendation of James McHenry),Bernard C. Steiner and James McHenry, (Cleveland: Burrows Brothers Co., 1907).
The United States Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is a federal Cabinet-level agency that provides near-comprehensive healthcare services to eligible military veterans at VA medical centers and outpatient clinics located throughout the country; several non-healthcare benefits including disability compensation, vocational rehabilitation, education assistance, home loans, and life insurance; and provides burial and memorial benefits to eligible veterans and family members at 135 national cemeteries.
The U.S. Fourth Fleet is a United States Navy command operating the Navy component command of U.S. Southern Command (USSOUTHCOM).
The United States House of Representatives is the lower chamber of the United States Congress, the Senate being the upper chamber.
United States Indo-Pacific Command (USINDOPACOM) is a unified combatant command of the United States Armed Forces responsible for the Indo-Asia-Pacific region.
The United States Marine Corps (USMC), also referred to as the United States Marines, is a branch of the United States Armed Forces responsible for conducting amphibious operations with the United States Navy.
The Marine Forces Reserve (MARFORRES or MFR), also known as the United States Marine Corps Reserve (USMCR) and the U.S. Marine Corps Forces Reserve, is the reserve force of the United States Marine Corps.
The United States Naval Academy (also known as USNA, Annapolis, or simply Navy) is a four-year coeducational federal service academy in Annapolis, Maryland.
The United States Navy (USN) is the naval warfare service branch of the United States Armed Forces and one of the seven uniformed services of the United States.
The United States Navy's Sea, Air and Land Teams, commonly abbreviated as the Navy SEALs, are the U.S. Navy's primary special operations force and a component of the Naval Special Warfare Command.
The United States presidential line of succession is the order in which officials of the United States federal government discharge the powers and duties of the office of President of the United States if the incumbent president becomes incapacitated, dies, resigns, or is removed from office (by impeachment by the House of Representatives and subsequent conviction by the Senate) during their four-year term of office.
The United States Public Health Service Commissioned Corps (PHSCC), also referred to as the Commissioned Corps of the United States Public Health Service, is the federal uniformed service of the U.S. Public Health Service (PHS), and is one of the seven uniformed services of the United States.
The United States Secretary of Commerce (SecCom) is the head of the United States Department of Commerce.
The United States Secretary of Energy is the head of the U.S. Department of Energy, a member of the Cabinet of the United States, and fourteenth in the presidential line of succession.
The United States Secretary of Labor is a member of the Cabinet of the United States, and as the head of the U.S. Department of Labor, exercises control over the department, and enforces and suggests laws involving unions, the workplace, and all other issues involving any form of business-person controversies.
The United States Secretary of Transportation is the head of the United States Department of Transportation, a member of the President's Cabinet, and fourteenth in the Presidential Line of Succession.
The United States Secretary of Veterans Affairs is the head of the United States Department of Veterans Affairs, the department concerned with veterans' benefits, health care, and national veterans' memorials and cemeteries.
The United States Senate is the upper chamber of the United States Congress, which along with the United States House of Representatives—the lower chamber—comprise the legislature of the United States.
The University of Southern California (USC or SC) is a private research university in Los Angeles, California.
The University of Wisconsin Press (sometimes abbreviated as UW Press) is a non-profit university press publishing peer-reviewed books and journals.
Upendra Chivukula (born October 8, 1950) is a Democratic politician who currently serves as a Commissioner on the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities after serving more than 12 years in the New Jersey General Assembly, where he had been the Deputy Speaker. On September 18, 2014, Chivukula was nominated by Governor Chris Christie to a seat on the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities, to replace retiring NJ BPU Commissioner Jeanne Fox. The New Jersey Senate voted 35–1 to confirm Chivukula to a six-year term on the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities on September 22, 2014. Chivukula is an advocate for raising the minimum wage, supporting social security and medicare, and investing in public education. "Democracy for America: Strong Progressive." In 2014 he ran in the Democratic primary to fill retiring Congressman Rush Holt's seat in Congress, but he did not win the nomination. Chivukula served in the New Jersey General Assembly from 2002–2014, where he represented the 17th Legislative District. In 2001, Chivukula became the first Indian American elected to the New Jersey General Assembly and the fourth Indian-American in the United States to be elected to state office.
USS Rizal (DD–174) was a in the United States Navy following World War I. She was named for José Rizal, a Philippine patriot.
, who has also gone by Hikaru Utada and the mononym Utada, is a Japanese singer-songwriter and producer.
V.I.P. is an American action/comedy-drama series starring Pamela Anderson.
Van Thai Tran (Trần Thái Văn; born October 19, 1964) is a Vietnamese American attorney and politician in California, formerly serving as a Republican member of the California State Assembly, representing portions of Orange County.
Vanessa Anne Hudgens (born December 14, 1988) is a Filipino-American actress and singer.
Vanessa Joy Lachey (née Minnillo; born November 9, 1980) is an American television personality, beauty queen, fashion model, television host and actress.
Vang Pao (Hmong: Vaj Pov; 8 December 1929 – 6 January 2011) was a major general in the Royal Lao Army.
Vaudeville is a theatrical genre of variety entertainment.
Vera Ellen Wang (born June 27, 1949) is an American fashion designer based in New York City.
Vern Yip (born June 27, 1968, in Hong Kong) is an American interior designer based in Atlanta, Georgia.
Veronica de la Cruz (born August 13, 1980) is an American television news anchor and philanthropist.
Victoria Manalo Draves (December 31, 1924 – April 11, 2010) was an American competition diver who won gold medals in both platform and springboard diving in the 1948 Summer Olympics in London.
Victor Ho-jan Jih is an American lawyer and contestant on the 14th season of The Amazing Race, a reality television game show produced by CBS.
Yee Keung Victor Wong (30 July 1927 – 12 September 2001) was an American character actor of Chinese descent who appeared in supporting roles throughout the 1980s and 1990s.
Cynthia Yih Shih (born October 3, 1978, Saratoga, California), better known by her stage name Vienna Teng, is an American pianist and singer-songwriter based in Detroit, Michigan.
Viet D. Dinh (Đinh Đồng Phụng Việt; born February 22, 1968) is a lawyer and a conservative legal scholar who served as an Assistant Attorney General of the United States from 2001 to 2003, under the presidency of George W. Bush.
Viet Xuan Luong (Vietnamese: Lương Xuân Việt) is a United States Army Major General.
The Vietnam Veterans Memorial is a 2-acre (8,000 m²) U.S. national memorial in Washington D.C. It honors service members of the U.S. armed forces who fought in the Vietnam War, service members who died in service in Vietnam/South East Asia, and those service members who were unaccounted for (missing in action, MIA) during the war.
The Vietnam War (Chiến tranh Việt Nam), also known as the Second Indochina War, and in Vietnam as the Resistance War Against America (Kháng chiến chống Mỹ) or simply the American War, was a conflict that occurred in Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia from 1 November 1955 to the fall of Saigon on 30 April 1975.
Vietnamese Americans (Người Mỹ gốc Việt) are Americans of Vietnamese descent.
Vijay Singh, CF (Hindi: विजय सिंह),; born 22 February 1963), nicknamed "The Big Fijian", is an Indo-Fijian professional golfer who was Number 1 in the Official World Golf Ranking for 32 weeks in 2004 and 2005. Vijay was the 12th man to reach the world No. 1-ranking and was the only new world No. 1 in the 2000s decade. He has won three major championships (The Masters in 2000 and the PGA Championship in 1998 and 2004) and was the leading PGA Tour money winner in 2003, 2004 and 2008. He was elected to the World Golf Hall of Fame in 2005 (but deferred his induction until 2006). He won the FedEx Cup in 2008. An Indo-Fijian following Hindu religion, Singh was born in Lautoka, Fiji and grew up in Nadi. A resident of Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, he is known for his meticulous preparation, often staying at the range hours before and after his tournament rounds, working on his game.
Vikram Shankar Pandit (born 14 January 1957) is an Indian-American banker.
Vinita Chandra Nair (born September 8, 1981) is an American television journalist.
Vinod Khosla (Gurmukhi: ਵਿਨੋਦ ਖੋਸਲਾ; born 28 January 1955) is an Indian American billionaire engineer, businessman and venture capitalist.
Visual Communications (also known as VC) –– is a community-based non-profit media arts organization based in Los Angeles and founded in 1970 by independent filmmakers Robert Nakamura, Alan Ohashi, Eddie Wong, and Duane Kubo.
Vivienne Tam is a fashion designer based in New York City.
Wah Ming Chang (鄭華明 August 2, 1917–December 22, 2003) was a Chinese-American designer, sculptor, and artist.
Wah Kau Kong (Chinese: 江華九; Pinyin: Jiāng Huájiǔ; born January 17, 1919 in Honolulu, Hawaii; killed in action over Blomberg, Germany, February 22, 1944) was the first Chinese American fighter pilot.
Wang Laboratories was a computer company founded in 1951, by An Wang and G. Y. Chu.
Wang Leehom (born May 17, 1976), sometimes credited as Leehom Wang, is a Chinese-American singer-songwriter, actor, producer, and film director.
is an American retired professional basketball player.
Wayne State University (WSU) is a public research university located in Detroit, Michigan.
Wayne Wang (born January 12, 1949) is a Hong Kong-born American film director.
Wayne's World is a 1992 American comedy film directed by Penelope Spheeris, produced by Lorne Michaels and written by Mike Myers and Bonnie and Terry Turner.
Wayne's World 2 is a 1993 American comedy film starring Mike Myers and Dana Carvey as hosts of a public-access television cable TV show in Aurora, Illinois.
Cisco Webex, formerly WebEx Communications Inc., is a company that provides on-demand collaboration, online meeting, web conferencing and videoconferencing applications.
Weeds is an American dark comedy-drama television series created by Jenji Kohan for Showtime.
Weili Dai is a Chinese-born American businesswoman.
Wendy Wu: Homecoming Warrior is a 2006 Disney Channel Original Movie starring Brenda SongStacy Jenel Smith.
Westminster is a city in northern Orange County, California.
William "Whilce" Portacio (born July 8, 1963) is a Filipino-American comic book writer and artist noted for his work on such titles as The Punisher, X-Factor, Uncanny X-Men, Iron Man, Wetworks and Spawn.
Whiplash is a 2014 American drama film written and directed by Damien Chazelle.
The White House Medical Unit (WHMU) is a unit of the White House Military Office and is responsible for the medical needs of White House staff and visitors.
The Staff Secretary ("Staff Sec") is a position in the White House Office responsible for managing paper flow to the President and circulating documents among senior staff for comment.
WildStorm Productions, or simply WildStorm, (often rendered Wildstorm) is an American comic book imprint.
Will Yun Lee (born March 22, 1971) is an American actor and martial artist.
William F. Lee (born 1950) is a leading American intellectual property and commercial litigation trial attorney.
William James Hung, also known as Hung Hing Cheong, is a Hong Kong-born American former singer who gained fame in early 2004 as a result of his off-key audition performance of Ricky Martin's hit song "She Bangs" on the third season of the television series American Idol.
William Kenzo Nakamura (January 21, 1922 – July 4, 1944) was a United States Army soldier and a recipient of the United States military's highest decoration—the Medal of Honor—for his actions in World War II.
William W. Marr(born September 3, 1936) is a retired engineering researcher and poet.
Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP (known as WilmerHale) is a large American law firm with offices across the United States, Europe and Asia.
Witchblade is an American television series that aired on TNT from 2001 to 2002.
The Wolf Prize is an international award granted in Israel, that has been presented most years since 1978 to living scientists and artists for "achievements in the interest of mankind and friendly relations among people...
The Wolf Prize in Chemistry is awarded once a year by the Wolf Foundation in Israel.
The Wolf Prize in Physics is awarded once a year by the Wolf Foundation in Israel.
The Women Airforce Service Pilots (WASP), referred to by some as the Women's Army Service Pilots, was a civilian women pilots' organization, whose members were United States federal civil service employees.
World News Now (or WNN) is an American overnight television news program that is broadcast on ABC.
The original World Trade Center was a large complex of seven buildings in Lower Manhattan, New York City, United States.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.
WPIX, virtual and VHF digital channel 11, is a CW-affiliated television station licensed to New York City and owned by Tribune Broadcasting.
World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc., d/b/a WWE, is an American integrated media and entertainment company that primarily is known for professional wrestling.
The X-Men is a team of fictional superheroes appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics.
X-Men Origins: Wolverine is a 2009 American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics fictional character Wolverine, distributed by 20th Century Fox.
Xiong Yan is a China-born naturalized American.
Yahoo! is a web services provider headquartered in Sunnyvale, California and wholly owned by Verizon Communications through Oath Inc..
Yale Law School (often referred to as Yale Law or YLS) is the law school of Yale University, located in New Haven, Connecticut, United States.
Yau-Man Chan (born August 26, 1952) is a Malaysian-American table tennis player, technology executive, and reality television participant.
Yeiki Kobashigawa (September 28, 1917 – March 31, 2005) was a soldier in United States Army.
Yo-Yo Ma (born October 7, 1955) is a French-born American cellist.
was a Japanese-American physicist and professor at the University of Chicago.
Yoshinobu Oyakawa (born August 9, 1933) is an American former competition swimmer, Olympic champion, and former world record-holder in the 100-meter backstroke.
Young-Oak Kim (1919 – December 29, 2005), a United States Army officer during World War II and the Korean War and a civic leader and humanitarian.
YouTube is an American video-sharing website headquartered in San Bruno, California.
Yuan Tseh Lee (born 19 November 1936) is a Taiwanese chemist.
is an American actor and filmmaker best known for his intimidating movie roles, primarily as a villain, such as Chozen Toguchi in The Karate Kid Part II.
Yukio Okutsu (November 3, 1921 – August 24, 2003) was a United States Army soldier.
Yul Kwon (born February 14, 1975) is an American television host and former government official, lawyer, and management consultant based in California.
Yvonne Marianne Elliman (born December 29, 1951) is an American singer, songwriter, and actress who performed for four years in the first cast of Jesus Christ Superstar.
Zain Verjee (born February 11, 1974) is journalist who was born and raised in Kenya.
Min Zhu (朱敏; born 1948) is an American computer scientist, entrepreneur, and philanthropist.
Zubin Mehta (born 29 April 1936) is an Indian conductor of Western classical music.
The 1984 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XXIII Olympiad, was an international multi-sport event that was held from July 28 to August 12, 1984, in Los Angeles (LA), California, United States.
The 1998 United States embassy bombings were attacks that occurred on August 7, 1998, in which over 200 people were killed in nearly simultaneous truck bomb explosions in two East African cities, one at the United States Embassy in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, the other at the United States Embassy in Nairobi, Kenya.
The 1st Filipino Infantry Regiment was a segregated United States Army infantry regiment made up of Filipino Americans from the continental United States and a few veterans of the Battle of the Philippines that saw combat during World War II.
The 37th Ryder Cup Matches were held September 19–21, 2008, in the United States at Valhalla Golf Club in Louisville, Kentucky.
21 is a 2008 American heist drama film directed by Robert Luketic and starring Jim Sturgess, Kevin Spacey, Laurence Fishburne, Kate Bosworth, Liza Lapira, Jacob Pitts, Aaron Yoo, and Kieu Chinh.
21 Jump Street is an American police procedural television series that aired on the Fox network and in first run syndication from April 12, 1987, to April 27, 1991, with a total of 103 episodes.
24 is an American television series produced for the Fox network, created by Joel Surnow and Robert Cochran, and starring Kiefer Sutherland as counter-terrorist agent Jack Bauer.
The 26th Cavalry Regiment (Philippine Scouts) (26th CAV (PS)) was part of U.S. Army Forces Far East's Philippine Department, during World War II.
The 2nd Filipino Infantry Regiment was an American Army regiment composed of Filipino Americans that was active in the Pacific Theater during World War II.
2PM is a South Korean boy band formed by JYP Entertainment.
30 Rock is an American satirical television sitcom created by Tina Fey that ran on NBC from October 11, 2006, to January 31, 2013.
The 442nd Infantry Regiment is an infantry regiment of the United States Army and is the only infantry formation in the Army Reserve.
75 Ark is a hip hop record label based in San Francisco, California.
The 75th Innovation Command (75th IC) is a separate command of the United States Army Reserve with the mission to "preparing to 'Make Ready' for the future" and drive operational innovation, concepts, and capabilities to enhance the readiness and lethality of the future force by leveraging the unique skills, agility, and private sector connectivity of America's Army Reserve.
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