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[[Image:Naimamora1.jpg|thumb|300px|right|[[Naima Mora]]]]
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[[Image:Sjp1.jpg|thumb|400px|right|[[Sarah Jessica Parker]]]]
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[[Image:Jlopez.png|thumb|250px|right|[[Jennifer Lopez]]]]
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[[Image:Ariyaj1.jpg|thumb|300px|right|[[Ariya Jutanugarn]]]]
  
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Celebrity Buddhists, such as those in television, film, the arts, CEOs, music, and sports. Also included are politicians from non-Buddhist lands (otherwise the list would be too long if it included all politicians from Buddhist lands too or celebrities who are only known in Buddhist lands).
  
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*[[Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje]], Nigerian-English actor
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*[[Jennifer Aniston]], American actress, director
 
*[[Roberto Baggio]], soccer (football) star for Italy
 
*[[Roberto Baggio]], soccer (football) star for Italy
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*[[Mario Balotelli]], soccer (football) star for Italy
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*[[Fabien Barthez]], soccer (football) star for France
 
*[[Orlando Bloom]], English actor
 
*[[Orlando Bloom]], English actor
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*[[Kate Bosworth]], American actress
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*[[David Bowie]], musician, writer, actor
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*[[Abby Brammell]], American television and stage actress
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*[[Jeff Bridges]], American actor
 
*[[Jackie Chan]], actor
 
*[[Jackie Chan]], actor
*[[Leonard Cohen]] Canadian singer/songwriter/poet  
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*[[Tisca Chopra]], Indian actress
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*[[John Cleese]], actor, writer
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*[[Leonard Cohen]], Canadian singer/songwriter/poet  
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*[[Combat Jack]], hip hop music attorney and executive
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*[[Penelope Cruz]], Spanish actress and model
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*[[Manuel De Peppe]], Italian actor, musician, songwriter, producer
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*[[Jack Dorsey]], co-founder and CEO of Twitter
 
*[[Patrick Duffy]], actor
 
*[[Patrick Duffy]], actor
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*[[George Dvorsky]], Transhumanist, futurist
 
*[[William Ford, Jr.]], Executive Director of the Board at Ford Motor Co.  
 
*[[William Ford, Jr.]], Executive Director of the Board at Ford Motor Co.  
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*[[Boy George]], British singer-songwriter
 
*[[Richard Gere]], American actor  
 
*[[Richard Gere]], American actor  
 
*[[Allen Ginsberg]], poet
 
*[[Allen Ginsberg]], poet
 
*[[Philip Glass]], composer
 
*[[Philip Glass]], composer
 
*[[Herbie Hancock]], musician
 
*[[Herbie Hancock]], musician
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*[[Dan Harris]], American journalist, anchorman ''Nightline'' news show
 
*[[Goldie Hawn]], actress
 
*[[Goldie Hawn]], actress
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*[[Hermann Hesse]], Noble Prize winning author
 
*[[bell hooks]], author
 
*[[bell hooks]], author
 
*[[Kate Hudson]], actress
 
*[[Kate Hudson]], actress
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*[[Michael Imperioli]], American actor
 
*[[Phil Jackson]], Basketball coach of the NBA's Los Angeles Lakers  
 
*[[Phil Jackson]], Basketball coach of the NBA's Los Angeles Lakers  
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*[[Charles R. Johnson]], Writer, academic, artist, philosopher, Black American literature scholar
 
*[[Angelina Jolie]], American actress, humanist activist, Goodwill Ambassador for the UN Refugee Agency
 
*[[Angelina Jolie]], American actress, humanist activist, Goodwill Ambassador for the UN Refugee Agency
 
*[[Steve Jobs]], CEO of Apple Inc.
 
*[[Steve Jobs]], CEO of Apple Inc.
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*[[Ariya Jutanugarn]], professional golfer
 
*[[Jack Kerouac]], author, poet, painter
 
*[[Jack Kerouac]], author, poet, painter
 
*[[Miranda Kerr]], Australian supermodel, one of Victoria's Secret Angels  
 
*[[Miranda Kerr]], Australian supermodel, one of Victoria's Secret Angels  
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*[[Courtney Love]], American singer-songwriter
 
*[[Courtney Love]], American singer-songwriter
 
*[[George Lucas]], American filmmaker, director of ''Star Wars''
 
*[[George Lucas]], American filmmaker, director of ''Star Wars''
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*[[Naima Mora]], fashion model
 
*[[Alanis Morissette]], Canadian singer-songwriter
 
*[[Alanis Morissette]], Canadian singer-songwriter
 
*[[Maya Soetoro-Ng]], university professor, sister of U.S. president (Barack Obama)
 
*[[Maya Soetoro-Ng]], university professor, sister of U.S. president (Barack Obama)
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*[[Ellison Onizuka]], U.S. Air Force colonel, NASA astronaut
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*[[Kenneth Pai]], Chinese-American writer
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*[[Sarah Jessica Parker]], actress, producer
 
*[[Victor Pelevin]], novelist
 
*[[Victor Pelevin]], novelist
 
*[[Brad Pitt]], actor
 
*[[Brad Pitt]], actor
 
*[[Ron Reagan]], talk show host, son of former U.S. president (Ronald Reagan)
 
*[[Ron Reagan]], talk show host, son of former U.S. president (Ronald Reagan)
 
*[[Keanu Reeves]], American actor
 
*[[Keanu Reeves]], American actor
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*[[Alex Rodriguez]], American baseball player
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*[[Joe Rogan]], martial artist, comedian, podcast host
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*[[Mehmet Scholl]], soccer (football) star for Germany
 
*[[Steven Seagal]], American actor and aikido expert  
 
*[[Steven Seagal]], American actor and aikido expert  
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*[[Wayne Shorter]], American jazz saxophonist and composer
 
*[[Russell Simmons]], Entertainment and Fashion Mogul
 
*[[Russell Simmons]], Entertainment and Fashion Mogul
 
*[[Sting]], English singer-songwriter, lead vocalist of The Police  
 
*[[Sting]], English singer-songwriter, lead vocalist of The Police  
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*[[Uma Thurman]], American actress
 
*[[Uma Thurman]], American actress
 
*[[Thuy Trang]] (1973-2001), Vietnamese American Actress
 
*[[Thuy Trang]] (1973-2001), Vietnamese American Actress
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*[[Duncan Trussell]], American actor, comedian
 
*[[Tina Turner]], American singer-songwriter
 
*[[Tina Turner]], American singer-songwriter
 
*[[Alice Walker]], author (Color Purple and others)
 
*[[Alice Walker]], author (Color Purple and others)
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*[[Marcia Wallace]], American actress
 
*[[Naomi Watts]], British-Australian actress
 
*[[Naomi Watts]], British-Australian actress
 
*[[Dennis Weaver]], actor
 
*[[Dennis Weaver]], actor
 
*[[Ming-Na Wen]], Chinese American Actress
 
*[[Ming-Na Wen]], Chinese American Actress
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*[[David Woodard]], American businessman
 
*[[Tiger Woods]] American Golfer
 
*[[Tiger Woods]] American Golfer
 
*[[Elaine Wynn]], Wynn Resorts, charities
 
*[[Elaine Wynn]], Wynn Resorts, charities
 
*[[Steve Wynn]], CEO of Wynn Resorts Limited, Las Vegas
 
*[[Steve Wynn]], CEO of Wynn Resorts Limited, Las Vegas
 
*[[Adam Yauch]], American musician, director, producer, Beastie  
 
*[[Adam Yauch]], American musician, director, producer, Beastie  
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*[[Michelle Yeoh]], Malaysian actress
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*[[Mark Zuckerberg]], Facebook CEO, philantropist
  
 
==Buddhist politicians==
 
==Buddhist politicians==
  
*[[Mazie Hirono]]
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*[[Bill Clinton]], U.S. President (1993-2001)
*[[Hank Johnson]]
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*[[Colleen Hanabusa]], U.S. Congresswoman (2011- ) from Hawaii
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*[[Mazie Hirono]], U.S. Congresswoman, (2007-2013) and U.S. Senator (2013- ) Democrat from Hawaii
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*[[Hank Johnson]], U.S. Congressman, (2007- ) Democrat from Georgia
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*[[Eric Lubbock]], United Kingdom, elected member of the House of Lords
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*[[Rosa Parks]], U.S. Civil Rights activist
  
 
[[Category:Celebrity Buddhists]]
 
[[Category:Celebrity Buddhists]]

Latest revision as of 03:48, 17 September 2020

Celebrity Buddhists, such as those in television, film, the arts, CEOs, music, and sports. Also included are politicians from non-Buddhist lands (otherwise the list would be too long if it included all politicians from Buddhist lands too or celebrities who are only known in Buddhist lands).

Buddhist politicians