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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).  
 
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
 
*[[Kate Bosworth]], American actress
 
*[[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]], U.S. Congresswoman, Democrat from Hawaii
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*[[Bill Clinton]], U.S. President (1993-2001)
*[[Hank Johnson]], U.S. Congressman, Democrat from Georgia
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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
 
*[[Eric Lubbock]], United Kingdom, elected member of the House of Lords
 
*[[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