sophia coppola

Defying the perception that she has built a career based on nepotism with awards and acclaim that include first American woman to be nominated for best director, academy award for best screenplay and countless golden globes. Her acting career has been less than popular, but with a legacy of director and screenplay behind her, that’s just fine, she never aspired to acting anyway.

tina turner

c’mon, those legs? totally badass.

grete waitz

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  1. Waitz won nine New York City Marathons between 1978 and 1988, more than any other runner in history.
  2. Three of those races (in a row) she broke the world record
  3. Countless other world records in running (see wikipedia)
  4. On 23 November 2008 Waitz was appointed a Knight 1st Class of the Royal Norwegian Order of St. Olav in recognition of work as a role model.

chrissy hynde

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  1. Attended Kent State (during the shootings)
  2. In 1973, moved from Ohio to London
  3. Performed (lead singer/guitar) in multiple (all male) bands in the UK punk scene during the 70’s
  4. After several attempts at starting a band  (self proclaimed failures), Hynde formed the Pretenders, and the rest is history.