Communist Party leader and President of Romania during the 1960s, 1970s, and 1980s. He and his wife were shot to death during the Romanian Revolution by anti-communist forces.
Republican representative from California who became the majority whip of the United States House of Representatives in 2011. He was shadowed by <a title='Kevin Spacey' href='/famous/kevin-spacey.htm'>Kevin Spacey</a> while the actor was doing research for his role on the Netflix series House of Cards.
Democratic Party politician who was elected Governor of Minnesota in 2011. He had previously represented his native Minnesota in the United States Senate.
Politician and Democrat who became a Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from California in 1993. He became the Chairman of the House Democratic Caucus in 2013 and he holds two Caucus memberships and is pro-choice.
American consultant, philanthropist, and politician who became the second female mayor of Dallas and its second Jewish mayor in 1987.
Argentine Justicialist Party politician and lawyer who is known for being a close ally to President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner. He has served in several positions within the Argentinian government including Minister of Production, Minister of Justice, and Interior Minister.