Christian McBride - A young musician gets a once in a lifetime shot at the big time.
Karen Gearon - With her fellow shopworkers at the Dunnes Stores, Karen goes on strike and sparks international interest in the anti-apartheid movement in South Africa.
Dr. Mary Claire King - Discovers the inherited breast cancer gene after enduring personal heartbreak.
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