Aristides de Sousa Mendes was a Portuguese Consul. he saved tens of thousands of people from the Holocaust. Called "the Portuguese Schindler," Sousa Mendes saved the lives of thousands of people, of whom about ten thousand Jews.
Calouste Sarkis Gulbenkian :: Armenian businessman, oil tycoon (co-founder of the Shell Group, co-owner of Iraq Petroleum Company, etc) and philanthropist. His foundation granted scholarships for my father in the early as well as me in the late