- Yōichi Takahashi 
Japanese cartoonist and manga artist
- Jim Davis 
Creator of Garfield and U.S. Acres comic strips
- Jean Roba 
Creator of 'Boule et Bill' comic
- Dick Sprang 
American comic book artist who introduced the 'Riddler' and redesigned the Batmobile
- Charles H. Townes 
Inventor of maser and laser
- Earl Tupper 
Inventor of 'Tupperware'
- Beatrix Potter 
English writer, illustrator and naturalist
- Robert Hooke 
English polymath and a pioneer of microscopy who coined the word 'cell'