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Zoroaster - Founder of Zoroastrianism. Ranked as the 93rd most influential person in world history.
 
Cyrus the Great (580-529 BC) - founder of Persian Empire
 
Zubin Mehta - World famous conductor. Currently with Israel Philharmonic. Has led the New York Philharmonic, the Los Angeles Philharmonic and the Montreal Symphony.
 
Firdaus Kanga - Writer; author and star of the movie Sixth Happiness.
 
Dadabhoy Navroji - a co-founder of modern India, alongside Gandhi and Nehru.
 
Feroze Gandhi - prominent Indian politician; husband of Indira Gandhi; might have become Prime Minister if he hadn't died suddenly in 1960.
 
Homi Jehangir Bhabha - physicist; founder of India's nuclear program.
 
Tata family - one of the world's richest families with holdings in steel and manufactured products in India.
 
Godrej family - "well known for manufacturing household items and healthcare products".
 
Farokh Engineer - world-class cricketer
 
















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