Jun'ichirō Tanizaki - Japanese author. He wrote The Key, The Makioka Sisters, and Some Prefer Nettles
Rashida Tlaib - American politician and lawyer, born Rashida Harbi Tlaib. She is serving as the U.S. Representative for Michigan's congressional district and she is the first Muslim woman to serve in the Michigan legislature.
Gus Van Sant - American film director and screenwriter. He directed Good Will Hunting, Milk, Elephant and Paranoid Park
Banana Yoshimoto - Pen name of Japanese writer Yoshimoto Mahoko. She wrote Kitchen, Asleep, and Goodbye Tsugumi