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- Last Modified: 28 April 2012
Famous PEOPLE Educated at Montessori schools:
Larry Page and Sergey Brin - founders of Google
Jeff Bezos - founder of Amazon.com
Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis - former first lady (John F. Kennedy)
Sean ‘P.Diddy’ Combs - singer
Prince William and Prince Harry
T. Berry Brazelton - pediatrician and author
Julia Child - author, chef, TV cooking shows
Elizabeth Berridge - actress
Kami Cotler - actress
Melissa and Sarah Gilbert - actors
Gabriel Garcia Marquez - Nobel Prize winner for Literature
Katherine Graham - ex-owner of the Washington Post
Anne Frank - author, diarist from World War II
Steve Wozniak (co-founder of Apple) is talking education, mentioning that Montessori schools are doing a better job than most in teaching independent thinking - watch from 10:30 - 14:00, or the whole interview - it's worth it!
Sergey Brin and Larry Page (founders of Google) both attended Montessori preschool and both highlight that it was Montessori education that contributed to their independent thinking and success.
More from Sergey Brin (co-founder of Google) on the role of Montessori education in his and Larry Page's life.
Do you know any other famous Montessori Educated people?