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Some Famous People with the surname of Meier

Wikipedia Richard Meier (born October 12, 1934) is an American architect, whose rationalist buildings make prominent use of the color white.
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Wikipedia Urs Meier (born January 22, 1959 in W?renlos) is a retired, Swiss football referee, a grocer by trade who owns a brand of household appliances in W?renlos, Switzerland.
Wikipedia Deborah Meier (born April 6, 1931) is often considered the founder of the modern small schools movement.
Wikipedia Dieter Meier (born March 4, 1945, Z?rich) is a Swiss musician and conceptual artist who is best known for the electronic music group Yello he formed with music producer Boris Blank.
Wikipedia Garry Meier is a Chicago-based radio personality, famous in his former role as one half of the "Steve and Garry" team (with Steve Dahl).
Wikipedia Sarah Meier (born in 17 August 1981 in Hong Kong as Sarah Marie Go Meier) is a Swiss model-turned-MTV VJ discovered by MTV Asia in 2000.
Wikipedia Rob Jack Daniel Meier (born August 29, 1977 in Vancouver, Canada) is an American football player who currently plays defensive tackle for the Jacksonville Jaguars.
Wikipedia William Carl "Bill" Meier (born 1940) is an attorney and a former member of the Texas State Senate from Hurst in Tarrant County, who holds the world filibuster record in a legislative body.
Wikipedia Robert Meier (March 10, 1897 ? January 29, 2007) was, at the age of 109, Germany's oldest living man, a combat-wounded veteran of the First World War and one of Germany's last surviving veterans of that war.
Wikipedia Shane Meier (born June 11, 1977) is a Canadian actor who is probably most notable for playing the title role in "The Matthew Shepard Story", a TV movie about the life and murder of Matthew Shepard.
Wikipedia John Meier (14 June 1864 ? 3 May 1953) was a German folklorist and philologist.
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Wikipedia David Keith Meier (born August 8, 1959 in Helena, Montana) is a former Major League Baseball outfielder, who also played a few games at third base and as a designated hitter.
Wikipedia Patrick Meier (born March 15, 1976 in Winterthur, Switzerland) is a Swiss figure skater.
Wikipedia Waltraud Meier (born January 9, 1956 in W?rzburg) is a Grammy-award winning German dramatic soprano and mezzo-soprano singer.
Wikipedia Moritz Hermann Eduard Meier (1796-1855) was a German classical scholar, born at Glogau.
Wikipedia Barbara Meier (born July 25 1986 in Amberg, Germany) is a German fashion model and winner of the second cycle of "Germany's Next Topmodel".
Wikipedia Kerry Meier is an American collegiate football player for the University of Kansas.
Wikipedia Silke Meier is a former professional tennis player.
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Wikipedia Trevor Meier (born July 7, 1973 in Oakville, Ontario, Canada) is an ice hockey left winger for SC Bern of the National League A.
Wikipedia Dylan Meier (born March 16, 1984 in Pittsburg, Kansas) was a quarterback for the Kansas State Wildcats football team.
Wikipedia Megan Taylor Meier (November 6, 1992 ? October 17, 2006) was a North American teenager from Dardenne Prairie, Missouri who committed suicide by hanging at the age of 13 years, 11 months.
Wikipedia Ursula Meier (born 24 June 1971) is a French-Swiss film director who received the Best Director award at the 2008 Festival du Film Francophone d'Angoul?me [Angoul?me French-language Film Festival] for her first theatrical feature, "Home", which won the 2009 Swiss Film Prize for Bester Spielfilm [Best Film] as well as Bestes Drehbuch [Best Screenplay] (shared with Antoine Jaccoud).