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Old 06-25-2017, 06:02 PM
Wendell Wagner Wendell Wagner is offline
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Kris Kristofferson was a Rhodes scholar, but he doesn't have a Ph.D.

Hedy Lamarr is more accurately described as an electrical engineer rather than a rocket scientist, since frequency-hopping is about the control of radio signals rather than about the building of rockets. Of course, she wasn't in any professional sense either one.

Here's an article about multi-talented people in the arts (although it's not totally accurate either, since it claims that Danica McKellar has a Ph.D., although she doesn't).