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Even the most successful politicians need guidance at some points in their life. In this video, Mr. Villaraigosa pays tribute to Mr. Herman Katz of Los Angeles-- the teacher who most influenced LA's current Mayor. View more inspirational stories about teachers and even share one of your own at http://myteachermyhero.com.
  • 20 Oct 2009
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Angel Investor, Entrepreneur, & Philanthropist Esther Dyson relays the relationship she had with Mr. Gendaszek, a teacher who inspired her. View more inspirational stories about teachers and even share one of your own at http://myteachermyhero.com.
  • 20 Oct 2009
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In this video Craig Newmark of Craigslist honors Mr. Anton Schulski by acknowledging the important role he played in his life.
  • 20 Oct 2009
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John Wood pays tribute to Mr. John Wooster of Athens, PA-- the teacher who most influenced the non-profit leader. View more inspirational stories about teachers and even share one of your own at http://myteachermyhero.com.
  • 20 Oct 2009
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In this video Sanford Weill thanks his favorite teacher, Mr. Clare Frantz, for inspiring him to aim for success. View more inspirational stories about teachers and even share one of your own at http://myteachermyhero.com.
  • 20 Oct 2009
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Barry Meyer, Chair & CEO of Warner Bros., recalls in this video how his favorite teacher Mrs. Lillian Meyer had a significant impact on his life. Come visit http://myteachermyhero.com to view more inspirational stories about teachers and to share one of your own.
  • 20 Oct 2009
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In this video Luis Ubinas, the President of the Ford Foundation, honors a teacher for helping him in school and in life.
  • 20 Oct 2009
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In this video Robert Rubin recalls how his favorite teacher, Mrs. Dorothy Collins, inspired him and pushed him towards success.
  • 20 Oct 2009
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In this video Dick, the former Chairmen of Walt Disney Studios, recalls how Mrs. Florence Gholz inspired him to achieve his goals. Come visit http://myteachermyhero.com to view more inspirational stories about teachers and to share one of your own.
  • 20 Oct 2009
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Sue Naegle recalls in this video how an inspirational teacher, Mr. Robert Longo, substantially affected her life.
  • 20 Oct 2009
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Alan Mulally, the CEO of Ford Motor Company, recalls in this video how Dr. Jan Roskam of the University of Kansas had a significant impact on his life.
  • 6 Nov 2009
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In this video Dominique Moceanu, an Olympic Champion American Gymnast, honors her professor Mr. David Kukurza for motivating her in school and in life.
  • 19 Oct 2009
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In this video Assistant U.S. Secretary of Education Dr. Thelma Melendez recalls how her favorite teacher, Mrs. Silverman, helped to jump-start her career.
  • 19 Oct 2009
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In this video Monte Lipman, the CEO of Universal Republic Records, describes how his favorite teacher, Mr. Henry Vincent, changed his life.
  • 19 Oct 2009
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In this video Jonathan T.M. Reckford, the CEO of Habitat for Humanity, recalls how his favorite teacher, Mr. Richard Lederer, inspired him and nudged him towards success.
  • 19 Oct 2009
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In this video William Duvall, the new lead singer for Alice in Chains, recalls how his favorite teacher inspired him to strive for greatness in school and in his life.
  • 19 Oct 2009
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In this video Sean Paul gives props to Mrs. Maine, the teacher who noticed he had a special talent for music, and encouraged him to follow the exhortations of his soul. He has since sold over 10 million albums worldwide, becoming the most successful Jamaican artist of all time on U.S. charts.
  • 10 Oct 2009
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