CitizenPath recognizes immigrant birthdays this week for famous, respected and accomplished Americans with immigrant roots:
Ahmed Hassan Zewail (born February 26, 1946) is an Egyptian American Noble Prize-winning scientist, known as the father of femtochemistry.
Levi Strauss (February 26, 1829 – September 26, 1902) was a German American businessman who founded the first company to manufacture blue jeans, Levi Strauss & Co.
Noureen DeWulf (born February 28, 1984) is an Indian American actress best known for her roles in films like West Bank Story, Ghosts of Girlfriends Past, and The Back-up Plan.
Melanie Kannokada (born February 28, 1986) is an Indian American actress, model, philanthropist, former Miss India America and current face of Bare Escentuals Cosmetics.