Louis Arthur Grimes (1883-1948) - was one of the most important jurists in Liberian history. He graduated form the University of Liberia in 1905. As a Secretary of State, he defended Liberia against the League of Nations. Liberia was charged with participating in slave trading. Liberia would have lost it's sovereignty. The only law school in the country is named after him. The Louis Arthur Grimes School of Law at the University of Liberia.
George Weah - his original name is Manneh Oppong Weah. Weah was one of the world's outstanding football players in the 1990s.In 1995 he was selected the best player in Africa, Europe and the world. Under his leadership, A.C. Milan (Italy) and Paris Saint Germain (France) won the national championships in the 1990s. He also played in Cameroon, England and the United Arab Emirates. From 1997 to 2004 George became a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador. Nelson Mandela called Weah "The pride of Africa".
William Tubman - was one of Africa's best Presidents. During his government, Liberia became one of the most stable countries in the Third World. His government strongly supported that women should participate in political life.