Heroes of the World

Belenko, Viktor - Soviet fighter pilot who came to despise Communism and flew his Mig 25 Foxbat  to Japan in 1976 and defected to the US.

Bonfoeffer, Dietrich - Germany

Havel, Vaclav - Czech Republic

Sendler, Irena - saved over 2500 Jewish children in Poland during World War two.

Shevchenko, Arkady N. - the highest ranking Soviet official ever to defect to the United States in April, 1978. He became disillusioned with Communism and began working for the CIA. Scevchenko's book, "Breaking with Moscow" was a number one best seller in 1985.

Solzhenitsyn, Aleksandr

Walesa, Lech - Poland

Wilberforce, William - England. 

Zuyev, Alexander - Soviet fighter pilot who flew his Mig 29 fighter to Turkey and defected to the United States in 1989.