Full Name: Simon Cowell
Profession: Recording Executive
Why Famous: He is known for his role as a talent judge on TV shows such as Pop Idol, The X Factor, Britain's Got Talent and American Idol.
- 2002-06-11 "American Idol" created by Simon Fuller with judges Simon Cowell, Paula Abdul and Randy Jackson premieres on Fox
- 2010-01-11 Simon Cowell leaves "American Idol"