CelebrityNinjas provides an API to access a comprehensive database of famous celebrities from actors/actresses to athletes to politicians to business leaders. Responses may include name, gender, height, birthday, net worth, nationality, deathday and occupation.
Nine APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Agriculture, Humor, and Energy. Highlights include an API for Convier.me, a calendar service aimed at developers, and an API which returns random Dad Jokes. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.