100+ Famous People (Wikipedia)


  1. Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865) US President during American civil war
  2. Adolf Hitler (1889-1945) leader of Nazi Germany 1933-1945
  3. Albert Einstein (1879-1955) German scientist, theory of relativity
  4. Alfred Hitchcock (1899-1980) English / American film producer, director
  5. Amelia Earhart (1897-1937) Aviator
  6. Angelina Jolie (1975-) Actress, director, humanitarian
  7. Anne Frank (1929-1945) Dutch Jewish author who died in Ho
  8. Audrey Hepburn (1929-1993) British actress and humanitarian
  9. Aung San Suu Kyi (1945-) Burmese opposition leader
  10. Babe Ruth (1895-1948) American baseball player
  11. Barack Obama (1961-) US President 2008-2016
  12. Beatles (The) British pop band from Liverpool England
  13. Benazir Bhutto (1953-2007) Prime Minister of Pakistan 1993-1996
  14. Bill Gates (1955-) American businessman, founder of Microsoft
  15. Billie Holiday (1915-1959) American jazz singer
  16. Billie Jean King (1943-) American tennis player and human rights activist
  17. Bob Geldof (1951-) Irish musician, charity worker
  18. C.S. Lewis (1898-1963) British author
  19. Carl Lewis (1961-) US athlete and Olympian
  20. Charles Darwin (1809-1882) British scientist, theory of evolution
  21. Charles de Gaulle (1890-1970) French resistance leader and President 1959-1969
  22. Christopher Columbus (1451-1506) Italian explorer
  23. Cleopatra (69-30 BCE) Queen of Egypt
  24. Coco Chanel (1883-1971) French fashion designer
  25. Dalai Lama (1938-) Spiritual and political leader of Tibetans
  26. David Beckham (1975-)  English footballer
  27. Desmond Tutu (1931-) South African Bishop and opponent of apartheid
  28. Donald Trump (1946-) Businessman, politician
  29. Elizabeth Taylor (1932-2011) Actress, entrepreneur
  30. Elvis Presley (1935-1977) American musician
  31. Ernest Hemingway (1899-1961) American author
  32. Eva Peron (1919-1952) First Lady of Argentina 1946-1952
  33. Fidel Castro (1926-) President of Cuba 1976-2008
  34. Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882-1945) US President 1932-1945
  35. George W Bush (1946-) US President 2000-2008
  36. George Orwell (1903-1950) British author
  37. Grace Kelly (1929-1982) American actress, Princess of Monaco
  38. Haile Selassie (1892-1975) Emperor of Ethiopia 1930-1974
  39. Hayley Mills (1946-) British actress, singer
  40. Henry Ford (1863-1947) US Industrialist
  41. Indira Gandhi (1917-1984) Prime Minister of India 1966-1977
  42. Ingrid Bergman (1915-1982) Swedish actress
  43. J.K.Rowling (1965-) British author
  44. J.R.R. Tolkien (1892-1973) British author
  45. Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis (1929-1994) American wife of JF Kennedy
  46. James Last (1929-2015) German big band leader, composer.
  47. Jawaharlal Nehru (1889-1964) Indian Prime Minister 1947-1964
  48. Jesse Owens (1913-1980) US track athlete, 1936 Olympics
  49. John F. Kennedy (1917-1963) US President 1961-1963
  50. John Lennon (1940-1980) British musician, member of the Beatles
  51. Joseph Stalin (1879-1953) Leader of Soviet Union 1924-1953
  52. Katherine Hepburn (1907-2003) American actress
  53. Leo Tolstoy (1828-1910) Russian author and philosopher
  54. Leon Trotsky (1879-1940) Russian Marxist revolutionary
  55. Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519) Italian, painter, scientist, polymath
  56. Lionel Messi (1987-) Argentinian footballer
  57. Lord Baden Powell (1857-1941) British Founder of scout movement
  58. Louis Pasteur (1822-1895) French chemist and microbiologist
  59. Ludwig Beethoven (1770-1827) German composer
  60. Lyndon B Johnson (1908-1973) US President 1963-1969
  61. Madonna (1958-) American musician, actress, author
  62. Mahatma Gandhi (1869-1948) Leader of Indian independence movement
  63. Malcolm X (1925-1965) American Black nationalist leader
  64. Mao Zedong (1893-1976) Leader of Chinese Communist revolution
  65. Margaret Thatcher (1925-2013) British Prime Minister 1979-1990
  66. Marilyn Monroe (1926-1962) American actress, singer, model
  67. Martin Luther King (1929-1968)  American civil rights campaigner
  68. Mary Magdalene (4 BCE-40CE) devotee of Jesus Christ
  69. Mata Hari (1876-1917) Dutch exotic dancer, executed as spy
  70. Michael Jackson (1958-2009) American musician
  71. Michael Jordon (1963-) US Basketball star
  72. Mikhail Gorbachev (1931-) Leader of Soviet Union 1985-1991
  73. Mother Teresa (1910-1997) Macedonian Catholic missionary nun
  74. Muhammad Ali (1942-2016) American Boxer and civil rights campaigner
  75. Neil Armstrong (1930-2012) US astronaut
  76. Nelson Mandela (1918-2013)  South African President anti-apartheid campaigner
  77. Oprah Winfrey (1954-) American TV presenter, actress, entrepreneur
  78. Oscar Wilde (1854-1900) Irish author, poet, playwright
  79. Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) Spanish modern artist
  80. Paul McCartney (1942-) British musician, member of Beatles
  81. Pele (1940-) Brazilian footballer, considered greatest of 20th century.
  82. Peter Sellers (1925-1980) British actor and comedian
  83. Pierre Trudeau (1919-2000) Canadian Prime Minister
  84. Plato (423 BC-348 BC) Greek philosopher
  85. Pope Francis (1936-) First pope from the Americas
  86. Pope John Paul II (1920-2005) Polish Pope
  87. Prince Charles (1948-)  Heir to British throne
  88. Queen Elizabeth II (1926-) British monarch since 1954
  89. Queen Victoria (1819-1901) British monarch 1837-1901
  90. Richard Branson (1950-) British entrepreneur
  91. Roger Federer (1981-) Swiss Tennis player
  92. Ronald Reagan (1911-2004) US President 1981-1989
  93. Rosa Parks (1913-2005)  American civil rights activist
  94. Sigmund Freud (1856-1939) Austrian psychoanalyst
  95. Stanley Gibbons (1840-1913) Founder of the London Stamp Company
  96. Steve Jobs (1955-2012) co-founder of Apple computers
  97. Sting (1951-) British musician
  98. Thomas Edison (1847-1931) American inventor
  99. Tiger Woods (1975-) American golfer
  100. Usain Bolt (1986-) Jamaican athlete and Olympian
  101. Vincent Van Gogh (1853-1890) Dutch artist
  102. Vladimir Lenin (1870-1924) Leader of Russian Revolution 1917
  103. Walt Disney (1901-1966) American film producer
  104. Winston Churchill (1874-1965) British Prime Minister during WWII
  105. Woodrow Wilson (1856-1924) US president 1913-1921


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