Famous People List

Bill Gates Co-Founded Microsoft. One of the most wealthy men alive. Back to top

Plato Helped to lay the foundations of natural philosophy, science, and Western philosophy.

Vladimir Lenin A Russian revolutionary, Bolshevik leader, communist politician, principal leader of the October Revolution and the first head of the Soviet Union

Pavel Korchagin The hero of the book How the Steel Was Tempered a socialist realist novel written by Nikolai Ostrovsky (1904-1936).

Bill Clinton Served as the 42nd President of the United States from 1993 to 2001.

Carried out a policy of modernization and expansion that transformed the Tsardom of Russia into the 3-billion acre Russian Empire, a major European power.

Bruce Lee Widely regarded as the most influential martial artist ever and a cultural icon.

Winston Churchill Served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom during World War II.

Henri Matisse A French artist, known for his use of colour and his fluid, brilliant and original draughtsmanship.

Guan Yu A general serving under the warlord Liu Bei during the late Eastern Han Dynasty and Three Kingdoms era of China.

Ramesses II Regarded as Egypts greatest, most celebrated, and most powerful pharaoh.

Charles de Gaulle A French general and statesman who led the Free French Forces during World War II.

Margaret Thatcher The only woman to have been the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Alfred Nobel A Swedish chemist, engineer, innovator, armaments manufacturer and the inventor of dynamite. He used his enormous fortune to institute the Nobel Prizes.