50 famous 'B' people

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British computer scientist, inventor of the World Wide Web
American actor in the films 'A Streetcar Named Desire' and 'On the Waterfront'
Englishman whose 19th century calculating machines are considered to be the first mechanical computers
Jamaican athlete, current Olympic and World record holder for the 100 and 200 metres, nicknamed Lightning
19th century English explorer, linguist, translator and orientalist 1821-90
English engineer who built bridges, the Great Western Railway and a series of steamships
French 60s actress, singer and animal rights activist
Inventor of a method enabling the blind to read
Welsh singer known for the James Bond songs 'Goldfinger' and 'Diamonds Are Forever'
National poet of Scotland who wrote 'Auld Lang Syne' and 'A Red, Red Rose'
Founder of the Salvation Army in 1878
Three time British Prime Minister, 1923-24, 1924-29, 1935-37
Captain of HMS Bounty who sailed an open boat 3,618 nautical miles to safety after a mutiny 1789
Nickname of the pirate Edward Teach
Name taken by the current Pope
Venezuelan born leader who liberated much of South America from Spanish rule in the 19th century
Frenchman, first to fly the English Channel in 1909
Founder of the automobile manufacturer taken over by Rolls Royce 1921
Afrikaner and first Prime Minister of the Union of South Africa
Surname of Henry VIII's second wife
Deaf German composer of a famous 5th symphony
First man to run a mile in under four minutes in 1954
Scottish engineer, inventor of the world's first practical, publicly demonstrated television system
Swedish actress, star of the films 'Casablanca' and 'Spellbound'
French composer of the opera Carmen
Swedish tennis player, winner of 11 major singles titles and five consecutive Wimbledon singles titles 1976-80
American pioneer and frontiersman, most famous for his exploration and settlement of Kentucky
Any of three English sisters who between them wrote 'Jane Eyre', 'Wuthering Heights' and 'Agnes Grey'
British Prime Minister 1997-2007
Queen of the Netherlands
English philosopher and scientist, pioneer of the scientific method, 1561-1626
General Secretary and leader of the USSR 1964-82
Spaniard, the first European to see the Pacific Ocean in 1513
Old west outlaw known as Billy the Kid
General of the French Revolution, later Emperor
American director of the films 'The Producers' and 'Blazing Saddles'
Founder member of Pink Floyd 1946-2006
German composer who's works include the 'Brandenburg Concertos' and 'Mass in B minor'
German statesman known as the 'Iron Chancellor'
American revolutionary abolitionist hung in 1859
Assassinator of Abraham Lincoln
He killed Alexander Hamilton in a duel 1804
American actor in the films 'The African Queen' and 'The Maltese Falcon'
British poet known for aristocratic excess, described by Lady Caroline Lamb as 'mad, bad and dangerous to know'
American composer and lyricist, with songs such as 'Easter Parade' and 'White Christmas'
Siddhartha Gautama is known by this name
Ancient Roman, best known for taking a leading role in the assassination of Julius Caesar
English business magnate known for his Virgin Group of more than 400 companies
English children's writer who created 'Noddy' and 'The Famous Five'

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