50 famous 'C' people

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Lord Protector of England 1653-58
Famous Italian tenor opera singer, 1873-1921
Explorer who claimed Canada for France after three voyages in the 1530s and 40s
English athlete who won Olympic Gold for the 1500m in both 1980 and 1984
Roman general who conquered Gaul and crossed the Rubicon, assassinated 44 BC
American gangster, leader of the Chicago Outfit, nicknamed Scarface
French post-impressionist painter 1839-1906 of 'Femme au Chapeau Vert' and 'The Cardplayers'
First Protestant Archbishop of Canterbury 1533, burned at the stake 1556
British science fiction author of '2001: A Space Odyssey'
New Zealand-Australian actor in the films 'Gladiator', and 'A Beautiful Mind'
American novelist, creator of hard boiled detective Philip Marlowe
English author of 'Alice's Adventures in Wonderland'
American author known for techno thriller stories such as the 'Hunt For Red October' and 'Patriot Games'
King of the Franks from 768 and Emperor of the Romans from 800-814
American writer of the early 19th century, author of 'The Last of the Mohicans'
British authoress of whodunit's, creator of Hercule Poirot and Miss Marple
First female PM of New Zealand 1999-2008
Blind American musician, pioneer of soul music during the 1950s
Polish composer and virtuoso pianist, 1810-39 who's works are for piano solo
Famous silent movie star of such films as 'The Tramp' and 'The Great Dictator'
Fourth Roman Emperor who stammered and had a clubfoot
Italian adventurer and author and famous womanizer from the Republic of Venice
British PM 1940-45, leader during WWII
Spanish conquistador, conqueror of the Aztec Empire 1519-21
Cuban World Chess Champion 1921-27, one of the greatest all time players
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American country music singer of the songs ''Galveston' and 'Rhinestone Cowboy'
Danish King of England who allegedly tried to turn back the tide
English explorer of the Pacific Ocean who mapped lands from New Zealand to Hawaii
British PM remembered for his appeasement policy toward Nazi Germany in the 1930s
Revolutionary and politician, ruler of Cuba since 1959
'King of the Wild Frontier', killed at the Alamo 1836
Roman god of desire, affection and love frequently shown with bow and arrow
Scottish-American industrialist, businessman, philanthropist and steel magnate 1835-1919
Roman Emperor nicknamed 'Little Boots'
Leader of the HMS Bounty mutineers in 1789
Female and last pharaoh of Ancient Egypt who allegedly killed herself via an asp bite in 30 BC
American actor in the films 'Angels With Dirty Faces' and 'Yankee Doodle Dandy'
American actor during the age of silent films nicknamed the 'The Man of a Thousand Faces', famous for macabre characters
The name of Buffalo Bill
American soldier killed at the battle of Little Bighorn 1876
Russian dramatist who wrote 'The Seagull', 'Uncle Vanya' and 'The Cherry Orchard'
King of England executed 1649
American singer and actor, partner with Bob Hope in a series of 'Road to.....' films
Polish physicist and chemist, famous for her pioneering research on radioactivity
Polish astronomer who mathematically proved the earth revolved around the sun
Trojan princess given the gift of prophecy by Apollo
Ancient Chinese thinker and social philosopher
American country music singer known as 'The Man in Black'
American actor in the films 'Dances with Wolves' and 'Waterworld'
Mythical member of a race of giants, each with a single eye in the middle of the forehead

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