50 famous 'T' people

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A fat jovial monk, one of Robin Hood's Merry Men
British engineer, builder of the first full-scale working railway steam locomotive in 1804
English author of 'The Hobbit' and 'The Lord of the Rings'
American author of 'The Adventures of Tom Sawyer' and 'The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn'
Russian writer of 'War and Peace' and 'Anna Karenina'
Second Emperor of Rome 14-37 AD
American pop star who recorded the albums 'Justified' and 'FutureSex/LoveSounds'
Russian composer of 'Swan Lake', 'Sleeping Beauty' and the '1812 Overture'
British-American actress in the films 'Cleopatra' and 'Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?', twice married to Richard Burton
Humanitarian nun of Calcutta, called 'The Saint of the Gutters'
Canadian Prime Minister 1968-79 and 1980-84 who dated high-profile women including Barbra Streisand and Bianca Jagger
Swiss folk hero who reputedly shot an apple off the head of his son
English actress in the films 'The Remains of the Day', 'In the Name of the Father' and 'Sense and Sensibility'
Russian Marxist revolutionary murdered in Mexico in 1940
Croatian-American inventor of the alternating current motor
French statesman 1745-1838, Foreign Minister 1797-1807 and 1814-15, the 'bishop of the Revolution' adept at political survival
Nickname of Lesley Lawson née Hornby, a prominent British teenage model of swinging sixties London
Scottish civil engineer who built canals, docks, roads and the Menai Suspension Bridge in Wales
Fictional character created by Edgar Rice Burroughs, a child raised in the African jungles by apes
World heavyweight boxing champion nicknamed 'Iron Mike'
English poet, author of 'The Charge of the Light Brigade'
Englishman, first to translate the bible into English in the 16th century
Legendary Greek hero who slew the Minotaur
English painter of 'The Fighting Temeraire' and 'Rain, Steam and Speed-The Great Western Railway'
Roman Emperor 98-117AD whose campaigns expanded the Empire to its greatest territorial extent
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U.S. child actress of the 1930s known for her dimples and golden curls
US President who authorised the atom bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki
Ancient Egyptian pharaoh whose tomb was discovered by Howard Carter in 1922
Mexican-American golfer nickname 'Supermex' who won six major championships 1968-84
A disciple of Christ known as 'Doubting'
American real estate business magnate, star of the NBC reality show 'The Apprentice'
American actress in the films 'Romancing the Stone' and 'Who Framed Roger Rabbit'
In Norse mythology, a hammer-wielding god associated with thunder, lightning, storm and oak trees
Welsh poet of 'Under Milk Wood' and and the villanelle ''Do not go gentle into that good night'
American actor and dancer, star of the films 'Saturday Night Fever' and 'Pulp Fiction'
South African bishop who won the Nobel peace prize in 1984 for opposing apartheid
Yugoslav politician, premier 1945-53 and president 1953-80
American film director of 'Reservoir Dogs', 'Pulp Fiction' and 'Inglourious Basterds'
Archduchess of Austria, Holy Roman Empress, queen of Hungary and Bohemia, only woman ruler of the Habsburg dynasty
14th century Turko-Mongol conqueror of West, South and Central Asia
English agriculturalist and inventor of a seed drill in 1701
English highwayman with a horse called Black Bess, hung at York 1739
American folk-pop singer of 'Fire and Rain' and 'Carolina in My Mind'
British pioneer in computers who led the team that broke the German Enigma code machine in WWII
English-American actress, oldest actress to receive the Academy Award for Best Actress for her role in 'Driving Miss Daisy'
Venetian artist 1488/90-1576, painter of 'Assumption' and 'The Rape of Europa' known for his application and use of colour
American singer formerly in a duet with husband Ike, singer of 'What's Love Got to Do With It?'
Leader of the Peasants' revolt of 1381 during the reign of Richard II
Native American companion of The Lone Ranger
American actor who won consecutive Oscars for Best Actor in the 1930s films 'Captains Courageous' and 'Boys Town'

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