50 famous 'H' people

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A telescope is named after this American astronomer who confirmed the existence of galaxies other than the Milky Way
Military leader of Carthage in the Second Punic War against Rome
Belgian born actress 1929-93, best-known films 'Breakfast at Tiffany's' and 'My Fair Lady'
Beatles guitarist 1943-2001
American lyricist 1895-1960, most famous for his collaboration with Richard Rodgers
Hungarian-born American magician and escapologist 1874-1926
American 50s rock 'n roller who died in a plane crash 1959
Greek mythological hero assigned Seven Labours
In Greek myth, wife and one of three sisters of Zeus, goddess of women and marriage
American novelist best known for 'Catch 22'
American electric guitarist who died in London 1970
Dutch artist who painted 'The Laughing Cavalier'
Legendary 16th century Mohawk Indian, leader of the Iroquois confederacy; associated with Minnehaha
18th century Scottish philosopher, author of 'A Treatise of Human Nature'
Fictional Royal Navy officer, the protagonist of a series of novels by C. S. Forester
American aviator and film producer who set multiple world air-speed records before becoming a recluse
American actor known for heroic roles in the films 'Ben-Hur', 'El Cid' and also 'Planet of the Apes'
French novelist who wrote 'The Hunchback of Notre Dame' and 'Les Misérables'
English astronomer who predicted the return of a comet named after him every 76 years
Commander of the British Expeditionary Force in WWI 1915-18
American writer of 'For Whom the Bell Tolls' and 'Death in the Afternoon'
German artist, one of the greatest portraitists of the 16th century, sometime King's Painter to Henry VIII
American actor in the films 'Forrest Gump' and 'Saving Private Ryan'
One of the first two men to climb Mount Everest
Norwegian physician and bacteriologist who discovered the leprosy bacillus in 1869
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British Admiral, victor of the battle of Quiberon Bay 1759 that prevented a French invasion of Britain
First director of the FBI 1924-72
American Founding Father killed in a duel by Aaron Burr 1804
English physician who discovered the circulation of the blood in 1628
American jazz singer nicknamed 'Lady Day'
Prime Minister of Australia who disappeared in December 1967, presumed drowned
Emperor of Japan during WWII
American actor in the films 'The French Connection' and 'Unforgiven'
First Plantaganet King of England 1154-89
English theoretical physicist who wrote 'A Brief History of Time'
23rd President of the USA 1889-93
American comic actor best known for his partnership with Stan Laurel
British-born American comedian and actor 1903-2003 known for visiting and entertaining front line troops
Anglo-American film director of 'Spellbound', 'Rear Window' and 'Psycho'
Name of Shakespeare's Prince of Denmark
British actor in the films 'The Cruel Sea' and 'Bridge on the River Kwai
English composer most famous for his orchestral suite 'The Planets'
Ancient Greek author of the 'Odyssey' and 'Iliad'
Fictional dectective created by Arthur Conan Doyle whose sidekick is Dr Watson
18th century English painter and printmaker of 'A Rake's Progress', 'A Harlot's Progress' and 'Gin Lane'
Old west American gunfighter and scout nicknamed 'Wild Bill'
Old West dentist and gunfighter involved in the Gunfight at the OK Corral
Roman King of Judea who allegedly massacred the newborn babies of Bethlehem
Welsh actor in the films 'The Silence of the Lambs' and 'The Remains of the Day'
Heroic outlaw in English folklore who stole from the rich and gave to the poor

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