50 famous 'H' people

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

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