64 Historical Figures

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Leader of the Bolshevik Revolution
Greek philosopher arrested for 'corrupting the youth'
Macedonian conquerer who spread Hellenistic culture
Enlightenment thinker who heavily influenced the American Revolution
Conquistador responsible for the fall of the Aztec Empire
Nationalist notable for his nonviolent civil disobedience
French emperor defeated at Waterloo
South African president who opposed apartheid
Naturalist who developed the theory of natural selection
Monarch whose navy defeated the Spanish Armada
Carthaginian general of the second Punic War
Catholic priest known for advocating scholasticism
Led China into a socialist market economy
Conservative icon responsible for supply-side economics
British prime minister who received the Nobel Prize for Literature
Leader of the Latin American push for independence
Indian emperor known for his conquests and support of Buddhism
Founder of The Academy in Athens
Roman emperor who famously converted to Christianity
Responsible for introducing the printing press to Europe
Founding father of Kenya
Author of Das Kapital and The Communist Manifesto
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Catholic nun who founded the Missionaries of Charity
Wrote a code of laws calling for 'an eye for an eye'
Egyptian pharaoh also known as 'Ozymandias'
Author of the Art of War
Founder of the Republic of Turkey
Spaniard responsible for the conquest of the Incan Empire
Mathematician known for his laws of motion
Holy Roman emperor sometimes called the father of Europe
The 'Sun King' who he made the Palace of Versailles a symbol of absolute monarchy
Dictator responsible for the Holocaust
Influential anti-federalist who purchased the Louisiana Territory
Chinese politician who spurred the Cultural Revolution
Venetian traveller who served on the court of Kublai Khan
British demographic scholar
Polio-ridden leader responsible for the 'New Deal'
Led the first voyage to circumnavigate the globe
Nationalized the Suez Canal
Persian emperor known for his religious tolerance
Czar who westernized and militarized the Russian Empire
American philanthropist considered one of the most powerful women alive
First emperor of Rome who implemented its police force
Philosopher who pioneered traditional logic
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Father of the political belief that 'the ends justify the means'
First European to discover Hispaniola
Developed the theory of relativity
Scottish author of The Wealth of Nations
Created Japan's 17-article constitution
Longest reigning female monarch in history
Famous communist leader of North Vietnam
Conquerer who united the Mongols
Italian astronomer who championed a heliocentrism
Japanese shogun whose reign started 300 years of relative peace
Last president of the Soviet Union
General murdered by a group of senators on the Ides of March
Moroccan explorer who visited most of the 14th century Islamic world
African king known as the wealthiest man of all time
Founder of the Mali Empire whose epic story was passed on through oral tradition
French Enlightenment figure who advocated complete freedom of religion
Father of the Protestant Reformation
General during the Golden Age of Athens
'The Man of Steel'; known for mass purges of his enemies
Physician considered the father of western medicine

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