64 Historical Figures

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

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