64 Historical Figures

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

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