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LifespanPersonDescription
1564-1616playwright and poet
1533-1603queen of England and Ireland
1874-1965prime minister
1599-1658lord protector of England, Scotland, and Ireland
1491-1547king of England and Ireland
1566-1625king of Scotland, England, and Ireland
1819-1901queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, and empress of India
1769-1852army officer and prime minister
1600-1649king of England, Scotland, and Ireland
1759-1806prime minister
1804-1881prime minister and novelist
1650-1722army officer and politician
1809-1898prime minister and author
1650-1702king of England, Scotland, and Ireland, and prince of Orange
1676-1745prime minister
1665-1714queen of Great Britain and Ireland
1858-1943social reformer and diarist
1630-1685king of England, Scotland, and Ireland
1882-1941writer
1207-1272king of England and lord of Ireland, and duke of Aquitaine
1863-1945prime minister
1561-1626lord chancellor, politician, and philosopher
1729/30-1797politician and author
1809-1882naturalist, geologist, and originator of the theory of natural selection
1819-1900art critic and social critic
1738-1820king of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, and king of Hanover
1806-1873philosopher, economist, and advocate
1771-1832poet and novelist
1869-1940prime minister
1470/71-1530royal minister, archbishop of York, and cardinal
1485-1540royal minister
1532/3-1588courtier and magnate
1504-1575archbishop of Canterbury and patron of scholarship
1642-1727natural philosopher and mathematician
1852-1928prime minister
1812-1870novelist
1532-1590principal secretary
1609-1674politician and historian
1621-1683politician
1775-1817novelist
1711-1776philosopher and historian
1660-1727ing of Great Britain and Ireland and elector of Hanover
1554-1618courtier, explorer, and author
1867-1947prime minister
1772-1834poet, critic, and philosopher
1894-1986prime minister
d. c.303?patron saint of England
1708-1778prime minister
1633-1701king of England, Scotland, and Ireland
1788-1824poet
1520/21-1598royal minister
1848-1930prime minister and philosopher
1916-2005prime minister
1685-1759composer
1584-1643politician
1608-1674poet and polemicist
1775-1851landscape and history painter
1478-1535lord chancellor, humanist, and martyr
1643-1715bishop of Salisbury and historian
1866-1937prime minister
1542-1587queen of Scots
1573-1645archbishop of Canterbury
1514-1572religious reformer
1489-1556archbishop of Canterbury
1615-1691ejected minister and religious writer
1565-1601soldier and politician
1239-1307king of England and lord of Ireland, and duke of Aquitaine
1883-1946economist
1737-1809author and revolutionary
1897-1977prime minister
1920-2003politician and author
1593-1641lord lieutenant of Ireland
1367-1413king of England and lord of Ireland, and duke of Aquitaine
1667-1745writer and dean of St Patrick's Cathedral, Dublin
1841-1910king of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, and the British dominions beyond the seas, and emperor of India
1723-1792portrait and history painter and art theorist
1758-1805naval officer
1830-1903prime minister
1709-1784author and lexicographer
1516/17-1587Martyrologist
1133-1189king of England, duke of Normandy and of Aquitaine, and count of Anjou
1367-1400king of England and lord of Ireland, and duke of Aquitaine
1865-1936king of Great Britain, Ireland, and the British Dominions beyond the seas, and emperor of India
1749-1806politician
1609-1669queen of England, Scotland, and Ireland, consort of Charles I
1632-1723architect, mathematician, and astronomer
1809-1892poet
1717-1797author, politician, and patron of the arts
1678-1751politician, diplomatist, and author
1608-1670army officer and naval officer
supp. fl. 6th cent.legendary warrior and supposed king of britain
1889-1951philosopher
d. 1384theologian, philosopher, and religious reformer
1819-1880novelist
1856-1950playwright and polemicist
1801-1890theologian and cardinal
1421-1471king of England and lord of Ireland, and duke of Aquitaine
1795-1881author, biographer, and historian
1619-1682royalist army and naval officer
1340-1400poet and administrator
1516-1558queen of England and Ireland
LifespanPersonDescription
1572-1637poet and playwright
1284-1327king of England and lord of Ireland, and duke of Aquitaine
1872-1970philosopher, journalist, and political campaigner
1068/9-1135king of England and lord of Normandy
1770-1850poet
1748-1832philosopher, jurist, and reformer
1688-1744poet
1847-1929prime minister and author
1723-1790moral philosopher and political economist
1792-1822poet
1812-1889poet
1582-1650archbishop of York
1312-1377king of England and lord of Ireland, and duke of Aquitaine
1632-1704philosopher
1898-1986sculptor
1795-1821poet
1632-1712politician
1792-1878prime minister and author
1846-1891politician and landowner
1563-1612politician and courtier
1552-1634lawyer, legal writer, and politician
1865-1939poet
1552-1599poet and administrator in Ireland
1740-1795lawyer, diarist, and biographer
1495-1555theologian, administrator, and bishop of Winchester
1811-1863novelist
1913-1976composer
1167-1216king of England, and lord of Ireland, duke of Normandy and of Aquitaine, and count of Anjou
1504-1553royal servant
1554-1586author and courtier
1660-1731writer and businessman
1540-1596pirate, sea captain, and explorer
1662-1694queen of England, Scotland, and Ireland
1027/8-1087king of England and duke of Normandy
1592-1628royal favourite
1584-1654lawyer and historical and linguistic scholar
1916-1995prime minister
1613-1662politician and author
1912-2005prime minister
1825-1895biologist and science educationist
1784-1865prime minister
1895-1952king of Great Britain, Ireland, and the British dominions beyond the seas, and sometime emperor of India
1033-1109abbot of Bec and archbishop of Canterbury
1900-1979naval officer and viceroy of India
1573-1652architect and theatre designer
1788-1850prime minister
1605-1661nobleman and politician
1757-1827engraver, artist, and poet
1853-1902imperialist, colonial politician, and mining entrepeneur
1457-1509King of England and lord of Ireland
1870-1950prime minister of South Africa, army officer, and writer on evolution
1732-1792prime minister
1157-1199king of England, duke of Normandy and of Aquitaine, and count of Anjou
1562-1633archbishop of Canterbury
1500-1558cardinal and archbishop of Canterbury
966-1016king of England
1209-1272royal prince and king of Germany
1697-1764painter and engraver
1819-1861prince consort, consort of Queen Victoria
fl. 5th cent.patron saint of Ireland
1703-1791Church of England clergyman and a founder of Methodism
1531-1604archbishop of Canterbury
1832-1904author, literary critic, and first editor of the Dictionary of National Biography
1626-1712lord protector of England, Scotland, and Ireland
1605-1682physician and author
1871-1936naval officer
1683-1760king of Great Britain and Ireland, and elector of Hanover
1664-1726playwright and architect
1120-1170archbishop of Canterbury
1725-1774army officer in the East India Company and administrator in India
1694-1773politician and diplomatist
1913-2010journalist, politician, and author
1887-1976army officer
1572-1631poet and Church of England clergyman
1775-1847Irish nationalist leader
1537-1553king of England and Ireland
1386-1422king of England and lord of Ireland, and duke of Aquitaine
1770-1827prime minister and parodist
1858-1923businessman and prime minister
1912-1998politician
1737-1794historian
1883-1967prime minister
1750-1823lord chancellor
1641-1702politician
1588-1679philosopher
1442-1483king of England and lord of Ireland
1555-1626bishop of Winchester
1736-1819engineer and scientist
1820-1903philosopher, social theorist, and sociologist
1732-1799revolutionary army officer and president of the United States of America
1816-1855novelist
1717-1779actor and playwright
1836-1914industrialist and politician
1859-1925politician
1759-1834prime minister
1473-1513king of Scots
1856-1928politician, educationist, and lord chancellor
1649-1685politician
1759-1796poet
1918-1994politician

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