Commemorated at Westminster Abbey

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Founder of the Scout Movement1857-1941; Nyeri, Kenya
Polish Conventual Franciscan friar who volunteered to die in place of a stranger in the Nazi concentration camp of Auschwitz in Poland.1894-1941
English composer whose best known work is played at countless graduation ceremonies.1857-1934; Little Malvern, Worcestershire
English writer and poet best known for his World War I poetry and the 1929 novel, Death of a Hero.1892-1962; France
Poet and author of 'Childe Harold's Pilgrimage' and 'Don Juan.'1788-1824; Hucknall, Nottinghamshire
The United Kingdom's only Prime Minister of Jewish descent.1804-1881; Hughenden Manor, Buckinghamshire
English poet, dramatist, and art scholar most famous for his work, 'For the Fallen,' which is well known for being used in Remembrance Sunday services.1869-1943; Reading, Berkshire
Founder of the Salvation Army1829-1912; Stoke Newington, London
Older sister of Alexandra, the last Russian Empress, who was murdered by the Bolsheviks in 1918.1864-1918; Church of Maria Magdalene, Jerusalem, Israel
Christian Miao pastor executed during the Chinese Cultural Revolution.1907-1973;
Author of the novel 'The Happy-Go-Lucky Morgans' who was killed during the Battle of Arras in 1917, soon after he arrived in France.1878-1917; Agny Military Cemetery, France
English actress who won Academy the Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Mrs. Moore in the 1984 film 'A Passage to India.'1907-1991
The only Australian poet with a bust in Poet's Corner in Westminster Abbey.1833-1870; Melbourne, Australia
Served two separate terms as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom; first ever Labour Prime Minister.1866-1937; Spynie, near Lossiemouth, Grampian
American educator and poet whose works include 'Paul Revere's Ride', 'The Song of Hiawatha,' and 'Evangeline'.1807-1882; Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
British soldier and poet of World War I whose most famous poem 'Into Battle' was published in 'The Times' the day after his death.1888-1915; Boulogne-sur-Mer, France
Papuan Anglican teacher killed during the Japanese invasion of New Guinea in 1921-1942; Sangara, New Guinea
Author of books such as 'Emma' and 'Pride and Prejudice.'1775-1817; Winchester Cathedral, Hampshire
Pakistani Christian nurse who was allegedly killed by a Muslim radical.1929-1960; Sahiwal, Pakistan
First Englishman to circumnavigate the Earth in his ship the 'Golden Hind.'1540-1596; buried at sea off the coast of Portobelo, Panama
Long-term friend and correspondent of Aldous Huxley who wrote the Broadway hit play 'Wings over Europe.'1893-1944; St Mary's, Lawford, Essex
English poet known for his idealistic war sonnets written during the First World War (especially 'The Soldier').1887-1915; Skyros, Greece
Author of 'The New Bath Guide' or 'Memoirs of the Blunderhead Family' a satirical, rhymed poem.1724-1805; Bath
British Royal Navy officer and Arctic explorer who mapped almost two thirds of the northern coastline of North America.1786-1847; presumably buried at sea near King William Island, Canada
Author of 'Jane Eyre.'1816-1855; Haworth, Yorkshire
English poet and playwright, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world's pre-eminent dramatist.1564-1616; Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire
English leader of the Methodist movement and prolific hymnwriter.1707-1788; Old Marylebone, London
Prime Minister of the United Kingdom during World War II.1874-1965; Bladon, Oxfordshire
Prebendary of Westminster and chaplain to the House of Commons who collapsed after reading the ninth commandment during Sunday services and died the next day.
HintNameLifespan; burial location
Irish writer of 'The Picture of Dorian Gray' and the play 'The Importance of Being Earnest.'1854-1900; Père Lachaise Cemetery, Paris, France
German theologian and author who was executed in Flossenbürg concentration camp in 1945.1906-1945; Dorotheenstädtischer Friedhof, Berlin, Germany
His work 'In Parenthesis' about his experiences in the Great War won him the 1938 Hawthornden Prize.1895-1974; Crofton Park, Lewisham
Englishman commonly known as 'the Northamptonshire Peasant Poet.'1793-1864; Helpston, Cambridgeshire
Considered by some to be the greatest of all the English war poets. His self-portrait hangs in the National Portrait Gallery.1890-1918; Pas de Calais, France
Self-educated English clockmaker who invented the marine chronometer1693-1776; Hampstead, North London
British Army office famous for his part in the taking of Quebec in 1759 during the Seven Years War.1727-1759; Greenwich, South-East London
English anarchist poet, and critic of literature and art who was knighted on the recommendation of Prime Minister Winston Churchill in 1953.1893-1968; Stonegrave, North Yorkshire
English poet, translator and novelist whose most successful work was the historical novel 'I, Claudius.'1895-1985; Deia , Majorca, Spain
He became the fourth Archbishop of San Salvador and was assassinated on March 24, 1980.1917-1980; San Salvador Metropolitan Cathedral, San Salvador
Elder co-founder of the Methodist movement.1703-1791; City Road Chapel, London
English poet and hymnodist famous for his translations of Homer and the Hymn 'Praise for the Fountain Opened.'1731-1800; East Dereham, Norfolk
Prominent leader in the African American civil rights movement famous for his 'I Have a Dream' speech.1929-1968; Atlanta, Georgia, United States
One of the founders of the so-called ”Dymock Poets”, a community of writers who settled briefly, before the outbreak of the Great War, in the village of Dymock, in north Glouce1878-1962
Pedi tribeswoman who was declared a martyr by the Church of the Province of Southern Africa.1913-1928
Author of 'Agnes Grey' and 'The Tenant of Wildfell Hall;' overshadowed by more famous sister-authors.1820-1849; Scarborough
Author of 'Wuthering Heights.'1818-1848; Haworth, Yorkshire
He became known as a writer of satirical anti-war verse during World War I.won acclaim for his prose work, the 'Sherston Trilogy'.1886-1967; Mells, Somerset
English journalist and broadcaster best remembered as the commentator on the coronation of Elizabeth II in 1953 and the funerals of George VI, John F. Kennedy, and Winston Churchil1913-1965; Lynchmere, West Sussex
British poet of World War I who was shot in the head by a sniper at the Battle of Loos on 13 October, 1915.1895-1915
Welsh poet, orator and Anglican priest best remembered as a writer of poems and the hymns 'Come, My Way, My Truth, My Life', 'King of Glory, King of Peace' and 'Let all the World i1593-1633; Bemerton, Wiltshire
English composer and war poet whose best-known compositions include his 'Five Elizabethan Songs' and the song-cycles 'Ludlow and Teme' and 'The Western Playland.'1890-1937; Twigworth, Gloucestershire
Welsh poet and writer of the celebrated 'Do Not Go Gentle into That Good Night' composed for his dying father.1914-1953; Laugharne, Carmarthenshire, Wales
English poet, author and critic who ended his career as Professor of Poetry at the University of Oxford.1896-1974; Long Melford, Suffolk
Three-time Prime Minister of the Unired Kingdom during the interwar years and member of the Conservative Party1867-1947; ashes buried in Worcester Cathedral, Worcestershire
English poet and soldier of the first World War who said 'War, and the pity of War', and 'the Poetry is in the pity.'1893-1918; Ors, France
Archbishop of the Church of Uganda from 1974 to 1977; murdered by Idi Amin.1922-1977
British theoretical physicist who made fundamental contributions to the early development of both quantum mechanics and quantum electrodynamics.1902-1984; Tallahassee, Florida, United States

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