History Quiz / Lesser-known names of famous people

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Can you name the famous people by their lesser-known names?

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Lesser-known nameBest-known nameDates
Elijah ben Shlomo Zalman1720-1797
Alfred Gerald Caplin1909-1979
Louis Capet1754-1793
Kamau wa Ngengi1894-1978
Edward Teach1680-1718
Mutsuhito1852-1912
Mustafa Kemal1881-1938
Stanley Martin Lieber1922-
Charles Lutwidge Dodgson1832-1898
Lalawethika1775-1836
Eric Arthur Blair1903-1950
Kiyohara Nagiko (possibly)966-1017
Theodor Geisel1904-1991
Zāhir ud-Dīn Muḥammad1483-1531
Lotario de' Conti1161-1216
Calvin Broadus1971-
Harald Gormsson935?-986?
Ted Kaczynski1942-
Jacques I1758-1806
Iosif Dzhugashvili1878-1953
François-Marie Arouet1694-1778
Mac Rebennack1940-
Marion Mitchell Morrison1907-1979
Goyathlay1829-1909
Cassius Clay1942-
Charles-Édouard Jeanneret-Gris1887-1965
Kusno Sosrodihardjo1901-1970
Ehrich Weiss1874-1926
Siddhartha Gautama563 BC-483 BC
Henry Tudor, 2nd Earl of Richmond1457-1509
Iva Ikuko Toguri D'Aquino1916-2006
R. Mutt1887-1968
Fujiwara Takako (possibly)973?-1014?
Paulette Williams1948-
Matsuo Munefusa1644-1694
Matsudaira Takechiyo1543-1616
Yang Yuhuan719-756
Thathanka Iyothanka1831-1890
Richard Reis and Alberto Caeiro1888-1935
Margaretha Geertruida Zelle1876-1917
Tīmūr-e Lang1336-1405
Alisa Rosenbaum1905-1982
Dolgorsüren Dagvadorj1980-
Yisroel ben Eliezer1698-1760
Marguerite Ann Johnson1928-
Lew Alcindor1947-
Kimitake Hiraoka1925-1970
William H. Bonney1859-1881
Salvatore Lucania1897-1962
Frederick Augustus Washington Bailey1818-1895
Martha Jane Cannary1852-1903
Abū 'l-Walīd Muḥammad ibn Aḥmad ibn Rushd1126-1198
Pietro da Morrone1209-1296
David John Moore Cornwell1931-
Lesser-known nameBest-known nameDates
Sagoyewatha (He Keeps Them Awake)c. 1750-1830
Aristoclesc. 428 BC-c. 348 BC
Guido di Pietro1395-1455
Georg Ludwig, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg1660-1727
Malcolm Little1925-1965
Chan Kong-Sang1954-
Muhammad bin Da'ud Chaghri 1029-1072
Moses Harry Hurwitz1897-1975
Robert Allen Zimmerman1941-
Shlomo Yitzhaki1040-1105
William Thomson1824-1907
Ricardo dos Santos Leite1982-
Hinmaton-Yalaktit1840-1904
Leslie Lynch King Jr.1913-2006
Marie-Henri Beyle1783-1842
Arjumand Banu Begum1593-1631
Temujin1162-1227
Tȟašúŋke Witkó1840-1877
Ogdred Weary, Dreary Wodge, etc.1925-2000
David Grün1886-1973
Allen Stewart Konigsberg1935-
Joseph Saddler1958-
Abū ‘Alī al-Ḥusayn ibn ‘Abd Allāh ibn Sīnā'980-1037
Kong Qiu551 BC-479 BC
Lucius Domitius Ahenobarbus37-68
Donato di Niccolo di Betto Bardi1386-1466
David Berkowitz1953-
Josip Broz1892-1980
Gerrit Gerritszoon1466-1536
Wahunsenacawh1545-1618
Gaius Julius Caesar Augustus Germanicus12 AD-41 AD
William Sydney Porter1862-1910
Arthur Stanley Jefferson1890-1965
Edison Arantes do Nascimento1940-
Adeline Virginia Stephen1882-1941
Vincent Damon Furnier1948-
Reginald Dwight1947-
John Graham of Claverhouse1648-1689
John Chapman1774-1845
The 1st Earl of Chatham1708-1778
Samuel Joseph Wurzelbacher1973-
Mary Anne Evans1819-1880
Eppie Lederer1918-2002
Garry Weinstein1963-
Domenikos Theotokopoulos1541-1614
Metacom1639-1676
Ilich Ramirez Sanchez1949-
Yusuf Islam1948-
Eiríkr Þorvaldsson950-1003
Chad Rowan1969-
Mohammad Reza Pahlavi1919-1980
George Gist (or Guess)1767-1843
Vladimir Ulyanov1870-1924
Amantine Aurore Lucille Dupin1804-1876
Lesser-known nameBest-known nameDates
Agnesë Gonxhe Bojaxhiu1910-1997
Julius Henry Marx1890-1977
Slinger Francisco1935-
John Graham Mellor1952-2002
Richard Bachman1947-
Saloth Sar1928-1998
James Todd Smith1968-
Jacob Kurtzberg1917-1994
Jean-Baptiste Poquelin1622-1673
Terry Gene Bollea1953-
Wa-Tho-Huk (Bright Path)1888-1953
1st Earl of Beaconsfield1804-1881
Lev Bronstein1879-1940
Yisrael Meir Kagan1838-1933
Samuel Langhorne Clemens1835-1910
Angelo Giuseppe Roncalli1881-1963
François-Dominique Toussaint1742-1803
Richard Plantagenet, Duke of Gloucester1452-1485
Sam Etic1937-
André René Roussimoff1946-1993
Nguyen Sinh Cung1890-1969
Zhu Yuanzhang1328-1398
Edward John Moreton Drax Plunkett1878-1957
Kongming181-234
Tafari Makonnen1892-1975
Rebecca Rolfe1595-1617
George Gordon Noel1788-1824
Grigory Otrepyev (?) and two others1581-1606
Liu Bang256 BC-167 BC
Lee Sheldon1865-1912
Jo Murray1965-
Norma Jeane Baker1926-1962
John of Fidanza1221-1274
Sabri Khalil al-Banna1937-2002
John Simon Ritchie1957-1979
Jacopo Robusti1518-1594
Amenhotep IVc. 1353 BC-1336 BC
Rodrigo Diaz de Vivar1040-1099
Richard Starkey1940-
Isabella Baumfreec. 1797-1883
Józef Teodor Konrad Korzeniowski1857-1924
Victor Eremita, Anti-Climacus, etc.1813-1855
John Johnson1824-1900
Christopher Wallace1972-1997
Rafael Sebastian Guillen (allegedly)1957?-
Ying Zheng259 BC-210 BC
Octavian63 BC-14 AD
William Joyce1906-1946
Karol Wojytla1920-2005
Arthur Wesley1769-1852
Henry John Temple1784-1865
William Jefferson Blythe III1946-

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