Government Leaders, Military Rulers, and Political Activists

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Adams, John Quincy

Adenauer, Konrad


Alexander II

Alexander III

Anthony, Susan Brownell

Arafat, Yasir

Arias Sánchez, Oscar


Atatürk, Kemal



Aung San Suu Kyi


Bakunin, Mikhail

Balfour, Arthur

Begin, Menachem

Bell, Gertrude

Ben-Gurion, David

Benenson, Peter

Biko, Stephen

Bismarck, Otto von

Blanc, Louis

Bolívar, Simón

Brehznev, Leonid

Burke, Edmund

Caesar, Julius


Castro, Fidel

Catherine de Médicis

Catherine II

Cavour, Camillo Benso di


Charles V

Chiang Kai-shek

Churchill, Winston

Clemanceau, Georges

Cleopatra VII

Cohn-Bendit, Daniel

Columbus, Christopher

Constantine I

Cortés, Hernán

Cromwell, Oliver

Cyrus II

Darius I


de Beauvoir, Simone

Debs, Eugene Victor

de Gaulle, Charles

de Gouges, Olympe

de Klerk, Frederik Willem

Deng Xiaoping


Disraeli, Benjamin

Edward I

Eisenhower, Dwight David

Eleanor of Aquitaine

Elizabeth I

Franco, Francisco

Franklin, Benjamin

Frederick I

Frederick II

Friedan, Betty

Gandhi, Mohandas

Garibaldi, Giuseppe

Genghis Khan

Gladstone, William Ewart

Gorbachev, Mikhail

Guevara, Ernesto

Gustavus Adolphus




Havel, Vaclav

Henry II

Henry IV

Henry VIII

Henry the Navigator

Herzl, Theodor


Hitler, Adolf

Ho Chi Minh

Huayna Capac

Hung Hsiu-ch'üan

Hussein, Saddam

Ignatius of Loyola

Isabella I

Ivan III

Ivan IV

Jaurès, Jean

Jefferson, Thomas

Joan of Arc

Joseph, Chief

Justinian I

Kennan, George F.

Kenyatta, Jomo

Kerensky, Alexander

Khomeini, Ruhollah

Khrushchev, Nikita

King, Martin Luther, Jr.

Kokhba, Bar

Kollontai, Aleksandra

Las Casas, Bartolomé de

Lawrence, Thomas Edward

Lenin, Vladimir

Leopold II

Lincoln, Abraham

Livingstone, David

Louis XIV

Luxemburg, Rosa

Madison, James

Malcolm X

Mandela, Nelson

Mansa Mūsā

Mao Tse-tung

Marcus Aurelius

Maria Theresa

Marshall, George

Marx, Karl

Mazzini, Giuseppe

Mehmed II

Menelik II


Metternich, Klemens von

Montezuma II

Mu'āwiyah I

Mugabe, Robert

Mussolini, Benito

Napoléon I

Nasser, Gamal Abdel

Nehru, Jawaharlal

Nicholas II

Nightingale, Florence

Nkrumah, Kwame

Nyerere, Julius

Osei Bonsu

Otto I

Owen, Robert

Pachacuti Inca Yupanqui

Pankhurst, Emmeline


Péron, Eva Duarte de

Peter I

Philip II

Pizarro, Francisco

Pol Pot


Rama IV

Ramses II

Rashid, Hārūn ar-

Rhodes, Cecil

Richard I

Richelieu, Armand-Jean du Plessis

Robespierre, Maximilien

Romero, Oscar

Roosevelt, Eleanor

Roosevelt, Franklin Delano

Roosevelt, Theodore

Sadat, Anwar as-

Sakharov, Andrei


San Martin, José de

Sa'ūd, Abd al-Aziz ibn

Schuman, Robert

Senghor, Léopold Sédar


Shih Huang-ti


Stalin, Joseph

Steinem, Gloria



Suleyman I

Sunni Ali

Sun Yat-sen

Suryavyarman II

Thatcher, Margaret



Tojo Hideki

Tokugawa Ieyasu

Topa Inca Yupanqui


Toyotomi Hideyoshi

Trotsky, Leon

Truman, Harry S.

Tupac Amarú

Tutu, Desmond

'Ubayd Allāh

'Umar I

Walesa, Lech

Washington, Booker Taliaferro

Washington, George


William I

William II

Wilson, Woodrow

Wollstonecraft, Mary

Yeltsin, Boris

Zapata, Emiliano


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