- #1 Abraham Lincoln
- #2 Ronald Reagan
- #3 George Washington
- #4 Bill Clinton
- #5 Thomas Jefferson
- #6 Barack Obama
- #7 Franklin D. Roosevelt
- #8 John F. Kennedy
- #9 Richard Nixon
- #10 George Bush
- #11 Theodore Roosevelt
- #12 Dwight D. Eisenhower
- #13 George H. W. Bush
- #14 Jimmy Carter
- #15 Lyndon B. Johnson
- #16 Harry S. Truman
- #17 John Adams
- #18 Andrew Jackson
- #19 James Madison
- #20 Woodrow Wilson
- #21 Gerald Ford
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I have always been intrigued by the top headlines and stories of any paper, but especially of those from years past. From World Wars, to assassinations of famous people, to sports accomplishments, to important inventions, to the s...
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A list of famous people who committed suicide - celebrities and historical figures, with photos. The complete list of the most famous suicides in history, including a lot of Hollywood suicides. What celebrities have killed themsel...
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Yeah I know President Obama has just started his second term but there are already republicans positioning themselves for a 2016 run and of course all the Hillary talk...let's make a list...
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They no longer occupy maps, The UN, or other countries for that matter! But they were here...an they weren't queer...and ya know? Some of us miss them. Gone but not forgotten!
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This should be a fun list to rank, especially for high school students. But it should also bring back good memories for adults or college students who remember the good ole days when they were back in high school and learned some ...
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Marijuana has a long history throughout the world. We all know about the ganja from India and weed from Jamaica. But there are some significant historical figures and cultures who made important contributions to the development of...
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As some sort of a sequel to Beau Iverson's list (http://www.ranker.com/list/the-13-most-historically-important-perverts-of-all-time/beau-iverson), I've decided to compile this list of 14 other allegedly awesome people who were rea...
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Don't panic. According to the Mayans, the world is going to end this Friday, December 21st, 2012. Whether by a reversal of the Earth's rotational axis, a collision with mysterious Niburu, or by some kind of implosion black hole is...
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Time for Mitty to hit the streets looking for a new job. Got any ideas? Well add them as my list is short. What's the perfect fit if there is one...
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Lots of things happened last century. Which are the most important?
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Who are the best U.S. presidents of the past 50 years? The presidents listed here are among the greatest leaders of the free world in modern history. The men listed here are those who served as president since the early 1960s, so ...New Contributions gehrtsm , bojanthebest , ChangesDownC... >>