Albert Einstein might just be the most famous person in history whose contributions to the world are least understood by the general population. We’ve all heard of his mathematical more
These are the famous folks it would be most exciting to meet in person, as ranked by the wisdom of the crowd. Some of the best people to ever live make great role models for people of all ages. Who doesn't love a good celebrity putting forth positive energy and only good in the world? Maybe you've dreamed of having tea with Mother Teresa, or just shaking the...
List of famous American inventors, listed loosely by relevance with photos when available. These are some of the greatest American inventors that have helped make our lives easier by inventing things we use in our everyday lives. The inventions invented by each historic American inventor are displayed next to the inventors name when available. These brillian...
List of famous people who gave up kids for adoption, loosely ranked by fame and popularity. An unexpected pregnancy can be tough to deal with, especially if you are young, unwed, and struggling in your career. Several celebrities have decided to give up children for adoption early in their lives. One even adopted a son after she had given up another one.Who ...
The Second World War was by far the biggest war in human history. A lot of people participated in this total war. Which people are the most important?
List of Famous People with Dyslexia ranked by fame and popularity. Dyslexia is a disorder that effects one's ability to read and recognize symbols despite having normal intelligence. Dyslexia is the most commonly recognized reading disorder and it effects millions of people around the world. There is no cure for dyslexia, but it can be managed by reducing st...
Who do we most admire? Gallup found out with a poll in 1999. Here are the most admired people of the 20th Century, from Mother Teresa to John F. Kennedy and Ronald Reagan.
Is autism a condition that only developed recently through some change in our environment? Or is it a condition that has been around for a long time, but scientists only began studying, defining, and diagnosing it relatively recently? Many psychologists and historians believe it’s the latter - and that there are several historical figures who might have...
List of the Greatest Minds of All Time, throughout history. This list represents the most influential thinkers across various disciplines, ranked in a way that represents the power of their ideas and their impact on the world. The wisest men and women include top philosophers, physicists, famous poets, thinkers, teachers, physiologists, artists, inventors, e...
Physicists are a blast. For proof, find the spot in your town where all the physicists hang out, wait until they pry themselves away from their experiments, and then wait for the fun to begin! Like any other group of people, physicists have a sense of humor about their professions. Unlike other scientists, physics jokes tend to be either insanely complicated...
This is a list of famous people with ADHD - a psychiatric disorder with symptoms that include trouble paying attention, acting impulsively and hyperactivity. Already, celebrities like Robin Williams come to mind with the brilliantly high energy performance as Professor Brainard in Flubber. The causes of ADHD are mostly unknown, although research at...
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Every day, scientists, and technicians work tirelessly to create new inventions that will have a positive effect on our lives. But imagine if you were an inventor whose creation was suddenly used in a completely different and terrible way - how would that make you feel? Inventors and inventions are like parents and children, and when they see their creations...
Studying the violin takes hard work, dedication and tons of practice. Not surprisingly, tons of talented celebrities have the ability to play the violin beautifully. Some of these stars learned to play the violin when they were growing up, while others learned to play for film roles. One famous “SNL” alum even knows how to play the violin! W...
Incest is a serious taboo across many cultures around the world, but you wouldn't believe just how much incest there has been throughout history. Cousins marrying cousins, mothers and sons, daughters and fathers, distant relatives of all sorts... incest in history is not as uncommon as one might think.Even more shocking than the incest itself, are some of th...
Every awards season it seems countless new biopics are released about notable historical figures, celebrities, and politicians. You would think that nearly every huge figure in history had their own biographical film by now (there's even one about Howard Stern), but you would be wrong. There are lots of important artists, scientists, musicians, and other fam...
It is a little eerie to look at the last picture taken of a celebrity before they died. These actors, musicians, and politicians had one last photo snapped before their deaths. Some of these celebrities posed for their last photos, while others unknowingly had their photos taken by fans or the paparazzi.Who had the most famous photograph taken shortly before...
This list contains information about ambidextrous celebrities and is loosely ranked by fame and popularity. Several famous actors, musicians, historical figures, and athletes are ambidextrous. Some of these celebrities were born with the ability to use both hands equally, while others were born with a dominant hand and trained themselves to become ambidextro...
Every person who has ever been immortalized in a Google Doodle, in order from the very first to the most recent. The first Google Doodle appeared on the search engine homepage instead of the familiar colorful logo on August 30, 1998, in honor of Burning Man. It wasn't until 2001 that the very first real person was commemorated. In November of that year, a Go...
Here are some of the Notable Salutatorians and Valedictorians from High Schools and Colleges. This list highlights numerous successful professionals, such as First Lady Michelle Obama, Jimmy Carter, Albert Einstein, Carrie Underwood and Hillary Rodham Clinton, as well as various contemporary and upcoming talented achievers graduated most recently, such as An...
List of famous Swiss inventors, listed loosely by relevance with photos when available. These are some of the greatest Swiss inventors that have helped make our lives easier by inventing things we use in our everyday lives. The inventions invented by each historic Swiss inventor are displayed next to the inventors name when available. These brilliant invento...
If your name is Albert, then you're in some great company. Here's our list of the most famous people named Albert, including photos when available. How many celebrities named Albert can you think of? The famous Alberts below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Albert, athletes named Albert, and even political figures n...
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