People We Wish Were Still Alive
RIP to our world's greatest achievers, those who changed the way we live and the ways we thought. This list of people we wish were still alive includes some of the greatest humanitarians, artists, politicians, and celebrities we wished could have stayed with us longer. These notable dead people often died ahead of their time (some of them are among the celeb...
Famous Men You'd Want to Have a Beer With
If given the opportunity to sit down for a beer with any famous male figure, which famous men would you most want to get a drink with? Similar to the list of celebrity women you'd want to have a drink with you're not picking these guys because you want to get them drunk and see where the night goes. You're choosing who out of all the interesting f...
Who Did These Eventually Famous Kids Grow Up To Be?
When kids are young, they can be anything: astronauts, politicians, police officers, attorneys, the ice cream man (you know you wanted that job!) and more. They can also turn into corrupt, evil, morally bankrupt people. They're kids, they can be anything! As it turns out, some of the greatest actors ever, the best musicians, and the most popular celebrities&...
17 Celebrities Who Were Born in Africa
Several famous actors, musicians, and athletes were born in Africa. Some of these famous African people relocated to the U.S. or UK as children, while others remained in Africa throughout their careers. Multiple Nobel Prize winners were even born in Africa.Who are the most famous African celebrities? Charlize Theron tops our list. She was born in Benoni, Tra...
Gallup Poll: Widely Admired People of the 20th Century
Gallup every year polls US citizens asking which people they "most admire" – this list was compiled from the results of each individual years tally since the poll started in the 1930s through the last poll in 1999.
The All-Time Best People in History
The absolute best people in history, ranked by the wisdom of the crowd. Who are the best people in history? This list includes actors, sports-stars, musicians, charity workers, philosophers, world-leaders, businessmen, soldiers, models, artists and anyone else influential or great for doing good or being brilliant in their field. The Official 2015 ...
The Most Influential People of All Time
This is a list of the most influential people of all of human history. This means that the individuals on this list have had a significant effect on how regular people live their lives today and have had a large impact on how modern society works. The names on this list include religious figures, scientists and inventors, and some of the most important leade...
Famous Role Models We'd Like to Meet In Person
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...
29 Famous People Who Went to Law School
This list of famous people who went to law school is loosely ranked by fame and popularity. Several famous actors, musicians, and athletes have attended law school. Some of these celebrities studied law before they were famous while others waited until they retired to focus on higher education. Several former child stars went on to become successful lawyers....
26 Famous People Who Were on the Debate Team
List of Famous People Who Were on the Debate Team, loosely ranked by fame and popularity. A debate team is a great way for young people to learn how to resolve issues with their words. It is also a great place for future actors, leaders and politicians to learn how to speak in front of large crowds. Many high schools and colleges have debate or forensics tea...
The 18 Most Admired People of the 20th Century
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.
Time Magazine: 100 Most Important People of the 20th Century
The official list of Time Magazine's most influential people.The list is not ranked and is in alphabetical order, (except for Einstein, FDR, and Ghandi, for they are ranked 1,2, and 3 respectively.)
The Absolute Worst Nobel Peace Prize Winners
Due to its political nature, the Nobel Peace Prize has, for most of its history, been the subject of controversies. Criticisms that have been leveled against some of the awards include allegations that they were politically motivated, premature, or guided by a faulty definition of what constitutes work for peace.The Nobel Peace Prize is one of the five Nobel...
29 Famous Men Who Married Much Younger Women
List of Famous Men Who Married Much Younger Women, loosely ranked by fame and popularity. Many of Hollywood's leading men have married much younger women. Some famous men married younger women later in their lives, while others married younger women multiple times. One famous man even married a woman 60 years his junior.Who is the most famous man who married...
The All-Time Greatest People in History
These are the most influential people in history for good. Some of these figures are not without controversy, but they nevertheless have impacted humanity much more positively than negatively. These are people who promoted peace and good values. They are people who are sterling examples of character. They are people who have fought for freedom. They are peop...
Every Person Who Has Been Immortalized in a Google Doodle
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...
Guests on the Final Oprah Winfrey Shows
Oprah's final days as the queen of daytime television are approaching and May 25 marks the last episode of the Oprah Winfrey Show. To lead up to the grand occasion, the last three Oprah episodes are the biggest, most celebratory episodes ever. Oprah's team surprised her with a two-day celebrity-studded farewell episode on May 23 and 24 and all the big-name c...
The Most Influential People of 2013
The most influential people of 2013 are those top people from around the world in politics, news, sports, entertainment and business, among other categories, who had a major impact during the year. From those who brought us life-changing discoveries to those who simply entertained, all of these people influenced us in one way or another in 2013.As either one...
Celebrity Death Pool 2012
In a somewhat morbid twist on celebrity deaths, this list is a celebrity death pool. You can vote for the person who you think will most likely kick the bucket in 2012, and you can add your own candidates. Remember, it's not all about age when it comes to celebrity deaths so don't discount young celebrities with drug habits or risky sexual activity for the 2...
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