By Tim Lambert

Famous People of the Middle Ages

Alfred the Great

King Canute

Hildegard of Bingen

King Richard I

King John

Margery Kempe

Joan of Arc

Julian of Norwich

Christine de Pisan

William The Conqueror

Geoffrey Chaucer

John Wycliffe

Famous People of the 16th Century

Catherine of Aragon

Anne Askew

Tycho Brahe

Nicolaus Copernicus

Hernando Cortes

Elizabeth I


Bess of Hardwick

Henry VIII

Johannes Kepler

Martin Luther

Christopher Marlowe

Queen Mary Tudor

Thomas More

Catherine Parr

Francisco Pizarro

William Shakespeare

William Tyndale

Famous People of the 17th Century

Robert Boyle

Margaret Fell

George Fox

Edmund Halley

John Milton

Isaac Newton

Famous People of the 18th Century

William Blake

Catherine the Great

Henry Cavendish

Captain Cook

Benjamin Franklin

Caroline Herschel

William Herschel

Edward Jenner

Joseph Priestley

Adam Smith

George Washington

James Watt

John Wesley

Mary Wollstonecraft

Famous People of the 19th Century

Mary Anning

Jane Austen

Alexander Graham Bell

Charlotte Bronte

Emily Bronte

Isambard Kingdom Brunel

Marie Curie

Charles Darwin

Charles Dickens

Michael Faraday

John Keats

Joseph Lister

James Clerk Maxwell

Florence Nightingale

Mary Seacole

Mary Shelley

Percy Shelley

James Simpson

Famous People of the 20th Century

Nicolae Ceausescu

Alexander Fleming


George Orwell

Pol Pot

Beatrix Potter

Robert Falcon Scott

Josef Stalin

Leon Trotsky