Sir Edwin Landseer Lutyens, OM, KCIE, PRA, FRIBA (29 March 1869 – 1 January 1944) was a British architect who designed many
Sydney Hughes Greenstreet (27 December 1879 – 18 January 1954) was an English stage and film actor. He is most widely known
William Claude Dukenfield (January 29, 1880 – December 25, 1946), better known as W. C. Fields, was an American comedian, actor and writer.
Edward G. Robinson (born Emanuel Goldenberg December 12, 1893 – January 26, 1973) was a Romanian-born American actor, popular during Hollywood’s Golden Age. He is probably best remembered for his
Thomas Carlyle (4 December 1795 – 5 February 1881) was a Scottish philosopher, essayist, historian and teacher during the Victorian era. He is noted as calling economics “the
Gary Mark Gilmore (December 4, 1940 – January 17, 1977) was an American who gained notoriety for demanding that his death
John Brown (May 9, 1800 – December 2, 1859) was an American abolitionist who believed that an armed struggle was the only way to overthrow the institution of slavery in the United States. He was tried for treason against...
Bruce Lee (born Lee Jun-fan 27 November 1940 – 20 July 1973) … was a Chinese American, martial artist, action film actor, martial arts instructor, and filmmaker. He was the founder of Jeet Kune Do and was...
William Henry Pratt (23 November 1887 – 2 February 1969), better known by his stage name Boris Karloff, was an English actor. Karloff is best remembered for
William Clark Gable (February 1, 1901 – November 16, 1960) was an American film actor probably best known
Lionel Barrymore (April 28, 1878 – November 15, 1954) was an American actor of stage, screen and radio as well as a film director. He won an Academy Award for Best Actor for his performance in A Free...
George Smith Patton, Jr. (November 11, 1885 – December 21, 1945) was a general in the United States Army best known
Vivien Leigh, Lady Olivier (5 November 1913 – 8 July 1967) was a British stage and film actress.
Harry Houdini (born Erik Weisz in Budapest, also known as Ehrich Weiss or Harry Weiss; March 24, 1874 – October 31, 1926) was a Hungarian-American stunt performer, noted for his amazing escapology. He first attracted notice as “Harry Handcuff Houdini” on a...
Theodore “T.R.” Roosevelt, Jr. (October 27, 1858—January 6, 1919) was the 26th President of the United States (1901–1909). He was a leader of the
Vincent Leonard Price, Jr. (May 27, 1911 – October 25, 1993) was an American actor, well known for his distinctive voice in a series of horror films made in the later part of his...
William Gilbert “W.G.” Grace, MRCS, LRCP (18 July 1848 – 23 October 1915) was an English amateur cricketer who is widely acknowledged as one of the greatest
Arsène Wenger, OBE, Born 22 October 1949 is a French football manager in charge of English Premier League side Arsenal. He is the club’s longest-serving manager and has led
In October 1909, Elise Raymonde de Laroche appealed to her friend, aviator and aeroplane builder