Biographies Of Famous People

Below, you will find biographies of famous people throughout history and present day. These biographies are focused on valuable life lessons we can learn, summarization of their lives, published works and quotes.

Writers

Charles Dickens 
Mark Twain  
Victor Hugo 
Henry David Thoreau  
Oscar Wilde  
George Bernard Shaw 
Virginia Woolf 
C.S. Lewis 
Ernest Hemingway 
Stephen King 
J.K.Rowling 
John Steinbeck 
William Shakespeare 

Inspirational People

Albert Einstein 
Helen Keller 
Martin Luther King Jr
Buddha
Rosa Parks
Dalai Lama
Pope Francis
Nelson Mandela
Jesus Christ
Mother Teresa

Poets

William Blake (1757 –1827)
William Wordsworth (1770 – 1850)
John Keats (1795 – 1821)
Walt Whitman (1819 – 1892)
Emily Dickinson (1830 – 1886
Maya Angelou (1928 – 2014 )

Philosophers

Confucius (551 – 479 BC)
Socrates (469 – 399 BC)
Aristotle (384 BC – 322 BC)
Rene Descartes (1596 – 1650)
Voltaire (1694 – 1778)
John Locke (1632 – 1704)
Jean Jacques Rousseau (1712 – 1778)
Immanuel Kant (1724 – 1804)
Tom Paine (1737- 1809)
Karl Marx (1818 – 1883)

Entrepreneurs

Steve Jobs (1955 –-2011)
Bill Gates (1955- )
Henry Ford (1864-1947)
Coco Chanel (1883-1971 )
Warren Buffet (1930 – )
Estee Lauder (1906 – 2004)
Ted Turner (1938 – )

Actresses

Julie Andrews (1935- )
Brigitte Bardot (1934 – )
Audrey Hepburn (1929 – 1993)
Katharine Hepburn (1907 – 2003)
Marilyn Monroe (1926 – 1962)
Angelina Jolie (4 June 1975 – )

Comedians

Charlie Chaplin (1889 – 1977)
Woody Allen (1935 –
Robin Williams (1951 – 2014)
Ellen Lee DeGeneres (1958 – )
Eddie Murphy (1961 – )

Artists

Leonardo Da Vinci (1452–1519)
Michelangelo (1475–1564)
Raphael (1483–1520)
Claude Monet (1840–1926)
Vincent Van Gogh (1853–1890)
Pablo Picasso (1881–1973)
Henry Moore (1898–1986)
Salvador Dali (1904–1989)
 

Rappers

J Cole
Gucci Mane