Famous People

Whether it is for a school essay, or whether you are just wanting to brush up your general knowledge, this is a page you cannot ignore. Famous people from all over the world, people who have made supreme, uncommon contributions to society and the people we are merely just curious about, are all crammed in the articles on this page. Find the ones you want information on and start clicking.
Famous People With Sun Sign Gemini
Famous people with sun sign gemini
Are you a Gemini? If you are, you share your sun sign with some of these notable personalities. Buzzle posts a list of famous celebrities, musicians, politicians, and sportsmen who belong to the Gemini sun sign. Take a look!
18 People Who Achieved Success Late in Life
People who achieved success late in life
It is easy to give up or settle for something less when all your attempts to achieve your dreams seem to fail. Here are some people who stuck to their guns and continued even as the going got tough and finally became famous, so...
60 Famous People with Taurus Sun Sign
Famous people with Taurus sun sign
People who are born as Taureans are known for their reliable, determined, loyal, and honest nature. If you were born anywhere from April 20th to May 20th, check out all the famous Taurus personalities you share your birthday with.
30 People Who Became Famous Posthumously
People who became famous posthumously
The reward for any artist for his work is appreciation. Though money does count, an artist seeks admiration and acknowledgment for his work the most. However, there are a few who gain both only after their demise. This Buzzle...
Most Famous Mentalists in the World
4 famous mentalists in the world
A mentalist is a person who has a heightened intuitive and mental ability to perform hypnosis, telepathy, detect lies, divination, psychokinesis, mediumship, and mind control. Buzzle presents a list of some of most famous...
52 Popular People with Aries Zodiac Sign
Famous Aries personalities
Those born under the Aries sun sign are confident, dynamic, inspiring, optimistic, spontaneous, and much more. Following are some famous Aries personalities you must read and know about.
15 Famous Economists and Their Contributions
Fact about famous economist Adam Smith
Unless you are studying or have studied economics, you are most likely to have a tough time compiling a list of the world's famous economists. In this Buzzle article, we will profile fifteen famous people from this field and...
20 Famous People with ESTP Personality Type
Famous people with estp personality type
Don't you just feel excited when you find out that some of the famous people in the world have the same personality type as you? You immediately start wondering whether they too would be like you as a person, right? This Buzzle...
32 Famous People with ENTP Personality Type
Famous people with entp personality
From world leaders like Obama to philosophers like Socrates, the list of famous ENTP personalities includes people from various fields. The one thread that binds them all is their futuristic vision and innovative persona. Get to...
50 Male and Female Celebrities with Aquarius Sun Sign
Celebrities with Aquarius sun sign
Aquarians are interesting and charming people. They are known for being innovative, witty, and adventurous. This Buzzle article presents some famous Aquarian celebrities.
50 Famous People with Pisces Sun Sign
Famous people with pisces sun sign
Doesn't it feel amazing when you find out that you share your birthday or Sun sign with famous people? Somehow, you feel connected with them in someway. In this article, Buzzle gives you a list of 50 famous people with the Pisces...
20 Famous People With ISTJ Personality Type
Famous people with ISTJ personality type
Being one of the most abundant personality types, ISTJs have made a mark in almost every field out there. The lawmakers and tough taskmasters that ISTJs are, it shouldn't come as a surprise that they dominate the political and...
26 Famous People with ISFJ Personality Type
Famous people with ISFJ personality type
If you're an ISFJ (introversion, sensing, feeling, judging), you'd be stunned to know that some really famous celebrities and diplomats share your personality type. Do you wish to know who they are? Read this Buzzle write-up that...
50 Famous People with Synesthesia
Famous people with synesthesia
Synesthesia, an interesting neurological condition has colored the worlds of many popular people we know of. Famous synesthetes who in a way are where they are today, have had synesthesia as a God's blessing on them since childhood.
63 Famous People With ISFP Personality Type
Famous people with ISFP personality type
While hearing or reading about famous personalities, sometimes, we immediately connect with their thoughts or actions. Ever wondered what's the reason for this instant connection? May be, you two share the same personality type....
36 Famous People with INFP Personality Type
Famous people with INFP personality type
Very often, it so happens that you see someone's interview on the television, or read a book, and you could so relate to the content, that it seems it's been said by you; that you're no different from them. This actually means that...
8 Famous People with Intrapersonal Intelligence
Famous people with intrapersonal intelligence
There are people who are invested with perspicacity which helps them in understanding and analyzing people around them. Then, there are others who are acutely aware of themselves which helps them in predicting their own reactions...
Famous Celebrities Who Overcame Addiction
Celebrities who overcame addiction
Celebrities have always been in the limelight for many reasons be it acting, singing, or dancing. Paparazzi just can't seem to get enough of them. The latest news being substance addiction, this Buzzle article tells you about 12...
10 Most Popular French Artists of All Time
Most popular French artists
Think art and the aper├žu that will have formed instantly in your mind will be that of a French artist. France and Art are like eternal lovers and they share a sacrosanct bond. This Buzzle article features some of the most popular...
60 Famous People with the INFJ Personality Type
Famous people with the INFJ personality type
There are certain factors in each of the personalities that distinguish us from the rest of the world, but when there are certain qualities that are merged together, the formula produces a whole new type of personality. And every...
List of Famous Aboriginal Australians
Famous Aboriginal Australians
The indigenous people of Australia have kept their community vibrant with a unique cultural mix of the contemporary and traditional types. Some of them have achieved local and international fame for their accomplishments. Buzzle...
10 Famous People With ENTJ Personality Type
Famous people with ENTJ personality type
Individuals with ENTJ personalities tend to be motivated, assertive, confident, self-driven, and, highly competitive. They focus on the bigger picture and are often perceived as leaders, due to their excellent ability to lead and...
Famous Sculptors of All Time
Famous sculptors of all time - Michelangelo
The Louvre is host to many famous sculptures by prominent artists of the 20th century. While not everyone can afford a trip to Paris, you can learn more about them here. This article lists the most famous sculptors the world has...
15 Famous May-December Love Affairs in Hollywood
Famous May-December love affairs in Hollywood
May-December romances are instances of a love affair between two people with significant age differences. Buzzle presents 15 famous May-December love affairs in Hollywood.
10 Famous People Affected with Quadriplegia
Famous people affected with quadriplegia
Invisible shackle that constricts the body movements of the sufferer, quadriplegia is paralysis caused by a spinal cord injury. This Buzzle article features some famous people affected with quadriplegia.
10 Famous Psychic Mediums In The World
Famous psychic medium - Lisa Williams
Psychic mediums are revered by believers, and ridiculed by non-believers. However, it is well accepted that psychic mediums and their work fascinate countless people, believers and non-believers alike. Read on for 10 famous psychic...
100 Most Famous Bald People in the World
Famous bald people in the world
From eminent leaders like Mahatma Gandhi and Winston Churchill, to sports icons like Magic Johnson and Kobe Bryant, there are many names in the list of world-famous bald people. Here is a look at some.
52 Interracial Celebrity Couples in Hollywood
Fact about interracial celebrity relationship
True love comes in many colors and forms, and doesn't let society take control over its fate. Here's a list of 52 interracial couples in Hollywood who chose to make their own way when it came to love.
33 Prominent People with ENFP Personality Type
Prominent people with ENFP personality type
All of us have some quality that is unique to us and others that we share with millions around us. When these qualities come together, they shape what we call our personality. And if we find celebrities who match our persona, we...
List of Famous People from Oklahoma
Famous people from Oklahoma
Oklahoma may not have famous personalities contributing to its history, but it has risen to give this world some personalities who are well-known in their respective fields. This Buzzle article gives you a list of famous people...
Famous Married Couples
Famous married couples
In the following article, the list of famous married couples is presented. These couples have proved everyone wrong that celebrity marriages can't work. Read the Buzzle article to find out more about them.
Famous People in History
Gautama Buddha
This article has a list of some of the most famous people in history, who stood out due to their monumental contributions to human knowledge and culture. If it wasn't for them, our present would have been quite different from what...
List of Famous Explorers in History
Famous explorers
There have been several famous people in history who were born with an adventurous spirit to explore the unknown. They did this while risking their own lives, and their contribution to this world was tremendous. We have put up a...
14 Famous People with Mental Health Issues
Famous people with mental health issues
The famous lives of people around us are not always as great and glamorous as they seem. Here's taking a look at some of the famous people with mental health issues.
List of Famous Scottish People
Famous Scottish people - Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Scotland, despite being a part of the United Kingdom, has always had its distinct cultural identity. This Buzzle article brings you a list of famous Scottish people; the very men and women who helped build this great nation.
List of Famous People from Peru
Famous people from Peru
The South American nation of Peru has been home to some of the most illustrious names in politics, science and technology, art, sports, literature, and entertainment. Buzzle brings you a list of famous people from Peru.
Famous People Who Married Their Cousins
Queen Victoria on Prince Albert, her cousin and husband
The history of matrimony is really long, and the world has witnessed several kinds of marriages taking place. This Buzzle article puts forth a list of famous and prominent people, who married their cousins.
15 Famous People Who Were Adopted
Famous people who were adopted
Did you know that some of the best-known personalities in the world were given up for adoption by their biological parents, either that, or orphaned at a young age? These famous people were the lucky ones, because they were adopted...
Famous People Who Died on Their Birthdays
William Shakespeare died on his 52nd birthday
What do William Shakespeare, Ingrid Bergman, Betty Friedan, and Sam Bass have in common? Well, they all died on their birthday. This article lists out some of the famous people who passed away on the date on which they were born.
Great Leaders in History
Four great leaders in history
There have been many great leaders in history who strove hard to make the world a better place to live in. Here are brief synopses of some of the most significant leaders of the world.
Famous People who have Served Time in Jail
Sinatra under arrest
A significant part of newsworthy items today comprise celebrity arrests for some misdemeanor or the other, and it is almost as if good behavior is a rarity. From the entertainment point of view, celebrity arrests are sheer and pure...
Famous Trios
The Three Musketeers
A trio doesn't have to be just a group of three people, it can be a combination of anything related to the number 3. Take a look at some of the world's most famous trios, which have to be associated to each other to be identified.
Important People In History
Marco Polo travel
Many figures stand out in history, men and women who have helped shape the course and destiny of the world. The following article attempts to mention a few important people in history.
Famous People of the 1920s
Famous people of the 1920s
The 1920s was a time which was defined by people's love for the radio, dancing marathons, the flapper dress and much more. But do you know who were the people, blazing the trail during this magnificent time? Here's a look at some...
Famous Couples List
Famous couples' list
Here's a famous couples list from all over the world whose lives have somehow affected ours in one way or another. Right from romantic couples to movie couples to real life couples to fictitious couples, the list has them all...
Famous French People
The engineer who built the Eiffel Tower, Alexandre Gustave Eiffel
Here is an account of some of the most famous French people who have made a mark not only in their own country but in the world as well.
Famous People of the 1980s
Famous people of the 1980s
The eighties was a trendsetting decade to say the least and the celebrities from those ten years made the decade what it was. We introduce you to some of the biggest names of the 1980s.
Famous People from Florida
Florida is proud to be home to some of the world's most famous people. Floridians take pride in the talented people that the state has produced. This Buzzle article tells you about the 15 most famous people from Florida.
World's Greatest Leaders
The world has produced great leaders; many of whom, the society has always looked up to for inspiration. They have played pivotal roles in some of the important events in world history. This Buzzle article gives you a list of...
Famous Short People
Though short in stature, these people ensured that their height didn't restrict them from performing to the best of their ability. We are talking about the famous short people in the world who are remembered today for their 'tall'...
Famous Couples in History
Right from Romeo and Juliet to King Edward VIII and Wallis Simpson, there have been many famous couples in history whose love stories inspire us till date. Here is brief information and a list of popular couples in history.
Royal Families of the World
Most countries around the world have done away with monarchies, but a lot of countries still have constitutional or absolute monarchs. These monarchs are members of the royal families, which in the past used to govern their...
Famous Leaders
The world has witnessed many famous leaders whose contributions have helped in making changes in various fields. Here is brief information and a detailed list of some of the greatest leaders of the world.
The Life and Art of M. C. Escher
M. C. Escher's impossible staircases, interlocking birds, and drawing hands themselves are some of the most easily recognizable art images. But did you know that Escher felt that he was alone in his work, and that his fellow...
Famous People from Montana
Montana, although a small state, has hidden within it a number of talented people, who have carved a niche for themselves. This article will introduce you to most of them.
Famous Duos
Famous duos have been known for their amazing performances and partnerships. These are names that are always taken together in a single breath. In this article, we will focus upon some pairs who have been popular because of the...
Famous Leaders in History
Who are the most famous leaders who have redefined history? In this article, we give you a list of those public figures who have played a prominent role in shaping many important events.
Top Techies Who Changed the World
Geniuses, billionaires, visionaries .... these techies paved the way for revolution. Part-eccentric, part-ingenious, their work has left an indelible mark on the path of creativity. Let us know more about them.
John Steinbeck Facts
One of the best known American authors, is John Steinbeck. To learn some facts about this literary legend, scroll below.
Most Famous People in the World
Do you want to know who are the most famous people in the world? In this article, we are going to discuss all about the most famous people in the world in different spheres of life.
Famous Knights
King Arthur's men were just some of the notable knights who with their tales of courage and camaraderie, romanticized the pages of medieval history. Browse through this article to find out more about knighthood and these men of...
Famous Black People
For a long time, Black people have been ill-treated and discriminated by the Whites on the basis of their dark skin color. But there were some Blacks who fought against racism and other wrong social practices that deprived their...
Dennis Ritchie: The Man Who Gave us Unix
October 8th, 2011 was a sad day in the world of computing which marked the demise of the inventor of the world's most popular programming language 'C'. This formed the core for free and open source operating systems like UNIX and...
Famous Villains
Never think that villains only existed in movies, this article will give you the names of some famous villains, who with their gruesome acts terrorized generations of mankind.
10 Famous People Who Died While Performing
In this article I have listed the 10 famous artists who have died while performing in the most tragic and dramatic way. It's like death had preplanned their end, and was asking them to follow the steps prescribed by him. Read more..
Timeline for Alexander Graham Bell
We know who Alexander Graham Bell was. Find more about his life in this history and timeline of Alexander Graham Bell and know what made him who he was.
Famous Sports Couples
Being in love and being a famous sports celebrity does not go hand in hand in most cases, and there are very few instances where such couples actually last the distance. Here are some famous pairings that have been together...
Famous Greek Athletes
The land of Greece has produced many great athletes. It was in this country that the tradition of Olympic games started in 776 B.C. Snapshots of the profiles of famous Greek athletes are presented through this write-up.
Famous Villains in Literature
What would literature and story telling be without some evil villains to mess it all up! Whether we like them or not, villains do render a lot of weight to any story. This article will tell you about some of the most famous...
Most Influential People
Every individual, as we grow up has an idol. It could be someone, that we may look up to and want to be like when we group. History is with numerous people who have set a benchmark in their achievement or thought and have made us...
Influential People of All Times
Some of the most influential people in the world have been those who showed the world a different path. While some have been known for their treachery, others have made this world a better place to live in. Their magnetic...
Influential People of the 20th Century
Keeping in view the drastic transformations in the way of living, the list of the most important people of the 20th century is endless. This article takes account of those who changed the world in a major way, thus, influencing the...
List of Famous People
There are many people who have acquired name and fame in their respective fields. The list of famous people from all over the world, is an exhaustive one, with a number of people earning popularity through their works and attained...
Famous Couples
There have been several famous couples in the past and present whose life and relationships have been symbolic of true and everlasting love. Here is brief information about these lovers.
Famous People from New Jersey
Besides the Jersey shore, New Jersey is also known for being home for many famous people. Read the article to find out who these famous people from New Jersey are.
Famous Koreans
You will find Koreans in almost every country of the world. Courage and a strong will to succeed even in the worst circumstances, makes them stand apart. The following article will provide you with a list of renowned Koreans in...
Famous Engineers
Do you know that Steve Wozniak, Henry Ford, Jimmy Carter, and Alfred Hitchcock are all engineers? For a list of the well-known engineers, read on....
Know Any Celebrities Named Lifshitz and Micklewhite?
Some of the coolest celebrities around were born with not-so-cool names. This write-up tells you more...
Famous Choreographers
When we talk about dance and its different moves, we talk about choreographers. This is a list of some of the famous choreographers of all time, well-known and expert in their own genre of dancing.
Famous Fat People
Even when a person is overweight, he can attain fame through hard work and talent. The world of entertainment has such people, who have no qualms about being overweight and have touched the heights of success...
Influential People in History
Certain people have shaped the world with their contributions to the various spheres of life. The article below presents a list of some of the most influential people in history.
Famous Spies
If you are a James Bond fan or are a voracious reader of the spy genre, you might want to know more about some of the most famous spies in history.
The Real Story of Snoopy's Adversary
The song about Snoopy and the Red Baron going head-to-head at Christmas is just fiction, but the Red Baron himself was anything but fictional. One of the greatest air warriors in the history of aerial warfare, the Red Baron is...
Successful People without College Degrees
There are so many examples of people who have carved a niche for themselves in diverse fields. This article gives you a list of successful people without college degrees.
Biography of Victoria Beckham
Victoria Beckham requires no introduction. Famous in her own right for her music and modelling career, her global profile rose due to her marriage with David Beckham. Read on to know more about her life...
Father Charles Coughlin, New Deal Critic Extraordinaire
Roosevelt's New Deal reforms were the target of one particularly outspoken radio critic - Father Charles Coughlin who gave Americans an introduction to the 'new deal' and tried to bring reform through social justice.
The Story of a Genius―Constantin Brancusi
Famous for his original works of art due to his amazing wood-carving talent, Constantin Brancusi (1876-1957) left an important and unique heritage behind, a free spirit of a genius confident in his own uniqueness, who considered...
Life of Christopher Johnson Mccandless
Christopher McCandless was an American wanderer who hiked to Alaska in order to live a life of solitude. The 2007 film 'Into the Wild' is based on his life. Let's take a look at his tragic but adventurous life...
Famous People from Washington
Washington has seen many eminent personalities rise on its soil. They have made the world proud. Let us take a look at some of the famous people from Washington.
Important People of the 1950s
Here's a look at some of the important people of the 1950s who established themselves in their respective fields and turned out to be role models for many, due to their exemplary work.
Famous Jews
Here is a little something about some of the most famous Jews to have walked the planet. Have a look...
Famous Circus Clowns
The following article provides information about the best and most popular circus clowns till the present day. Some of them have also been inducted into the International Clown Hall of Fame.
Geronimo - Apache Warrior and American Legend
His name is well-known, especially by skydivers and bungee jumpers. But who was Geronimo? Why did he fight and when did he die?
Genghis Khan
Genghis Khan conquered four times the land that Alexander did. He used a combination of innovative methods and brutality to achieve his objectives, and has a place in history for being one amongst the most fierce leaders.
Goscinny and Uderzo
Goscinny and Uderzo are the creators of the hugely popular comic series 'Asterix and Obelix'. This article gives a brief biography about the artist-writer duo.
Unforgettable Pat Tillman
The unbelievable story of Pat Tillman who gave up a promising football career and a lifestyle full of limelight in the NFL to sacrifice his life for his country. Though the Pentagon may have later declared that his death was not a...