Steve Jobs

United States

J. Paul Getty

United Kingdom

Mark Zuckerberg

United States

Fred Trump

United States

Stephen Hawking

United Kingdom

Isaac Newton

United Kingdom

Alan Turing

United Kingdom

J. K. Rowling

United Kingdom

Ernest Hemingway

United States

Quincy Jones

United States

Marshmello

United States

Suge Knight

United States

Avicii

Sweden

Colin Kaepernick

United States

Bob Ross

United States

Jack Kirby

United States

Louis Tomlinson

United Kingdom

Freddie Mercury

United Kingdom

Mac Miller

United States

Lady Gaga

United States

Michael Jackson

United States

Britney Spears

United States

Maddie Ziegler

United States

Sammy Davis Jr.

United States

Burt Reynolds

United States

Ariana Grande

United States

Rami Malek

United States

Bradley Cooper

United States

Angelina Jolie

United States

Betty White

United States

Rosa Parks

United States

Malcolm X

Central African Republic

Hailey Baldwin

United States

Kim Kardashian

United States

Whitey Bulger

United States

Charles Manson

United States

Jeffrey Dahmer

United States

Donald Trump

United States

John McCain

United States

Barack Obama

United States

Nikola Tesla

United States

Thomas Edison

United States

Howard Hughes

United States

Queen Victoria

United Kingdom

George VI

United Kingdom

Frankie Grande

United States

Sofia Richie

United States

Anwar Hadid

United States

Liza Koshy

United States

Paris Berelc

United States

Royalty Brown

United States

Carson Lueders

United States

Rosie McClelland

United Kingdom

Human civilization has seen numerous people who have changed the course of history and influenced their sphere of living by their charisma, intelligence and talent. Be it geographical expansion, art & entertainment, science & technology, literature, politics, statesmanship or games and sports, these individuals have created history by their work.


Great explorers like Vasco Da Gama and Columbus discovered new lands while Alexander- the Great almost conquered the whole world. Similarly, geniuses like Aristotle, Leonardo Da Vinci, and Albert Einstein expanded the horizon of knowledge by bringing to light new thoughts and inventions. We have had similar great talents in the field of art & entertainment and sports, who have amused us all with their extra-ordinary talent.


Thefamouspeople.com chronicles the life history of some of the world's most famous people and achievers. The biographies of these people feature the achievements and works that have influenced the course of history.