Steve Jobs

United States

Mark Zuckerberg

United States

J. Paul Getty

United Kingdom

Stephen Hawking

United Kingdom

Ernest Hemingway

United States

J. K. Rowling

United Kingdom

Avicii

Sweden

Suge Knight

United States

DJ Khaled

United States

LeBron James

United States

Neymar

Brazil

Jack Kirby

United States

Jackson Pollock

United States

XXXTentacion

United States

Louis Tomlinson

United Kingdom

Freddie Mercury

United Kingdom

Michael Jackson

United States

Britney Spears

United States

Maddie Ziegler

United States

Julianne Hough

United States

Meghan Markle

United States

Donald Glover

United States

Demi Lovato

United States

Ariana Grande

United States

Angelina Jolie

United States

Betty White

United States

Mark Ruffalo

United States

Malcolm X

Central African Republic

Kate Spade

United States

Hailey Baldwin

United States

Jeffrey Dahmer

United States

John Gotti

United States

Ted Bundy

United States

Donald Trump

United States

Kim Jong-un

North Korea

Winston Churchill

United Kingdom

Nikola Tesla

United States

Hedy Lamarr

United States

Thomas Edison

United States

George VI

United Kingdom

Queen Victoria

United Kingdom

Liza Koshy

United States

Frankie Grande

United States

Sofia Richie

United States

Anwar Hadid

United States

Paris Berelc

United States

Royalty Brown

United States

Carson Lueders

United States

Gavin Butler

United States

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.