(1734-1801) British general.

Sir Ralph Abercrombie

(1734-1801) British general.

Nineteenth century British statesman.

George Hamilton Gordon, Earl of Aberdeen

Nineteenth century British statesman.

(1819-1885) German song writer

Franz Abt

(1819-1885) German song writer

(1750-1815) Lady Harriet followed her husband, Maj. John Acland, through Burgoyne's campaign of the American Revolution. Her story was published in England and America.

Lady Christian Henrietta Caroline Acland

(1750-1815) Lady Harriet followed her husband, Maj. John Acland, through Burgoyne's campaign of the…

(1807-1886) Diplomat and member of the House of Representatives. He was able to lobby to keep Britain neutral during the civil war.

Charles Francis Adams

(1807-1886) Diplomat and member of the House of Representatives. He was able to lobby to keep Britain…

(1735-1826) US President 1797-1801

John Adams

(1735-1826) US President 1797-1801

(1735-1826) US President 1797-1801

John Adams

(1735-1826) US President 1797-1801

(1735-1826) US President 1797-1801

John Adams

(1735-1826) US President 1797-1801

(1735-1826) Second president of the United States of America 1797-1801

John Adams

(1735-1826) Second president of the United States of America 1797-1801

(1735-1826) Second president of the United States of America 1797-1801

John Adams

(1735-1826) Second president of the United States of America 1797-1801

(1767-1848) US President 1825-1829

John Quincy Adams

(1767-1848) US President 1825-1829

(1767-1848) Sixth president of the United States from 1825-1829

John Quincy Adams

(1767-1848) Sixth president of the United States from 1825-1829

(1767-1848) Sixth president of the United States from 1825-1829

John Quincy Adams

(1767-1848) Sixth president of the United States from 1825-1829

(1722-1803) American patriot, governor of Massachusetts.

Samuel Adams

(1722-1803) American patriot, governor of Massachusetts.

(1722-1803) American patriot, governor of Massachusetts

Samuel Adams

(1722-1803) American patriot, governor of Massachusetts

(1672-1719) English essayist.

Joseph Addison

(1672-1719) English essayist.

(525-456 B.C.) Ancient Greek philosopher, founder of Greek tragedies

Aeschylus

(525-456 B.C.) Ancient Greek philosopher, founder of Greek tragedies

Greek writer of fables.

Aesop

Greek writer of fables.

The face of an African American.

African American

The face of an African American.

Trojan War hero

Agamemnon

Trojan War hero

Mother of Nero, wife of Claudius whom she poisoned.

Agrippina

Mother of Nero, wife of Claudius whom she poisoned.

(1869-1964) Phillipino Rebel

Emilio Aguinaldo

(1869-1964) Phillipino Rebel

(1832-1888) Children's author who wrote <I>Little Women</I> amongst other children's stories.

Louisa May Alcott

(1832-1888) Children's author who wrote Little Women amongst other children's stories.

(1837-1907) American Writer whose most famous work is <I>Stories of a Bad Boy</I>

T. B. Aldrich

(1837-1907) American Writer whose most famous work is Stories of a Bad Boy

(1845-1894) Emperor of Russia from 1881-1894

Alexander III

(1845-1894) Emperor of Russia from 1881-1894

Alexander the Great

Alexander the Great

Alexander the Great

(1567-1640) Was a courtier to James I and Charles I.  He later became secretary of state and Earl of Stirling. He wrote doomsday and four tragedies.

William Alexander, Earl of Stirling

(1567-1640) Was a courtier to James I and Charles I. He later became secretary of state and Earl of…

(1844-1925) Consort of King Edward VII. She founded the Imperial Military Nursing Service and instituted the annual Alexandra Rose day.

Queen Alexandra

(1844-1925) Consort of King Edward VII. She founded the Imperial Military Nursing Service and instituted…

King of Spain.

Alfonso XII

King of Spain.

(1792-1867) Scottish historian.

Sir Archibald Alison

(1792-1867) Scottish historian.

(1738-1789) Soldier who formed the Green Mountain Boys and controlled the Vermont area.

Ethan Allen

(1738-1789) Soldier who formed the Green Mountain Boys and controlled the Vermont area.

(1829-1908) William Boyd Allison senator for the state of Iowa from 1863-1908.

William B. Allison

(1829-1908) William Boyd Allison senator for the state of Iowa from 1863-1908.

(1779-1843) American Romantic painter who studied under Benjamin West and taught Samuel F.B. Morse. His paintings include <I>The Rising of a Thunderstorm at Sea</I> and <I>The Moonlit Landscape</I>

Washington Allston

(1779-1843) American Romantic painter who studied under Benjamin West and taught Samuel F.B. Morse.…

(1836-1912) Dutch Painter of Classical-genre paintings such as The Conversion of Paula and The Roses of Heliogabalus'

Lawrence Alma-Tadema

(1836-1912) Dutch Painter of Classical-genre paintings such as The Conversion of Paula and The Roses…

(1508-1582) Prime minister and general of the Spanish armies under Charles V and Philip II.

Ferdinand Alvarez de Toledo, Duke of Alva (or Alba)

(1508-1582) Prime minister and general of the Spanish armies under Charles V and Philip II.

General Abercrombie was commander of the troops in the French and Indian War.

General Ambercrombie

General Abercrombie was commander of the troops in the French and Indian War.

(c. 562 - 477 BCE) Greek lyric poet.

Anacreon

(c. 562 - 477 BCE) Greek lyric poet.

(1805-1875) Author that wrote children's stories such as <I>The Tin Soldier, The Tinderbox</I> and <I>The Ugly Duckling </I>

Hans Christian Andersen

(1805-1875) Author that wrote children's stories such as The Tin Soldier, The Tinderbox and The Ugly…

(1805-1871) Soldier during the Civil War who commanded the Federal Garrison at Fort Sumter the signaled the beginning of the Civil War.

Robert Anderson

(1805-1871) Soldier during the Civil War who commanded the Federal Garrison at Fort Sumter the signaled…

(1854-1897) Swedish balloonist lost while trying to reach the North Pole in 1897.

Salomon Auguste Andrée

(1854-1897) Swedish balloonist lost while trying to reach the North Pole in 1897.

(1751-1780) Hung for treason during the American Revolutionary War

Major John André

(1751-1780) Hung for treason during the American Revolutionary War

(1751-1780) Hung for treason during the American Revolutionary War

Major John André

(1751-1780) Hung for treason during the American Revolutionary War

(1751-1780) Hung for treason during the American Revolutionary War

Major John André

(1751-1780) Hung for treason during the American Revolutionary War

(1637-1714) Governor of New York 1674-1681, governor of Virginia 1692-1697.

Sir Edmund Andros

(1637-1714) Governor of New York 1674-1681, governor of Virginia 1692-1697.

(1829-1916) American educator, editor of the Providence journal and minister to China and Turkey

J. B. Angell

(1829-1916) American educator, editor of the Providence journal and minister to China and Turkey

Queen of England.

Queen Anne of England

Queen of England.

(1766-1835) Russian diplomat.

Christopher Anstey

(1766-1835) Russian diplomat.

(1820-1906) Pioneer crusader for the women's suffrage movement.

Susan B. Anthony

(1820-1906) Pioneer crusader for the women's suffrage movement.

(1820-1906) American political reformer.

Susan Brownell Anthony

(1820-1906) American political reformer.

Portrait of Antiochus IV from a large engraving of him looting the Jewish Temple. Engraving by William Colley Wrankmore.

Portrait of Antiochus

Portrait of Antiochus IV from a large engraving of him looting the Jewish Temple. Engraving by William…

(born c. 444 BCE) Greek philosopher and founder of the school of cynics.

Antisthenes

(born c. 444 BCE) Greek philosopher and founder of the school of cynics.

Marie Antoinette

Marie Antoinette

Marie Antoinette

Daphne becoming a laurel tree.

Apollo & Daphne

Daphne becoming a laurel tree.

(second century) Latin satirist and writer of fiction.

Apuleius

(second century) Latin satirist and writer of fiction.

(1488-1560) German Protestant theologian.

Kaspar Aquila

(1488-1560) German Protestant theologian.

(1786-1853) French astronomer and physicist.

Dominique Fran├žois Arago

(1786-1853) French astronomer and physicist.

(1711-1794) British naval Rear Admiral

Marriott Arbuthnot

(1711-1794) British naval Rear Admiral

(seventh century BCE) Greek poet.

Archilochus

(seventh century BCE) Greek poet.

(1492-1556) Italian poet and dramatist.

Pietro Aretino

(1492-1556) Italian poet and dramatist.

(1443-1485) German scholar.

Rodolphus Arigicola

(1443-1485) German scholar.