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People in History
King Henry VIII
Queen Elizabeth I
John Calvin
Martin Luther
(1491-1547) King of England, he split with the Catholic Churc…
Ruled England for 50 years - one of the most successful monar…
(the Calvinist tradition) ... Views: Predestination, faith revea…
(the Lutheran tradition)... Views: Salvation by faith alone; Bib…
King Henry VIII
(1491-1547) King of England, he split with the Catholic Churc…
Queen Elizabeth I
Ruled England for 50 years - one of the most successful monar…
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Medieval History: Famous People
Constantine
St. Patrick
King Arthur
Mohammed
Roman emperor who ended the persecution of Christians with th…
missionary to the Irish, who later brought the Gospel back to…
British chieftain who fought the Saxon invaders after the Rom…
started the religion of Islam in 622 AD, whose followers then…
Constantine
Roman emperor who ended the persecution of Christians with th…
St. Patrick
missionary to the Irish, who later brought the Gospel back to…
13 terms
History People
Edward the Confessor
William of Normandy
Harald Hardrada
Harold Godwinson
King of England 1042-1066... Successor: Harold Godwinson 1066
Duke of Normandy/King of England 1066-1087... Successor: William…
Viking King of Scandinavia... Attacked England at the battle of…
King of England 1066... Successor: William of Normandy 1066... Won…
Edward the Confessor
King of England 1042-1066... Successor: Harold Godwinson 1066
William of Normandy
Duke of Normandy/King of England 1066-1087... Successor: William…
72 terms
People of History
civilización
gente
gente primitiva
gente indígena
civilization
people
primitive people
indigenous people
civilización
civilization
gente
people
10 terms
History (People)
Stephen Douglas
Abraham Lincoln
William Garison
Harriet Beecher Stowe
American politician from Illinois and the designer of the Kan…
American politician and lawyer who served as the 16th Preside…
A white abolitionist.He was jailed many times because he spok…
She was the daughter of a famous preacher. She was a American…
Stephen Douglas
American politician from Illinois and the designer of the Kan…
Abraham Lincoln
American politician and lawyer who served as the 16th Preside…
16 terms
People in History
civilisation
archaeologist
astronaut
author
the society, culture and lifestyle of the people in a particu…
a person who learns about ancient people by studying the thin…
a person who travels into space
a person who writes something
civilisation
the society, culture and lifestyle of the people in a particu…
archaeologist
a person who learns about ancient people by studying the thin…
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World History People
Abraham
moses
Gautama
Jesus of Nazareth
founder of judaism
led jews out of Egypt in the exodus
founder of Buddhism
founder of Christianity, messiah
Abraham
founder of judaism
moses
led jews out of Egypt in the exodus
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World History People and Names
ABRAHAM
MOSES
ZOROASTER
BUDDHA
THE FOUNDER OF JUDAISM
RECEIVED TEN COMMANDMENTS AND LED EXODUS FROM EGYPT
FOUNDER OF PERSIAN RELIGION WITH A BELIEF IN GOOD AND EVIL
PRINCE SIDHARTHA GAUTAMA FOUNDER OF BUDDHISM
ABRAHAM
THE FOUNDER OF JUDAISM
MOSES
RECEIVED TEN COMMANDMENTS AND LED EXODUS FROM EGYPT
TEXAS HISTORY - Important People
Alonso Alvarez de Pineda
Moses Austin
George Childress
Stephen F. Austin
first explorer to map the coast of Texas
first American to work with the Spanish government to settle…
chaired the committee in charge of writing the Texas Declarat…
first American to recruit and settle Americans in Texas/Mexic…
Alonso Alvarez de Pineda
first explorer to map the coast of Texas
Moses Austin
first American to work with the Spanish government to settle…
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Important People in History
Akbar the Great
Nelson Mandela
Gandhi
Sulieman the Magnificent
Most illustrious sultan of the Mughal Empire in India (r. 155…
Born 1918. 11th President of South Africa. Spent 27 years in…
Indian nationalist and spiritual leader who developed the pra…
Ottoman ruler from 1520-1566; brilliant general who modernize…
Akbar the Great
Most illustrious sultan of the Mughal Empire in India (r. 155…
Nelson Mandela
Born 1918. 11th President of South Africa. Spent 27 years in…
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Important People in World History
Hammurabi
Shi Huangdi
Confucius
Laozi
The most important ruler during Babylonian rule, he establish…
First emperor of China; founder of Qin dynasty
Major Chinese philosopher born in 6th century BCE, sayings co…
Chinese Daoist philosopher; taught that governments were of s…
Hammurabi
The most important ruler during Babylonian rule, he establish…
Shi Huangdi
First emperor of China; founder of Qin dynasty
64 terms
People of History
ABRAHAM
MOSES
ZOROASTER
BUDDHA
THE FOUNDER OF JUDAISM
RECEIVED TEN COMMANDMENTS AND LED EXODUS FROM EGYPT
FOUNDER OF PERSIAN RELIGION WITH A BELIEF IN GOOD AND EVIL
PRINCE SIDHARTHA GAUTAMA FOUNDER OF BUDDHISM
ABRAHAM
THE FOUNDER OF JUDAISM
MOSES
RECEIVED TEN COMMANDMENTS AND LED EXODUS FROM EGYPT
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People and History - Brasil
Brasília
São Paulo
Português
República federativa presidencialista
Capital
Cidade mais populosa
Língua oficial
Governo
Brasília
Capital
São Paulo
Cidade mais populosa
11 terms
history people
Christopher columbus
Henry hudson
Juan ponce de leon
George washington
map maker
english navigator
friend of columbus
1st president
Christopher columbus
map maker
Henry hudson
english navigator
8 terms
History People
Jp Morgan
andrew carnegie
Henry Ford
Ray Kroc
Invented banking
Steel industry
Automobile
Mcdonalds
Jp Morgan
Invented banking
andrew carnegie
Steel industry
11 terms
History People
Al-Mahdi
Mahmud of Ghazni
Al-Ghazali
Chinggis Khan
From 775 - 785. Third of the Abbasid caliphs who attempted bu…
From 971 - 1030. Third ruler of Turkish slave dynasty in Afgh…
From 1058 - 1111. Brilliant Islamic theologian who studied to…
From 1170s - decades. Elected khangan of all Mongol tribes in…
Al-Mahdi
From 775 - 785. Third of the Abbasid caliphs who attempted bu…
Mahmud of Ghazni
From 971 - 1030. Third ruler of Turkish slave dynasty in Afgh…
12 terms
history people
Harry Truman
Dwight Eisenhower
Douglas MacArthur
George Marshall
- president... - Truman doctrine named after him... - before pres…
President after Harry Truman
General for reconstruction of Japan & Korean War... - Commander…
- Created the Marshall Plan
Harry Truman
- president... - Truman doctrine named after him... - before pres…
Dwight Eisenhower
President after Harry Truman
20 terms
History people
Hannibal
Scipio
Gaius Marius
Julius Caesar
Carthage's most successful general, killed many people, lead…
Consul, defeated Hannibal and won the war
A Roman general and statesman, let pour citizen join the army…
A Roman statesman, He played a critical role in the events th…
Hannibal
Carthage's most successful general, killed many people, lead…
Scipio
Consul, defeated Hannibal and won the war
17 terms
History People
Alexander Hamilton
Thomas Jefferson
John Adams
John Quincy Adams
leader of federalists---first secretary of treasury
third president---principal author of the declaration of inde…
second president---first vice president
He came from the north, he wanted a large federal government,…
Alexander Hamilton
leader of federalists---first secretary of treasury
Thomas Jefferson
third president---principal author of the declaration of inde…
14 terms
History - People
Christopher Colombus
King James I
John Smith
John Rolfe
Original founder of the Americas
Kind of England; grants charter for Jamestown
Founder of Jamestown
Brings tobacco to Jamestown
Christopher Colombus
Original founder of the Americas
King James I
Kind of England; grants charter for Jamestown
35 terms
History People
Thomas Paine
Sally Hemings
Thomas Jefferson
Alexander Hamilton
Wrote "Common Sense" influenced American Revolution. Returned…
Thomas Jefferson's mistress whom he fathered six children. Di…
Wrote Declaration of Independence which states all men are cr…
Secretary of the Treasury in 1789 had a long term goal for Un…
Thomas Paine
Wrote "Common Sense" influenced American Revolution. Returned…
Sally Hemings
Thomas Jefferson's mistress whom he fathered six children. Di…
9 terms
TEXAS HISTORY - Important People
Alonso Alvarez de Pineda
Moses Austin
George Childress
Stephen F. Austin
first explorer to map the coast of Texas
first American to work with the Spanish government to settle…
chaired the committee in charge of writing the Texas Declarat…
first American to recruit and settle Americans in Texas/Mexic…
Alonso Alvarez de Pineda
first explorer to map the coast of Texas
Moses Austin
first American to work with the Spanish government to settle…
14 terms
History Final-people
Hippies
Richard Nixon
Gerald Ford
Viet Cong
a group of people who wanted peace. They wore colorful clothi…
President who got into trouble for hiring people to break the…
he becomes president after Nixon resigns.
A group of people in South Vietnam who did not like the gover…
Hippies
a group of people who wanted peace. They wore colorful clothi…
Richard Nixon
President who got into trouble for hiring people to break the…
13 terms
history people
1st Europeans to America, 500 years be…
sailed for Spain; discovered the New W…
travels to the New World and realizes…
travels through Panama and becomes the…
Vikings
Christopher Columbus
Amerigo Vespucci
Balboa
1st Europeans to America, 500 years be…
Vikings
sailed for Spain; discovered the New W…
Christopher Columbus
14 terms
Global History: Famous People
Sun Yat Sen
Mao Ze Dong
Chiang Kai Shek
Ayatollah Khomeini
Nationalist leader in China who overthrew the Qing dynasty
Makes China communist
non-Communist leader of China; pushed to island of Taiwan
(1900?-1989) Islamic religious leader who led a fundamentalis…
Sun Yat Sen
Nationalist leader in China who overthrew the Qing dynasty
Mao Ze Dong
Makes China communist
26 terms
World History Chapter 11 People
Petrarch
Castiglione
Machiavelli
Erasmus
father of humanism. He had a love of writing, writings of Rom…
Wrote a book of good manners. Set standard behavior in Europe…
an influential Renaissance writer, public official and politi…
most heroic scholar. He was the prince of humanism. Known as…
Petrarch
father of humanism. He had a love of writing, writings of Rom…
Castiglione
Wrote a book of good manners. Set standard behavior in Europe…
25 terms
History people
Theodore Roosevelt
Ida Tarbell
Charles Edward Russell
Lincoln Steffens
1858-1919. 26th President. Increased size of Navy, "Great Whi…
A leading muckraker and magazine editor, she exposed the corr…
...
United States journalist who exposes in 1906 started an era o…
Theodore Roosevelt
1858-1919. 26th President. Increased size of Navy, "Great Whi…
Ida Tarbell
A leading muckraker and magazine editor, she exposed the corr…
25 terms
History People
Theodore Roosevelt
Ida Tarbell
Charles Edward Russel
Lincoln Steffens
1858-1919. 26th President. Increased size of Navy, "Great Whi…
A leading muckraker and magazine editor, she exposed the corr…
United States journalist who exposes in 1906 started an era o…
Theodore Roosevelt
1858-1919. 26th President. Increased size of Navy, "Great Whi…
Ida Tarbell
A leading muckraker and magazine editor, she exposed the corr…
18 terms
History people
Otway Burns
Dolly Madison
Henry Clay
Edward B. Dudley
Designer of the "Prometheus"; NC's first steamship
Saved portrait of George Washington
Speaker of the House of Representatives in 1824
NC's first governor elected by the people
Otway Burns
Designer of the "Prometheus"; NC's first steamship
Dolly Madison
Saved portrait of George Washington
12 terms
American History People I
Adolph Hitler
Aeschylus
Alexander the Great
Archduke Franz Ferdinand
German - leader of Nazi party
"Father of Greek Tragedy"... wrote "Orestia"
son of Philip of Macedonia... conquered most of known world
heir to Austrian throne... assasignation sparked WWI
Adolph Hitler
German - leader of Nazi party
Aeschylus
"Father of Greek Tragedy"... wrote "Orestia"
8 terms
History People
John Hancock
John Adams
Alexander Hamilton
Federalist
Patriot leader and president of the Second Continental Congre…
Federalist... 2nd President of the United States... A Massachusetts…
Federalist... first Secretary of Treasury under Washington... Found…
Supporters of the Constitution that were led by Alexander Ham…
John Hancock
Patriot leader and president of the Second Continental Congre…
John Adams
Federalist... 2nd President of the United States... A Massachusetts…
History people
Sir Walter Scott
Victor hugo
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Edgar Allen Poe
Author of Ivanhoe
Author of the hunchback of Notre dame
Author of Faust
The raven
Sir Walter Scott
Author of Ivanhoe
Victor hugo
Author of the hunchback of Notre dame
17 terms
History- People
King James I
Captain John Smith
Wahunsonacock
John Rolfe
Granted a charter to the London company to found a colony in…
An experienced soldier who took control of the Jamestown colo…
The chief that the various tribes of the Powhatan Confederacy…
Was the first to realize that tobacco was well-suited for the…
King James I
Granted a charter to the London company to found a colony in…
Captain John Smith
An experienced soldier who took control of the Jamestown colo…
10 terms
Important People in History
Abraham Lincoln
Benjamin Franklin
Amelia Earhart
Christopher Columbus
He became President on November 6, 1860. In 1861, he gave his…
One of the founding fathers in the United States
First woman to fly across the Atlantic by herself.
He was determined to find a direct route west from Europe to…
Abraham Lincoln
He became President on November 6, 1860. In 1861, he gave his…
Benjamin Franklin
One of the founding fathers in the United States
21 terms
History Terms and People
Joseph Stalin
Benito Mussolini
Hitler
Anti-Semitic
Bolshevik revolutionary, head of the Soviet Communists after…
Fascist dictator of Italy (1922-1943). He led Italy to conque…
German Nazi dictator during World War II (1889-1945), Nazi le…
Anti-Jewish, strongly reflected in Nazi policies and activity…
Joseph Stalin
Bolshevik revolutionary, head of the Soviet Communists after…
Benito Mussolini
Fascist dictator of Italy (1922-1943). He led Italy to conque…
21 terms
history people
mary otis warren
molly ludwig
wentworth cheswell
patrick henry
stirred colonists against British policies with her writings
AKA "molly pitcher", brought provisions to the men on the bat…
african american patriot. like paul revere made an all-night…
member of the virginia house of burgesses. protested the stam…
mary otis warren
stirred colonists against British policies with her writings
molly ludwig
AKA "molly pitcher", brought provisions to the men on the bat…
11 terms
History People
George Rogers Clark
John Paul Jones
Haym Solomon
Mary Ludwig Hays
Patriot commander who retook fort Vincennes in Ohio River Val…
A patriot captain of the Bonhomme Richard, he defeated the Br…
A patriot spy he helped pass intelligence after the British c…
A Patriot medic and soldier she fought in the Revolutionary W…
George Rogers Clark
Patriot commander who retook fort Vincennes in Ohio River Val…
John Paul Jones
A patriot captain of the Bonhomme Richard, he defeated the Br…
60 terms
US History Key People
John Peter Zenger
John Locke
Baron de Montesqieu
Thomas Jefferson
Journalist who questioned the policies of the governor of New…
1632-1704. Enlightenment Philosopher who argued that governme…
(1689-1755) Political philosopher of the Enlightenment. He be…
He was a delegate from Virginia at the Second Continental Con…
John Peter Zenger
Journalist who questioned the policies of the governor of New…
John Locke
1632-1704. Enlightenment Philosopher who argued that governme…
14 terms
history people
Henry VIII
Elizabeth I
Martin Luther
Galileo Galilei
Who? Tudor King... Where? England... When? 1491-1547... Most famous fo…
Who? Tudor Queen; daughter of Henry VIII... Where? England... When?…
Who? Religious scholar and theologian... Where? Germany... When? 14…
Accomplishments: Created the law of the pendulum and develope…
Henry VIII
Who? Tudor King... Where? England... When? 1491-1547... Most famous fo…
Elizabeth I
Who? Tudor Queen; daughter of Henry VIII... Where? England... When?…
13 terms
People in History
_____________; Babylonian leader who c…
___________- Persian king who conquere…
___________- A Powerful Akkadian king…
___________ - is often referred to as…
Hammurabi-
Cyrus-
Sargon
Ramses II
_____________; Babylonian leader who c…
Hammurabi-
___________- Persian king who conquere…
Cyrus-
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World History II- People
Abraham
Siddhartha Gautama
Jesus
Allah
founder of Judaism
founder of Buddhism
founder of Christianity- according to Christians he is the so…
Islamic name for God
Abraham
founder of Judaism
Siddhartha Gautama
founder of Buddhism
21 terms
History people
Justinian
Theodora
Procopius
Ivan the great(Ivan III)
Brought Byzantine to its peak
Justinians wife
Wrote The Secret History
Moved the capital of Russia to Moscow
Justinian
Brought Byzantine to its peak
Theodora
Justinians wife
30 terms
World History Final Exam: People
Marie-Antoinette
Louis XVI
Maximilien Robespierre
Klemens von Metternich
Queen of France during the French Revolution; executed
(1754-1793) King of France between 1774 and 1792. He was over…
Jacobin lawyer who led the most radical phases of the French…
Austria's foreign minister who wanted a balance of power; led…
Marie-Antoinette
Queen of France during the French Revolution; executed
Louis XVI
(1754-1793) King of France between 1774 and 1792. He was over…
19 terms
history People
Chiang Kai Shek
Mao
Hideki Tojo
Nixon
Nationalist Leader of China
Communist Leader of China
War minister and Prime minister who strongly believed in Japan
37th president of the united states, Came up with the nixon d…
Chiang Kai Shek
Nationalist Leader of China
Mao
Communist Leader of China
26 terms
American History People 4
Mikhail Gorbachev
Montesquieu
Muhammad
Napoleon Bonaparte
Soviet leader... western ideas, glasnost
French philosopher... proposed separation of powers in govt
Arab leader... founder of Islamic religion
Child of French Revolution... declared himself Emperor of France
Mikhail Gorbachev
Soviet leader... western ideas, glasnost
Montesquieu
French philosopher... proposed separation of powers in govt
10 terms
history people
teddy roosevelt
lewis hine
jacob riis
lincoln steffens
president who changed government from laissez-faire into a go…
photographed child labour
tenements/over-crowded cities
corruption
teddy roosevelt
president who changed government from laissez-faire into a go…
lewis hine
photographed child labour
19 terms
People of history
Cincinnatus
Tiberius Gracchus
Julius Caesar
Augustus Caesar
400's BC, A model dictator for the Romans. He organized an ar…
Elected tribune in 133BC, Proposed law to take land back from…
100-44 B.C. Roman general who became the republic's dictator…
The first empreror of Rome, the adopted son of Julius Caesar,…
Cincinnatus
400's BC, A model dictator for the Romans. He organized an ar…
Tiberius Gracchus
Elected tribune in 133BC, Proposed law to take land back from…
11 terms
history people
Edward Jenner
joseph lister
louis pasteur
joseph priestly
vacine for small pocks
antiseptics that helped kill bacteria
pasturized food
studied the air
Edward Jenner
vacine for small pocks
joseph lister
antiseptics that helped kill bacteria
24 terms
Global History - Important People
Akbar the Great
Alexander the Great
Yasir Arafat
Kemal Ataturk
1542-1605 greatest Mongol Emperor of India; Muslim leader who…
(356-323 BCE) became king of Macedonia in 336; gained control…
(1929-2004) chief spokesman and leader of the Palestine Liber…
1881-1938, meaning "Father of the Turks," military officer an…
Akbar the Great
1542-1605 greatest Mongol Emperor of India; Muslim leader who…
Alexander the Great
(356-323 BCE) became king of Macedonia in 336; gained control…
10 terms
US History Unit #3 People
Jacob Riis
Ida Tarbell
W.E.B. Dubois
Jane Addams
He described the awful living conditions of poor people in th…
A leading muckraker and magazine editor, she exposed the corr…
Opposed Booker T. Washington. Wanted social and political int…
1860-1935. Founder of Settlement House Movement. First Americ…
Jacob Riis
He described the awful living conditions of poor people in th…
Ida Tarbell
A leading muckraker and magazine editor, she exposed the corr…
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