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  • Will H. Hays, U.S. Postmaster General (1879 - 1953)
    William Harrison Hays, Sr. (November 5, 1879 – March 7, 1954), namesake of the Hays Code for censorship of American films, was chairman of the Republican National Committee (1918–21) an...
  • Dave Brubeck (1920 - 2012)
    David Warren "Dave" Brubeck (December 6, 1920 – December 5, 2012) was an American jazz pianist and composer, considered to be one of the foremost exponents of cool jazz. He wrote a number of j...
  • Rolihlahla Nelson Mandela, First President of South Africa, Nobel Peace Prize, 1993 (1918 - 2013)
    Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela (18 July 1918- 5 December 2013) served as President of South Africa from 1994 to 1999, and was the first South African president to be elected in a fully representative democr...
  • Thuli Madonsela
    Thuli Madonsela: Public Protector of South Africa Thulisile Madonesla is South Africa's Public Protector. She is also a Human Rights Lawyer and Equality Expert. Madonesla is one of the 11 technical e...
  • General Lyman Lemnitzer (1899 - 1988)
    Lyman Louis Lemnitzer (August 29, 1899 – November 12, 1988) was a United States Army general, who served as Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff from 1960 to 1962. He then served as Supreme A...

Time was first published in 1923. As Time became established as one of the United States' leading newsmagazines, an appearance on the cover of Time became an indicator of a person's notability, fame or notoriety.

Cover of Time magazine

(Project Photo from Time Magazine cover February 21, 2011)

Lists of People on the Cover of Time Magazine

(See over 1,000 Profile Links with Bio's under PROFILES LINK at right)

1920's

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_people_on_the_cover_of_Time_magazine_(1920s)

1930's

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_people_on_the_cover_of_Time_magazine_(1930s)

1940's

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_people_on_the_cover_of_Time_magazine_(1940s)

1950's

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_people_on_the_cover_of_Time_magazine_(1950s)

1960's

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_people_on_the_cover_of_Time_magazine_(1960s)

list is not complete: must use search

http://www.time.com/time/coversearch

1970's

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_people_on_the_cover_of_Time_magazine_(1970s)

list is not complete: must use search

http://www.time.com/time/coversearch

1980's

no link found for list; must use search

http://www.time.com/time/coversearch

1990's

no link found for list; must use search

http://www.time.com/time/coversearch

2000's

incomplete link (2009 only)

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_people_on_the_cover_of_Time_magazine_(2000s)

must use search for other years in the 2000's

http://www.time.com/time/coversearch

2010-2012

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_people_on_the_cover_of_Time_magazine_(2010s)

list is not complete: must use search

http://www.time.com/time/coversearch

Other Links

Time: Time Capsule/1939: A History of the Year Condensed from the Pages of Time. Can You Identify These People? List of 16 people on selected covers.