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Thomas Hobbes [of Malmsbury] MP (1588 - 1679)

Thomas Hobbes, XVII c English philosopher Thomas Hobbes (5 April 1588 – 4 December 1679), in some older texts Thomas Hobbs of Malmsbury, was an English philosopher, best known today for his wo...

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Erich Honecker MP (1912 - 1994)

Erich Honecker (German pronunciation: [ˈeːʁɪç ˈhɔnɛkɐ]; 25 August 1912 – 29 May 1994) was a German communist politician who led the...

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Leon Trotsky MP (1879 - 1940)

Leon Trotsky[a] (Russian: Лев Дави́дович Тро́цкий; pro...

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Voltaire MP (1694 - 1778)

Voltaire François-Marie Arouet (French pronunciation: [fʁɑ̃swa maʁi aʁuˈwe]; 21 November 1694 – 30 May 1778), better known by the pen name Volt...

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Che Guevara MP (1928 - 1967)

Familiarmente llamado "Ernestito", para sus amigos fue "Fuse". Desde los dos años y durante toda su vida, padeció asma. Como consecuencia, su familia se mudó a Alta Gracia, Provinc...

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Mao Zedong 毛澤東 MP (1893 - 1976)

Mao Zedong , also transliterated as Mao Tse-tung , and commonly referred to as Chairman Mao , was a Chinese Communist revolutionary, guerrilla warfare strategist, political philosopher, and leader of t...

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Lev Davidovich Bronshtein Leon Trotsky MP (1879 - 1940)

Note: The hypothesis, that Leon Trotsky was the great grandson of Alexander Pushkin, is disputed.

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Karl Marx MP (1818 - 1883)

Karl Marx Documents on Geni Karl Heinrich Marx (Trier, May 5, 1818 - London, 14 March 1883) was a philosopher, historian, sociologist, economist, writer and thinker German Jewish socialist. Father th...

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Ron Reagan MP

Ronald Prescott "Ron" Reagan sometimes known as Ronald Reagan, Jr . Reagan From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia This article is about the political commentator. For the former president, see...

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Jon Garth Murray (1954 - 1995)

Jon Garth Murray (November 16, 1954 – September 29, 1995) was the son of Madalyn Murray O'Hair, the first president and founder of American Atheists. From 1986 until his murder in 1995, Ga...

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Madalyn Murray O'Hair (1919 - 2005)

Madalyn Murray O'Hair (April 13, 1919 – September 29, 1995) was an American atheist activist. She was the founder of the organization American Atheists and served as its president from 1963 to...

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Willard Van Orman Quine (1908 - 2000)

Willard Van Orman Quine (/kwaɪn/; June 25, 1908 – December 25, 2000) (known to intimates as "Van") was an American philosopher and logician in the analytic tradition. From 1930 until hi...

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Sam Simon MP (1955 - 2015)

Samuel Michael "Sam" Simon (born June 6, 1955) is an American director, producer, writer, boxing manager and philanthropist. While at Stanford University, Simon worked as a newspaper cartoonist and aft...

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Prof. Dr. Friedrich Nietzsche MP (1844 - 1900)

Nietzsche Wikipedia - German Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche (15 October 1844 – 25 August 1900) was a German philologist, philosopher, cultural critic, poet and composer. He wrote several...

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George Orwell MP (1903 - 1950)

On each landing, opposite the lift shaft, the poster with the enormous face gazed from the wall. It was one of those pictures which are so contrived that the eyes follow you about when you move. BIG BR...

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Ivan Petrovich Pavlov Nobel Laureate 1904 MP (1849 - 1936)

Ivan Petrovich Pavlov (Ива́н Петро́вич Па́влов; 26 Sep...

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Brad Pitt MP

Santa Barbara, Los Angeles, California, United States

William Bradley Pitt, known professionally as Brad Pitt, is an American actor and film producer. Pitt has received two Academy Award nominations and four Golden Globe Award nominations, winning one. He...

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Francis Bacon MP (1909 - 1992)

Francis Bacon was a figurative painter known for his bold and graphic imagery. Bacon was born in Dublin on Baggot Street, to parents of British descent. Francis Bacon travelled to London in 1925 and ...

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Bill Maher MP

William "Bill" Maher, Jr. born January 20, 1956, is an American stand-up comedian, television host, political commentator, author, and actor. Before his current role as the host of HBO's Real Time with...

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Billy Connolly MP

William "Billy" Connolly, Jr., CBE (born 24 November 1942) is a Scottish comedian, musician, presenter and actor. He is sometimes known, especially in his native Scotland, by the nickname The Big Yin (...

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Percy Bysshe Shelley MP (1792 - 1822)

Percy Bysshe Shelley ( 4 August 1792 – 8 July 1822) was one of the major English Romantic poets and is critically regarded among the finest lyric poets in the English language. Shelley was famou...

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Christopher Eric Hitchens MP (1949 - 2011)

Christopher Eric Hitchens (born 13 April 1949) was an English-American author and journalist whose books, essays, and journalistic career span more than four decades. He was an utterly engaging deeply ...

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Richard Dawkins, FRS MP

Born in Nairobi, Kenya in 1941, Professor Richard Dawkins is one of the world’s leading scientific intellectuals, specializing in evolutionary biology. After undertaking his doctorate under the ...

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