A & E Biographies of the Millennium

Historical Accolades

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4

0

A&E

TV Network

80.0% (4 of 5 votes)

97

1

Johannes Gutenberg

Inventor

0% (0 of 0 votes)

73

2

Isaac Newton

Scientist

0% (0 of 12 votes)

69

3

Martin Luther

Religious Figure

0% (0 of 3 votes)

92

4

Charles Darwin

Scientist

0% (0 of 8 votes)

57

5

William Shakespeare

Playwright

5.41% (2 of 37 votes)

56

6

Christopher Columbus

Explorer

5.71% (2 of 35 votes)

27

7

Karl Marx

Philosopher

54.26% (191 of 352 votes)

9

8

Albert Einstein

Scientist

57.13% (665 of 1164 votes)

75

9

Nicolaus Copernicus

Astronomer

0% (0 of 0 votes)

74

10

Galileo Galilei

Scientist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

38

11

Leonardo Da Vinci

Artist

52.59% (61 of 116 votes)

15

12

Sigmund Freud

Doctor

55.56% (55 of 99 votes)

88

13

Louis Pasteur

Scientist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

89

14

Thomas Alva Edison

Inventor

0% (0 of 2 votes)

41

15

Thomas Jefferson

U.S. President

51.93% (121 of 233 votes)

7

16

Adolf Hitler

World Leader

57.34% (414 of 722 votes)

34

17

Mahatma Gandhi

Diplomat

53.10% (77 of 145 votes)

48

18

John Locke

Philosopher

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

67

19

Michelangelo

Artist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

55

20

Adam Smith

Philosopher

5.88% (1 of 17 votes)

21

21

George Washington

U.S. President

55.11% (151 of 274 votes)

5

22

Genghis Khan

World Leader

75.00% (3 of 4 votes)

40

23

Abraham Lincoln

U.S. President

52.41% (196 of 374 votes)

52

24

St. Thomas Aquinas

Philosopher

14.29% (1 of 7 votes)

99

25

James Watt

Craftsman

0% (0 of 2 votes)

78

26

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Composer

0% (0 of 14 votes)

30

27

Napoleon Bonaparte

Monarch

53.75% (86 of 160 votes)

77

28

Johann Sebastian Bach (Composer)

Composer

0% (0 of 2 votes)

82

29

Henry Ford

Automaker

0% (0 of 2 votes)

90

30

Ludwig Van Beethoven

Composer

0% (0 of 7 votes)

94

31

Watson and Crick

Scientist

0% (0 of 2 votes)

72

32

Rene Descartes

Philosopher

0% (0 of 2 votes)

31

33

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Advocate

53.46% (309 of 578 votes)

76

34

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Philosopher

0% (0 of 4 votes)

18

35

Vladimir Illyich Lenin

World Leader

55.42% (133 of 240 votes)

66

36

Alexander Fleming

Scientist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

91

37

Voltaire

Philosopher

0% (0 of 2 votes)

61

38

Francis Bacon (Philosopher)

Philosopher

0% (0 of 4 votes)

50

39

Dante Alighieri

Poet

25.00% (1 of 4 votes)

47

40

Orville and Wilbur Wright

Inventor

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

11

41

Bill Gates

Computer Tech

56.25% (63 of 112 votes)

46

42

Gregor Mendel

Religious Figure

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

23

43

Mao ZeDong

World Leader

54.55% (6 of 11 votes)

83

44

Alexander Graham Bell

Inventor

0% (0 of 6 votes)

60

45

King William I the Conqueror

Monarch

0% (0 of 1 votes)

58

46

Niccolo Machiavelli

Philosopher

5.26% (1 of 19 votes)

93

47

Charles Babbage

Mathematician

0% (0 of 0 votes)

63

48

Mary Wollstonecraft

Philosopher

0% (0 of 2 votes)

17

49

Mikhail Gorbachev

World Leader

55.46% (66 of 119 votes)

59

50

Margaret Sanger

Sex Researcher

0% (0 of 1 votes)

25

51

Edward Jenner

Doctor

54.40% (68 of 125 votes)

54

52

Winston Churchill

World Leader

7.14% (2 of 28 votes)

29

53

Madame Marie Curie

Scientist

53.95% (82 of 152 votes)

96

54

Marco Polo

Explorer

0% (0 of 6 votes)

95

55

Ferdinand Magellan

Explorer

0% (0 of 1 votes)

62

56

Elizabeth Cady Stanton

Advocate

0% (0 of 2 votes)

36

57

Elvis Presley

Vocalist

53.08% (112 of 211 votes)

33

58

Joan of Arc

Religious Figure

53.18% (92 of 173 votes)

64

59

Immanuel Kant

Philosopher

0% (0 of 0 votes)

12

60

Franklin Delano Roosevelt

U.S. President

56.18% (50 of 89 votes)

71

61

Michael Faraday

Scientist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

10

62

Walt Disney

Animator

56.59% (73 of 129 votes)

49

63

Jane Austen

Author

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

53

64

Pablo Picasso

Artist

12.50% (1 of 8 votes)

1

65

Werner Heisenberg

Scientist

100% (1 of 1 votes)

45

66

D.W. Griffith

Filmmaker

37.50% (3 of 8 votes)

43

67

Vladimir K. Zworykin

Inventor

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

42

68

Benjamin Franklin

Patriot

51.85% (70 of 135 votes)

81

69

William Harvey

Doctor

0% (0 of 1 votes)

80

70

Pope Gregory VII

Religious Figure

0% (0 of 2 votes)

22

71

Harriet Tubman

Slave

54.62% (71 of 130 votes)

68

72

Simon Bolivar

Military Personnel

0% (0 of 3 votes)

39

73

Princess Diana Spencer

Royalty

52.45% (75 of 143 votes)

87

74

Enrico Fermi

Scientist

0% (0 of 2 votes)

2

75

Gregory Pincus

Inventor

100% (1 of 1 votes)

37

76

Beatles

Musicians

53.05% (113 of 213 votes)

3

77

Thomas Hobbes

Philosopher

100% (1 of 1 votes)

65

78

Queen Isabella (Spain)

Monarch

0% (0 of 1 votes)

13

79

Josef Stalin

World Leader

56.00% (98 of 175 votes)

51

80

Queen Elizabeth I Tudor

Monarch

25.00% (1 of 4 votes)

20

81

Nelson Mandela

World Leader

55.30% (73 of 132 votes)

86

82

Niels Bohr

Scientist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

24

83

Tzar Peter I

Monarch

54.47% (67 of 123 votes)

98

84

Guglielmo Marconi

Inventor

0% (0 of 0 votes)

44

85

Ronald Reagan

U.S. President

46.83% (613 of 1309 votes)

84

86

James Joyce

Poet

0% (0 of 0 votes)

100

87

Rachel Carson

Advocate

0% (0 of 0 votes)

70

88

J. Robert Oppenheimer

Scientist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

32

89

Susan B. Anthony

Advocate

53.45% (62 of 116 votes)

79

90

Louis Daguerre

Inventor

0% (0 of 2 votes)

16

91

Steven Spielberg

Filmmaker

55.49% (177 of 319 votes)

26

92

Florence Nightingale

Nurse

54.31% (63 of 116 votes)

28

93

Eleanor Roosevelt

First Lady

54.11% (79 of 146 votes)

8

94

Gaetan Dugas

Oddity

57.32% (321 of 560 votes)

14

95

Charlie Chaplin

Actor

55.56% (5 of 9 votes)

19

96

Enrico Caruso

Vocalist

55.34% (57 of 103 votes)

85

97

Jonas Salk

Scientist

0% (0 of 14 votes)

35

98

Louis Armstrong

Vocalist

53.10% (214 of 403 votes)

6

99

Vasco Da Gama

Explorer

66.67% (2 of 3 votes)

101

100

Suleyman the Magnificent

World Leader

0% (0 of 2 votes)