Character

Renaissance

Don Quixote Spanish Knight

Joan of Arc (1412-1431) French Saint Knight General

1307 William Tell

1314 Robert the Bruce (1274-1329)

1314 Execution of Jacques de Molay, ( -1314)

1314 Dante publishes The Divine Comedy

1317 William of Occam proposes his razor.

1327 Petrarch (1304-1374)

1369 Tamerlane (1336-1405) becomes ruler of Samarkand

Baba Yaga

1403 The rebel Harry Hotspur (b. 1364) killed by Prince Hal (1387-1422); Jack Falstaff (born c. 1350) given credit.

1405 Zheng He 1407 Christian Rosenkreuz (1378 – 1484) founds the Order of the Rosy Cross.

Joan of Arc (1412-1431)

1428 Quasimodo

Dom Claude Frollo

archdeacon of Notre Dame.

1440 Gilles de Rais ( -1440)

1449–1492 Lorenzo de Medici

1476 Death of Vlad the Impaler (b. 1431-1476), Transylvanian King,

1480-1519 Lucrezia Borgia

1482 Torquemada (1420-1498) becomes Inquisitor General.

1483 Richard Plantagenet Richard III.

[edit] Age of Exploration

1492 Christopher Columbus

1496 Leonardo da Vinci Italian Artist Scientist (1452-1519) tests a flying machine.

1497 Amerigo Vespucci

1504 Michelangelo Italian Artist (1475-1564) unveils David.

1509 Henry VIII English King (1491-1547) becomes king of England

1513 Balboa Spanish Explorer sees the Pacific

1513 Nicolo Machiavelli (1469-1527)

1513 Ponce de Leon (b. 1460-1521)

1516 Sir Thomas More discovers Utopia (off the coast of Brazil?).

1517 Martin Luther (1483-1546)

1519 Ferdinand Magellan

1520 The Aztec Emperor Montezuma Aztec Emperor is imprisoned by Hernan Cortez.

1521 Ponce de Leon

1532 Incan Empire defeated by Pizarro

1535 Execution of Sir Thomas More.

1536 Henry VIII has his second wife Anne Boleyn beheaded.

1540 Vasquez de Coronado

1543 Copernicus asserts that the Earth travels around the Sun.

1480-1540 Doctor Johann Faust

1541 Pizarro sets off in search of El Dorado.

1542 Ludwig Prinn writes De Vermis Mysteriis.

1547 Ivan the Terrible (1530-1584) becomes the first Tsar.

1540-1596 Sir Francis Drake

1542-1596 Hattori Hanzo

1546 Grace O’Malley, the Pirate Queen (1530-1603), takes to the sea.

1547 Prince Edward changes places with a pauper.

1549 Solomon Kane born in Devonshire, England.

1550 Hiawatha ]helps found the Iroquois Confederacy. Minnehaha

1550 Nostradamus (1503-1566) begins to publish his prophecies.

1553-58 Rein of Bloody Mary (b. 1516)

1556 Akbar the Great (1543-1605) becomes Mogul of India.

1558 Queen Elizabeth (1533-1603) becomes ruler of Britain—on a date chosen by John Dee (1527-1609), who serves as her secret advisor.

1565 Othello, general of Venice, kills his beloved Desdemona at the instigation of Iago.

1567 Mary Queen of Scots put in the Tower of London

1572 French Hugenauts murdered in the St. Bartholemew’s Day Massacre

1581 John Dee and Edward Kelly attempt to contact angels.

1584-1656 Myles Standish

1587 Sir Walter Raleigh (1554-1618) founds a colony at Roanoke; three years later, it is the Lost Colony.

1588 Rabbi Judah Loew (1525-1609) moves to Prague, where he creates a golem.

Saint Valentine Roman Saint

Lady Godiva English Aristocrat (Coventry)

Peeping Tom (Coventry)

William Shakespeare (Stratford-on-Avon)

Gulliver (Newark, Nottinghamshire)

Lady Chatterley (Teversal Hall, Nottinghamshire)

Jane Eyre (Thornfield Hall [North Lees Hall, Derbyshire])

Rochester Thornfield Hall

Saint Nicolas

Saint Walpurgis

King Wenceslas

Saint Teresa

Joan of Arc

Bodhidharma Indian Monk Martial Artist

Saint Francis Italian Saint Monk Environmentalist

Saint Benedict

Saint Dominic

Friar Tuck English Monk Merry Man

William of Baskerville English Monk Detective

Caine American Chinese Monk Martial Artist

Gregori Rasputin Russian Monk Mystic

Alfred the Great English King

William the Conqueror French English General King

Richard the Lionheart English King Crusader

King John English King Villain

King Henry

Queen Elizabeth

King George

Queen Victoria

Queen Elizabeth

Charlemagne French Emperor

King Louis

Napoleon Bonaparte

Frederick Barbarossa

Kaiser Wilhelm

Ivan the Terrible Russian Czar

Catherine the Great Russian Czar

Peter the Great Russian Czar

Czar Nicholas Russian Czar

Hermes Trismegistus Wizard

Circe Wizard

Simon Magus Wizard

Cornelius Agrippa Wizard

Prospero Italian Aristocrat Wizard

John Dee English Wizard Spy

Albus Dumbledore English Wizard

Aleister Crowley English Wizard

Voldemort English Wizard

Steven Strange American Superhero Doctor Wizard

Harry Potter English Wizard

Geoffrey Chaucer English Poet

Dante Italian

William Shakespeare

John Milton English Poet Blind

John Donne English Poet

William Blake English Poet Artist Mystic

Lord Byron English Poet

Percy Shelley English Poet

John Keats English Poet

Emily Dickinson American Poet

Walt Whitman American Poet

Edgar Allan Poe

Alfred Lord Tennyson English Poet

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

William Butler Yeats Irish Protestant Poet Mystic

TS Eliot

Ezra Pound

Edna St Vincent Millay American Poet

Robert Frost American Poet

ee cummings American Poet

Dylan Thomas Welsh Poet

Sylvia Plath American Poet Suicide

Allen Ginsberg American Poet

Queen Isabela Spanish

King Ferdinand Spanish

Ponce de Leon Spanish

Hernan Cortez Spanish

Pizarro Spanish

King Charles Spanish

Prince Charmant

Sleeping Beauty

Snow White

Marquis de Carabas French Aristocrat

Michelangelo Italian Artist

Leonardo da Vinci

Vincent van Gogh Dutch Artist Suicide

Rembrandt Dutch Artist

Pablo Picasso

Salvador Dali

Frida Kahlo

Jackson Pollack

Brendan the Navigator

Leif Erikson

Christopher Columbus[

Ferdinand Magellan

Amerigo Vespucci

Sinbad

Christopher Columbus

Ferdinand Magellan

Sir Francis Drake

John Paul Jones

Captain Bligh

Fletcher Christian

Captain Cook

Flying Dutchman

Popeye

Pippi Longstocking

Stewart Little

Captain Cook

Meriwether Lewis

William Clark

Aguirre

Doctor Livingstone

Indiana Jones

Blackbeard

Long John Silver

William Kidd

Jean Lafitte

Anne Bonney

Jack Sparrow

Captain Flint

Captain Morgan

Captain Blood

Count of Monte Cristo

Lord Cornwallis English Aristocrat General

Marquis de Lafayette French Aristocrat General

Marquis de Sade French Aristocrat Writer Prisoner Libertine

Lord Fauntleroy Aristocrat

Lord Byron English Aristocrat Poet Libertine

Lord Greystoke

Prince Charles

Lady Diana

Abu the Thief

Ali Baba

Fagin

Artful Dodger

Arsene Lupin

Raffles

Robin Hood

Bill Sykes

Macheath

(Highwaymen)

Dick Turpin

Claude Duval

William Plunkett

James Maclaine

Katherine Ferrers

Jesse James

Billy the Kid

Butch Cassidy

Sundance Kid

Black Bart

Belle Starr

Willie Sutton

Bonnie Parker

Clyde Barrow

Baby Face Nelson

John Dillinger

Machine Gun Kelly

Ma Barker

Bluebeard

Sawney Beane

Sweeney Todd

Jack the Ripper English Killer

Raskolnikov Russian Killer

Peter Kurten German Killer

Norman Bates American Killer

Charles Manson American Killer

John Wayne Gacy American Clown Killer

Ted Bundy American Killer

Hannibal Lecter American Pychiatrist Killer

Ed Gein American Killer

Boston Strangler American Killer

Son of Sam American Killer

Richard Speck American Killer

Zodiac American Killer

Jeffrey Dahmer American Killer Cannibal

Aeschylus Greek Writer

Sophocles Greek Writer

Euripides Greek Writer

William Shakespeare English Writer Actor

Christopher Marlowe English Writer Spy

Henry David Thoreau American Writer Environmentalist

Mark Twain American Writer

Edgar Allan Poe American Writer Poet

Joseph Conrad Polish Writer Sailor

Jack London American Writer

Jack Kerouac American Writer

Ellery Queen American Writer

Archimedes Greek Scientist

Galileo Italian Scientist

Copernicus Polish Scientist

Isaac Newton English Scientist

Charles Darwin English Scientist

Marie Curie Polish Scientist

Albert Einstein German Jewish Scientist

Carl Sagan American Scientist

Asclepius

Hippocrates Greek Doctor

Galen Roman Doctor

Doctor Pangloss

Stephen Maturin Irish Doctor Spy

Doctor Livingstone

John Watson

Henry Jekyll

Abraham Van Helsing

Yuri Zhivago

Doctor Mabuse

Josef Mengele

Albert Schweitzer

Marcus Welby

Steven Strange

Bones McCoy

Hawkeye Pierce

Ben Bradlee

J Jonah Jameson

Perry White

Lou Grant Reporters

Bob Woodward

Carl Bernstein

Walter Cronkite

IF Stone

Walter Winchell

Nellie Bly

Carl Kolchak

Lois Lane

Vicki Vale

Murphy Brown

Mary Richards

Clark Kent

Jimmy Olsen

Tintin

Paparazzo

JJ Hunsecker

Mary Richards

Ted Baxter

Charles Foster Kane

Brenda Starr

Bridget Jones

Oscar Madison Photographers

Peter Parker

Felix Unger

Sherlock Holmes

Nick Charles

Sam Spade

Philip Marlowe

Bruce Wayne

Joe Friday

Nancy Drew

Hercule Poirot

Adolf Hitler

Benito Mussolini

Josef Stalin

Mao Tsetung

Pol Pot

Idi Amin

Anastasio Somoza

Augusto Pinochet

Moammar Kadhafy

Saddam Hussein

John Dee

Christopher Marlowe

Nathan Hale

John Andre

Benedict Arnold

Mata Hari

Julius Rosenberg

Alger Hiss

Kim Philby

Klaus Fuchs

John Foster Dulles

James Bond

George Smiley

William Casey

Harry Callahan

Kojak

Serpico

Barney Miller

Barney Fife

O’Brien

Robocop

Judge Dredd

Bodhidharma

Caine

Master Po

Shang Chi

Bruce Lee

Jackie Chan

Chuck Norris

Charlie Chaplin

James Dean

Marilyn Monroe

Cary Grant

John Wayne

Humphrey Bogart

Lauren Bacall

Elizabeth Taylor

Ginger Grant

Chuck Norris

Arnold Schwarzenegger

Sylvester Stallone

Big Brother

Ming the Merciless

George Washington

John Adams

Thomas Jefferson

James Madison

James Monroe

Andrew Jackson

Abraham Lincoln

US Grant

William McKinley

Teddy Roosevelt

Woodrow Wilson

Calvin Coolidge

Warren G Harding

Herbert Hoover

Franklin Roosevelt

Harry Truman

Dwight Eisenhower

John F Kennedy

Lyndon Johnson

Richard Nixon

Gerald Ford

Jimmy Carter

Ronald Reagan

George Bush

Bill Clinton

George W Bush

Barack Obama

Ludwig von Beethoven

Johann Sebastian Bach

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

JP Morgan

Baron von Rothschild

Ebenezer Scrooge

John Jacob Astor

Commodore Vanderbilt

Alexander the Great

Julius Caesar

Sun Tzu

Napoleon Bonaparte

Duke of Wellington

George Washington

Marquis de Lafayette

Cornwallis

Aesop

Spartacus

Saint Patrick

Toussaint Louverture

Sally Hemings

Kunta Kinte

Nat Turner

Sojourner Truth

Harriet Tubman

Frederick Douglass

Booker T Washington

George Washington Carver

Uncle Remus

Uncle Tom

Eliza

Topsy

Jim

Mammy

High John the Conqueror

Dred Scott

Ulysses S Grant

Robert E Lee

Stonewall Jackson

William Tecumseh Sherman

General Tso

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