This category has biographies and autobiographies suitable for children to read and use for enjoyment or for schoolwork. Biographies may be brief and sites sites may have several, perhaps connected by occupation, but the information contained should have the basic details, e.g. birth and death dates, some details of the life lived, major accomplishments, and so forth.
Introduces the men and women who shaped the 20th century. Includes profiles, biographies, and interviews.
Contains information on more than 28,000 notable people from ancient times to the present day. Searchable by names, keywords, and dates.
Gives brief backgrounds of famous scientists, mathematicians, artists, Roman ruler, inventor and theologians, includes portrait photos and bibliographies.
Famous leaders page offers short biographies political leaders, scientists, inventors, athletes, and others who made a great impact on their world. Stories are written for elementary school students, and each page includes links and a dictionary of terms.
A large collection of biographies on notable men and women.
Short biographies of famous people, ranging from actors and actresses to political leaders and historical figures.
Illustrated biographies of notable individuals.
Short biographies of about a dozen famous people.
Selection of noteworthy persons, their accomplishments and failures.
Describes the man known as a desperado, bank robber, and someone that no jail could hold.
Tells the stories of ordinary people who have accomplished extraordinary things.
Contains biographies of dozens of men and women whose lives have shaped the course of history.
Profiles the 100 most influential people of the 20th century as selected by TIME Magazine in five fields -- leaders and revolutionaries, artists and entertainers, builders and titans, scientists and thinkers, and heroes and icons.
Explores the life of man hanged as a serial killer. Evidence about the crimes and the trial are presented so you can form your own opinion of guilt or innocence.
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