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HIS 111--World Civilizations I (Travis Huss)

A suggested list of important people

This is a list of individuals who fit into the time parameters for this assignment.  It is by no means all inclusive.  These are just some ideas to get you started.

Darius the Great (Darius I) (550-448 BC)

Socrates (469-399 BC)

Aristotle (384-322 BC)

Alexander the Great (356-323 BC)

Julius Caesar (100-44 BC)

Cleopatra (Cleopatra VII) (69-30 BC)

Augustus Caesar (63 BC-14 AD)

Emperor Nero (37AD-68AD)

Attila the Hun (@434-453)

William the Conqueror (William I) (1028-1087)

Eleanor of Acquitaine (@1122-1204)

Henry II (1133-1189)

Genghis Khan (@1162-1227)

Edward I (1239-1307)

William Wallace (unknown -1305)

Marco Polo (1254-1324)

Joan of Arc (1412-1431)

Christopher Columbus (1451-1506)

Isabella I, queen of Spain (1451-1504)

Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519)

Michelangelo (1475-1564)

Ferdinand Magellan (1480-1521)

Martin Luther (1483-1546)

Henry VIII (1491-1547)

Ivan the Terrible (Ivan IV) (1530-1584)

Elizabeth I (1533-1603)

William Shakespeare (@1564-1616)

Galileo Galilei (1564-1642)