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HIS 112--World Civilizations II (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.

James I (1566-1625)

Cardinal Richelieu (1585-1642)

Oliver Cromwell (1599-1658)

Louis XIV (1638-1715)

Isaac Newton (1643-1727)

Peter the Great (Peter I) (1672-1725)

Maria Theresa (Emperess of Austria) (1717-1780)

James Cook (1728-1779)

Catherine the Great (Catherine II) (1729-1796)

Thomas Paine (1737-1809)

Edward Jenner (1749-1823)

Maximilien Robespierre (1758-194)

Napoleon Bonaparte (1769-1821)

Louis Braille (1809-1852)

Charles Darwin (1809-1882)

Queen Victoria (1819-1901)

Florence Nightingale (1820-1910)

Gregor Mendel (1822-1884)

Louis Pasteur (1822-1895)

Sigmund Freud (1856-1939)

Kaiser Wilhelm II of Germany (1859-1941)

Vladimir Lenin (1870-1924)

Joseph Stalin (1878-1953)

Adolf Hitler (1889-1945)

Marie Curie (1863-1934)

Gandhi (1869-1948)

Mao Zedong (1893-1976)

Emperor Hirohito (1901-1989)


The directions for this assignment are found on the second page of the document.