Not a bad list, but I would leave some of them off!
Some of the most popular debates and trivial conversations people have, include the topic of global influence and popularity. Don’t tell us you've never wondered or never participated in a debate about who are the most influential people in history. This is a topic that usually leads to further discussion and debate on who is the strongest, the smartest, the most beautiful, and a series of unresolved questions that nobody can answer with absolute certainty.
Pantheon, a project developed by the Macro Connections group at the MIT University Media Lab that collected and analyzed data on historical and cultural popularity, tried to give answers to these questions, or at least attempted to. A multiethnic team of decorated designers, engineers, and scientists working collaboratively to quantify, analyze and measure global culture delivered the most academic and enduring list of the most popular and influential human beings in history.
Since the top 100 is heavily dominated by philosophers, military personnel, politicians, scientists, and religious figures, we here at List25 decided to deliver a roster of the 25 most famous people in history by profession and attribute.
Check out the text version as well! - http://list25.com/25-most-influential...
Here's a preview of what awaits:
Jesus Christ, Religious Figure
Alexander the Great, Military Personnel
Leonardo da Vinci, Inventor
Julius Caesar, Politician
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Composer
Isaac Newton, Physicist
Christopher Columbus, Explorer
Galileo Galilei, Astronomer
Sigmund Freud, Psychologist
Charles Darwin, Biologist
Che Guevara, Social Activist
Elvis Presley, Singer
Marilyn Monroe, Actress
Louis Pasteur, Chemist
Walt Disney, Business
George Washington, US President
Bruce Lee, Martial Artist
Some pictures previously cited. Additional pictures via Twitter.
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