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The Ranking: 1 - 50
Martin  Luther1st
Martin LutherPoints: 1236 Last Day: +173

Monk, Trendsetter

Theses: 95

Good: God

F Scott Fitzgerald2nd
F Scott FitzgeraldPoints: 1173 Last Day: +77

Novelist

Noted alcholic

Seminal work: The Great Gatsby

  Ovid3rd
OvidPoints: 1173 Last Day: +33

Roman Poet

Full name: Publius Ovidius Naso

Dactylic hexameric work: Metamorphoses

Muhammad Ali4th
Muhammad AliPoints: 1163 Last Day: +9

The Greatest of All-Time

KOs: 37

Birth name: Cassius Clay

Hernando de Soto5th
Hernando de SotoPoints: 1161 Last Day: +95

Spanish Conquistador

First European to the Mississippi River

Like they wouldn't have found that anyway...

Batman6th
BatmanPoints: 1155 Last Day: +99

Superhero

Secret identity: Bruce Wayne

Whip: Batmobile

Christopher Columbus7th
Christopher ColumbusPoints: 1154 Last Day: +98

Supposed New World Discoverer

Ushered in an era of oppression

Thought he was in: India

  Herodotus8th
HerodotusPoints: 1154 Last Day: +136

The Father of History

Alternate moniker: The Father of Lies

Exclusively known for 'The Histories'

The Owl9th
The OwlPoints: 1151 Last Day: +101

Elegant Fowl

Last Seen: Land of the Bong-Tree

Favorite Utensil: Runcible Spoon

Vincent  van Gogh10th
Vincent van GoghPoints: 1151 Last Day: +106

Dutch Post-Impressionist Artist

Only painted for 11 years

Most famous work: Starry Night

Mark  Twain11th
Mark TwainPoints: 1147 Last Day: +130

American Author

Real name: Samuel Clemens

Hobby: Writing banned books

Ben Franklin12th
Ben FranklinPoints: 1145 Last Day: +122

Raconteur, Statesman, Horndog

Diplomat to: France

Kite discovery: Electricity

Ernest Hemingway13th
Ernest HemingwayPoints: 1145 Last Day: +15

American Literary Icon

Nickname: Papa

Accusations: Misogyny, Anti-Semitism

G.I.  Joe14th
G.I. JoePoints: 1142 Last Day: +48

A Real American Hero

Headquarters: The Pit

Nemesis: COBRA

Albert Einstein15th
Albert EinsteinPoints: 1141 Last Day: +29

Physicist

Indispensible theory: Relativity

Regret: Atom bomb advocacy

Yuri  Gagarin16th
Yuri GagarinPoints: 1139 Last Day: -31

#1 Cosmonaut

First man in space

Truly went where no man had gone before

Ponce de Leon17th
Ponce de LeonPoints: 1138 Last Day: +88

Fountain Pursuer

Area explored: Florida

Truly sought: Gold

Osiris18th
OsirisPoints: 1130 Last Day: -5

Lord of the Dead and Rebirth

Wrap: Mummy

Accessories: Crook and Flail

Nikola  Tesla19th
Nikola TeslaPoints: 1128 Last Day: -47

Serbian Inventor

Patron Saint of Modern Electricity

"The man who invented the twentieth century"

Jesus Christ20th
Jesus ChristPoints: 1126 Last Day: +51

Our Lord and Savior

Miracles: 12,875 and counting

Omnipresent

Ulysses S. Grant21st
Ulysses S. GrantPoints: 1126 Last Day: +59

18th U.S. President

General-in-Chief Union Army

Esteemed and Conquered Foe: Robert E. Lee

Meriweather Lewis22nd
Meriweather LewisPoints: 1126 Last Day: +108

Corps of Discovery Leader

Sidekick: William Clark

Cause of Death: Multiple Gunshots

Archie Goodwin23rd
Archie GoodwinPoints: 1123 Last Day: +45

Detective, Nero Wolfe's Right Hand Man

Job: Note Taker, Heart Breaker

Oddity: Prefers Milk to Bourbon

William Henry Harrison24th
William Henry HarrisonPoints: 1123 Last Day: +67

9th U.S. President

Shortest Presidential Term in US History: 31 Days!

Mancrush-Worthy Nickname: Tippecanoe

Abraham Lincoln25th
Abraham LincolnPoints: 1123 Last Day: +55

16th U.S. President

Personal Demons: Many

Fateful show: Our American Cousin

Harry Truman26th
Harry TrumanPoints: 1123 Last Day: +157

33rd U.S. President

"The buck stops here"

Nuclear attacks authorized: 2

John F Kennedy27th
John F KennedyPoints: 1121 Last Day: +15

35th U.S. President

Statesman and Playboy

Fiasco: Bay of Pigs

Mr. Toad28th
Mr. ToadPoints: 1121 Last Day: -3

Anthropomorphic Common Toad

Eponymous Adventure: Mr. Toad's Wild Ride

Residence: Toad Hall

Spider-Man29th
Spider-ManPoints: 1119 Last Day: +40

Arachnidian Superhero

Spider-sense: Acute

Real name: Peter Parker

David  Livingstone30th
David LivingstonePoints: 1113 Last Day: +42

Scottish Missionary and Explorer

First European to Victoria Falls

Dr. Livingstone, I presume?

  Odysseus31st
OdysseusPoints: 1113 Last Day: -33

Greek Champion

Adventure: Epic

Vice: Lotus

Marlon Brando32nd
Marlon BrandoPoints: 1110 Last Day: +17

20th century's Finest Actor

Popularized: Stanislavski System

Seminal work: The Godfather

Lucky  Jim33rd
Lucky JimPoints: 1110 Last Day: +52

Everyman Hero

Skill: Funny Faces

Battles: Merrie England, Drink

Richard M. Nixon34th
Richard M. NixonPoints: 1105 Last Day: +37

37th U.S. President

Only President to resign from office

Brought down by the Watergate scandal

Marco Polo35th
Marco PoloPoints: 1105 Last Day: +88

Venetian Explorer

Inventor of modern swimming pool game

Embellished tales: Nearly all

Frank Lloyd Wright36th
Frank Lloyd WrightPoints: 1105 Last Day: +50

Famed American Architecht

Notable work: Fallingwater

College: University of Wisconsin

Mr.  Ed37th
Mr. EdPoints: 1104 Last Day: +88

A Horse is a Horse

Of course, of course

He's a friggin talking horse!

John James Audubon38th
John James AudubonPoints: 1103 Last Day: +15

American Naturalist, Painter

Catalogued and painted the birds of North America

Rejected in America, made his big break in England

Dwight D Eisenhower39th
Dwight D EisenhowerPoints: 1102 Last Day: -17

34th U.S. President

Ike!

Supreme Allied Commander

Niccolo  Machiavelli40th
Niccolo MachiavelliPoints: 1102 Last Day: -58

Philosopher and Poet

Author of "The Prince"

The end justifies the means?

  Aesop41st
AesopPoints: 1100 Last Day: +61

Fabled Fabler

Animal Allegory Animal

Lost Fable: Acidophylous and the Timid Tapeworm

Thomas Jefferson42nd
Thomas JeffersonPoints: 1100 Last Day: -4

3rd U.S President

Dreams: Agrarian State

Best purchase: Louisiana

Uncle  Sam43rd
Uncle SamPoints: 1100 Last Day: +54

Personification of the U.S.A

Wants YOU to join the U.S. Army

Is actually Canadian

Colossus of Rhodes44th
Colossus of RhodesPoints: 1097 Last Day: -39

Statuesque Wonder of the Ancient World

280 BC - 226 BC

Height: 70 Cubits

John  Adams45th
John AdamsPoints: 1096 Last Day: -76

2nd U.S. President

Self-loathing Federalist

The Colossus of Independence

Galileo46th
GalileoPoints: 1096 Last Day: +34

Italian Astronomer

Best known as: Father of Science

Discredited: Geocentricity

James  Monroe47th
James MonroePoints: 1095 Last Day: +30

5th U.S. President

Oversaw the Era of Good Feelings

Passed the Missouri Compromise

Michel de Montaigne48th
Michel de MontaignePoints: 1095 Last Day: -77

16th Century Essayist

Motto: What do I know?

What he Knows: Philosophy, Statecraft

Alan  Alda49th
Alan AldaPoints: 1092 Last Day: -31

American Actor

Best known for playing Hawkeye Pierce on M*A*S*H

Author of Never Have Your Dog Stuffed

Enrico Fermi50th
Enrico FermiPoints: 1092 Last Day: +104

Italian Physicist

Father of the Atom Bomb

Nobel Prizes: 1