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Archie Goodwin1st
Archie GoodwinPoints: 1250 Last Day: +165

Detective, Nero Wolfe's Right Hand Man

Job: Note Taker, Heart Breaker

Oddity: Prefers Milk to Bourbon

Nelson Mandela2nd
Nelson MandelaPoints: 1194 Last Day: +164

First elected leader of South Africa

Pre-Presidency prison term: 27 years

Also known as: Madiba

Edward Jenner3rd
Edward JennerPoints: 1186 Last Day: +73

Pioneer of Immunization

Lives Saved: Innumerable

Principle Foe: Small Pox

Michel de Montaigne4th
Michel de MontaignePoints: 1164 Last Day: +45

16th Century Essayist

Motto: What do I know?

What he Knows: Philosophy, Statecraft

  Francis of Assisi5th
Francis of AssisiPoints: 1162 Last Day: +17

Rebuilt the Church...without going to Home Depot

Stigmata. 'Nuf said.

Keeping it simple since 1209

Frank Lloyd Wright6th
Frank Lloyd WrightPoints: 1157 Last Day: +39

Famed American Architecht

Notable work: Fallingwater

College: University of Wisconsin

Christopher Columbus7th
Christopher ColumbusPoints: 1150 Last Day: +103

Supposed New World Discoverer

Ushered in an era of oppression

Thought he was in: India

F Scott Fitzgerald8th
F Scott FitzgeraldPoints: 1150 Last Day: +106


Noted alcholic

Seminal work: The Great Gatsby

Ulysses S. Grant9th
Ulysses S. GrantPoints: 1137 Last Day: +45

18th U.S. President

General-in-Chief Union Army

Esteemed and Conquered Foe: Robert E. Lee

Isaac Newton10th
Isaac NewtonPoints: 1132 Last Day: +75

Brilliant Brit

Laws of motion: 3

Locks: Flowing

The Owl11th
The OwlPoints: 1128 Last Day: +90

Elegant Fowl

Last Seen: Land of the Bong-Tree

Favorite Utensil: Runcible Spoon

CaravaggioPoints: 1123 Last Day: +89

Italian Artist circa 1600

Style: Baroque

Masterpiece: The Cardsharps

Particle Man13th
Particle ManPoints: 1123 Last Day: +101

Doing the Things a Particle Can

What's He Like: Not Important

Forms: Dot & Speck

OsirisPoints: 1123 Last Day: -88

Lord of the Dead and Rebirth

Wrap: Mummy

Accessories: Crook and Flail

Thomas  Aquinas15th
Thomas AquinasPoints: 1120 Last Day: +54

The Good Doctor

Life Work: Summa Theologica... all in Latin!

Name back at the monastery: The Dumb Ox

David  Livingstone16th
David LivingstonePoints: 1119 Last Day: -65

Scottish Missionary and Explorer

First European to Victoria Falls

Dr. Livingstone, I presume?

Gerald  Ford17th
Gerald FordPoints: 1116 Last Day: +92

38th U.S. President

Reputation for integrity and openness

Cleaned up after Nixon

GodzillaPoints: 1116 Last Day: +158

King of the Monsters

Preferred havoc locale: Tokyo

Japanese translation: Gorilla-Whale

Ferdinand Magellan19th
Ferdinand MagellanPoints: 1112 Last Day: +10


Voyages: 5

Felled by: Filipino Natives

Leonardo da Vinci20th
Leonardo da VinciPoints: 1111 Last Day: +104

Renaissance Man

Notable work: Mona Lisa

Cleverly crafted: Shroud of Turin

Ben Franklin21st
Ben FranklinPoints: 1110 Last Day: +32

Raconteur, Statesman, Horndog

Diplomat to: France

Kite discovery: Electricity

Charles Lindbergh, Jr22nd
Charles Lindbergh, JrPoints: 1109 Last Day: +34

Transatlantic Aviator

Nickname: Lucky Lindy

Dark Secret: Nazi sympathies

Martin  Luther23rd
Martin LutherPoints: 1108 Last Day: +68

Monk, Trendsetter

Theses: 95

Good: God

OvidPoints: 1108 Last Day: +21

Roman Poet

Full name: Publius Ovidius Naso

Dactylic hexameric work: Metamorphoses

Don Quixote25th
Don QuixotePoints: 1108 Last Day: +68

Man of La Mancha

Sidekick: Sancho Panza

Nemesis: Windmills

The Id26th
The IdPoints: 1108 Last Day: +16

Instinctual Psychic Apparatus

Gratification: Immediate

Manning the Helm: Most of the Time

Vasco da Gama27th
Vasco da GamaPoints: 1107 Last Day: +52

Portuguese Navigator

Route chartered: Europe to India

Craft: Sao Gabriel

Colossus of Rhodes28th
Colossus of RhodesPoints: 1106 Last Day: -11

Statuesque Wonder of the Ancient World

280 BC - 226 BC

Height: 70 Cubits

George Washington29th
George WashingtonPoints: 1106 Last Day: -25

1st President of the United States

War inadvertantly started: French & Indian

War inadvertantly won: American Revolution

John  Adams30th
John AdamsPoints: 1105 Last Day: +0

2nd U.S. President

Self-loathing Federalist

The Colossus of Independence

GalileoPoints: 1105 Last Day: -44

Italian Astronomer

Best known as: Father of Science

Discredited: Geocentricity

Saint  Patrick32nd
Saint PatrickPoints: 1105 Last Day: +24

Christian Missionary

Patron Saint of Ireland and Nigeria

Drafter of Ireland's Zero Tolerance Snake Law

Marlon Brando33rd
Marlon BrandoPoints: 1103 Last Day: +168

20th century's Finest Actor

Popularized: Stanislavski System

Seminal work: The Godfather

Santa Claus34th
Santa ClausPoints: 1102 Last Day: +31

Ol' St. Nick

List check frequency: 2x

Dark secrets: Child labor, voyeurism

BabarPoints: 1100 Last Day: +77

King of the Elephants

Home: Celesteville

Suit: Kelly Green

The Fool36th
The FoolPoints: 1100 Last Day: +26

Occultist Everyman

Arcana: Major

Known For: Folly, Extravagance, Intoxication

James  Monroe37th
James MonroePoints: 1099 Last Day: +74

5th U.S. President

Oversaw the Era of Good Feelings

Passed the Missouri Compromise

HerodotusPoints: 1098 Last Day: +14

The Father of History

Alternate moniker: The Father of Lies

Exclusively known for 'The Histories'

Ickle Me39th
Ickle MePoints: 1098 Last Day: -5

The Captain

Conveyance: Flying Shoe

In-flight Meal: Mulligan Stew

H.L.  Mencken40th
H.L. MenckenPoints: 1098 Last Day: -30

Journalist, Author, Cynic

"The Sage of Baltimore"

Worthy man of ideas and inspirations

GodPoints: 1097 Last Day: -9

The Man Upstairs

Chairman of the Pearly Gates Condo Board

Smite 'em if you got 'em

Johnny Depp42nd
Johnny DeppPoints: 1095 Last Day: +75

Mysterious, brooding actor of 21 Jump Street fame

Acadamy Award nominee for portayal of Jack Sparrow

Stirs up carnal feelings in women and men alike

John James Audubon43rd
John James AudubonPoints: 1094 Last Day: +15

American Naturalist, Painter

Catalogued and painted the birds of North America

Rejected in America, made his big break in England

Abraham Lincoln44th
Abraham LincolnPoints: 1094 Last Day: +13

16th U.S. President

Personal Demons: Many

Fateful show: Our American Cousin

Sir Ernest Shackleton45th
Sir Ernest ShackletonPoints: 1092 Last Day: -39

Antarctic Expeditioner

Vessel: Endurance

Poles encountered: 1

CincinnatusPoints: 1088 Last Day: +56

Ancient Roman Consul and Dictator

Model of virtue and simplicity

Fasces in one hand, plow in the other

Grocer Cat47th
Grocer CatPoints: 1088 Last Day: +47

Feline Shopkeeper

Home: Busytown

Progeny: Huckle Cat

Thomas Jefferson48th
Thomas JeffersonPoints: 1087 Last Day: +8

3rd U.S President

Dreams: Agrarian State

Best purchase: Louisiana

G.I.  Joe49th
G.I. JoePoints: 1087 Last Day: -82

A Real American Hero

Headquarters: The Pit

Nemesis: COBRA

Louis Pasteur50th
Louis PasteurPoints: 1087 Last Day: -6


First vaccine: Rabies

Favorite drink: Milk