Famous People Facts for Kids

Famous People Facts for Kids

Welcome to our famous people facts library. This is a huge collection of facts on many different famous people. This is a nice resource for students and teachers. It's also good for adults who want to learn about famous people. We hope you find these facts fun, pleasant and useful at learning about famous people. Scroll down and pick a section to explore that specific famous person.

Our famous people facts library has a lot of sections. Each section is about a different famous person. We have a section about George Washington, Leonardo da Vinci, Christopher Columbus and many other famous people. Can't find the famous person facts that you need? Check back next week, we're always adding new sections. You can contact us with a request, and we'll add it to a future update.

Below are the Famous people fact sections, in order from A to Z.

Alexander Graham Bell Facts for Kids

Alexander Graham Bell Facts

In this section you'll learn about Alexander Graham Bell. Bell is a famous for his inventions, like the telephone in the 19th century.

Alexander Graham Bell Facts

Amelia Earhart Facts for Kids

Amelia Earhart Facts

In this section you'll learn about Amelia Earhart. Earhart was a famous aviation pioneer and author from the United States of America.

Amelia Earhart Facts

Babe Ruth Facts for Kids

Babe Ruth Facts

In this section you'll learn about Babe Ruth. Ruth is a famous for being one of the greatest professional baseball players of all time.

Babe Ruth Facts

Benjamin Franklin Facts for Kids

Benjamin Franklin Facts

In this section you'll learn about Benjamin Franklin. Franklin is a famous figure in United States history and one of its founding fathers.

Benjamin Franklin Facts

Bill Gates Facts for Kids

Bill Gates Facts

In this section you'll learn about Bill Gates. Gates is a famous for co-founding Microsoft and the creation of the Windows Operating System.

Bill Gates Facts

Christopher Columbus Facts for Kids

Christopher Columbus Facts

In this section you'll learn about Christopher Columbus. Columbus was a famous maritime explorer and navigator who crossed the Atlantic Ocean.

Christopher Columbus Facts

Cleopatra Facts for Kids

Cleopatra Facts

In this section you'll learn about Cleopatra. Cleopatra is a famous ancient Egyptian ruler and played a role in the fall of the Roman Republic.

Cleopatra Facts

Edgar Allan Poe Facts for Kids

Edgar Allan Poe Facts

In this section you'll learn about Edgar Allan Poe. Edgar Allan Poe was a famous American editor and writer of poetry, poems and short stories.

Edgar Allan Poe Facts

Elvis Presley Facts for Kids

Elvis Presley Facts

In this section you'll learn about Elvis Presley. Presley was a famous American singer, actor and musician who set several music records in the 20th century.

Elvis Presley Facts

George Washington Facts for Kids

George Washington Facts

In this section you'll learn about George Washington. Washington is a famous figure in United States history and one of its founding fathers.

George Washington Facts

Henry Ford Facts for Kids

Henry Ford Facts

In this section you'll learn about Henry Ford. Ford is a famous for his vehicle inventions and for forming the Ford Motor Company.

Henry Ford Facts

James Madison Facts for Kids

James Madison Facts

In this section you'll learn about James Madison. Madison is a famous figure in United States history and one of its founding fathers.

James Madison Facts

John Adams Facts for Kids

John Adams Facts

In this section you'll learn about John Adams. Adams is a famous for being a Founding Father and 2nd President of the United States.

John Adams Facts

Julius Caesar Facts for Kids

Julius Caesar Facts

In this section you'll learn about Julius Caesar. Caesar is a famous ancient Roman figure who was pivotal in the rise of ancient Roman Empire.

Julius Caesar Facts

Leonardo da Vinci Facts for Kids

Leonardo da Vinci Facts

In this section you'll learn about Leonardo da Vinci. da Vinci is a famous polymath who created some of the most popular works of art in the world.

Leonardo da Vinci Facts

Marco Polo Facts for Kids

Marco Polo Facts

In this section you'll learn about Marco Polo. Polo is a famous for travels throughout China and Asia as depicted in the Travels of Marco Polo.

Marco Polo Facts

Marie Curie Facts for Kids

Marie Curie Facts

In this section you'll learn about Marie Curie. Marie is a famous contributor to chemistry and physics with her studies of radioactivity.

Marie Curie Facts

Marilyn Monroe Facts for Kids

Marilyn Monroe Facts

In this section you'll learn about Marilyn Monroe. Monroe is a famous hollywood movie actress from the 1950s and the early 1960s.

Marilyn Monroe Facts

Martin Luther King Jr. Facts for Kids

Martin Luther King Jr. Facts

In this section you'll learn about Martin Luther King Jr. King is a famous figure in the civil rights movement in the United States of America..

Martin Luther King Jr. Facts

Michael Jordan Facts for Kids

Michael Jordan Facts

In this section you'll learn about Michael Jordan. Jordan is a famous for being one of the greatest professional basketball players of all time.

Michael Jordan Facts

Mother Teresa Facts for Kids

Mother Teresa Facts

In this section you'll learn about Mother Teresa. Teresa is a famous member of the Roman Catholic Church and a Nobel Peace Prize recipient.

Mother Teresa Facts

Muhammad Ali Facts for Kids

Muhammad Ali Facts

In this section you'll learn about Muhammad Ali. Ali was a famous professional boxer and activist from the United States.

Muhammad Ali Facts

Nelson Mandela Facts for Kids

Nelson Mandela Facts

In this section you'll learn about Nelson Mandela. Mandela is a famous figure in South African history for his work on dismantling Apartheid.

Nelson Mandela Facts

Nikola Tesla Facts for Kids

Nikola Tesla Facts

In this section you'll learn about Nikola Tesla. Tesla is a famous Serbian-American inventor and renowned for his work on electricity transmission.

Nikola Tesla Facts

Pablo Picasso Facts for Kids

Pablo Picasso Facts

In this section you'll learn about Pablo Picasso. Picasso was a famous and influential painter, artist and sculpture from the 20th century.

Pablo Picasso Facts

Paul Revere Facts for Kids

Paul Revere Facts

In this section you'll learn about Paul Revere. Revere was a popular silversmith and a famous patriot from the American Revolutionary War.

Paul Revere Facts

Robert E. Lee Facts for Kids

Robert E. Lee Facts

In this section you'll learn about Robert E. Lee. Lee is a famous general who fought for the Confederate States during the American Civil War.

Robert E. Lee Facts

Rosa Parks Facts for Kids

Rosa Parks Facts

In this section you'll learn about Rosa Parks. Parks was a famous American civil rights activist from the United States of America.

Rosa Parks Facts

Steve Jobs Facts for Kids

Steve Jobs Facts

In this section you'll learn about Steve Jobs. Jobs is a famous for co-founding Apple Inc., which created the iPod, iPhone and iPad.

Steve Jobs Facts

Thomas Edison Facts for Kids

Thomas Edison Facts

In this section you'll learn about Thomas Edison. Edison is an inventor who created many inventions, like the light bulb.

Thomas Edison Facts

Thomas Jefferson Facts for Kids

Thomas Jefferson Facts

In this section you'll learn about Thomas Jefferson. Jefferson is a famous figure in United States history and one of its founding fathers.

Thomas Jefferson Facts

Ulysses S. Grant Facts for Kids

Ulysses S. Grant Facts

In this section you'll learn about Ulysses S. Grant. Grant is a past President of the United States and a famous General from the American Civil War.

Ulysses S. Grant Facts

Vincent van Gogh Facts for Kids

Vincent van Gogh Facts

In this section you'll learn about Vincent van Gogh. van Gogh is a famous figure in the art world and known for his influence on Western art.

Vincent van Gogh Facts

Walt Disney Facts for Kids

Walt Disney Facts

In this section you'll learn about Walt Disney. Disney was a famous American entrepreneur and animator who created Mickey Mouse.

Walt Disney Facts

William Shakespeare Facts for Kids

William Shakespeare Facts

In this section you'll learn about William Shakespeare. Shakespeare is one of the most famous and celebrated playwrights in world history.

William Shakespeare Facts

Wright Brothers Facts for Kids

Wright Brothers Facts

In this section you'll learn about Wright Brothers. Orville and Wilbur Wright are famous for creating the first self-powered aircraft.

Wright Brothers Facts