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Great Britons: 250 Lives

 

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1. Robert Adam
2. Richard Arkwright
3. William Armstrong
4. Thomas Arne
5. King Arthur
6. W.H.Auden
7. Jane Austen
8. Herbert Austin
9. Charles Babbage
10. Sir Francis Bacon
11. Francis Bacon
12. John Logie Baird
13. Charles Barry
14. John Baskerville
15. Aubrey Beardsley
16. Thomas a Becket
17. Venerable Bede
18. Alexander Graham Bell
19. Arnold Bennett
20. Jeremy Bentham
21. George Berkeley
22. Henry Bessemer
23. John Betjeman
24. Richard Doddridge Blackmore
25. William Blake
26. William Bligh
27. Queen Boadicea (Boudicca)
28. William Booth
29. Matthew Boulton
30. Robert Boyle
31. Benjamin Britten
32. Anne Bronte
33. Charlotte Bronte
34. Emily Bronte
35. Ford Maddox Brown
36. Lancelot "Capability" Brown
37. Robert Browning
38. Robert the Bruce
39. Isambard Kingdom Brunel
40. John Buchan
41. John Bunyan
42. Edmund Burke
43. Edward Burne Jones
44. Fanney Burney
45. Robert Burns
46. Edward Burra
47. Richard Burton
48. George Gordon, Lord Byron
49. George Cadbury
50. Donald Campbell
51. Sir Malcolm Campbell
52. Thomas Carlyle
53. Lewis Carroll (Charles Dodgson)
54. Edith Cavell
55. William Caxton
56. William Cecil (Lord Burghley)
57. Bonnie Prince Charlie
58. Geoffrey Chaucer
59. Thomas Chippendale
60. Fletcher Christian
61. Winston Churchill
62. Jim Clark
63. Robert Clive
64. William Cobbett
65. Samuel Taylor Coleridge
66. Wilkie Collins
67. John Constable
68. Captain James Cook
69. John Sell Cotman
70. George Crabbe
71. Oliver Cromwell
72. John Dalton
73. Abraham Darby
74. Grace Horsley Darling
75. Charles Darwin
76. Humphrey Davy
77. Daniel Defoe
78. Charles Dickens
79. Benjamin Disraeli
80. John Donne
81. Arthur Conan Doyle
82. Sir Francis Drake
83. John Dryden
84. Edward Elgar
85. George Eliot
86. T.S. Eliot
87. Michael Faraday
88. Henry Fielding
89. Edward Fitzgerald
90. Alexander Fleming
91. E.M. Forster
92. Charles James Fox
93. Elizabeth Fry
94. Thomas Gainsborough
95. John Galsworthy
96. David Garrick
97. Edward Gibbon
98. W.S. Gilbert
99. William Ewart Gladstone
100. Owen Glendower
101. William Godwin
102. Oliver Goldsmith
103. Charles George Gordon
104. W.G. Grace
105. Thomas Gray
106. Graham Greene
107. Edmond Halley
108. Thomas Hardy
109. John Harrison
110. Sir William Harvey
111. Nicholas Hawksmoor
112. William Hazlitt
113. Dame Barbara Hepworth
114. Graham Hill
115. Thomas Hobbes
116. William Hogarth
117. Gustav Holst
118. Robin Hood
119. Robert Hooke
120. David Hume
121. William Holman Hunt
122. Aldous Huxley
123. Thomas Henry Huxley
124. Edward Jenner
125. Jerome K. Jerome
126. Augustus John
127. Samuel Johnson
128. Inigo Jones
129. Ben Jonson
130. Edmund Kean
131. John Keats
132. William Kelvin
133. Rudyard Kipling
134. Charles Lamb
135. Walter Savage Landor
136. Edwin Henry Landseer
137. Hugh Latimer
138. D.H. Lawrence
139. T.E. Lawrence (of Arabia)
140. Edward Lear
141. John Lennon
142. Joseph Lister
143. David Livingstone
144. David Lloyd George
145. John Locke
146. Oliver Lodge
147. L.S. Lowry
148. Charles Lyell
149. John Loudon McAdam
150. Charles Rennie Mackintosh
151. Thomas Malory
152. Thomas Malthus
153. Duke of Marlborough
154. Christopher Marlowe
155. Frederick Marryat
156. John Masefield
157. Stanley Matthews
158. William Somerset Maugham
159. James Clerk Maxwell
160. John Stuart Mill
161. John Everett Millais
162. A.A. Milne
163. John Milton
164. Bobby Moore
165. Henry Moore
166. Thomas More
167. William Morris
168. Paul Nash
169. Horatio Nelson
170. Cardinal John Henry Newman
171. Isaac Newton
172. Ben Nicholson
173. Florence Nightingale
174. Ivor Novello
175. Lord Nuffield (William R. Morris)
176. Sir Laurence Olivier
177. George Orwell
178. Wilfred Owen
179. Tom Paine
180. Dame Christabel Pankhurst
181. Emmeline Pankhurst
182. Robert Peel
183. Samuel Pepys
184. William Pitt (The Elder)
185. William Pitt (The Younger)
186. Beatrix Potter
187. Joseph Priestley
188. Henry Purcell
189. Thomas De Quincey
190. Walter Raleigh
191. Humphry Repton
192. Joshua Reynolds
193. Nicholas Ridley
194. Rob Roy MacGregor
195. Dante Gabriel Rossetti
196. John Ruskin
197. Bertrand Russell
198. Siegfried Sassoon
199. Robert F. Scott (of Antarctic)
200. Walter Scott
201. Ernest Shackleton
202. William Shakespeare
203. George Bernard Shaw
204. Mary Shelley
205. Percy Byssche Shelley
206. Richard Brinsley Sheridan
207. Sarah Siddons
208. Adam Smith
209. Robert Southey
210. Stanley Spencer
211. Edmund Spenser
212. Josiah Spode
213. George Stephenson
214. Laurence Sterne
215. Robert Louis Stevenson
216. George Stubbs
217. Arthur Sullivan
218. Graham Sutherland
219. Jonathan Swift
220. Algernon Swinburne
221. Thomas Telford
222. Alfred Tennyson (Lord)
223. William Makepeace Thackeray
224. Dylan Thomas
225. J.R.R.Tolkien
226. Richard Trevithick
227. Anthony Trollope
228. Jethro Tull
229. J.M.W. Turner
230. Wat Tyler
231. John Vanbrugh
232. Ralph Vaughan Williams
233. William Wallace
234. Barnes Wallis
235. James Watt
236. Evelyn Arthur Waugh
237. Josiah Wedgwood
238. Duke of Wellington
239. H.G. Wells
240. John Wesley
241. Gilbert White
242. Frank Whittle
243. William Wilberforce
244. Oscar Wilde
245. James Wolfe
246. Mary Wollstonecraft
247. Cardinal Wolsey
248. Virginia Woolf
249. William Wordsworth
250. Christopher Wren

 

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