Historians

George Stanley

George Stanley

July 6, 1907 - September 13, 2002

Canadian historian

Anne Applebaum

Anne Applebaum

1964 -

Historians

Nirad C. Chaudhuri

Nirad C. Chaudhuri

23 November 1897 - 1 August 1999

Historians

Simon Schama

Simon Schama

13 February 1945 -

British historian

C. Wright Mills

C. Wright Mills

August 28, 1916 - March 20, 1962

American sociologist

Peter C. Newman

Peter C. Newman

May 10, 1929 -

Historians

William Colby

William Colby

January 4, 1920 - April 27, 1996

Historians

Iris Chang

Iris Chang

March 28, 1968 - November 9, 2004

Historians

Ibn Kathir

Ibn Kathir

1301 - 1373

Historians

Bernard Bailyn

Bernard Bailyn

September 9, 1922 -

American historian

Mark Bowden

Mark Bowden

July 17, 1951 -

Historians

Helmuth von Moltke the Elder

Helmuth von Moltke the Elder

October 26, 1800 - April 24, 1891

German soldier

Francis Parkman

Francis Parkman

September 16, 1823 - November 8, 1893

American historian, horticulturist, non-fiction writer

Patrick Mercer

Patrick Mercer

26 June 1956 -

British historian, politician and British Army officer

Richard Holmes (military historian)

Richard Holmes (military historian)

29 March 1946 - 30 April 2011

Military historian

G. D. H. Cole

G. D. H. Cole

25 September 1889 - 14 January 1959

Historian, economist, writer

Abul-Fazl Bayhaqi

Abul-Fazl Bayhaqi

995 - 1077

Historians

Daniel Goldhagen

Daniel Goldhagen

June 30, 1959 -

Jewish American historian

Meyer Schapiro

Meyer Schapiro

1904 - 1996

American historian

Ban Gu

Ban Gu

32 - 92

Historian and poet

Thomas Stanley (author)

Thomas Stanley (author)

1625 - 1678

English historian and writer

William Howitt

William Howitt

18 December 1792 - 3 March 1879

Historians

Nathan Söderblom

Nathan Söderblom

15 January 1866 - 12 July 1931

Swedish clergyman

Robert Heilbroner

Robert Heilbroner

March 24, 1919 - January 4, 2005

Historians

Robert Leckie (author)

Robert Leckie (author)

December 18, 1920 - December 24, 2001

United States Marine

Paul Simon (politician)

Paul Simon (politician)

November 29, 1928 - December 9, 2003

Former United States Senator from Illinois

Wallace Stegner

Wallace Stegner

February 18, 1909 - April 13, 1993

Historian, novelist

Jack Granatstein

Jack Granatstein

May 21, 1939 -

Historians

William Manchester

William Manchester

April 1, 1922 - June 1, 2004

United States Marine

Emmanuel Le Roy Ladurie

Emmanuel Le Roy Ladurie

1929 -

Historians

Eric Alterman

Eric Alterman

January 14, 1960 -

Teacher, historian, journalist, author and media critic

Hanna Holborn Gray

Hanna Holborn Gray

October 25, 1930 -

Historians

Matthew Ridgway

Matthew Ridgway

March 3, 1895 - July 26, 1993

Recipient of the Purple Heart medal

John Keegan

John Keegan

15 May 1934 - 2 August 2012

British military historian, journalist, and published author

Ibn Ishaq

Ibn Ishaq

704 - 767

Arab historian

Muhammad ibn Jarir al-Tabari

Muhammad ibn Jarir al-Tabari

838 - 923

Historians

Al-Maqrizi

Al-Maqrizi

1364 - 1442

Historian

John Lewis Gaddis

John Lewis Gaddis

1941 -

Historians

Damião de Góis

Damião de Góis

February 2, 1502 - January 30, 1574

Historians

Polydore Vergil

Polydore Vergil

- 18 April 1555

English historian

Faxian

Faxian

337 BCE - ca. 422 CE

Bhikkhu, historian, travelogue author, and Buddhist pilgrim of the Silk Road

Charles A. Beard

Charles A. Beard

November 27, 1874 - September 1, 1948

Historians

Marin Barleti

Marin Barleti

-

Historians

Ronald Radosh

Ronald Radosh

1937 -

American historian

Mountstuart Elphinstone

Mountstuart Elphinstone

October 6, 1779 - November 20, 1859

Governor of Bombay, Scottish historian

Jacob Burckhardt

Jacob Burckhardt

May 25, 1818 - August 8, 1897

Historians

Henry Thomas Buckle

Henry Thomas Buckle

24 November 1821 - 29 May 1862

British historian

Albert Knight

Albert Knight

8 October 1872 - 25 April 1946

English cricketer

Jules Michelet

Jules Michelet

21 August 1798 - 9 February 1874

Historians

John Foxe

John Foxe

1517 - 18 April 1587

Historians

Ryszard Kapuściński

Ryszard Kapuściński

March 4, 1932 - January 23, 2007

Polish historian

Larry McMurtry

Larry McMurtry

June 3, 1936 -

American military historian

Warren Lewis

Warren Lewis

16 June 1895 - 9 April 1973

Historians

Fernand Braudel

Fernand Braudel

24 August 1902 - 27 November 1985

French historian

Jean Jules Jusserand

Jean Jules Jusserand

18 February 1855 - 18 July 1932

French historian

Will Durant

Will Durant

November 5, 1885 - November 7, 1981

Historians

Theophanes the Confessor

Theophanes the Confessor

-

Byzantine historian and saint

Jacques Barzun

Jacques Barzun

30 November 1907 - 25 October 2012

Historian

John Jamieson

John Jamieson

3 May 1759 - 12 July 1838

Scottish lexicographer

Paul Vinogradoff

Paul Vinogradoff

30 November 1854 - 19 December 1925

Russian historian

William Stubbs

William Stubbs

21 June 1825 - 22 April 1901

British bishop

Frederic William Maitland

Frederic William Maitland

28 May 1850 - 19 December 1906

Historians

Henry James Sumner Maine

Henry James Sumner Maine

15 August 1822 - 3 February 1888

English comparative jurist and historian

Frederick Jackson Turner

Frederick Jackson Turner

November 14, 1861 - March 14, 1932

American historian

Leopold von Ranke

Leopold von Ranke

21 December 1795 - 23 May 1886

German historian

Spencer Walpole

Spencer Walpole

6 February 1839 - 7 July 1907

English historian

Edward Augustus Freeman

Edward Augustus Freeman

2 August 1823 - 16 March 1892

Historians

Robert K. Merton

Robert K. Merton

July 4, 1910 - February 23, 2003

Historians

Heinrich von Treitschke

Heinrich von Treitschke

September 15, 1834 - April 28, 1896

Historian, political writer

Charles Eliot Norton

Charles Eliot Norton

November 16, 1827 - October 21, 1908

American art historian

John Lothrop Motley

John Lothrop Motley

15. April 1814 - 29. May 1877

American diplomat

G. M. Trevelyan

G. M. Trevelyan

1876 - 1962

Historian

Thomas Hutchinson (governor)

Thomas Hutchinson (governor)

9 September 1711 - 3 June 1780

last civilian Governor of the Province of Massachusetts Bay, historian

Auguste Molinier

Auguste Molinier

September 30, 1851 - May 19, 1904

French historian

Henri Pirenne

Henri Pirenne

23 December 1862 - 25 October 1935

Belgian historian

Gilbert Burnet

Gilbert Burnet

18 September 1643 - 17 March 1715

British bishop

Michael Wood (historian)

Michael Wood (historian)

23 July 1948 -

English historian

Mandell Creighton

Mandell Creighton

5 July 1843 - 14 January 1901

Bishop of Peterborough; Bishop of London

Goldwin Smith

Goldwin Smith

August 13, 1823 - June 7, 1910

Historian, journalist

David Starkey

David Starkey

3 January 1945 -

British constitutional historian

Tyrone G. Martin

Tyrone G. Martin

June 5, 1930 -

Retired Navy officer, Historian and Author

Henry Thomas Colebrooke

Henry Thomas Colebrooke

June 15, 1756 - April 10, 1837

Historians

Ibn Khaldun

Ibn Khaldun

May 27, 1332 - March 19, 1406

historian

James Anthony Froude

James Anthony Froude

23 April 1818 - 20 October 1894

Historians

Frederick York Powell

Frederick York Powell

4 January 1850 - 8 May 1904

Historians

Charles Harding Firth

Charles Harding Firth

16 March 1857 - 19 February 1936

Historians

Heinrich von Sybel

Heinrich von Sybel

December 2, 1817 - August 1, 1895

German historian

Wilhelm Wattenbach

Wilhelm Wattenbach

22 September 1819 - 20 September 1897

German paleographer

Johann Gustav Droysen

Johann Gustav Droysen

6 July 1808 - 19 June 1884

Historians

William Whiston

William Whiston

9 December 1667 - 22 August 1752

theologian, historian, mathematician

Bernard Lewis

Bernard Lewis

May 31, 1916 -

Historians

François Guizot

François Guizot

4 October 1787 - 12 September 1874

French historian

Bamber Gascoigne

Bamber Gascoigne

1935 -

English television presenter

Philip Schaff

Philip Schaff

January 1, 1819 - October 20, 1893

american calvinist theologian

Beatrice Webb

Beatrice Webb

22 January 1858 - 30 April 1943

British historian

Arnold Toynbee

Arnold Toynbee

August 23, 1852 - March 9, 1883

English economic historian

Adam Ferguson

Adam Ferguson

1723 - 1816

Historians

Blind Harry

Blind Harry

- 1492

Historians

Prosper Mérimée

Prosper Mérimée

28 September 1803 - 23 September 1870

Dramatist, historian, archaeologist, short story writer


Living octopus

Living octopus

In countries which are located near sea coasts, sea food is an important part of national cuisine