Alexander Selkirk

Alexander Selkirk : biography 1676 - 13 December 1721 Alexander Selkirk (1676 – 13 December 1721), also known as Alexander Selcraig, was a Scottish...

Blackbeard

Blackbeard : biography c. 1680 - November 22, 1718 Edward Teach (c. 1680 – 22 November 1718), better known as Blackbeard, was a notorious...

Christopher Columbus

Christopher Columbus : biography c. 1451 - 20 May 1506 Christopher Columbus (Italian: Cristoforo Colombo; Spanish: Cristóbal Colón; Portuguese: Cristóvão Colombo; born before...

William Kidd

William Kidd : biography - 23 May 1701 Captain William Kidd (c. 1645 – 23 May 1701) was a Scottish sailor who...

Reuben James

Reuben James : biography c. 1776 - 3 December 1838 Reuben James (c. 1776 – 3 December 1838) was a boatswain's mate of...

Samuel de Champlain

Samuel de Champlain : biography August 13, 1574 - December 25, 1635 Samuel de Champlain ( born Samuel Champlain; on or before August...

Jean Lafitte

Jean Lafitte : biography 1780 - 1826 Jean Lafitte ( – ) was a French pirate and privateer in the Gulf of Mexico...

Chester W. Nimitz

Chester W. Nimitz : biography 24 February 1885 - 20 February 1966 Chester William Nimitz GCB USN (February 24, 1885 – February...

Tim Westwood

Tim Westwood : biography 3 October 1957 - Tim Westwood is an English DJ and presenter of radio and television. He also...

Prince Andrew, Duke of York

Prince Andrew, Duke of York : biography 19 February 1960 - Prince Andrew, Duke of York (Andrew Albert Christian Edward; born 19...