The Encyclopedia of World Biography provides insight and details about the lives of 7,000 of the world’s most notable figures. Subjects include poets, politicians, musicians, sports stars, filmmakers, authors and more. From Princess Diana to Johnnie Cochran to Mother Teresa, many individuals from different cultures and in different fields who have made an impact (both good and bad) are profiled here.
As a supplement to the over 7,000 biographies included in the Encyclopedia of World Biography, YourDictionary has a team of writers creating additional biographies on other notable current and historical figures. Our bios are great for school research projects or just for the casual reader who wants to learn more about the history of the world she lives in.