Famous People Facts and Information for Kids

Our famous people worksheets are packed full of information on facts for people like US Presidents, world leaders, authors, and famous people from history.

Dr Barnardo Facts

Dr Barnardo Facts

Dr Thomas John Barnardo was one of the most significant and important people in the Victoria era and he is well known to this day…

Queen Victoria Facts

Queen Victoria Facts

Queen Victoria is the longest reigning monarch in UK history. Her reign spanned sixty four years, from 1837 to 1901. She was only 18 when she…

Roald Dahl Facts

Roald Dahl Facts

Roald Dahl was a famous British novelist, short story writer, poet, screenwriter, and also served as a fighter pilot in the Royal Air Force during World…

Michael Morpurgo Facts

Michael Morpurgo Facts

Michael Morpurgo is a famous and award-winning English author and poet who is known best for children’s novels – including Private Peaceful, War Horse, and The Amazing Story of…

Archduke Franz Ferdinand Facts

Archduke Franz Ferdinand Facts

Franz Ferdinand was a very important man in history and his story is closely related to WW1 and the events that led to the First…

Cleopatra Facts

Cleopatra Facts

Although she was known simply as Cleopatra, her full name was Cleopatra VII Philopator and she was born in Alexandria, Egypt in 69 BC. Cleopatra was…

Neil Armstrong Facts

Neil Armstrong Facts

That’s one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind. Neil Armstrong was born on August 5, 1930 just outside of Wapakoneta, Ohio. Armstrong was…

Vincent van Gogh Facts

Vincent van Gogh Facts

Name Vincent Willem van Gogh Date of Birth March 30, 1853 Date of Death July 29, 1890 Place of Birth Groot-Zundert, Netherlands Birth Family Sanna…

Lewis and Clark Facts

Lewis and Clark Facts

Meriweather Lewis Name Meriwether Lewis Date of Birth August 18, 1774 Date of Death October 11, 1809 Place of Birth Virginia Birth Family Lt. William…

Muhammad Ali Facts

Muhammad Ali Facts

Date of Birth January 17, 1942 Name at Birth Cassius Marcellus Clay Jr. Place of Birth Louisville, Kentucky Birth Family Cassius and Odessa Clay Marriage/Spouse…

Rosa Parks Facts

Rosa Park Facts

Name Rosa Louise McCauley Date of Birth February 4, 1913 Date of Death October 24, 2005 Place of Birth Tuskegee, Alabama Birth Family James McCauley…

Elvis Presley Facts

Elvis Presley Facts

Name Elvis Aaron Presley Date of Birth January 8, 1935 Date of Death August 16, 1977 Place of Birth Tupelo, Mississippi Birth Family Vernon Elvis…