Below are the 100 historic figures judged most 'significant' by our expert panel from our long-list of over 600.

NameBirth and death
Archer, Fred [Frederick James]1857 - 1886
Arnold, Matthew1822 - 1888
Beldham, William [Billy]1766 - 1862
Bryant, Frederick Carkeet William1843 - 1888
Campbell, Malcolm1885 - 1948
Carleton, Dudley1574 - 1632
Cawston, [Edwin] Richard1923 - 1986
Clinton, Henry 1730-17951730 - 1795
Clive, Robert1725 - 1774
Cobb, John Rhodes1899 - 1952
Cohen, Harry1912 - 2000
Combe, Harvey Christian1752 - 1818
Cuneo, Terence Tenison1907 - 1996
Day, Frances1908 - 1984
Dicker, Samuel? - 1760
Dockwra, William1635 - 1716
D'Oyly Carte family, Richard , Rupert and Bridget Cicely1844 - 1985
Drake, Charlie1925 - 2006
Duckitt [the elder], WilliamDates unknown
Dunbar-Nasmith, Martin Eric1883 - 1965
Easthope, John1784 - 1865
Edwards, George Robert1908 - 2003
FitzGerald family, Edward, Pamela and Henry1761 - 1831
Forster, E.M. [Edward Morgan]1879 - 1970
Foster, Myles Birket1825 - 1899
Frederick Augustus and Frederica Charlotte Ulrica Catherina1763 - 1827
Gardner, Eric1877 - 1951
Gentry, Amy Constance1903 - 1976
Grenfell, William Henry1855 - 1945
Gwynne, [Alban] Patrick1913 - 2003
Hamilton, Charles1704 - 1786
Hammond, Wally [Walter Reginald]1903 - 1965
Harrison, George1943 - 2001
Henry VIII1491 - 1547
Hepworth, Cecil Milton1874 - 1953
Hewlett, Hilda Beatrice1864 - 1943
Hoste, William1780 - 1828
Howitt family, Anna Mary, William, Alfred William,1792 - 1908
James VI and I1566 - 1625
Karno, Fred1866 - 1941
Kemble, Fanny [Frances Anne]1809 - 1893
Lennon, John Ono1940 - 1980
Leopold I, King of the Belgians1790 - 1865
Ligonier, John1680 - 1770
Lilly, William1602 - 1681
Lloyd George, David1863 - 1945
Locke King, Hugh Fortescue and Dame Ethel1848 - 1956
London, George? - 1714
Louis-Philippe I and Marie-Amélie Thérèse1773 - 1866
Lovelace, Augusta Ada1815 - 1852
Lushington family, Vernon and Kitty [Katherine]1832 - 1922
Lynde, Humphrey1579 - 1636
Macaulay, Thomas Babington1800 - 1859
Macklin, [Albert] Noel Campbell1886 - 1946
McAlpine family, Robert and [Thomas] Malcolm1847 - 1967
Menuhin, Yehudi1916 - 1999
Meredith, George and Mary Ellen1821 - 1909
Mill, Harriet1807 - 1858
Mountbatten, Louis Alexander and Victoria Alberta Elisabeth Mathilde Marie1854 - 1950
Onslow, Arthur1691 - 1768
Parry Thomas, John Godfrey1884 - 1927
Pelham, Henry1694 - 1754
Pelham-Clinton, Henry Fiennes1720 - 1794
Pelham-Holles, Thomas and Harriet1693 - 1776
Picton, Cesar1754/5 - 1836
Popham, Home Riggs1762 - 1820
Princess Charlotte Augusta of Wales1796 - 1817
Pritchett, Robert Taylor1828 - 1907
Proctor, Robert George Collier1868 - 1903
Railton, Reid Anthony1895 - 1977
Scott, Benjamin1814 - 1892
Scott, Jane Margaret1779 - 1839
Sherriff, R.C. [Robert Cedric]1896 - 1975
Sopwith, Thomas Octave Murdoch1888 - 1989
Stanhope, John Roddam Spencer1829 - 1908
Stephenson, H.H. [Heathfield Harman]1833 - 1896
Stevens, Lumpy [Edward ]1735 - 1819
Sturgis brothers, Howard Overing and Julian Russell1848 - 1920
Sullivan, Arthur Seymour1842 - 1900
Tarrant, W.G. [Walter George]1875 - 1942
Thompson, Henry1820 - 1904
Tilly, Girls (Alma Taylor and Chrissie White)1895 - 1989
Tradescant [the elder & the son], John1570 / 1610 - 1638 / 1662
Trenchard, Hugh Montague1873 - 1956
Turing, Alan1912 - 1954
Vanbrugh, John1664 - 1726
Victoria, Queen1819 - 1901
Vincent, Helen Venetia and Edgar1857 - 1954
Wallis, Barnes Neville1887 - 1979
Wayneflete, William1395 - 1486
Weinstein, Hannah1911 - 1984
Wenham, Brian George1937 - 1997
Weston, Richard1591 - 1652
Whiteley, William1831 - 1907
Willans, Peter William1851 - 1892
Williamson, F.J. [Francis John]1833 - 1920
Winstanley, Gerrard1609 - 1676
Wolsey, Thomas1471 - 1530
Worsley, Frank Arthur1872 - 1943
Wyand, Paul1907 - 1968