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252 people and 40 aliases are listed, 208 of which have a picture and so have a chance to be shown in the portraits above. They span from 2620 BC to 2006 AD in 46 areas of interest within 8 fields.

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3/26/2008 Caligula, Tiberius.
12/22/2007 Charles Darwin, Jean-Baptiste Lamarck, Adam Smith.
8/9/2007 Alfred the Great, Constantine I, Edward I of England.
6/21/2007 Hugh Capet, Eratosthenes, Ferdinand II of Aragon, Isabella of Castile, Howard Phillips Lovecraft, Philip II of France, Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky.
3/2/2007 Mikhail Bulgakov, Anton Chekhov, Fyodor Dostoevsky, Gerald Ford, Rudyard Kipling, Leo Tolstoy, Virginia Woolf.
11/21/2006 Claudius, Alexandre Dumas, pre, Thomas Hobbes, Victor Hugo, Gottfried Leibniz, Pliny the Elder, Plutarch, Baruch Spinoza, Timur.
3/25/2006 H Ch Minh, Ernesto Guevara, Chiang Kai-shek, Pol Pot, Leon Trotsky, Mao Zedong.
1/15/2006 Benedict XV, John Paul I, John XXIII, Paul VI, Pius XI, Pius XII.
1/3/2006 Jigoro Kano.
12/31/2005 Charles X of France, Louis XIII of France, Louis XV of France, Louis XVI of France, Louis XVIII of France, Louis-Philippe of France.