Historical Figures Article

Coco Chanel (1883-1971)

The legendary fashion designer Coco Chanel is credited with revolutionizing women’s fashion. Recognizing that women needed more functional apparel…

Anne Frank (1929-1945)

Anne Frank was a German Jewish girl who went into hiding in Amsterdam during Nazi occupation in the Second World War.

Helen Keller (1880-1968)

An American author and advocate for people with disabilities, Hellen Keller was the first deafblind person to earn a Bachelor of Arts degree. Her life tells the story of overcoming great disadvantage.

Marie Curie (1867-1934)

Marie Curie is one of the most influential scientists in history. Credited with the discovery of radium and polonium, she was the first person to…