Marie Curie - famouslefties.com

Marie Skłodowska Curie (7 November 1867 – 4 July 1934) was a Polish-born French physicist and chemist famous for her work on radioactivity. She was a pioneer in the field[…]

Marie Curie

Bill Mauldin - famouslefties.com

William Henry “Bill” Mauldin (October 29, 1921 – January 22, 2003) was a two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning editorial cartoonist from the United States. He was most famous for his World War[…]

Bill Mauldin

Pablo Picasso - famouslefties.com

Pablo Diego José Francisco de Paula Juan Nepomuceno María de los Remedios Cipriano de la Santísima Trinidad Ruiz y Picasso known as Pablo Ruiz Picasso  25 October 1881 – 8[…]

Pablo Picasso

Brice Marden - famouslefties.com

Brice Marden (born October 15, 1938), is an American artist, generally described as Minimalist, although his work defies specific categorization. He is represented by the Matthew Marks Gallery…more

Brice Marden

Friedrich Nietzsche - famouslefties.com

Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche (German pronunciation: (October 15, 1844 – August 25, 1900) was a 19th-century German philosopher, poet, composer and classical philologist. He wrote critical texts on religion, morality, contemporary culture, philosophy[…]

Friedrich Nietzsche

Cathy Guisewite - famouslefties.com

Cathy Lee Guisewite (born September 5, 1950) is the cartoonist who created the comic strip Cathy  in 1976. Her main cartoon character (Cathy) is a career woman faced with the[…]

Cathy Guisewite

Robert Crumb - famouslefties.com

Robert Dennis Crumb (born August 30, 1943) — known as R. Crumb  — is an American artist, illustrator and musician recognized for the distinctive style of his drawings and his[…]

Robert Crumb

Sir Alexander Fleming - Famouslefties.com

Sir Alexander Fleming (6 August 1881 – 11 March 1955) was a Scottish biologist and pharmacologist. Fleming published many articles on bacteriology, immunology and chemotherapy. His best-known achievements are the[…]

Sir Alexander Fleming

Kathe Kollwitz - famouslefties.com

Käthe Schmidt Kollwitz (July 8, 1867 – April 22, 1945) was a German painter, printmaker, and sculptor whose work offered an eloquent and often searing account of the human condition[…]

Kathe Kollwitz

Peter Paul Rubens - famouslefties.com

Sir Peter Paul Rubens (June 28, 1577 – May 30, 1640) was a prolific seventeenth-century Flemish Baroque painter, and a proponent of an extravagant Baroque style that emphasized movement, color,[…]

Peter Paul Rubens

Alan Turing - famouslefties.com

Alan Mathison Turing, OBE, FRS (23 June 1912 – 7 June 1954), was an English mathematician, logician, cryptanalyst and computer scientist. He was influential in the development of computer science[…]

Alan Turing

M.C. Escher - famouslefties.com

Maurits Cornelis, nicknamed “Mauk”, was born in Leeuwarden, The Netherlands. He was the youngest son of civil engineer George Arnold Escher and his second wife, Sara Gleichman. In 1903, the[…]

M.C. Escher

LeRoy Neiman - famouslefties.com

Profile In 2006, he donated $3 million to The School of the Art Institute of Chicago to support a Master’s class in figure drawing…more

LeRoy Neiman

Albrecht Dürer (German pronunciation: 21 May 1471 – 6 April 1528)  was a German  painter, printmaker and theorist from Nuremberg. His prints established his reputation across Europe when he was[…]

Albrecht Dürer

Leonardo da Vinci - famouslefties.com

Leonardo di ser Piero da Vinci, (April 15, 1452 – May 2, 1519), was an Italian  polymath: painter, sculptor, architect, musician, scientist, mathematician, engineer, inventor, anatomist, geologist, cartographer, botanist and[…]

Leonardo da Vinci