25 Most Influential People in History By Attribute

2Some of the most popular debates and trivial conversations people have, include the topic of global influence and popularity. Don’t tell us you’ve never wondered or never participated in a debate about who are the most influential people in history. This is a topic that usually leads to further discussion and debate on who is the strongest, the smartest, the most beautiful, and a series of unresolved questions that nobody can answer with absolute certainty.

Pantheon, a project developed by the Macro Connections group at the MIT University Media Lab that collected and analyzed data on historical and cultural popularity, tried to give answers to these questions, or at least attempted to. A multiethnic team of decorated designers, engineers, and scientists working collaboratively to quantify, analyze and measure global culture delivered the most academic and enduring list of the most popular and influential human beings in history. Since the top 100 is heavily dominated by philosophers, military personnel, politicians, scientists, and religious figures, we here at List25 decided to deliver a roster of the 25 most famous people in history by profession and attribute….READ MORE

25 Ancient Greek Cities that No Longer Exist or Are No Longer Greek

198-greekruinsBy taking a look at the world map today you would never believe that Greece, which is nothing but a small country, currently known as a beautiful tourist destination in southern Europe, had once dominated and colonized most parts of the then-known world. For those who love history though, Greece is without a doubt one of the most significant and influential nations of all time with amazing contributions to human culture including philosophy, various sciences, architecture, the Olympic Games, and democracy just to name the most prominent few….READ MORE

Top 10 Greatest Unheard of Warriors

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There have been many great warriors throughout history – some of them as tough as it gets.  But most people know only the same few we learn about from the movies: Spartacus, Alexander the Great, Hannibal Barca, King Leonidas I and his 300 Spartans, William Wallace… It’s truly annoying to realize that history itself has managed to manipulate us so much.  There have been many other great warriors, and it would not be an exaggeration to say that some of them were even tougher than these “elite” ones…. Read More