Biography Web Sites

1. Biographical Dictionary (search by last name only)

2. Biography Center Index (18,335 biographies!)

3. Time Magazine’s 100 People of the Century (search upper right hand corner)

4. Distinguished Women of Past and Present (search by name, type in first letter of name)

5. Wikipedia

6. African Americans in History (scroll down)

7. 4000 Years of Women in Science (click on biographies and scroll to find your person)

8. Historical Biographies (scroll alphabetically)

9. Rock & Roll Hall of Fame (click “enter” & scroll down to “search” & type your person’s name)

10. National Women's Hall of Fame

11. Biography (search by category or by last name, first name)

12. Index of Biographies (search by letter of last name or by years they lived)

13. Who2 (type in person’s name on line by “find famous person fast!” or click on letter of their last name)

14. Classical Net: Composter Index

15. Internet Public Library (presidents...scroll down)

16. PBS Biographies

17. From Reconstruction to Revolution (early Presidents)

18. Honor Roll of Important Women

19. Biographies for Kids (scroll down to the different headings of types of people)

20. Children's Encyclopedia of Women

21. ESPN Top Athletes

22. Legends of Rock

23. Tracking the Entire World

24. Dale Earnhardt

25. Harry Houdini

26. John Deere