Heroes of the 20th Century

This is a personal selection of heroes from the 20th Century. The facts are as accurate as could be determined from credible sources available on the internet and elsewhere. The interpretation is entirely personal. It always is.

Featured heroes

Country: Timor-Leste (East Timor)
Country: Great Britain
Country: Canada, Spain, China
Country: United States
Country: Great Britain
Country: Ireland
Country: Tibet (called Xizang by the Chinese)
Country: Iraq, Syria, Jordan, Arabia
Country: Australia, Great Britain
Country: Argentina, Cuba
Country: Timor-Leste (East Timor)
Country: Czech Republic
Country: Vietnam
Country: United States
Country: South Africa
Country: Great Britain
Country: United States
Country: Germany, China
Country: Israel
Country: Timor-Leste (East Timor)
Country: Former Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR - Soviet Union)
Country: Germany, Africa
Country: South Africa
Country: South Africa
Country: South Africa
Country: New Zealand, Australia, France
Country: Poland
Country: Sweden, Hungary
Country: China
Country: Austria
Country: Former Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR - Soviet Union)