Heroes and Icons
Home of Heroes  Medal of Honor winners
http://www.homeofheroes.com/

Time magazine heroes and icons
http://www.time.com/time/time100/heroes/

Nobel prize winners
http://www.almaz.com/nobel/

Women of the century
http://school.discovery.com/schooladventures/womenofthecentury/phenomenalwomen/index.html

Famous inventors
http://www.lkwdpl.org/schools/harding/inventors/index.html


American National Biography online
http://www.anb.org/articles/index.html

Encyclopedia Britannica
http://school.eb.com/