Paul Revere

American silversmith, engraver & early industrialist best remembered as a Patriot in the American Revolution.

Jayaprakash Narayan

Indian activist, theorist, socialist, & political leader of the mid-1970s opposition against Indira Gandhi.

Louis Charles Delescluze

French revolutionary leader, journalist, & military commander of the Paris Commune, born in 1809.

Jane Addams

American settlement activist, social worker, sociologist, public administrator, & author born in 1860.

Gavrillo Principe

Bosnian Serb revolutionary known for assassinating Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria & his wife in 1914.

Emiliano Zapata

Mexican leader of the Liberation Army of the South & inspiration for the Zapatismo movement.

Jan Zajíc

Czech student who committed suicide by self-immolation as a political protest in 1969.

Nelson Mandela

South African anti-apartheid revolutionary & the country’s first black president from 1994-99.

José Rizal

Filipino nationalist, writer, & polymath born in 1861. Considered one of the greatest heroes of the Philippines.