Welcome to Biographies.net

Biographies.net is a huge collection of biographies about famous and not-so-famous individuals, including a large amount of facts, birthday information, life story, profession, family and more - collaboratively assembled by contributing editors.


Browse our in-depth biographies by profession, alphabetically, or search by keywords.

Born today...

  • Charles Tupper (194)

    Sir Charles Tupper, 1st Baronet, GCMG, CB, PC was a Canadian father of Confederation: as the...

  • Juan N. Méndez (195)

    Juan Nepomuceno Méndez was a Mexican general, a Liberal politician and confidante of Porfirio...

  • Anthony McAuliffe (117)

    General Anthony Clement "Nuts" McAuliffe was the United States Army general who was the acting...

  • Claude François Bidal d'Asfeld (350)

    Claude François Bidal, marquis d'Asfeld, was a French Marshal of France. He was the son of...

  • Ger O'Brien (31)

    Ger O'Brien is an Irish football defender, who currently plays for St Patrick's Athletic in the...

See them all »

Discuss everything about the Biographies.net website with our community:

We need you!

Help us build the largest biographies collection on the web!


The Web's Largest Resource for

Biographies & History


A Member Of The STANDS4 Network