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Ahn Sahng-hong

Ahn Sahng-hong

Ahn Sahng-hong was a Korean Christian minister and founder of Witnesses of Jesus Church of... more »

Alberic of Cîteaux

Alberic of Cîteaux

Alberic of Cîteaux, O.Cist., sometimes known as Aubrey of Cîteaux, was a French monk and abbot,... more »

Anton LaVey

Anton LaVey

Anton Szandor LaVey was an American author, occultist, and musician. He was the founder of the... more »

Archibald Dunkley

Archibald Dunkley

Henry Archibald Dunkley was, along with Leonard Howell, Joseph Hibbert, and Robert Hinds, one of... more »

Báb

Báb

Siyyid `Alí Muḥammad Shírází was the founder of Bábism, and one of three central figures of the... more »

Bahá'u'lláh

Bahá'u'lláh

Bahá'u'lláh, born Mírzá Ḥusayn-`Alí Núrí, was the founder of the Bahá'í Faith. He claimed to be... more »

Basilides

Basilides

Basilides was an early Gnostic religious teacher in Alexandria, Egypt who taught from 117–138... more »

Brigham Young

Brigham Young

Brigham Young was an American leader in the Latter Day Saint movement and a settler of the... more »

Charles Taze Russell

Charles Taze Russell

Charles Taze Russell, or Pastor Russell, was a prominent early 20th century Christian... more »

Charles Wesley

Charles Wesley

Charles Wesley was an English leader of the Methodist movement, son of Anglican clergyman and... more »

Daniel Kriegman

Daniel Kriegman

Daniel Kriegman is an American psychoanalyst and writer. He is a founder of the Psychoanalytic... more »

Düsum Khyenpa, 1st Karmapa Lama

Düsum Khyenpa, 1st Karmapa Lama

Düsum Khyenpa was the 1st Gyalwa Karmapa, head of the Karma Kagyu school of Tibetan... more »

Ellen G. White

Ellen G. White

Ellen Gould White was a prolific author and an American Christian pioneer. She, along with other... more »

Father Yod

Father Yod

Father Yod or YaHoWha, born James Edward Baker was the American owner of one of the country's... more »

Frumentius

Frumentius

Saint Frumentius was the first Bishop of Aksum, and he is credited with bringing Christianity to... more »

George Fox

George Fox

George Fox was an English Dissenter and a founder of the Religious Society of Friends, commonly... more »

Guru Amar Das

Guru Amar Das

Guru Amar Das was the third of the Ten Gurus of Sikhism and was given the title of Sikh Guru on... more »

Guru Angad

Guru Angad

Guru Angad was the second of the ten Sikh Gurus. He was born in the village of Sarae Naga in... more »

Guru Arjan

Guru Arjan

Guru Arjan was the fifth of the eleven Sikh Gurus, the eleventh being the living Guru, Guru... more »

Guru Gobind Singh

Guru Gobind Singh

Guru Gobind Singh was the tenth of the ten Sikh Gurus, the eleventh guru being the living... more »

Guru Har Krishan

Guru Har Krishan

Guru Har Krishan Sahib Ji was the eighth of the eleven Sikh Gurus. He became Guru Ji on 7... more »

Guru Har Rai

Guru Har Rai

Guru Har Rai Sahib Ji was the seventh of the Sikh Gurus. He became Guru on 8 March 1644... more »

Guru Hargobind

Guru Hargobind

Guru Har Gobind, also Saccha Padshah. According to another tradition, he was born on 5 July... more »

Guru Nanak Dev

Guru Nanak Dev

Guru Nanak is the founder of the religion of Sikhism and is the first of the Sikh Gurus. His... more »

Guru Ram Das

Guru Ram Das

Guru Ram Das was the fourth of the Ten Gurus of Sikhism and was given the title of Sikh Guru on... more »