Historically accurate information about famous people in world history can be found online at Biography.com, History.com and Wikipedia.com. Biography.com and History.com are run by A&E Television Networks. Wikipedia.org features verifiable information written and openly edited by volunteers.
Biography.com features over 7,000 different biographies and daily articles. The site breaks up its biographies into themes such as nostalgia, celebrity, history and culture, and crime and scandal.
History.com features articles covering both events and people in world history. The site features videos of History Channel specials and series as well as a store where customers can buy DVDs of past television episodes.
The Wikipedia Foundation hosts Wikipedia.org, Wikisource, Wikiversity and Wiktionary, an online dictionary and thesaurus.