Pancho Villa is famous for being a revolutionary leader during the Mexican Revolution of the early 20th century. Although called Pancho Villa, his real name was Dorotheo Arango, and he was born in 1878 in Mexico. He chan... More »

Pancho Villa was a leader in the Mexican Revolution to overthrow the Mexican dictator Porfirio Díaz in 1910 and then to overthrow his former ally General Victoriano Huerta in 1913. Villa also led a revolt against Venusti... More »

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Pancho Villa, or General Francisco Villa, was a military leader of the Mexican Revolution. He was an uneducated bandit and thief, but his military prowess allowed him to build up an effective army. More »

Pancho Villa was a leader in the Mexican Revolution to overthrow the Mexican dictator Porfirio Díaz in 1910 and then to overthrow his former ally General Victoriano Huerta in 1913. Villa also led a revolt against Venusti... More »

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Pancho Villa, or General Francisco Villa, was a military leader of the Mexican Revolution. He was an uneducated bandit and thief, but his military prowess allowed him to build up an effective army. More »

The most famous leader of the Confederate military was Robert Edward Lee, who began to command the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia on June 1, 1862. He became commander-in-chief of all Confederate forces on Jan. 31,... More »

Helen Keller is famous for overcoming the misfortune of being both deaf and blind to become a leading humanitarian of the 20th century. She is also one of the co-founders of the American Civil Liberties Union, a nonparti... More »