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The following is a list of historical figures in Civilization V and its expansions. They are randomly born as "Great People" outside of the player's cities. Links to Wikipedia (or other appropriate resources) are provided here; click on one of these names to view more information on the respective historical figure.

Great Generals[]

Great Admirals (Great Generals or Great Merchants in vanilla)[]

Great Artists[]

An Artist whose artwork got removed (along with the artist):

  • Edvard Munch

Great Writers (Great Artists in vanilla and G&K)[]

Great Musicians (Great Artists in vanilla and G&K)[]

Great Merchants[]

Great Engineers[]

Great Scientists[]


Merchants of Venice[]


American Civil War[]

Great Generals[]

Scramble for Africa[]


See also[]