Heroes of Liberty

Here you'll find important individuals that have played a role in the advancement of liberty throughout the world. These articles are a part of Acton's Religion & Liberty publication, released quarterly.
1801 - 1890 John Henry Newman
1801 - 1850 Frédéric Bastiat
1797 - 1855 Antonio Rosmini-Serbati
1789 - 1851 James Fenimore Cooper
1787 - 1863 Richard Whately
1775 - 1863 Lyman Beecher
1767 - 1835 K. Wilhelm Freiherr von Humboldt
1767 - 1832 Jean-Baptiste Say
1767 - 1830 Benjamin Constant
1759 - 1833 William Wilberforce
1758 - 1843 Noah Webster
1758 - 1808 Fisher Ames
1751 - 1836 James Madison
1745 - 1807 Oliver Ellsworth
1743 - 1826 Thomas Jefferson
1737 - 1832 Charles Carroll of Carrollton
1731 - 1806 Benjamin Banneker
1729 - 1797 Edmund Burke
1729 - 1803 Anders Chydenius
1728 - 1787 Ferdinando Galiani
1727 - 1781 Anne Robert Jacques Turgot
1725 - 1783 Samuel Cooper
1724 - 1806 Isaac Backus
1723 - 1790 Adam Smith
1723 - 1794 John Witherspoon
1694 - 1746 Francis Hutcheson
1672 - 1719 Joseph Addison
1644 - 1718 William Penn
1632 - 1704 John Locke
1632 - 1694 Samuel von Pufendorf
1615 - 1691 Richard Baxter
1613 - 1662 Sir Henry Vane
1608 - 1674 John Milton
1583 - 1660 Juan de Lugo
1583 - 1645 Hugo Grotius
1558 - 1602 William Perkins
1557 - 1638 Johannes Althusius
1548 - 1617 Francisco Suarez
1535 - 1600 Luis de Molina
1516 - 1590 Girolamo Zanchi
1507 - 1569 Metropolitan Philip II
1499 - 1563 Francisco Marroquín
1474 - 1566 Bartholomew de Las Casas
1469 - 1534 Tommaso de Cajetan
1380 - 1444 St. Bernardino of Siena
1380 - 1444 St. Bernardino of Siena
1332 - 1406 Ibn Khaldun
1225 - 1274 Saint Thomas Aquinas
1098 - 1179 Hildegard of Bingen
1096 - 1141 Hugh of St. Victor