Did these famous figures ever really exist?
Many of history's great heroes might have been made up!
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There are famous names that have become so popular over time that we often assume they are real historical figures. We've already discussed iconic places that probably never existed. Now, let's shift our focus to people who belong in the same category. Some of these individuals are likely fictional, while others may have been real, but their true stories are a far cry from the tales we tell about them.
If you're curious to find out who may or may not have existed, click through the gallery.
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