History is packed with names of amazing folks who have achieved extraordinary things in their lifetimes. These household names have taught us, inspired us and are pretty much just downright awesome.
Whether political, religious, scientific or otherwise, these figures changed the course of history for humanity. And we love them for it.
Unfortunately, people only seem to remember the good things they were notorious for. Even history’s most loved people have dark and twisted pasts that many people would be surprised to know.
Check out the video below to learn about 10 famous people who had some pretty dark secrets: