- A&E's Biography - online home of the Biography Channel, with searchable multimedia biographies of famous or influential historical figures, virtual exhibits, episode and schedule information, and teaching materials for educators.
- About Famous People - information about figures from the Civil War, women, spies, authors, composers, frontiersmen, and more.
- Biographical Dictionary - biographical dictionary with short biographies of famous men and women throughout world history. Can be searched by birth years, death years, positions held, professions, literary and artistic works, achievements, and other keywords.
- Biography Center - biographical dictionary and directory, with links to biographies of famous and memorable people from history and today. In English, French, Spanish, and German.
- DirectoryofDating - Online dating service and dating sites reviews.
- Internet Public Library: Biographies - offers annotated links to biography web sites around the web.
- Hello! Profiles - biographies of celebrities, actors and actresses, musicians, fashion designers and models, and royalty and statesmen. Includes pictures.
- Heroism Project, The - dedicated to creating educational media and outreach programs that strengthen the fabric of our society.
- Infoplease.com: Biography - biographical profiles and special features about newsworthy people around the world. Searchable by subject or category.
- National Geographic Channel: Culture Shock Week Photo Contest - galleries of images submitted by viewers, including downloads and email postcards.
- Oxford Dictionary of National Biography - the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography provides online access to biographies, pictures, and profiles of people who shaped the history of the British Isles and beyond.
- Public Figure - source of news and information about the world's most famous people, including biographies, photographs, and overviews of the projects or work that brought them to the headlines.
- Salon People - daily dish in Amy Reiter's Nothing Personal, columns by Camille Paglia, weekly Brilliant Careers profile, and other interviews and articles.
- Time 100 - presents the most important people of the 20th Century, as selected by the editors. Also features the results of a readers poll.
- Time 100: The Next Wave - highlighting innovators of the new century.
- Time: 2001 Global Influentials - the magazine's picks for the year's top 25 global executives.
- Who2 - searchable database of celebrities, historical figures, and other famous people. Includes brief biographies, related links, and vital statistics.
- Wikipedia: Lists of People - index to Wikipedia's many people lists, listing famous and notable people by name, by belief, by nationality, by occupation, by office, by historical period, and by awards.