Who are the people who have lived the “greatest lives in history?” It's a subjective question that can spark countless debates. Still, based on consensus, there are those whose legacy continues to speak for them.
Here are 12 people who folks have voted lived one of the most extraordinary lives in history.
Of Alexander the Great, a contributor writes, “Alexander the Great was king of Macedonia by age 20, conquered half the world by 30, and then died mysteriously at 33. He was basically the Genghis Khan of the ancient world.”