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Chronological Timeline of all our Resources

We’ve had overwhelming requests for a chronological guide to studying all of the famous people here at Enrichment Studies, so here it is!  Each person is listed according to year of their birth, along with what collection they can be found in, with a link to that purchase page. Printable version is here.  This is also available in the member dashboard.

We also have an alphabetized list of the resources as well. Click here.


Hippocrates 460-377 BC Great Scientists

Archimedes 287-212 BC Inventors/Scientist


Donatello 1386-1466 Renaissance

van Eyck 1395-1441 Renaissance


Masaccio 1401-1428 Renaissance

Bellini 1430-1516 Renaissance

Mantegna 1431-1506 Renaissance

Botticelli 1445-1510 Renaissance

Bosch 1450-1516 Renaissance

Da Vinci 1452-1519 Renaissance/Inventors

Durer 1471-1528 Renaissance

Copernicus 1473-1543 Great Scientists

Michelangelo 1475-1564 Renaissance

Raphael 1483-1520 Renaissance

Titian 1485-1576 Renaissance


Tintoretto 1518-1594 Renaissance

Sofonisba Anguissola 1532-1625 Women Artists of the Renaissance

El Greco 1541-1614 Great Artists Set A

Lavinia Fontana 1552-1614 Women Artists of the Renaissance

Barbara Longhi 1552-1638 Women Artists of the Renaissance

Johannes Kepler 1571-1630 Great Scientists

Fede Galizia 1578-1630 Women Artists of the Renaissance

Artemisia Gentileschi 1593-1656  Women Artists of the 17th Century

Clara Peeters 1594-1657  Women Artists of the 17th Century


Giovanna Garzoni 1600-1670 Women Artists of the 17th Century

Rembrandt 1606-1669 Great Artists Set A

Judith Leyster 1609-1660 Women Artists of the 17th Century

Robert Boyle 1627-1691 Great Scientists

Ruisdael 1628-1682 Great Artists Set A

de Hooch 1629-1684 Great Artists Set A

Josefa de Obidos 1630-1684 Women Artists of the 17th Century

Maria van Oosterwijck 1630-1693 Women Artists of the 17th Century

Elisabetta Sirani 1638-1665 Women Artists of the 17th Century

Isaac Newton 1643-1726 Great Scientists

Maria Sibylla Merian 1647-1717 Women Artists of the 17th Century

Rachel Ruysch 1664-1750 Women Artists of the 17th Century

Rosalba Carriera 1673-1757 Women Artists of the 18th Century

Antonio Vivaldi 1678-1741 Baroque and Classical Composers

Johann Sebastian Bach 1685-1750 Baroque and Classical Composers

Handel 1685-1759 Baroque and Classical Composers


Carl Linnaeus 1707-1778 Great Scientists

Francoise Duparc 1726-1778 Women Artists of the 18th Century

George Washington 1732-1799 U.S. Presidents 1-6

Haydn 1732-1809 Baroque and Classical Composers

John Adams 1735-1826 U.S. Presidents 1-6

Angelica Kauffman 1741-1807 Women Artists of the 18th Century

Thomas Jefferson 1743-1826 U.S. Presidents 1-6

Anne Vallayer-Coster 1744-1818 Women Artists of the 18th Century

Adelaide Labille-Guiard 1749-1803 Women Artists of the 18th Century

James Madison 1751-1836 U.S. Presidents 1-6

Mozart 1756-1791 Baroque and Classical Composers

James Monro 1758-1831 U.S. Presidents 1-6

Marguerite Gerard 1761-1837 Women Artists of the 18th Century

Andrew Jackson 1767-1845 U.S. Presidents 7-12

John Quincy Adams 1767-1848 U.S. Presidents 1-6

Marie-Guillemine Beoist 1768-1826 Women Artists of the 18th Century

Beethoven 1770-1827 Baroque and Classical Composers

William Henry Harrison 1773-1841 U.S. Presidents 7-12

Constance Mayer 1775-1821 Women Artists of the 18th Century

Martin Van Buren 1782-1862 U.S. Presidents 7-12

Zachary Taylor 1784-1850 U.S. Presidents 7-12

von Weber 1786-1826 Romantic Era (set A)

John Taylor 1790-1862 U.S. Presidents 7-12

Michael Faraday 1791-1867 Great Scientists

Samuel F.B. Morse 1791-1872 Scientists/Inventors

Ann Hall 1792-1863 Women Artists of the 19th Century

Rossini 1792-1868 Romantic Era (set A)

Rolinda Sharples 1793-1838 Women Artists of the 19th Century

William Cullen Bryant 1794-1878 Great American Poets 1

James K. Polk 1795-1849 U.S. Presidents 7-12

Schubert 1797-1828 Romantic Era (set A)

Delacroix 1798-1863 Great Artists Set A


Sarah Mirian Peale 1800-1885 Women Artists of the 19th Century

Ralph Waldo Emerson 1803-1882 Great American Poets 1

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow 1807-1882 Great American Poets 1

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. 1809-1894 Great American Poets 1

Mendelssohn 1809-1847 Romantic Era (set A)

Charles Darwin 1809-1882 Great Scientists

Chopin 1810-1849 Romantic Era (set A)

Verdi 1813-1901 Romantic Era (set A)

Henry David Thoreau 1817-1862 Great American Poets 1

Walt Whitman 1819-1892 Great American Poets 1

Lilly Martin Spencer 1822-1902 Women Artists of the 19th Century

Sophie Gengembre Anderson 1823-1903 Women Artists of the 19th Century

Strauss II 1825-1899 Romantic Era (set A)

Emily Mary Osborn 1828-1925 Women Artists of the 19th Century

Emily Dickinson 1830-1886 Great American Poets 2

Manet 1832-1883 Great Artists Set A

Louisa May Alcott 1832-1888 Great American Poets 2

Brahms 1833-1897 Romantic Era (set A)

Degas 1834-1917 Great Artists Set A 

Saint-Saens 1835-1921 Romantic Era (set B)

Cezanne 1839-1906 Great Artists Set A

Tchaikovsky 1840-1893 Romantic Era (set B)

Monet 1840-1926 Great Artists Set B

Liszt 1840-1893 Romantic Era (set B)

Dvorak 1841-1904 Romantic Era (set B)

Renoir 1841-1919 Great Artists Set B

Grieg 1843-1907 Romantic Era (set B)

Faure 1845-1924 Romantic Era (set B)

Alexander Graham Bell 1847-1922 Inventors

Thomas Edison 1847 Inventors

Gauguin 1848-1903 Great Artists Set B

Benjamin Holt 1849-1920 Inventors

Eva Gonzales 1849-1883 Women Artists of the 19th Century

Van Gogh 1853-1890 Great Artists Set B

Nikola Tesla 1856-1943 Inventors

Puccini 1858-1924 Romantic Era (set B)

Seurat 1859-1891 Great Artists Set B

Debussy 1862-1918 Late 1800s/Early 1900s Composers

Henry Ford 1863-1947 Inventors

George Washington Carver 1864-1943 Inventors

Satie 1866-1925 Late 1800s/Early 1900s Composers

Marie Curie 1867-1934 Great Scientists

Wilbur Wright 1867-1912 Inventors

Matisse 1869-1954 Great Artists Set B

Orville Wright 1871-1948 Inventors

Holst 1874-1934 Late 1800s/Early 1900s Composers

Robert Frost 1874-1963 Great American Poets 2

Carl Sandburg 1878-1967 Great American Poets 2

Albert Einstein 1879-1955 Great Scientists

Bartok 1881-1945 Late 1800s/Early 1900s Composers

Picasso 1881-1973 Great Artists Set B

Stravinksy 1882-1971 Late 1800s/Early 1900s Composers

Niels Bohr 1885-1962 Great Scientists

Prokofiev 1891-1953 Late 1800s/Early 1900s Composers

Milhaud 1892-1974 Late 1800s/Early 1900s Composers

E.E. Cummings 1894-1962 Great American Poets 2

Hindenmith 1895-1963 Late 1800s/Early 1900s Composers

Fletcher Henderson 1897-1952 Jazz Composers

Duke Ellington 1899-1974 Jazz Composers


Louis Armstrong 1901-1971 Jazz Composers

Langston Hughes 1902-1967 Great American Poets 2

Bix Beiderbecke 1903-1931 Jazz Composers

Count Basie 1904-1984 Jazz Composers

Fats Waller 1904-1943 Jazz Composers

Dali 1904-1989 Great Artists Set B

Shostakovich 1906-1975 Late 1800s/Early 1900s Composers

Cab Calloway 1907-1994 Jazz Composers

Art Tatum 1909-1956 Jazz Composers

Benny Goodman 1909-1986 Jazz Composers

Jacques Cousteau 1910 Inventors

Thelonius Monk 1917-1982 Jazz Composers

Dizzy Gillespie 1917-1993 Jazz Composers

Charlie Parker 1920-1955 Jazz Composers

John Coltrane 1926-1967 Jazz Composers

Ray Charles 1930-2004 Jazz Composers

Ornette Coleman 1930-currently living Jazz Composers