They say history is written by the winners, but frankly we're pretty sure history is just written by dickheads. How else do you explain how these folks got shoved aside for the names that we've come to know and love?

Well, it's time to fix that bullshit. With the help of Purveyor of Truth Auntiememe, we bring you some names that you probably have never heard of before, but absolutely should have.

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