Political activist and one of the most famous English atheists of the 19th century. He founded the National Secular Society in 1866.
1922 - 2007
American writer. His works blend satire, gallows humour, and science fiction. As a citizen he was a lifelong supporter of the American Civil Liberties Union and a critical pacifist intellectual. He was known for his humanist beliefs and was honorary president of the American Humanist Association.