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16 Historical Figures You Wish Had Peaked During The Twitter Age

Here lie the Twitter Bios of 15 people who were the Miley’s of their time. 140 characters may not be a lot for 15 of the most widely-recognized historical figures, but then again, 140 characters may be just enough.

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1. Christopher Columbus @exploreme

Discovering new worlds, one woman at a time.

Discovering new worlds, one woman at a time.

2. Leonardo Da Vinci @Da_real_Vinci

I once knew a girl named Mona.

I once knew a girl named Mona.

3. Cleopatra VII @callmecleo

I invented the cat eye.

I invented the cat eye.

4. Moses @Moses

Ever heard of the Red Sea? I parted it.

Ever heard of the Red Sea? I parted it.

5. Paul the Apostle @Apostle_Paul

Friend of @Jesus. Follow for Follow.

Friend of @Jesus. Follow for Follow.

6. Margaret Thatcher @ironlady

Sorry @DaenerysTargaryen, I am the original heir to the iron throne.

Sorry @DaenerysTargaryen, I am the original heir to the iron throne.

7. George Washington @TheFoundingFather

I cannot tell a lie.

I cannot tell a lie.

8. Alexander the Great @alex_the_great

Aspiring conqueror of the world. It's not the size of the dog in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the dog.

Aspiring conqueror of the world. It's not the size of the dog in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the dog.

9. Sir Isaac Newton @SirIsaacfignewton

'Gravity' is out now Nationwide starring George Clooney & Sandra Bullock!

'Gravity' is out now Nationwide starring George Clooney & Sandra Bullock!

10. William Shakespeare @originalromeo

Playwright, Artist, Lover. Views may or may not be my own.

Playwright, Artist, Lover. Views may or may not be my own.

11. Beethoven @symphonyno5

The composer, not the dog.

The composer, not the dog.

12. Archimedes @greekguy287BC

Physicist. Engineer. Inventor. Astronomer. Innovator. I enjoy a good bath.

Physicist. Engineer. Inventor. Astronomer. Innovator. I enjoy a good bath.

13. Joan of Arc @JustJoan

I have more balls than the majority of Fortune 500 CEOs.

I have more balls than the majority of Fortune 500 CEOs.

14. Marie Antoinette @queenofversailles

#young #wild #french #love #whitegirlproblems

#young #wild #french #love #whitegirlproblems

15. Mother Theresa @Mother_Theresa

"God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in trouble" Psalms 46:1. I'm literally a saint

"God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in trouble" Psalms 46:1. I'm literally a saint

16. Albert Einstein @genuis

I stuck out my tongue before @mileycyrus

I stuck out my tongue before @mileycyrus

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