These goos are from the Piracy category, people famous for acts of piracy on the high seas, classical or contemporary. Browse another way.

Anne Bonny

It's pretty hard not to be a pirate when your lover is the captain. Go »

Bartholomew Roberts

The last great pirate of the Golden Age of Piracy was also its most accomplished, stopping only to honor the Sabbath. Go »

Blackbeard

If you don't know the nickname of this hirsute pirate, you better learn it from someone fast. Go »

Blackbeard

History's most famous pirate terrorized the Caribbean with Queen Anne's Revenge and history's most famous beard. Go »

Ching Shih

In the early 1800s, as many as 80,000 pirates on the South China Sea may have reported to this mistress of marauding. Go »

Diabolito

This Caribbean pirate was a little bit devilish. Go »

Francis Drake

Better the Spaniards think he was a dragon than a mere duck. Go »

Grace O'Malley

pirate grandmother Go »

Henry Morgan

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Henry Morgan

The admiral of England's royal navy is more associated with rum than any other pirate, especially here. Go »

Jack Rackham

The pirate who popularized the Jolly Roger was liked by the men (and two famous women) in his crew. Go »

William Kidd

Legends of this Scotsman's buried treasure survive to this day, and make him almost as famous as the other "Billy the Kid." Go »