Famous Historical Figures Who Were Perverts

Like many of us, popular historical figures lived the life that they truly desired behind closed doors. Some even had derogatory habits that are considered perverse. Despite their perversion, these individuals are respected for their achievements and contribution to mankind. Check out if your favorite historical figure is in our list of perverts.

Also Known As: Edward Alexander Crowley
Birthday: 12 October 1875
Born In: Royal Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom
Sun Sign: Libra
Died On: 01 December 1947
Famous As: Occultist
Aleister Crowley was the founder of Thelema religion, which had sexual expression without any restriction as one of its foremost themes. Sex magic, sex gnosis, masturbation, heterosexual, and homosexuality were blatantly practiced and followed with multiple partners. And Aleister Crowley led by example.

Also Known As: Donatien Alphonse Fran├žois de Sade
Birthday: 02 June 1740
Born In: Paris
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died On: 02 December 1814
Famous As: Erotic Novelist

Marquis de Sade was known for his libertine sexuality. His compositions are blatantly filled with pornography, eroticism, and sexual fantasies.

Also Known As: Gaius Julius Caesar Germanicus
Birthday: 31 August 12
Born In: Anzio, Italy
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died On: 24 January 41
Famous As: Roman Emperor
Caligula is said to have had incestuous relationships with his sisters and wives of his guest at his banquets.

Birthday: 28 June 1491
Born In: Kent, England
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died On: 28 January 1547
Famous As: King of England
Henry VIII of England not only had six wives but had slept with many other women.

Also Known As: James Augustine Aloysius Joyce
Birthday: 02 February 1882
Born In: Rathgar, Dublin
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died On: 13 January 1941
Famous As: Writer

James Joyce and his wife wrote erotic and obscene letters to each other.