Friday, June 22, 2012

Famous Stamp Collectors

Stamp collecting has been one of the world’s most popular hobbies for many years. From colorful cartoon characters, to famous people and events, to gorgeous art and landscapes, this hobby can suit both a wide range of interests as well as budgets.

With such a popular following, it’s no wonder that there are so many well-known and prominent people around the world who participate in the pleasure of accumulating such collectible works of art. Here’s a small list of famous philatelists.

- King George V
- Queen Elizabeth II
- King Farouk
- Freddie Mercury
- Franklin D. Roosevelt
- Charlie Chaplin
- John Lennon
- Amelia Earhart

Do you notice anything wrong about this stamp from Monaco?


Anonymous said...

Looks like there are 5 fingers and 1 thumb on his left hand!!!

Anonymous said...

ohhhhhhhhh I do the above person is correct!! Thanks!!