James Naughtie profiles Queen Elizabeth II, who celebrated her diamond jubilee in 2012.
James Naughtie profiles Simon Cowell, who made his name and fortune on talent shows.
James Naughtie profiles Rupert Murdoch, the global media magnate.
Jim Naughtie considers Fred Goodwin, the banker now bereft of his knighthood.
James Naughtie profiles Tony Blair, the Labour Prime Minister who swept to power in 1997.
Jim Naughtie considers the Scottish politician with a passion for an independent Scotland.
James Naughtie reflects on the glamorous life and untimely death of the Princess of Wales.
The inventor of the World Wide Web and unlikely hero of the Olympic opening ceremony.
Jim Naughtie profiles the campaigner and mother of murdered teenager Stephen Lawrence.
Jim Naughtie profiles the Irish politicians who shared the Nobel Peace Prize in 1998.