Researchers and writers about past events

Reference

Historian - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
"A historian is a person who studies history. While historian was used as the slang term for a secret policeman in Yugoslavia under Tito, the term is now often reserved for people whose work is recognized in academia, particularly those who have acquired graduate degrees in the discipline. ..."
List of historians by area of study - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
List of historians - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
"This is a list of historians. The names are grouped by order of the historical period in which they were writing, which is not necessarily the same as the period in which they specialized. Chroniclers and annalists, though they are not historians in the true sense, are also listed here for convenience. ..."