Charles Vane (1680? - 1721) was an English pirate who was active during the "Golden Age of Piracy." Vane distinguished himself by his unrepentant attitude towards piracy and his cruelty to those he captured. After being abandoned by his own crew, he was arrested and hanged.
Bartholomew "Black Bart" Roberts was a Welsh pirate who raided ships off the Americas and West Africa between 1719 and 1722. He was the most successful pirate of the Golden Age of Piracy, as measured by vessels captured, taking over 470 prizes in his career. Known in Wales as Barti Ddu.
Amaro Rodríguez Felipe y Tejera Machado (3 May 1678 or 1695 – 14 October 1747), more popularly known as Amaro Pargo, was a famous Spanish pirate. He was noted for his commercial activities and for his frequent religious donations and aid to the poor. In his role as a privateer, he dominated the route between Cadiz and the Caribbean, on several occasions attacking ships belonging to enemies of the Spanish Crown (England and Holland)