Ahoy! In the real world, pirates were known for marauding and pillaging. But in pop culture, they're not half bad. In honor of International Talk Like a Pirate Day on Sept. 19, we're rounding up our all-time favorite pop culture pirates. Keep clicking to see who made the cut.
Johnny Depp's Captain Jack Sparrow in the "Pirates of the Caribbean" franchise is easily the most recognizable pirate ever to have sailed the seas. Whether charming the ladies with his boozy charisma, flailing his arms while hilariously fleeing capture, sword fighting, stealing, or smoldering with his black-rimmed eyes, Captain Jack made pirate fans of all of us -- and set the bar for all swashbucklers to come. Savvy?