Have you ever watched or read anything about Cleopatra, one of the most well-known rulers in history? Even kids have watched and read stuff about her. It wouldn’t matter than you are an American, she’s well known across the world because so much media has involved her, from one of Shakespeare’s plays, French comics, Spanish comics, plenty of American movies and so much more.
Yes, many will go for names they recognise, I never disputed that. I disputed you calling the server names garbage or unimportant.