Accomplishments

Articles about achievements and contributions of people and civilizations including kings, queens, scientists, leaders, US presidents, revolutionaries, icons, Chinese dynasties, etc.

Maya Angelou Accomplishments Featured

10 Major Accomplishments of Maya Angelou

  Born Marguerite Annie Johnson, Maya Angelou (1928 - 2014) is one of the most renowned figures of the twentieth century. She began her career as a singer and dancer; worked as a civil rights...
Michael Faraday Contribution Featured

Michael Faraday’s 10 Major Contributions To Science

  Michael Faraday (1791 - 1867) was an English scientist who made an immense contribution to physics and chemistry especially in the fields of electromagnetism and electrochemistry. Among his inventions are the first electric motor...
Winston Churchill Accomplishments Featured

10 Major Accomplishments of Winston Churchill

  Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965) is most famous for leading Great Britain successfully during the Second World War. Although he lost the elections after the war, Churchill did serve a second term as Prime...
Simon Bolivar Accomplishments Featured

10 Major Accomplishments of Simon Bolivar

  Simon Bolivar (1783 - 1830) is renowned for being one of the most prominent political and military leaders in the history of South America. Born in Venezuela, Bolivar played an instrumental role in the...
James K Polk Accomplishments Featured

10 Major Accomplishments of James K Polk

  James K Polk (1795 - 1849) was the eleventh President of the United States who served for a single term from 1845 to 1849. The presidency of Polk was dominated by an aggressive foreign...
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10 Major Accomplishments of Julius Caesar

  Gaius Julius Caesar (100 BC - 44 BC) was a Roman general and politician who is one of the most renowned figures of ancient Rome. He is considered one of the greatest military commanders...
Qing Dynasty Achievements Featured

10 Major Achievements of the Qing Dynasty of China

  The Qing dynasty, also known as the Manchu dynasty, ruled over China for a period of 268 years from 1644 to 1912. It was preceded by the Ming dynasty and followed by the Republic...
Eleanor Roosevelt Accomplishments Featured

10 Major Accomplishments of Eleanor Roosevelt

  Eleanor Roosevelt (1884 - 1962) was an American politician and activist who served as the First Lady of the United States during the presidency of her husband Franklin D. Roosevelt from March 1933 to...
Louis Pasteur Contribution Featured

10 Major Contributions of Louis Pasteur

  Louis Pasteur (1822 - 1895) was a French scientist, whose discoveries provided clear evidence relating germs to diseases, paving the way for a golden era in bacteriology in which the causes of many diseases...
James Monroe Accomplishments Featured

10 Major Accomplishments of James Monroe

  James Monroe (1758 - 1831) was the fifth President of the United States who served for two terms from 1817 to 1825. His presidency is most known for achievements in foreign affairs including the...

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10 Major Achievements of Oprah Winfrey

  Among the most successful global media leaders the world has witnessed, Oprah Winfrey has been an American Talk Show host, news anchor, television producer,...

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10 Major Accomplishments of Abraham Lincoln

  Abraham Lincoln is a very popular president among critics as well as the general public. In Surveys of scholars conducted since 1940, he has...