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John Dalton’s 10 Major Contributions And Accomplishments

  Born in September 1766, John Dalton was an English scientist who did pioneering work in the fields of chemistry and meteorology. He was the first to publish a paper on colour blindness and also...
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10 Major Accomplishments of Henry Ford

  Henry Ford (1863 – 1947) was an American industrialist who is most renowned for his path-breaking contributions to the automobile industry. After building an early horseless carriage, he ventured into the automobile business by...
Niels Bohr Contribution Featured

Niels Bohr’s 10 Major Contributions To Science

  Active in the nineteenth century, Niels Bohr (1885 - 1962) was a Nobel Prize winning Danish physicist who made several important contributions to science including his revolutionary model of the atom, complementarity principle, Copenhagen...
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10 Major Accomplishments of Nicolaus Copernicus

  Nicolaus Copernicus (1473 - 1543) was a Polish astronomer who is most famous for his contribution in establishing the heliocentric nature of the Solar System. His theory led to the Copernican Revolution, which is...
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10 Major Accomplishments of Charlemagne

  Charlemagne, or Charles the Great, was a powerful king who reunited most of Western Europe through his conquests. He was an able administrator and brought about economic reforms to bring prosperity in his kingdom....
Karl Marx Accomplishments Featured

Karl Marx’s 10 Major Contributions And Accomplishments

  Karl Marx (1818 – 1883) was a German philosopher, economist, journalist and revolutionary who is one of the most influential figures in history due to the impact of his theories on subsequent intellectual, economic...
John Locke Contributions Featured

John Locke’s 10 Major Contributions And Accomplishments

  John Locke (1632 – 1704) was an English philosopher whose works have had an enormous and profound influence on western philosophy. He is regarded as the founder of modern philosophical empiricism, a concept that...
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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 Isaac Newton

  Primarily active as a scientist in the second half of the seventeenth century, Sir Isaac Newton (1642 - 1727) was an English physicist and mathematician, who more than anyone else, led the world towards...
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10 Major Achievements of Tang Dynasty of China

  Tang Dynasty ruled China for a little less than three centuries during which China saw a period of progress and growth both militarily and culturally. Many great poets belong to the Tang era and...

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10 Major Accomplishments of Serena Williams

  Serena Williams (born September 26, 1981) is an American professional tennis player who is considered by many to be one of the greatest players...

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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...