Accomplishments

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

10 Major Accomplishments of Sir Francis Drake

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  Sir Francis Drake was an English explorer who is most famous for his circumnavigation of the earth which made him the first Englishman to circumnavigate the globe in a single expedition. He paved the...
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10 Major Accomplishments of Galileo Galilei

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  Galileo Galilei (1564 - 1642) was an Italian astronomer and scientist who launched the scientific revolution and is widely considered the father of modern science. He was a prolific inventor who is credited with...
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10 Major Achievements of the Zhou Dynasty of China

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  The Zhou era (1046 BC - 256 BC) lasted for 790 years making Zhou dynasty the longest reigning dynasty in Chinese history. Most of the great Chinese philosophers, including Confucius, were active in the...
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10 Major Accomplishments of John Quincy Adams

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  John Quincy Adams (1767 - 1848) served as U.S. ambassador to several countries under various presidents, including his father John Adams, before becoming Secretary of State under President James Monroe. He is considered one...
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10 Major Achievements of Mahatma Gandhi

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  Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (1869 - 1948), popularly known as Mahatma ("Great Soul") Gandhi, was an Indian political leader who led his country to independence from the British Empire. He began his career as a...
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10 Major Accomplishments of Nicolaus Copernicus

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  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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Ernest Rutherford’s 10 Major Contributions To Science

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  Ernest Rutherford was a New Zealand-born British physicist who was among the leading scientists of the twentieth century. He made a paramount contribution to the sciences of Physics and Chemistry through his study of...
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10 Major Accomplishments of Augustus Caesar

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  Augustus Caesar, also known as Octavian, reigned over the Roman Empire for 41 years from 27 BC till his death in 14 AD. He ended a period of lengthy civil wars in the Roman...
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10 Major Accomplishments of Andrew Jackson

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  Andrew Jackson rose to national prominence as Major General in the War of 1812. He successfully led American forces in several battles during his career, most prominently in the Battle of New Orleans. Andrew...
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10 Major Achievements of Shang Dynasty of China

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  The Shang dynasty ruled a part of China, probably from around 1600 BC to 1046 BC, with its empire being centered in North China Plain. Though Shang era had been mentioned in ancient Chinese...

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