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10 Interesting Facts About The Rialto Bridge

  The Rialto Bridge has a long history and it has seen various stages of development of Venice. Here are 10 interesting facts about this magnificent and popular bridge.   #1 It is the oldest bridge across...
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Harold Godwinson | 10 Facts About The English Emperor

  Harold Godwinson is known for providing the last stand against Duke William's invasion of England. He famously fought him for nine hours in the Battle of Hastings. Here are 10 interesting facts about the...
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10 Facts About The Bombing of Hiroshima And Nagasaki

  The United States used nuclear bombs on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki on 6th and 9th of August, 1945 respectively. It was the first use of nuclear weapons in wartime and till...
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10 Interesting Facts About Robert E. Lee

  Robert E Lee is well known for being the general of the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia in the American Civil War. He is revered by his supporters for his devotion to duty and...
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Diego Rivera | 10 Facts About The Mexican Muralist

  Diego Rivera is considered among the greatest Mexican artists. He is famous for creating murals that showed the struggles of the Mexican working class and indigenous Mexicans. His scandalous relationship with fellow Mexican artist...
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Harald Hardrada | 10 Facts About The Last Great Viking

  Harald Hardrada was the King of Norway for two decades in the middle of the eleventh century. He showed early signs of being a proficient military general and fought many battles during his lifetime....
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10 Facts About Karl Blossfeldt

  Karl Blossfeldt was a German photographer, who is famous for his path-breaking microphotography which was acclaimed worldwide after the release of his book Urformen der Kunst. Here are 10 facts about Karl Blossfeldt.   #1   Karl...
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Qin Shi Huang | 10 Facts About The First Emperor of China

  Qin Shi Huang is famous for being the ruler responsible for the unification of China. He took the title of the first emperor of Qin dynasty and ruled China from 220 to 210 BC....
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Hernan Cortes | 10 Facts About The Spanish Conquistador

  Hernan Cortes is famous for leading the expedition to modern-day Mexico which led to the fall of the Aztec Empire and was instrumental in the Spanish colonization of Americas. He is criticized for cruelly...
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Qin Dynasty | 10 Facts About China’s First Imperial Dynasty

  Qin dynasty was the first imperial dynasty of China. It was responsible for unifying China and laid the foundation for future empires. Here are 10 interesting facts about the reign and achievements of Qin...

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Ares | 10 Interesting Facts About The Greek God of War

  In Greek mythology, Ares is the god of war, bloodshed and violence. He was the son of Zeus and Hera, the King and Queen...

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Roy Lichtenstein | 10 Interesting Facts About The Pop Artist

  Pop art includes imagery from popular culture, such as, advertising, cartoons, news etc. as opposed to elitist culture. It was among the dominant art...