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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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Jasper Johns | 10 Facts About The American Artist

  Jasper Johns is an American artist whose work which laid the foundation for Pop artists like Andy Warhol. Among the most important artists of the twentieth century, Johns has created many famous works including...
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10 Interesting Facts About Frederick Douglass

  Frederick Douglass escaped from slavery and went on to become one of the leading African American figures of his time. He is famous for being a prominent leader in the campaigns against slavery and...
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7 Interesting Facts About Pistol Shrimp Or Snapping Shrimp

  #1 Pistol shrimp producing a sound loud enough to break glass jars The snapping shrimp or the pistol shrimp, which grows to only one or two inches, competes with much larger animals like the sperm...
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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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10 Interesting Facts About Constantine The Great

  Constantine I, who came to be known as Constantine the Great, was a Roman Emperor at the beginning of the 4th century, who won several important battles to reunite the Roman Empire under one...
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007 Interesting Facts About James Bond

  #001 The creator of Bond was an intelligence officer The character James Bond was created in 1953 by British author Ian Fleming. Ian was also an officer in the British naval intelligence and a journalist....
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10 Interesting Facts About William Blake

  Considered one of the greatest poets and printmakers in British history, William Blake was an English poet, painter and printmaker who remained largely unknown during his lifetime but rose to prominence about half a...
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10 Interesting Facts About The Columbian Exchange

  Columbian Exchange is a term coined by Alfred W. Crosby in his revolutionary book The Columbian Exchange which was published in 1972. The term refers to the widespread exchange of animals, plants, human populations,...
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David Unaipon | 10 Facts About The Australian Inventor

  David Unaipon was an aboriginal Australian who is famous for his inventions most prominently an improved mechanical sheep shearing hand tool. He applied for patents for as many as nineteen inventions and conceptualized the...

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Thoth | 10 Interesting Facts About The Egyptian God

  Thoth was an ancient Egyptian god of the moon, wisdom, writing, magic, judgment, balance and the dead. He was one of the earliest and...

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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...

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