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10 Interesting Facts On Ancient Roman Soldiers

  Ancient Roman soldiers may be divided into two main types, legionaries and auxiliaries. The former were citizens of Rome while the latter were not. There were 12 major ranks which a Roman soldier could...
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Hatshepsut | 10 Facts About The Female Pharaoh of Egypt

  Hatshepsut ruled over ancient Egypt as the fifth pharaoh of the Eighteenth dynasty. Her reign lasted more than any other female King and Egyptologists consider her one of the most successful pharaohs. Here are...
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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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Frida Kahlo | 10 Facts About The Famous Mexican Artist

  Frida Kahlo is known worldwide as one of the most revolutionary self-portrait artists. She had a difficult life but produced some of the finest paintings ever created by a Latin American painter. She remains...
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10 Facts About The Ancient Mesopotamian Civilization

  Mesopotamia is a term used to refer to a historical region in western Asia within the Tigris–Euphrates river system. Though not certain, it is generally regarded as the place where human societies first emerged...
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William Wordsworth | 10 Facts On The Famous English Poet

  Active in late eighteenth and first half of the nineteenth century, William Wordsworth was an English poet who, along with Samuel Taylor Coleridge, launched the English Romantic movement in literature and changed the course...
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10 Interesting Facts On The Mekong River

  The Mekong River, formerly known as the Mae Nam Khong, is one of the most important rivers in the world running across six major South-East Asian nations. It originates in the Tibetan Plateau, moves...
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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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10 Facts About The Great Chilean Earthquake of 1960

  The 1960 Valdivia earthquake struck Chile on the afternoon of 22nd May 1960, causing widespread damage with Valdivia being the most affected city. Also known as the Great Chilean earthquake, it was a 9.5...
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Henry Hudson | 10 Facts On The Famous English Explorer

  Henry Hudson was an English explorer who was one of the most influential and renowned figures of the Age of Discovery, a term used to refer to extensive European overseas exploration from the end...

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10 Interesting Facts On The Mekong River

  The Mekong River, formerly known as the Mae Nam Khong, is one of the most important rivers in the world running across six major...

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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...