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Joan Miro | 10 Facts About The Surrealist Painter

  Born on 20 April 1893 in Barcelona, Joan Miro i Ferra was an internationally acclaimed Catalan Spanish painter. Known for his work in the Surrealism art movement and for being a forefather of the...
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Julian Opie | 10 Facts About The British Visual Artist

  Julian Opie rose in the art scene in the 1980s and today he is one of the leading contemporary artists in the world. Opie is famous for his minimally detailed artwork and for integrating...
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10 Interesting Facts About The Han Dynasty of China

  Han dynasty gets its name from the city of Hanzhong, which is named after Han River, the biggest tributary of Yangtze River. Han dynasty was the second imperial dynasty of China. It was preceded...
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Giovanni da Verrazzano | 10 Facts About The Explorer

  Giovanni da Verrazzano was a Florentine explorer who was first to land on the Atlantic coast of North America. Although not much is known about his personal life, he had an interesting career which...
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10 Interesting Facts About William The Conqueror

  William the Conqueror (or William I) ruled over England for twenty one years and over Normandy for fifty two. He became Duke of Normandy in his childhood and later carried out the audacious conquest...
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Emily Dickinson | 10 Facts On The Great American Poet

  Emily Dickinson lived an introverted life and most of her friendships were formed through correspondence. During her life she was known as an eccentric and few people knew of her immense talent. It was...
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10 Interesting Facts About The Harlem Renaissance

  Harlem Renaissance was an African American cultural, social and artistic movement which peaked in the 1920s. Centered at the Harlem neighborhood in New York City, the movement spread through the United States and reached...
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Millau Viaduct | 10 Facts On The Tallest Bridge In The World

  With a structural height of 343 m, Millau Viaduct is famous as the tallest bridge in the world. It is also renowned for its design, which was considered impossible to construct on its inception,...
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David Hockney | 10 Facts About the Famous British Artist

  David Hockney is renowned world over as one of the leading artists of the twentieth century. Considered a prominent figure in the history of British art, Hockney is also known as an important painter...
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Battle of Yorktown | 10 Facts About The Historic Battle

  The Battle of Yorktown was one of the most important battles of the American Revolutionary War. It took place in 1781 and ended with American and French forces, led by George Washington and Comte...

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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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