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Harold Godwinson | 10 Facts About The English Emperor

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  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 Interesting Facts About The Rialto Bridge

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  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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10 Facts About The Bombing of Hiroshima And Nagasaki

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  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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King Khufu | 10 Facts On The Builder of The Great Pyramid

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  Khufu, also known by his Greek name Cheops, was a pharaoh of ancient Egypt who is famous all over the world as the person who built perhaps the most famous structure in history. Khufu's...
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10 Interesting Facts About Benjamin Banneker

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  Benjamin Banneker was an African American intellectual who constructed a wooden clock; predicted the solar eclipse of 1789; was an almanac author, a rare achievement for his time; and possessed advanced knowledge of astronomy...
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David Unaipon | 10 Facts About The Australian Inventor

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  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 Interesting Facts About The Indus Valley Civilization

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  Indus Valley¬†Civilization¬†(IVC), also known as Harappan Civilization after its first find-spot Harappa, was the largest of the four great ancient civilizations. It covered an area consisting of most of modern Pakistan, a significant part...
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Millau Viaduct | 10 Facts On The Tallest Bridge In The World

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  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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10 Facts About The Great Chilean Earthquake of 1960

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  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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Nefertiti | 10 Facts On Ancient Egypt’s Iconic Queen

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  Nefertiti was a queen in Ancient Egypt who is world renowned for her beauty. She was one of the most powerful women in ancient times and was very influential during her husband's reign. It...

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