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Rene Descartes | 10 Facts On The Famous French Philosopher

  Rene Descartes is widely regarded as the father of modern western philosophy. Apart from being a leading philosopher, he also played a key role in the development of mathematics by being a pioneer of...
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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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Akhenaten | 10 Facts On Ancient Egypt’s Monotheist Pharaoh

  Akhenaten is one of the most famous pharaohs of Ancient Egypt. Also known as Amenhotep IV, he ruled over Egypt for seventeen years during fourteenth century BC. Here are 10 interesting facts about the...
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10 Interesting Facts About The Ancient Egyptian God Anubis

  Anubis is an Ancient Egyptian God who is most closely associated with death, the afterlife and the mummification process. In ancient Egyptian religion, he is mostly depicted as a canine or a man with...
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10 Interesting Facts About The Historic London Bridge

  Bridges known as London Bridge have a long history with several bridges being built over the years across the River Thames between the City of London and Southwark, in central London. The earliest such...
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W. B. Yeats | 10 Facts About The Great Irish Poet

  William Butler Yeats was a leading figure of 20th century literature who remains Ireland's most famous poet. He was the most influential figure of Irish Literary Revival and among other things co-founded the Abbey...
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Ramses II | 10 Facts About The Great Egyptian Pharaoh

  Ramses II, or Ramesses II, ruled Egypt during 13th century B.C. and is regarded by many as the most powerful pharaoh of the Egyptian Empire due to which he is also known as Ramses...
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Simon Bolivar | 10 Facts On The Famous South American Leader

  Known as El Libertador (The Liberator), Simon Bolivar was a Venezuelan military and political leader who is renowned for playing the leading role in many Latin American countries achieving independence. Born in a wealthy...
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10 Interesting Facts About The Pharaohs of Ancient Egypt

  Pharaoh is the title used today to refer to the kings of ancient Egypt. The term was not used in Egypt for the king for more than one and a half millennia from the...
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Augustus | 10 Facts About The First Roman Emperor

  Born Gaius Octavius and also known as Octavian, Augustus Caesar is famous for transforming the Roman Republic, marred by civil wars, into a stable monarchic Empire which would last for around 1400 years. Rising...

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Isis | 10 Interesting Facts About The Egyptian Goddess

  Isis was an ancient Egyptian goddess who was one of the most worshiped deities in Egyptian culture. The origin of Isis can be traced...

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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...