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Jefferson Davis | 10 Facts On The President of Confederacy

  Jefferson Davis had an eventful life in which he served as a soldier, became a senator of Congress, led the Confederate States of America during the American Civil War and was caught and imprisoned...
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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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10 Interesting Facts About The Ancient Greek Theatre

  Ancient Greek theatre, which thrived from around 550 BCE to 220 BCE, lay the foundations for theatre in the western world. Greek theatre may be traced to the festival of Dionysia in Athens, which...
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Ernest Rutherford | 10 Facts About The Famous Scientist

  Born in a large family with limited means, in New Zealand, Ernest Rutherford went on to become one of the leading scientists of the twentieth century. He is most famous for his model of...
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10 Interesting Facts About Harper Lee

  Nelle Harper Lee was an American novelist known worldwide as the author of To Kill a Mockingbird, considered one of the greatest books ever written. After her initial attempt to study law, she realized...
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10 Interesting Facts About Henri Rousseau

  Henri Rousseau is perhaps the most outstanding painter who never received a proper education in art. Although he was considered an unworthy artist by most critics and people during his lifetime, he is now...
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10 Interesting Facts About Johannes Gutenberg

  Johannes Gutenberg was a German goldsmith, printer and inventor who is most famous for his printing press which initiated the Printing Revolution and made books affordable for the common man for the first time....
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Paul Cezanne | 10 Interesting Facts About The French Painter

  Born on 19 January 1839, Paul Cezanne was a French Post-Impressionist painter. His work is said to have formed the bridge between late 19th century Impressionism and the dominant style in early 20th century,...
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Hernando de Soto | 10 Facts On The Spanish Explorer

  Hernando de Soto was a 16th century Spanish explorer and conquistador who is famous for being the first person to lead an expedition deep into the territory of United States and discovering several areas...
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Iguazu Falls | 10 Interesting Facts On The Famous Waterfalls

  Voted as one of the seven wonders of nature and considered the most beautiful waterfall in the world, Iguazu Falls is located in Argentina and Brazil. Here are 10 interesting facts about this amazing...

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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...