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Diego Rivera | 10 Facts About The Mexican Muralist

  Diego Rivera is considered among the greatest Mexican artists. He is famous for creating murals that showed the struggles of the Mexican working class and indigenous Mexicans. His scandalous relationship with fellow Mexican artist...
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10 Interesting Facts About The Attack On Pearl Harbor

  On the 7th of December 1941, Japan conducted a surprise attack against the US naval base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii which damaged all their 8 battleships and killed more than two thousand Americans. 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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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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Jasper Johns | 10 Facts About The American Artist

  Jasper Johns is an American artist whose work which laid the foundation for Pop artists like Andy Warhol. Among the most important artists of the twentieth century, Johns has created many famous works including...
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Robert Hooke | 10 Facts About The English Scientist

  Robert Hooke was an English scientist most famous for Hooke's Law of Elasticity and for being the first to extensively use the microscope for scientific exploration thus discovering the building block of life, cell....
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Paul Klee | 10 Interesting Facts About The Famous Painter

  Paul Klee is considered as one of the best artists to come out of Germany and perhaps the most inventive artist of the twentieth century. Know more about the life and artwork of Paul...
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10 Interesting Facts About Benjamin Banneker

  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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Summary of the French Revolution

  The French Revolution was a watershed event in human history which lasted for around a decade from 5th May 1789 to 9th November 1799. Caused primarily due to a financial crisis, it began with...

Hera | 10 Interesting Facts About The Greek Goddess

  Hera was the Ancient Greek goddess of women, marriage, family and childbirth. She was one of the most prominent figures in Greek mythology and there are numerous myths featuring her. Hera was swallowed by...

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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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