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10 Interesting Facts About The American Revolution

  The American Revolution was a major event in history which lasted from 1765 to 1783. It saw the Thirteen British colonies in North America successfully overthrowing British rule and gaining independence with the formation...
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William Wallace | 10 Facts About The Real Braveheart

  William Wallace was one of the most prominent leaders during the Wars of Scottish Independence. He led Scotland to a famous victory at the Battle of Stirling Bridge which made the Scots believe that...
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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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Thomas Becket | 10 Facts About The Murdered Saint

  Thomas Becket was the Archbishop of Canterbury who had a troubled relationship with King Henry II of England which ultimately led to him being murdered by knights of the emperor. Here are 10 interesting...
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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...
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10 Facts About John Logie Baird | Inventor of Television

  In the early 20th Century it was a dream of many scientists to create the television. Here are 10 facts about John Logie Baird, the Scottish engineer who realized this dream.   #1 Baird showed ingenuity...
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10 Interesting Facts About The Shang Dynasty of China

  Shang dynasty, also known as the Yin dynasty, ruled a part of China during the Bronze Age for around 550 years from probably 1600 BC to 1046 BC. It was founded by Tang of...
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10 Interesting Facts About William Blake

  Considered one of the greatest poets and printmakers in British history, William Blake was an English poet, painter and printmaker who remained largely unknown during his lifetime but rose to prominence about half a...
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Rosetta Stone | 10 Facts About The Key To Ancient Egypt

  The Rosetta Stone is a 112.3 cm high, 75.7 cm wide and 28.4 cm thick fragment of a larger stele of granodiorite igneous rock. It created a sensation when it was rediscovered in 1799...
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Battle of Vicksburg | 10 Facts On The Civil War Battle

  Battle of Vicksburg was fought during the American Civil War between Union Army of the Tennessee led by Maj. Gen. Ulysses S. Grant and Confederate Army of Mississippi led by Lt. Gen. John C....

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10 Facts About The Rwandan Genocide In 1994

  The Rwandan Genocide, more commonly known as the ‘Genocide against the Tutsi’ refers to the mass killings of Tutsi ethnic group, along with the...

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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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