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Michelangelo

Famous Gays throughout History

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Homosexuality has its roots as deep as that of human civilization and has been mentioned in many scripture and old historical works. The word ‘Gay’ was initially used to express gaudy or carefree and gradually&hellip

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General Dwight D. Eisenhower

Famous Generals of WWII

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Not always the prosperous and wealthy families produce great men who very often had come from unimpressive family backgrounds. The making of a general requires lot of time, effort, intelligence, and a bit of luck.&hellip

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British Museum

Famous Art Musuems

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The word ‘museum’ is derived from the Greek root ‘mouseion’ meaning the place of study or library. The earliest use of the word was for a library like the ‘British Library.’ According to the Museums&hellip

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Dmitri Mendeleev

Famous Chemists in History

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The earliest documentary record of the term ‘chemistry’ is traced to a decree of Emperor Diocletian in 296 AD proscribing chemistry and ordering to burn the Egyptian books on ‘chemeia’ relating to making gold or&hellip

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Charlie Chaplin

Famous Comedians of All Time

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The word ‘comedy’ originated from the Greek root ‘komos’ meaning ‘merry making’ + ‘aoidos’ meaning ‘singer.’ A comedian is a professional entertainer who entertains by telling amusing anecdotes, wordplay, or by acting in an engaging&hellip

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Johann Sebastian Bach

Famous Composers and Their Works

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More than formal education, it is the natural gift and the family background which makes an exceptional artist, particularly when it comes to music. Many great composers were born in musician families. Unlike many other&hellip

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Albert Einstein

Famous Vegans in History

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What are the odds that show how famous historical figures are certified vegans? More importantly, what are ‘vegans’? Certainly, an ordinary person would research what it means. Actually, the word ‘vegan’ is coined from the&hellip

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Leonardo Wilhelm DiCaprio

Famous Actors of All Time

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It is generally considered that a famous actor is the key to the success of a film, but no consensus has been reached on what is the key to the success of an actor. Many&hellip

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Kowloon Walled City

Famous Ghost Towns of the World

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A ghost town is any town which had been flourishing but was abandoned after the exhaustion of its natural resources or its main business activity like coal mining or gold exploration, etc. Other than the&hellip

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Christopher Lee as Dracula

Famous Movie Villains of All Time

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Villain’ and ‘antagonist’ are the literary terms which very often are treated as synonymous. They are, however, differentiated from one another in that an antagonist is in general opposition to the protagonist or hero. It&hellip

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John Adams

Famous Love Letters in History

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Historical and famous love letters are documented sentiments of great men. A review of these letters extends an opportunity to see through the inner person, the mind and soul of these great men. It is&hellip

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Kim Jong II

Famous Koreans in History

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Korea is an Asian peninsula extending into the sea, with China to the northwest, Japan to its east, and Taiwan to the south. The capital of North Korea is Pyongyang while that of South Korea&hellip

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JonBenet Ramsey

Famous Unsolved Murders

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Defined in different words by different legal systems, an unlawful, deliberate killing of a human being without any provocation is generally considered a murder. An unsolved murderis one in which the murder remains untraceable in&hellip

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Mount Tambora

Famous Volcanoes in the World

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A volcano is a pyramidical hillock; formed by the solidification of lava; the molten rock, oozing out of earth, under great pressure. Volcanoes are considered as extinct if they have no potential to erupt again,&hellip

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Lucky and Flo

Famous Dogs in History

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Did you know that dogs have essential traits that can turn a seemingly mythical situation into reality? Being descendants of the wolves, they have a strong sense of being a solid member of the pack&hellip

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