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The great Marco Polo Traveller and Explorer

Marco Polo Biography Marco Polo was an Italian traveler and explorer. He was born in 1254 in Venice and died in 1324, also in Venice. At...

Biography of St. Thomas Aquinas

St. Thomas Aquinas Nationality: Italy Born in..: Aquinas , 1225 He died in..: Priverno , 7-03-1274 St. Thomas Aquinas (born around 1225 in Aquino, near Naples,...

The legend of the Great Zeus

Zeus (in ancient Greek Ζεύς / Zeus, from the Indo-European root *dyēus, god of the sky). Is the king of the gods in Greek...

What is Turtle Island?

Country Haiti Location Caribbean Sea Area of 190 km². Coast 80 km The highest point... 459 m Population:Density 30.000 inhabitants. 2004, 160 inhabitants/km². Photo by Ubey Ahmed on Unsplash Tortuga Island...

Alan Turing: Biography of the man who deciphered Enigma

ALAN TURING - British mathematician Alan Turing anticipated the programming of the first computers with his "Turing machine". During World War II, he deciphered the...

Tutankhamun: short biography, dates, quotes

Tutankhamun - The Egyptian pharaoh Tutankhamun was born on January 1, 1357 B.C. in Thebes, Egypt. He died on January 1, 1338 B.C. He...

Zoroastrianism, the mysterious religion that changed the West

Zarathustrareligious reformer of Persia, also known as Zoroaster. Annelies Geneyn of Unsplash Brief biography of Zarathustra - Zarathustra (also called Zoroaster) is a great thinker of...

Thales of Miletus : Biography of the Greek philosopher and mathematician

Thales of Miletus Thales of Miletus - Considered the first Greek philosopher, Thales of Miletus is a figure of astronomy and mathematics. It is at the...

Sophocles: biography of the playwright, author of the play Antigone

Sophocles - An ancient Greek playwright, Sophocles is the author of Greek tragedies that have spanned the centuries, such as the plays Antigone, King...

Saul king of Israel

Saul (in Jewish: שָׁאוּל בֶּן קִישׁ? Saul HaMelec, "King Saul - in Arabic: طالوت, Talut or in Arabic: שאול, Sha'ul) is a biblical figure,...