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William Stern – Founder of Personalistic Psychology

William Stern William Lewis (Louis) Stern (29 April, 1871, Berlin, Germany – 27 March 1938, Durham, USA) Nationality: Germany Category: Scientists Occupation: Philosophers, Psychologists Specification: Personalistic Psychology, Differential psychology, Legal psychology Unique distinction:...

Sigmund Freud – Founder of Psychoanalysis

Sigmund Freud Sigismund Shlomo Freud (May 6, 1856, Freiberg, Austro-Hungary (now Příbor, Czech Republic) - September 23, 1939, London, England) (aged 83) Nationality: Austria Category: Scientists Occupation: Psychiatrists,...

Ellis Paul Torrance – Father of Modern Creativity

Ellis Paul Torrance (October 8, 1915, Milledgeville, Georgia  - July 12, 2003, Athens, GA) (Aged 87) Nationality: United States of America Category: Scientists Occupation: Psychologists Specification: Psychology of Creativity Unique distinction:...

Alexander the Great – One of the most successful military leader in history

Alexander the Great Alexander III of Macedon, Alexandros Philippou Makedonon (20/21 July 356 BC, Pella, Macedonia — June 10/13, 323 BC, Babylon) (aged 33) Nationality: Macedonia Category:...

Wilhelm Wundt – Founder of experimental and cultural psychology

Wilhelm Wundt Wilhelm Maximilian (Max) Wundt (August 16, 1832, Nekarau, near Mannheim, Baden -31 August 1920, Großbothen near Leipzig, Germany) Nationality: Germany Category: Scientists Occupation:  Physiologists, Psychologists Specification: Experimental psychology Unique...

Muhammad – Founder of Islam

Muhammad Mohammed, Mohamet, Muhammed Abu al-Qasim Muḥammad ibn Abd Allah ibn Abd al-Muttalib ibn Hashim ibn Abd Manaf ibn Qusai ibn Kilab (April 20, са. 570,...

Anaximander – Founder of Cosmology and Hylozoism

Anaximander Anaximander of Miletos (610/609 BC Miletus, Asia Minor (Now Balat, Turkey) -546/540 BC, Miletus, Asia Minor) Nationality: Greece Category: Votaries оf Spirit Occupation: Milesian school, Philosophers Unique distinction:...

Gian Bernini – One of the greatest Italian sculptor and architect

Gian Bernini Gian (Giovanni) Lorenzo Bernini ( 7 December 1598, Naples, Italy — 28 November 1680, Rome) (aged 81) Nationality: Italy Category: Art workers Occupation: Architects, Sculptors, Painters Specification: Italian...

Enheduanna – First female poet and author in history

Enheduanna Enheduana, En-hedu-ana (ca. 2285-2250 B.C.E. City of Ur, Sumeria) Nationality: Iraq Category: Art workers Occupation: Poets, Writers, Priestess Unique distinction: The first writer and poet in the history,...

Oswald Kulpe – Founder of the Würzburg school

Oswald Kulpe (August 3, 1862, Kandau, Courland, Germany, now Kandava, Latvia) - December 30, 1915, Munich, Germany) (aged 53 ) Nationality: Germany Category: Scientists Occupation:  Psychologists Specification: Wurzburg school,...

Teresa Scanlan – Miss America 2011

Teresa Scanlan (February 6, 1993, Colton, California, USA) Nationality: United States of America Category: Celebrities Occupation: Models Unique distinction: Miss Southeast 2010, Miss Nebraska 2010 ( youngest Miss...

Michelangelo – Giant of the High Renaissance

Michelangelo Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni (March  6, 1475 Caprese, near Arezzo, Tuscany, Italy – Feb 18, 1564  Rome, Papal States, Italy) (aged 88) Nationality: Italy Category:...

Classical and modern creativity  techniques

Matrix of the main creativity techniques I. Three pillars of  activating creativity 1. Classical Brainstorming (Alex Osborn). 2. Synectics (William Gordon). 3. Morphological Analysis (Fritz Zwicky). 1. Classical brainstorming 1.1....

Maria Sharapova – Famous Russian Tennis Player

Maria Sharapova Maria Yuryevna Sharapova (April 19, 1987, Nyagan, Tyumen Oblast, Russia (Siberian Region) Nationality: Russia Category: Athletes Occupation: Tennis Players, Models Unique distinction: The first Russian to win...

Pierre de Fermat – One of the greatest mathematicians of all times

Pierre de Fermat (17 August, 1601 (or 1608), Beaumont-de-Lomagne, France -12 January 1665, Castres, France) Nationality: France Category: Scientists Occupation: Lawyers, Mathematics Unique distinction: One of the greatest...

Joy Paul Guilford – One of the founders of the Psychology of Creativity

Joy Paul Guilford (March 7, 1897, Marquette, Nebraska, USA – November 26, 1987, Los Angeles) (Aged 90) Nationality: United States of America Category: Scientists Occupation: Psychologists Specification:  Psychology of Creativity, Applied...

Johann Friedrich Herbart – Founder of Pedagogy

Johann Friedrich Herbart (May 4, 1776 Oldenburg, Germany - August 14, 1841 Göttingen, Hanover, Germany) (age 65) Nationality: Germany Category: Scientists Occupation: Educators, Philosophers, Psychologists Specification: Empirical psychology,...

Edward Titchener – Founder of Structural Psychology

Edward Titchener Edward Bradford Titchener (11 January 1867, Chichester , Sussex, England - 3 August 1927, Ithaca, New York , USA) (aged 60) Nationality: United Kingdom,...

Galileo – The father of Modern Science

Galileo Galileo Galilei. Galileo di Vincenzo Bonaiuti de' Galilei (15 February 1564, Pisa, Duchy of Florence, Italy - 8 January 1642, Arcetri, Grand Duchy of...

Vincent van Gogh – One of History’s Greatest Painters

Vincent van Gogh Vincent Willem van Gogh (30 March, 1853, Groot-Zundert, Netherlands - July 29, 1890, Auvers-sur-Oise near Paris, France) (aged 37) Nationality: Netherlands Category: Art workers Occupation:...

Fyodor Dostoyevsky – The greatest psychologists in the world literature

Fyodor Dostoyevsky Fyodor Mikhaylovich Dostoyevsky (November 11, 1821, Moscow, Russia – February 9, 1881, Saint Petersburg, Russia) (aged 59) Nationality: Russia Category: Art workers Occupation: Writers Unique distinction: One...

Johann Sebastian Bach – The Great German Composer

Johann Sebastian Bach (March 21, 1685, Eisenach, Thuringia, Ernestine Saxon Duchies (now Germany)  – July 28, 1750 Leipzig, Germany) (Age 65) Nationality: Germany Category: Art workers Occupation:...

Goethe – The great German Poet

Goethe Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe (28 August 1749, Frankfurt am Main, Holy Roman Empire (now Germany) – 22 March 1832 Weimar, Duchy of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach, Germany) (aged...

Usain Bolt – The fastest man on Earth

Usain Bolt Usain St. Leo Bolt ( 21 August 1986, Trelawny, Jamaica) Nationality: Jamaica Category: Athletes Occupation: Runners Unique distinction: The fastest man on earth, the 100m World record...