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Enheduanna. Biography. Works, personal life

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 Külpe. Biography. Contributions

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. Biography, career, personal life

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. Biography. Works, personal life

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: Art...
Cristiano Ronaldo. Biography. Career, personal life

Cristiano Ronaldo – Famous Portuguese football player

Cristiano Ronaldo Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro (5 February 1985, Funchal, Madeira, Portugal) Nationality: Portugal Category: Athletes Occupation: Football (Soccer) Players Unique distinction: Playing position: Forward. Squad Number: 7. Height:...
Robert De Niro. Biography. Movies ant personal life

Robert de Niro – Two-time Academy Award-winning

Robert de Niro Robert Anthony De Niro Jr. (17 August 1943, New York) Nationality: United States of America, Italy Category: Celebrities Occupation:  Actors, Film Directors Unique distinction: Iconic Italian-American film...
Nicole Kidman. Biography. Movies. Personal life

Nicole Kidman – Academy Award-winning actress

Nicole Kidman Nicole Mary Kidman (20 June 1967, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA) Nationality: Australia Category: Celebrities Occupation:  Actors Genre: Thriller, Drama, Comedy Unique distinction: American and Australian actress, Oscar-winning star as best...
Charlize Theron. Biography. Films, personal life.

Charlize Theron – South African and American Academy Award-winning actress

Charlize Theron (August 7, 1975, Benoni, South Africa) Nationality: United States of America Category: Celebrities Occupation: Actors, Film Directors, Models Unique distinction: First African woman to win an...
Edouard Manet. Biography. Works and personal life.

Edouard Manet – One of the founders of Impressionism

Edouard Manet (23 January 1832, Paris, France 30 April 1883, 1883 Paris, France) (aged 51) Nationality: France Category: Art workers Occupation: Painters Specification:  Realism, Impressionism Unique distinction: Leading artist...
Magdalena Neuner. Biography. Contributions.

Magdalena Neuner – The youngest Triple-World Champion in biathlon

Magdalena Neuner Magdalena "Lena" Neuner (9 February 1987, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany) Nationality: Germany Category: Athletes Occupation: Biathlonists Unique distinction: The youngest triple-World Champion and Overall World Cup winner in biathlon...
Lionel Messi. Biography. Contributions. Persona life

Lionel Messi – One of the best Football Players in the World

Lionel Messi Lionel Andrés Messi (24 June 1987, Rosario, Santa Fe Province, Argentina) Nationality: Argentina Category: Athletes, Celebrities Occupation: Football (Soccer) Players Specification: Position - Attacking midfielder (right/centre). Shirt number:...
Peyton Manning. Biography. Contributions

Peyton Manning – One of the Best Football Players (NFL)

Peyton Manning Peyton Williams Manning (March 24, 1976, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA) Nationality: United States of America Category: Athletes Occupation: Football Players (USA) Unique distinction: One of the best...
Mark Zuckerberg. Biography. Achievements. Personal life.

Mark Zuckerberg – Co-Founder and President of Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg Mark Elliot "Zuck" Zuckerberg (May 14, 1984, White Plains, New York, USA) Nationality: United States of America Category: Leaders Occupation: Businessmen, Computer programmers, Inventors, Philanthropists Unique distinction: Co-Founder,...
Angela Merkel. Biography and contribution

Angela Merkel – First female Chancellor of Germany

Angela Merkel Angela Dorothea Kasner Born on 17 July 1954, Hamburg, West Germany Nationality: Germany Category: Leaders Occupation: Politicians Unique distinction: The first female Chancellor of Germany, the de...
Marilyn Monroe. Bijgraphy. Works, personal life

Marilyn Monroe – Hollywood’s ultimate superstar and legend

Marilyn Monroe born Norma Jeane Mortenson, baptized Norma Jeane Baker, Norma Jeane Dougherty, Norma Jeane DiMaggio (June 1, 1926, Los Angeles, California - August 5,...
Elton John. Biography, songs, personal life

Elton John – Famous Pop superstar and Composer

Elton John Sir Elton Hercules John born Reginald Kenneth Dwight ( March 25, 1947, Pinner, Middlesex, England) Nationality: United Kingdom Category: Celebrities Occupation: Singers, pianists, composers Unique distinction: The...
Oprah Winfrey. Biography, achievements and personal life

Oprah Winfrey – The most famous American television host

Oprah Winfrey Oprah Gail Winfrey (Lady O, Deepak Oprah - a send up of Deepak Chopra, a self-help guru) 29 January 1954, Kosciusko, Mississippi, USA Nationality: United...
Zoroaster. Biography. Contributions

Zoroaster – Founder of Zoroastrianism

Zoroaster Zoroaster (Latinized from Greek variants),  Zarathushtra (as he is called in the Avesta), Zartosht (Persian) (c.628 probably Rhages, Persia (now Iran) -  c.551 BC) (aged...
Joan of Arc. Biography

Joan Of Arc – National Heroine of France

Joan Of Arc, Joan of Lorraine, the Maid of Orleans. Patron Saint and national heroine of France.  Femail military leaderand a Catholic saint.
Thales. Biography. Contributions.

Thales – First Greek and Western philosopher and scientist

Thales Thales of Miletos (625/624 BC, Miletus, Asia Minor (Now Balat, Turkey) - 546/545 BC, Miletus, Asia Minor) Nationality: Greece Category: Votaries оf Spirit, Scientists Occupation: Philosophers Unique distinction:...
Melinda Gates, short biography and achievement

Melinda Gates – Co-chair of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

Melinda Gates born Melinda Ann French,  Melinda French Gates (August 15, 1964, Dallas, Texas, USA) Nationality: United States of America Category: Leaders Occupation: Philanthropists, Businessmen Unique distinction: Co-founder and co-chair...
Vitali Klitschko. Biography and achievements.

Vitali Klitschko – Famous Ukrainian boxer and politician

Vitali Klitschko Vitali Vladimirovich Klitschko July 19, 1971 Belovodsk, Kirghiz SSR, Soviet Union, now Kyrgyzstan) Nationality: Ukraine Category: Athletes Occupation: Boxers, Politicians Unique distinction: Klitschko is a three-time heavyweight world...
Dustin Hoffman. Biography. Personal life

Dustin Hoffman – Winner of two Academy Awards

Dustin Hoffman Dustin Lee Hoffman (8 August 1937, Los Angeles, CA, USA) Nationality: United States of America Category: Celebrities Occupation:  Actors Specification: Drama, Comedy Unique distinction: The Winner of two Academy Awards: Best...
Adriana Lima. Biography. Career, personal life

Adriana Lima – Brazilian Supermodel, Victoria’s Secret Angel

Adriana Lima Adriana Francesca Lima (June 12, 1981,  Salvador da Bahia, Brazil) Nationality: Brazil Category: Celebrities Occupation: Models, Actors Unique distinction: One of the most famous and in-demand models...