Michael Schumacher, Biography. Contributions

Michael Schumacher – The best Formula 1 (F1) driver

Michael Schumacher (3 January 1969, Hürth-Hermülheim, West Germany) Nationality: Germany Category: Athletes Occupation: Racecar drivers Unique distinction: The best Formula 1 (F1) driver of his era Height: 5' 8½" (1.74...
Irnerius. The First lawyer. Biography. Contributions, personal life

Irnerius – Italian Lawyer and cofounder of the University of Bologna

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Franz Brentano. Biography. Contributions.

Franz Brentano – Predecessor of phenomenology and founder of act psychology

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Zigmund Freud. Biography and works

Sigmund Freud – Founder of Psychoanalysis

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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, 1962,...
Vitali Klitschko. Biography and achievements.

Vitali Klitschko – Famous Ukrainian boxer and politician

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Azim Hashim Premji. Biography, achievements and personal life

Azim Hashim Premji – Indian businessman and one of the leading philanthropists in the...

Azim Hashim Premji  Born 24 July 1945, Bombay (Mumbai), India (age 74) Nationality: India Category: Leaders Occupation: Businessmen, IT & Software Entrepreneurs, Philanthropists. Unique distinction: Chairman of Wipro Limited,...
Vincent van Gogh. Short Biography

Vincent van Gogh – One of the Greatest Painters in History

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Alexander the Great. Biography, achievements, personal life

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

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Madonna – Most successful female pop singer of all time

Madonna Birth name Madonna Louise Ciccone (16 August, 1958, Bay City, Michigan, USA) Nationality: United States of America Category: Celebrities Occupation: Singers, Actress, Songwriter Specification: Pop-music, rock, dance Unique distinction:...
Dustin Hoffman. Biography. Personal life

Dustin Hoffman – Winner of two Academy Awards

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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.