Nicolaus Copernicus. Biography, contributions, personal life

Nicolaus Copernicus – Creator of the heliocentric model of Universe

Nicolaus Copernicus Name at birth: Niclas Kopernik (19 February 1473,Toruń (Thorn), Royal Prussia, Kingdom of Poland - 24 May 1543, Frombork (Frauenburg), East Prussia) (aged 70) Nationality:...
Alex Rodriguez. Biography. Personal life

Alex Rodriguez – One of the best Baseball Players of all time

Alex Rodriguez Alexander Emmanuel Rodriguez (July 27, 1975, New York City, New York, USA) Nationality: United States of America Category: Athletes Occupation: Baseball Players Specification: Positions - Shortstop,Third baseman, #13 Unique...
Wilhelm von Humboldt. Biography. Contributions

Wilhelm von Humboldt – One of the Founders of Linguistics

Wilhelm von Humboldt Friedrich Wilhelm Christian Karl Ferdinand Freiherr von Humboldt (22 January 1767, Potsdam, Prussia, Germany -  8 April 1835, Tegel, near Berlin, Germany) Nationality: Germany Category:...
Gian Bernini. Biography, works, personal life

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...
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe. Biography

Goethe – The great German Poet and the key figure of European Culture

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...
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...
Hermann von Helmholtz. Biography, contributions, personal life

Hermann von Helmholtz – One of the greatest scientists of the XIX century

Hermann von Helmholtz Hermann Ludwig Ferdinand von Helmholtz (August 31, 1821, Potsdam, Kingdom of Prussia - September 8, 1894, Charlottenburg, Germany) Nationality: Germany Category: Scientists Occupation: Physiologists, Psychologists,...
Benazir Bhutto. Biography, career, personal life

Benazir Bhutto – The First Woman to Head an Islamic State

Benazir Bhutto (21 June 1953, Karachi, Dominion of Pakistan- 27 December 2007 Rawalpindi, Punjab, Pakistan) (aged 54) Nationality: Pakistan Category: Leaders Occupation: Politicians Unique distinction: The first woman...
Woody Allen. Films ans Personal life

Woody Allen – One of America’s Leading Filmmakers

Woody Allen Allan Stewart Konigsberg (December 1, 1935, Brooklyn, NY) Nationality: United States of America Category: Celebrities Occupation: Film Directors, Actors Unique distinction: He is a film genius, one...
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...
Wilhelm Wundt. Biography and works

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...
Bill Gates. Biography, net worth, personal life

Bill Gates – Co-founder and first Chairman of Microsoft

Bill Gates William Henry Gates III (October 28, 1955 Seattle, Washington,  USA) Nationality: United States of America Category: Leaders Occupation:  Businessmen, Philanthropists Unique distinction: Co-Founder and Chairman of Microsoft Corporation, Co-Founder...