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Amusing Facts About Manga Comics

Amusing Facts About Manga Comics

May 23, 2019

Manga is made from “man” and “ga”. “Man” simply means human/man, while “ga” means whimsical or crazy. There is a manga about Jesus and Buddha living together as roommates in Tokyo. It is called “Saint Young Men”. Both are vacationing and trying to understand the Japanese society. They are hiding in the guise of young […]

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Electrifying Facts About Pink Floyd

Electrifying Facts About Pink Floyd

May 4, 2019

Pink Floyd played at a concert with no audience in Pompeii, 1971. This was the very first performance to occur in Pompeii since the 79 AD eruption of Mount Vesuvius. The Wall album by Pink Floyd was an endless loop album that can be played forever. It last song ends with “Isn’t this where…” and […]

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Incredibly True Facts About Steve Jobs

Incredibly True Facts About Steve Jobs

May 4, 2019

When Jobs and Wozniak made the game Breakout for Atari, Jobs lied to Wozniak and said that Atari gave him $700, however, Atari had given Jobs $5000. Wozniak could only take home $350 because of Job’s lie. When Apple gave employee numbers, Steve Jobs was offended that Apple gave him employee number 2 and Wozniak […]

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Elvis Presley Facts

Facts About Elvis Presley

April 23, 2019

Elvis Presley had a twin. Jesse Presley was a stillborn identical twin of Elvis Presley. Both were born in their parents’ two room house in East Tupelo. Elvis bought Graceland for $102,500 when he was 22. Elvis Presley served in the army when he was 23-year-old. The event got major media coverage. He attended the […]

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Facts About Beethoven

Melodic Facts About Beethoven

April 20, 2019

1. His first performance was at age of 7. However, his father claimed that he was 6 years old, to build the appearance of having a child of extraordinary calibre. 2. Beethoven never married but fell in love many times. He fell in love with a young countess named Julie Guicciardi, but was forbidden from […]

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Weirdest Albert Einstein Facts You Will Ever Hear

Weirdest Albert Einstein Facts You Will Ever Hear

April 17, 2019

Einstein could not speak until the age of three. He himself told the same to his biographer. He was offered to become Israel’s President When the first President of Israel Chaim Weizmann died in 1952, Einstein was asked to become the President of Israel. He could have become the second president of Israel. However, Einstein […]

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Facts About Thomas Barnardo

Facts About Thomas Barnardo

February 27, 2019

Thomas Barnardo was an Irish philanthropist, who helped improve the lives of thousands of poor children. Today the foundation set up by him in 1860 to help the homeless and poor children has taken in more than 60,000 children. Read on for some moving information and facts about Thomas Barnardo. Barnardo was born in Ireland […]

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Facts About Georges Seurat

Facts About Georges Seurat

January 30, 2019

Geoges Seurat (1859 – 1891) was a French painter known for inventing painting techniques known as chromoluminarism and pointillism. His work was not just artistically intriguing but also appealed mathematical and scientific minds. He was a key influencer of the 19th century paintings and also initiated Neo-impressionism. Read on for interesting facts on Georges Seurat. […]

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Facts About Thomas Clarkson

Facts About Thomas Clarkson

January 28, 2019

Thomas Clarkson (1760 – 1846) was the first ambassador and promoter of the first anti-trafficking campaign that lasted from 1787 to 1807. After helping eliminate slavery from the British Empire, Thomas Clarkson also took the initiative to eliminate slavery from the rest of the world. Committee for the Abolition of the African Slave Trade In […]

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Facts About Sir Edmund Barton

Facts About Sir Edmund Barton

January 21, 2019

Sir Edmund Barton (January 18, 1849 – January 7, 1920) was an Australian politician and the first prime minister of the federal government. He was a judge of the High Court and the maker of the White Australia policy. Read on for interesting facts on Sir Edmund Barton. Early life and education Sir Edmund Barton […]

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Facts about Catherine of Aragon

Facts About Catherine Of Aragon

October 5, 2018

Catherine of Aragón was the last child born to the two ruling rulers of Spain, King Ferdinand of Aragon (1452 – 1516) and Queen Isabella of Castile (1451 – 1504). She was believed to have been brave and stubborn, and even in death refuses to accept her husband’s treachery as just. Here are some interesting […]

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Thomas Cranmer Facts

Thomas Cranmer Facts

October 5, 2018

Thomas Cranmer was the Archbishop of Canterbury and played a crucial role in the formation of the basic structures of the Church of England. He was one of the most influential religious leaders. He lived during the reign of Henry VIII, Edward VI and Mary I. Learn more Thomas Cranmer facts, history, biography, life, religious […]

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