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Biography of Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela (1918 – 2013) was a South African political activist who spent over 20 years in prison for his opposition to the apartheid regime;…

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Biography of Abraham Lincoln

“With malice toward none; with charity for all; with firmness in the right, as God gives us to see the right, let us strive on…

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Biography of Martin Luther King Jr

Martin Luther King Jr was one of America’s most influential civil rights activists. His passionate, but non-violent protests, helped to raise awareness of racial inequalities…

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Biography of Mahatma Gandhi

Mahatma Gandhi was a prominent Indian political leader who campaigned for Indian independence. He employed non-violent principles and peaceful disobedience. He was assassinated in 1948,…

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Biography Augustus Caesar

Augustus Caesar (63 BC-AD 14) – First Emperor of Rome. Known as Octavius (or Octavian) until he was 35, in a divisive civil war, Caesar…

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Biography of Julius Caesar

Julius Caesar was a Roman general who conquered vast areas of land in the region of Gaul. This significantly expanded the Roman Empire and accelerated…

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Biography of Napoleon Bonaparte

Napoleon Bonaparte, (15 August 1769–5 May 1821) later known as Emperor Napoleon I, was a French military and political leader who is considered one of…

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Biography of Umar Ibn Al-Khattab

Umar Ibn Al-Khattab (586 – 684) The Second Muslim Caliph, Umar played a key role in the expansion of Islam following the death of the…

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Biography of Emperor Qin Shi Huang

Qin Shi Huang (Ying Zheng) (260-210 BC) – Emperor of the first unified state of China. From an early age, he was King of the state…

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Biography of Alexander the Great

Alexander the Great (356 BC – 323 BC) was perhaps the greatest military commander of all time. During one decade, he conquered all of the…

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