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Wystan Hugh Auden1907:

Was born Wystan Hugh Auden.

Sacha Guitry1885:

Was born Sacha Guitry.

Betty Jane Whylie1931:

Was born Betty Jane Whylie.

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Baruch Spinoza1677:

Has died Baruch Spinoza.

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A priori - a posteriori

A priori - a posteriori

A priori - the term means before any experience, independent from any experience, from the earlier. This term is in close relationship with its opposite a posteriori , from experience, from the later. Both expressions are used in Philosophy and...

Phoenix bird

Phoenix bird

Quite often we hear around us being used the expression - "Reborn from the ashes as the Phoenix bird" and perhaps many times, we fail to make the connection between the depicted situation and expression – Phoenix bird. The word originates in the...

Bovarism

Bovarism

Bovarism is the term that denotes a person's state of discontent towards its own existence, constructing a fictitious personality to match his ideals. This alter ego of the person functions as a protection from too cruel world for which is not...