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Events of the day 23 April

William Shakespeare1564:

Was born William Shakespeare.

Vladimir Nabokov1889:

Was born Vladimir Nabokov.

1951:

Was born Paul Dugneanu.

1948:

Was born Mircea Goga.

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William Shakespeare1616:

Has died William Shakespeare.

William Wordsworth1950:

Has died William Wordsworth.

Miguel de Cervantes1616:

Has died Miguel de Cervantes.

Rupert Brooke1915:

Has died Rupert Brooke.

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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...

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...

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...


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Joe PantolianoJohn BunyanGeorge Horace GallupNiels BohrAime CesaireAshley MontaguIulia HasdeuJohn Quincy AdamsDumitru MatcovschiZaharia StancuIoana DraganSofocleRafael PalmeiroHenry JamesJoe Cocker