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Events of the day 17 August

Ibrahim Babangida1941:

Was born Ibrahim Babangida.

Robert De Niro1943:

Was born Robert De Niro.

Mae West1893:

Was born Mae West.

Ted Hughes1930:

Was born Ted Hughes.

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Conrad Aiken1973:

Has died Conrad Aiken.

Ioan Slavici1925:

Has died Ioan Slavici.

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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...

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...

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...