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Events of the day 19 April

Gustav Fechner1801:

Was born Gustav Fechner.

Sven Hassel1917:

Was born Sven Hassel.

1951:

Was born Patrel Berceanu.

1958:

Was born Marie-Jeanne Jutea.

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Charles Darwin1882:

Has died Charles Darwin.

Konrad Adenauer1967:

Has died Konrad Adenauer.

George Gordon Byron1824:

Has died George Gordon Byron.

Octavio Paz1998:

Has died Octavio Paz.

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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...

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...

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...


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