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Gheorghe Blanaru1933:

Was born Gheorghe Blanaru.

Jack Henry Abbott1944:

Was born Jack Henry Abbott.

Geena Davis1956:

Was born Geena Davis.

Placido Domingo1941:

Was born Placido Domingo.

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George Moore1933:

Has died George Moore.

George Orwell1950:

Has died George Orwell.

Vladimir Ilici Lenin1924:

Has died Vladimir Ilici Lenin.

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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...