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David Eddings

Books reviewed Bibliography David Eddings is an American born author best know for his epic fantasy novels. The Belgariad and the Mallorean are his most loved works and two characters in particular; Belgarath the Sorcerer and Polgara the Sorceress have entered into fantasy folklore. Childhood and education David Eddings was born in Spokane, Washington on the 7th July 1931. The son of George Wayne and Theone Eddings spent his formative years in the Puget Sound area of Seattle, approximately 285 miles from Spokane. David Eddings attended the Everett Junior College between the years of 1950 and 1952 before enrolling at Reed College in Portland where he received a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1954.

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Samuel Slater Facts

The English-born American manufacturer Samuel Slater (1768-1835) built the first successful cotton mill in the United States, in 1790. Samuel Slater was born near Belper in Derbyshire on June 9, 1768, the son of a prosperous yeoman farmer. As a youth, Samuel demonstrated considerable skill as a mechanic, and in school he excelled in arithmetic. Apprenticeship in the Textile Trade The Slater farm was located near the river Derwent; the first spinning mill driven by water power was built in Cromford on the Derwent in 1771 by Jedediah Strutt and Richard Arkwright, the inventor of the water-frame spinner.

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Changing the Face of Medicine | Jane Cooke Wright

Dr. Jane Wright analyzed a wide range of anti-cancer agents, explored the relationship between patient and tissue culture response, and developed new techniques for administering cancer chemotherapy. By 1967, she was the highest ranking African American woman in a United States medical institution. Born in New York City in 1919, Jane Cooke Wright was the first of two daughters born to Corrine (Cooke) and Louis Tompkins Wright. Her father was one of the first African American graduates of Harvard Medical School, and he set a high standard for his daughters.

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Michael Jackson

PeopleNostalgiaCelebrityHistory & CultureCrime & ScandalVideo PeopleNostalgiaCelebrityHistory & CultureCrime & ScandalVideo Music Producer, Dancer, Songwriter, Singer (1958–2009) NameMichael JacksonOccupationMusic Producer, Dancer, Songwriter, SingerBirth DateAugust 29, 1958Death DateJune 25, 2009Place of BirthGary, IndianaPlace of DeathLos Angeles, CaliforniaAKAMichael JacksonNickname"King of Pop"Full NameMichael Joseph Jackson Michael Jackson enjoyed a chart-topping career both with the Jackson 5 and as a solo artist. He released the best-selling album in history, 'Thriller,' in 1982.

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Aristotle Quotes in Hindi अरस्तु के अनमोल विचार

Name Aristotle / अरस्तु Born 384 BC Died 322 BC at age of 61-62 years Nationality Greek Field Philosophy, Physics Achievement Plato के शिष्य और Alexander के गुरु, पश्चिमी दर्शनशास्त्र के प्रमुख व्यक्ति. Aristotle / अरस्तु Quote 1:All men by nature desire knowledge. In Hindi : मनुष्य प्राकृतिक रूप से ज्ञान कि इच्छा रखता है. Aristotle अरस्तु Quote 2:All paid jobs absorb and degrade the mind. In Hindi :सभी भुगतान युक्त नौकरियां दिमाग को अवशोषित और अयोग्य बनाती हैं. Aristotle अरस्तु Quote 3: Fear is pain arising from the anticipation of evil.

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Rick Famuyiwa

Rick Famuyiwa is a Nigerian citizen who is currently living in America as a film director across Hollywood. In addition to this he is also producer and writer by his profession. Making excellent work across the movies like The Wood in 1999 as well as brown Sugar in 2002 he raised his popularity among Hollywood. Because of his limited profile there is not clear information about his birth place and place of origin. His professional work also consist Talk to Me of the year 2007 as well as Dope that came in latest time within 2015. From 1999 his work and active presence made him to get appeared with clear vision within the industry and he belongs from Nigerian Immigrant family belonging.

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ALBERTO PANCORBO Born in the city of Soria (Spain) on the 18th of April of 1956 Pancorbo begins to paint from a very early age in his native city. At the age of 18 he transferred to the city of Barcelona with the ultimate goal to dedicate himself only to painting. In 1980 he became an exclusive artist of Sala Gaudi (Barcelona), which exposed his paintings for the first time in the international fair of art of Basiela (Swiss). He began a period of exhibitions in different cities of Spain and overseas. In many of these exhibitions he obtained numerous awards in various art contests.

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Stefanie Spielman Comprehensive Breast Center

The Stefanie Spielman Comprehensive Breast Center is home to a transdisciplinary, multimodality team of nationally renowned breast cancer experts, all singularly focused on preventing, detecting, treating and curing breast cancer. In this unique environment, breast cancer researchers and clinicians work closely together to deliver the latest innovations to every patient. At the Stefanie Spielman Comprehensive Breast Center, our team of experts, including specialists in medical oncology, surgical oncology, radiation oncology, imaging and breast reconstruction, meets with each patient and designs an individualized, comprehensive treatment plan.

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Amilcar Lopes Cabral | Guinean politician

Amílcar Lopes Cabral , (bornSeptember 12, 1924 ,Bafatá , Portuguese Guinea [now Guinea-Bissau]—diedJanuary 20, 1973 , Conakry, Guinea), agronomist, nationalist leader, and founder and secretary-general of theAfrican Party for the Independence of Guinea and Cape Verde(Partido Africano da Independência da Guiné e Cabo Verde; PAIGC), who helped leadGuinea-Bissauto independence. He was a leading African thinker of the 20th century. After receiving his early education inCape Verde , Cabral pursued university studies inLisbon , where he helped to found the Centro de Estudos Africanos, an association of Lusophone African students that included future Angolan presidentAgostinho Neto.

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Fidel Castro - IMDb

Fidel Alejandro Castro Ruz was born in Birán, Holguin Province, Cuba, the fifth of nine children of Ángel María Bautista Castro y Argiz, a plantation owner originally from Galicia, Spain, who operated a plantation in Cuba's Oriente Province. His mother, Lina Ruz González, was a servant in his father's home who bore Fidel out of wedlock (they later were married several years after Angel's first wife died). Known as a rebellious, loud, and troublesome child, Fidel was sent to a Jesuit boarding school in Santiago de Cuba, where he was often teased by his wealthier classmates who called him a "peasant.

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