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Who is Hammurabi? Facts about hammurabi and Babylonian Empire: Hammurabi was the sixth king of Babylon (BC 1793 – 1750 BC). Hammurabi conquered the Sumerians and Akkadians, becoming the first king of the Babylonian Empire. Thus, Babylon established hegemony on Mesopotamia. It is a misconception that many people are given the title of the first legislator according ..

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Bob Marley

Wik’s Quotes of famous people alphabetic list Who is Bob Marley (Robert Nesta “Bob” Marley)? About Bob Marley’s life, Best Quotes of Bob Marley: Robert Nesta “Bob” Marley (February 6, 1945 – May 11, 1981) is a jamaican reggae artist. Bob Marley is considered to be a reggae legend with over 130 tracks, hundreds of songs each of ..

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Marilyn Monroe

Wik’s Quotes of famous people alphabetic list Who is Marilyn Monroe (Norma Jeane Baker)? About Marilyn Monroe’s life, Best Quotes of Marilyn Monroe: Marilyn Monroe (d., Norma Jeane Mortenson, June 1, 1926 – August 5, 1962) is an American actress and model. Known for playing “stupid blonde” characters in comedy movies, he was one of the most ..

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difference between jungle and forest

Wik’s What is the difference between “x” and “y” alphabetic list What is the difference between Jungle and Forest? The word jungle begins with the word jangala, which means “barren, rarely a tree-growing zone” in Sanskrit. From here, Indians turn into jangal word meaning “desert, forest, barren soil, unplanted soil“. In the colonial years (1776), probably ..

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What is Karate? Facts about karate and karate rules Karate is an abbreviated term commonly used for unarmed warfare karate-do  (空手道:からてどう) and consists of Japanese kara (空: か ら) 空 + te (手: て) el + do (道) 道, art words. Karate is the way of the unarmed hand. Zen Buddhism and karate, cultivated with Japanese ..

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Oscar Wilde

Wik’s Quotes of famous people alphabetic list Who is Oscar Fingal O’Flahertie Wills Wilde ? About Oscar Wilde’s life, Best Quotes of Oscar Wilde: Oscar Fingal O’Flahertie Wills Wilde (October 16, 1854, Dublin – November 30, 1900, Paris), Irish playwright, novelist, short storyteller and poet. Oscar Wilde was among the most successful and famous writers of Britain in the ..

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Wik’s Quotes of famous people alphabetic list Who is Confucius ? About Confucius’s life, Best Quotes of Confucius: Confucius (Chinese: Kǒng Fūzǐ, 奥夫子, Latin: Confucius, “Master Kong“, Kǒng Zǐ, Wade-Giles: K’ung-tzǔ), Chinese philosopher, educator and writer. Between 551 BC – 479 BC, it is thought to have lived during the reign of the East Zhou Dynasty. Kong ..

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