William James was an American philosopher and psychologist who was also trained as a physician. He was the first educator to offer a psychology course in the United States. James was one of the leading thinkers of the late nineteenth century and is believed by many to be one of the most influential philosophers the United States has ever produced, while others have labeled him the "Father of Amer...
Soren Aabye Kierkegaard was a Danish philosopher, theologian, poet, social critic and religious author who is widely considered to be the first existentialist philosopher. He wrote critical texts on organized religion, Christendom, morality, ethics, psychology, and the philosophy of religion, displaying a fondness for metaphor, irony and parables.
James Brendan Patterson is an American best-selling thriller writer in the world today and in total, James’s books have sold over 275 million copies worldwide. He is a creator of the famous character of psychologist Alex Cross from the popular thriller novel series. Being an author of over 71 novels with 19 of which being at the top of the list of New York Times bestsellers, Patterson remains amo...
Tommy Lee Jones is a well-known American actor, director, producer and screenwriter. He gained prominence for his dryly taciturn portrayals of law-enforcement officials, military men and cowboys. Tommy is best known for his roles in "Men in Black", "The Fugitive", "No Country for Old Men" and "Lincoln".
Henry Nelson Goodman was a distinguished American philosopher of science and language. He has been one of the most influential figures in contemporary aesthetics and analytic philosophy in general (in addition to aesthetics, his contributions cover the areas of applied logic, metaphysics, epistemology, and philosophy of science).
Rudolf Augstein was a German journalist and author, best known as the founder and publisher of the respected Germany news magazine Der Spiegel. He is credited with playing a vital part in democratizing West German society after the war, as well as with keeping a firm, authoritative and critical check on politics since then.
Nawazuddin Siddiqui is an Indian actor who works in Hindi cinema. He made his Bollywood debut in 1999 with a small role in the Aamir Khan's Sarfarosh, and since then has appeared in more than sixty films. He also appeared in several television shows, including CID, Yudh, McMafia and Sacred Games.
Michelle Williams is an American actress. Williams first came to stardom as a star of teen drama Dawson's Creek. She went on to receive critical acclaim for her Oscar-nominated performances in Brokeback Mountain (2005), Blue Valentine (2010), My Week with Marilyn (2011) and Manchester by the Sea (2016).
James VI and I was King of Scotland as James VI from 24 July 1567 and King of England and Ireland as James I from the union of the Scottish and English crowns on 24 March 1603 until his death in 1625. The kingdoms of Scotland and England were individual sovereign states, with their own parliaments, judiciaries, and laws, though both were ruled by James in personal union.
Giambattista Vico was an Italian philosopher, historian, rhetorician and jurist. He is most known for his greatest piece, the Scienza Nuova (the New Science), published in 1725. He is considered to be the founder of modern philosophy of history and one of the greatest thinkers of the Enlightenment era.
Lise Meitner was a renowned Austrian scientist who was a part of the team led by Otto Hahn that discovered nuclear fission in uranium. Her discovery of the phenomenon where the heavier uranium nucleus disintegrates to form lighter nucleus, heralded a new era in the world of nuclear physics.
Arianna Huffington is a Greek-American philanthropist and businesswoman. She is also a prolific author and international media mogul who started the award-winning news platform The Huffington Post, independently liberal online news magazine.
Gary J. Kennedy is an American psychiatrist. He is Director of the Division of Geriatric Psychiatry and of the Fellowship Training Program at Montefiore Medical Center and Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York.
Eva Longoria is an American television and film actress, director, and producer. Longoria is famous for her portrayal of Gabrielle Solis on the television series Desperate Housewives, which ran from 2004 to 2012 and for which she received Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild Award nominations.
Tycho Brahe was a Danish astronomer whose work in developing astronomical instruments and in measuring and fixing the positions of stars paved the way for future discoveries. His observations - the most accurate possible before the invention of the telescope - included a comprehensive study of the solar system and accurate positions of more than 777 fixed stars.
Joseph Daniel Turner Mawle is an English actor. Mawle is best known for his roles as Benjen Stark in Game of Thrones, Detective Inspector Jedediah Shine in Ripper Street, Firebrace in Birdsong, Jesus Christ in The Passion and Odysseus in Troy: Fall of a City.
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