God chose Him to be Jesus's disciple. He was a humble fisherman and yet God chose to write three of the books in the New Testament through him. We know of the Savior of the World in part through him.
He defeated the ennemies of Israel 3 thousand years ago and lai the foundation for the everlasting state of Israel. He was the darling of God JHWH. he was a great poet. His pslams are read daily of millions of people around the world. He is the great man of all Israelis since 3 thousand years. He wrote parts of the Bible.
Started the Protestant Reformation by nailing his 95 Theses to a church door, challenging the authority of the pope and bringing Catholicism back to its true purpose: the worship of God.
Zionism,developed a political program to recover for the Jewish people their historic homeland after centuries of dispersion.Chaim Azriel Weizman helped secure the Belfour Declaration in 1917 and became the President of Zionist Organization. Weizman played a major role in the formation of Israel in 1948 and was its first President.In 1967 dispute over West Bank has lead to a standoff with Palestinians.
Invented the printing press, perhaps one of the most influential inventions ever. We still feel the impact of his invention today in so many fields.
This germanic general defeated the arabs in Tours/Poitiers in the 8th century, saving Europe from Islam. Therefore influental for the whole mankind.
German freedom fighter. He defeated the Romans. Germany was not conquered by the Romans and not latinized. Because of this Western and Central Europe became germanic. The Saxons could take over in Britain the course of history, the Franks in Gallo-France. Other germanic tribes departed to other western European countries.
The German emperor defeated the asian invadors and prevented western Europe from conquest. Europe remained Christian. The German tribes east of the Rhine were unified. He was the first of of a long row until the year 1806 of German Kings who were crowned Roman emperor, to be the spiritually leading power in Europe. He and his followers tried to bind the pretentious supremacy of the Popes to the benefit of the free nations.
Scientist,pioneered synthetic drugs(chemicals produced in laboratory rather than extracted from natural resources, opened up the allopathic medicine world wide.
He brought back Eastern Europe from the Turkish sovereignty and pushed the Osmans back to Constantinople
The Nobel prize winner became famous for isolating teh tuberculosis and cholera bacillus
Mathematician,pioneered the application of mathematics to areas like gravitation,magnetism and electricity.The unit of magnetic induction is named after him.Gauss's law is the expression of charge as a source of electric field.
For creating the first vaccines and inventing pasteurization, a method which made safe the consumption of many food items. I think he might be a bit more important than Tupac shakur
He saved Europe in 1683 from Islam when the Turks where standing in front of Vienna. He came in right time to help the Austrians to beat the turkish armies. The Turks were supported by the Pope and the French king. They thought, if Vienna fell the door was open to central Europe and the Pope and the French King could have their part of the prey. Sobiersky was Catholic, but he was more Christian than catholic, therefore he helped to defend Christianity against Islam.
Mathematician, first to use the notion of functionalis.The difference with Isaac Newton caused a schism in European Circle.
The Phenomenology of the Mind, Science of Logic, Encyclopedia of the philosophical sciences,Rejects the reality of finite and seperate and mind in space and time.There is an underlying unity as the absolute.The quest for unity is by dielectics.Rationalism, idealism and dielectics.The Hegelian left used only dielectics.
Goethe is considered by many to be the most important writer in the German language and one of the most important thinkers in Western culture. Goethe's works span the fields of poetry, drama, literature, theology, philosophy, and science. His magnum opus, lauded as one of the peaks of world literature, is the two-part drama Faust. Goethe's other well-known literary works include his numerous poems, the Bildungsroman Wilhelm Meister's Apprenticeship, and the epistolary novel The Sorrows of Young Werther.
Israeli statesman, As Israeli PM worked for peace in the region with Anwar Sadat of Egypt.
Commander of American Forces. In 1787 presided over the Constitutional Convention and became first President of USA.
American writer and humorist who created such classics as "Tom Sawyer" and "Huckleberry Finn".
In 1885, German mechanical engineer, Karl Benz designed and built the world's first practical automobile to be powered by an internal-combustion engine. On January 29, 1886, Benz received the first patent (DRP No. 37435) for a gas-fueled car. It was a three-wheeler; Benz built his first four-wheeled car in 1891. Benz & Company, the company started by the inventor, became the world's largest manufacturer of automobiles by 1900.
Under his leadership we regained respect for America and at his suggestion the Berlin was was taken down!
Russian novelist, Poor Folk,Crime and Punishment,The Brothers Karmazov, Realism in fiction.
Astronomer,heliocentric system,De revolutionibus orbium coelestium,when publishedin 1543 had a hostile reception.Swept away the mediaeval cosmic clockwork of wheels within wheels with earth as the centre of the universe.
He introduced teh doctrine of endless punishment in hell and roman lawful thinking into the church
One of the most important landmarks in engine design comes from Nicolaus Otto who in 1876 invented an effective gas motor engine. Nicolaus Otto built the first practical four-stroke internal combustion engine called the "Otto Cycle Engine.
German doctor and physicist who found the Law of Thermodynamic. Unfortunately Darwin did not read his works. Mayer proved that work and energy are equivalent an can be transformed one to another.
Converted Roman Empire to Christianity which went on to become the most important religion in Europe.
composer, conductor, theatre director and polemicist primarily known for his operas (or "music dramas", as he later called them). Wagner's compositions, particularly those of his later period, are notable for their complex texture, rich harmonies and orchestration, and the elaborate use of leitmotifs.Wagner achieved all of this despite a life characterized, until his last decades, by political exile, turbulent love affairs, poverty and repeated flight from his creditors. The effect of his ideas can be traced in many of the arts throughout the twentieth century
This German philosopher became famous as rainforest doctor and expert on Bach music. He earned his living with organ playing. As theologician he showed that the traditional belief about Jesus was not the biblical one.
Jurist, Codification of Roman Law.The edicta (pronouncements), rescripta(opinions),mandata(instructions to officials) were the last parts in codification whose corpus starts twith the primitive code in XII Tables.
He gave hundred thousands of protestant protection against the persecution from the catholics. He made flourish imminent parts of Eastern Europe. With his constant wars against Austria and France he kept their inlfluence to centtral Europe at bay and made it possible that cenral Europe remained free. Napoleon studied his warfare and tactics.
are you kidding me? why is he not at the top of the list already? friedrich nietzsche is one of the greatest philosophers of all time, he examines how christianity and other religions impede on the progress of a society and are a huge waste of resources. Go look up a list of Nietzsche quotes and tell me you don't recognize any of them...
Greatest of all Apostles after the 12. Greatest theologian sage and defender of the Christian faith in the 2nd centurzy
German socialist philosopher, collaborated with Marx and founder of scientific socialism. Communist Manifesto.
He saved all the ancient indian literature. Without his works there would be hardly any hindu philosophy of meaning based on the ancient thinkers
THEY DEVELOPED A STYLE OF MUSIC THAT WILL NEVER BE DUPLICATED OR SURPASSED FOR GENERATIONS
USSR was born in 1922.Valdimir Ilyich Ulyanov better known as Lenin and the Bolsheviks having brought in the change.Gorbachev started reforms which resulted in a collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991 with New Age Democracy notions.Russia emerged as an independent nation.
A literary genius neglected due to the difficulties of translation, Victor Hogo was a multifacted, myriad minded master of literature.
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