He along with Robert Wilson provided evidence that time began with Big Bang.Such a Big Bang was suggested by Gamow in 1960.In 2005 Manu (Shanker Mishra)suggested Multiple Big Bang and coincidence point theory of the Universe.Found correct in 2006.
Guglielmo Marconi ( pronuncia italiana: [ɡuʎʎɛ ː lmo marko ː ni] ; 25 Aprile, 1874 - 20 luglio 1937) è stato un italiano inventore, noto per il suo sviluppo di legge di Marconi e di un telegrafo radio del sistema, che è servita come base per la creazione di numerose società affiliate in tutto il mondo . Ha condiviso del 1909 del Premio Nobel per la fisica con Karl Ferdinand Braun "in riconoscimento del loro contributo allo sviluppo della telegrafia senza fili" [ 1 ] [ 2 ] [ 3 ] ed è stato nobilitato nel 1924 come Marchese Marconi . Without him we have no radio or Tv!
Microsoft and Windows made computers user friendly and vastly increased its number of users.
Invented Mario, Zelda, Donkey Kong, etc. Reinvigorated the crashing video game industry and launched it into what it is today.
Great and bold abolitionist (John Brown's Raid). And how many historical figures have had a song named after them?
President of the United States who provided continuity after the assassination of John F. Kennedy. Despite his errors in conducting escalation of the Vietnam war, Johnson within the space of less than two years was able achieve legislation which codified such as the Civil Rights act and the Voting Rights and the broad use of federal authority to implement school integration as mandated by the Supreme Court in the 1954 Brown decision. Appointed the first African American Supreme Court Justice, Thurgood Marshall who was the chief attorney for the plaintiffs and the NAACP in the argument of the Brown case before the Supreme Court. Johnson also expanded health care to senior citizens and the indigent. The largest expansion of legalyl entitled health care in American history. The provision of Medicare is widely credited to reducing the poverty rate amongst elderly American from above 35 percent nationally to below 10 percent as well as improving the quality of life, medical status and security of millions of elderly Americans through the development of Medicare which eluded FDR, Truman and Kennedy
Dante is a great poet who wrote many poems and essays. His most famous work is " The Divine Comedy".
Legendary queen of Egypt, whose beauty bewitched many powerful leaders, from Julius Caesar to Mark Antony.
Tarashankar Banerjee is one of the most notable and distinguished novelists and short story writers of World literature. Banerjee's outstanding literary masterpieces deserve to be translated into English and other languages.
President Bolivia, Movement for Socialism, An indigenous descendent Aymara he has called for the right of indigenous people to govern themselves.Remanants of human settlement in Chile date back to 35,000-12,000 years BP.European colonoziation lead to total annihilation of cultures and populations.The Laws of Burgos 1512-1513 AD endorsed conversion to christianity most population were used for enforced labor.Molecular genetics with preliminary research with 9 genomic regions show the indigenous native haplogroups to be from a single founding population with close similarity to South Asians.Benito Juarez, an independent Zaptec was the President of Mexico with indigenous roots.The native Indian population is spread across Canada, USA and South America.With their alternative lifestyle they became the inspirational source for the alternative lifestyle or new agers. Great statesmen like Geronimo Apache Goyathalay, Modo Kintpuash, Crazy Horse Lakota Tasunke Wakan,American Horse Siuox Wasicu Tasunke,Cochise Apache,Tecumesh Shawnee have all spoken about the rights of the indigenous people.
Aloysius "Alois" Alzheimer, (German pronunciation: [ˈaːloˌis ˈalts.haɪmɐ]; 14 June 1864 – 19 December 1915) was a German psychiatrist and neuropathologist and a colleague of Emil Kraepelin. Alzheimer is credited with identifying the first published case of "presenile dementia", which Kraepelin would later identify as Alzheimer's disease.
Started Wal-Mart which is the number 1 retailer in the world as well as being the number 2 employer of americans trailing only the US government. Has saved the world's families millions of dollars yearly. Was truely the american dream.
Indian mathematician, probably Diophantus was in possssion of an algebraic solution of quadratics.The generalized conception of algebraic geometry represents curves by an equation and vice versa. The simplest quadratic arises in the construction of a mean proportional between two lines or in the construction of a square equal to a given triangle.Diophantus recognized only one root but both roots was first effected by Bhaskara. A simple cubic equation was presented in the problem of finding two mean proportionals between two lines.The Greeks could not solve an equation which arises in dissecting a cube and trisecting an angle.
Philosopher,Social Contract theory, introduced the slogan "Liberty, Equality,Fraternity."French Revolution.
America's first gasoline powered commercial car manufacturers were two brothers, Charles Duryea and Frank Duryea. The brothers were bicycle makers who became interested in the new gasoline engines and automobiles
Most of us know Pope Saint Gregory the Great – the inventor of our calendar, but far fewer have heard of Pope St Leo the Great (400 – November 10, 461) who single handedly did what no army could do: stop Attila the Hun. In 452, when the King of the Huns, Attila, invaded Italy and threatened Rome, Pope Leo went to meet him personally to beg him to withdraw. Attila, so impressed by Leo, simply turned around and left. Unfortunately, Leo’s intercession could not prevent the sack of the city by the Vandals in 455, but murder and arson were repressed by his influence. In addition to this great achievement, St Leo is remembered for his writings on equality of all men, and the call for all to live in dignity. His feast day is April 11. Pictured above is the famed meeting between St Leo and Attila.
Lead Slave uprising in 1831,Virginia,USA.All those involved were hanged.The Slave Codes prohibited education to slaves.
Social Anthropology,the systematic ordering behind codes of expression in different cultures,established new methods for analyzing various collective phenomenon as myth,kinship and rituals.
Australian aboriginal leader.Traces of aborginals of Australia goes back to 100,000-50,000 years back.In 1770c James Cook claimed possession of the whole East Coast of Australia and in 1768 Captain Phillip raised the British flag at Sydney cove to start a penal colony. Hostilities between white settlers and native aboriginals continue till Lt. Moore starts decimination. A policy of absorption is followed for cheap labor. In 1816c Macquire imposes control on the movement of aboriginals and the church starts conversion around 1840c but depopulation and massacres continue.Discriminatory legislation continues right through upto 1902 Commonwealth Constitution and 1934 Aborigines Act.Albert Namatjira was accepted as a Commonwealth citizen in 1968c. In 1987 Archie and others become a part of new age movement and in Jan. 1988 tens of thousands aboriginal people march through through the streets of Australian cities on the bi-centennial day of white immigrants to rename it as Survival Day. In 1994c. UN General Assembly marks a day as World Indigineous Peoples Day.
Considered by many to be the greatest tennis player of all time, he has been an ambassador of tennis and sports in general for the past 7 years, setting up a new benchmark for consistent dominance and sheer brilliance.
Father of Pakistan. Helped create a muslim state for Indian Muslims. First governor general of Pakistan.
One of the most notable poets of the World Dutt wrote poetry in both English and Bengali. Michael madhusudhan Dutt is perhaps one of the greatest epic poets of the 19th century.
`Uthman ibn `Affan (Arabic: عثمان بن عفان) (c. 579 – 17 July 656) was one of the companions of Islamic prophet, Muhammad. He played a major role in early Islamic history as the third Caliph. It is said that Uthman was one of the most handsome and charming men of his time. Uthman was well known for his reported generosity. During Muhammad's time, while in Medina, he financed the project for the construction of the Al-Masjid al-Nabawi and purchased the well Beer Rauma, which he dedicated to the free use of all Muslims. Uthman’s generosity continued after he became caliph.
Ṣalāḥ ad-Dīn Yūsuf ibn Ayyūbi (Arabic: صلاح الدين يوسف بن أيوب, Ṣalāḥ al-Dīn Yūsuf ibn Ayyūb, Kurdish: سهلاحهدین ئهیوبی, Selah'edînê Eyubî , Persian: صلاحالدین ایّوبی, Salāh-ed-Dīn Ayyūbi) (c. 1138 – March 4, 1193), better known in the Western world as Saladin, was a Kurdish Muslim, who became the first Ayyubid Sultan of Egypt and Syria. He led Islamic opposition to the Franks and other European Crusaders in the Levant. At the height of his power, he ruled over Egypt, Syria, Mesopotamia, Hejaz, and Yemen. He led the Muslims against the Crusaders and eventually recaptured Jerusalem from the Crusader Kingdom of Jerusalem after his victory in the Battle of Hattin. As such, he is a notable figure in Kurdish, Arab, and Muslim culture. Saladin was a strict adherent of Sunni Islam and a mystical disciple of the Qadiri Sufi order
He was a friend of Prophet Muhammad and became the second Caliph after Muhammad's death and ruled for 10 years. He is considered as a political genius and the architect of the Islamic Empire.
Husayn ibn ‘Alī ibn Abī Ṭālib (Arabic: حسين بن علي بن أﺑﻲ طالب) (3rd Sha'aban 4 AH - 10th Muharram 61 AH; 8 January 626 CE - 10 October 680 CE) was the son of ‘Alī ibn Abī Ṭālib (final Rashidun Caliph and first Shia Imam) and Fātimah Zahrā (daughter of the Islamic prophet Muhammad). Husayn is an important figure in Islam as he is a member of the Ahl al-Bayt (the household of Muhammad) and Ahl al-Kisa, as well as being a Shia Imam, and one of The Fourteen Infallibles of Shia Twelvers. He is recognized as the 'Martyr Of Martyrs' by both Sunni and Shia. The anniversary of his Shahid (martyrdom) is called Ashura (tenth day of Muharram) and is a day of mourning for Muslims.
Alī ibn Abī Ṭālib (Arabic: علي بن أﺑﻲ طالب; Transliteration: ʿAlī ibn Abī Ṭālib; 13th Rajab, 24 BH–21st Ramaḍān, 40 AH; approximately October 23, 598 or 600 or March 17, 599 – January 27, 661) was the cousin and son-in-law of the Islamic prophet Muhammad, and ruled over the Islamic Caliphate from 656 to 661. Sunni Muslims consider Ali the fourth and final of the Rashidun (rightly guided Caliphs), while Shi'a Muslims regard Ali as the first Imam and consider him and his descendants the rightful successors to Muhammad, all of which are members of the Ahl al-Bayt, the household of Muhammad. This disagreement split the Ummah (Muslim community) into the Sunni and Shi'a branches.
Abu Bakr was a senior companion (Sahabah) and the father-in-law of the Prophet Muhammad. He became the first Muslim Caliph following Muhammad's death and ruled over the Rashidun Caliphate from 632-634 CE. As Caliph, Abu Bakr succeeded to the political and administrative functions previously exercised by the Prophet, since the religious function and authority of prophethood ended with Muhammad's death. He was called Al-Siddiq (the truthful) by the Prophet and was known by that title among later generations of Muslims.
Best football player of the world between 1944 and 1954. Outstanding character who influenced many sportsmen and the Germans after the war to be better people.
Jibanananda Das is perhaps the greatest poet of the 20th century. Das is one of world literatures most accomplished poets,short story writers and novelists. Das is very badly neglected due to lack of translations.
Russian psychologist,Behaviourism, His influential work Lectures on Conditioned Reflexes lead to psychometry.
Medical Pioneer. World-renowned Lebanese-American cardiac surgeon, innovator, scientist, medical educator, and international medical statesman.
Great defender of human rights,reason and gender equality , Taslima Nasreen is one of the world's most notable intellectuals and authors.
David McKiernan helped NATO win in Kosovo with smart thinking and a willingness to bring unpleasant news to his superiors.
Creator of Martial Arts, Indoor Plumbing, and the Voyager 6 Deep-Space Probe , Inventor of Bricks and Masonry, the Waiting-Room in Doctors Offices, and Nintendo Game Systems, and Writer of "The Grapes of Wraith", "The Kama Sutra, and "The Aeneid.
One of the towering geniuses of world literature, Chattopadhyay was a great novelist, short story writer and essayist.
Novelist,Ahavat Zion, Hebrew Literature,the influence is carried over in I L Peretz, Shumel Agnon, Amos Oz etc.
Buddhadheva Bose is a notable author of novels and poetry in world literature. Bose is one of Asia's and the World's most accomplished poets.
Jurist,Attorney General UK then chief justice common pleas and later Kings Bench.National liberties champion,was dismissed in 1617 and from 1620 lead the popular party in parliament. The Petition of Rights is credited to him.
officially killed 3m of his own. some estimates upwards of 30m. was the face of communism from 22'-53'
Russian chess player, FIDE world champion since 1985 to 2000. Peal ELo rating: 2851 ("best chess player of all time")
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