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Biography of Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Samuel Taylor Coleridge – English Poet, Literary Critic and Philosopher   Name: Samuel Taylor Coleridge Date of birth: 21 October 1772 Place of birth: Ottery St Mary, Devon, England Date of death: 25 July 1834 (aged 61) Place of death: Highgate, Middlesex, England Occupation: Poet, cri.....

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Biography of Andrea Pirlo

Andrea Pirlo – Italian Professional Football Player   Full name: Andrea Pirlo Date of birth: 19 May 1979 (age 37) Place of birth: Flero, Italy Height: 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in) Playing position: Midfielder Spouse: Deborah Roversi (m. 2001–2014) Children: Niccolò Pirlo, Angela Pirlo   .....

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Biography of Mary Shelley

Mary Shelley (English novelist, Short story writer, Dramatist, Essayist, Biographer, and Travel writer)   Full name: Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin Date of birth: 30 August 1797 Place of birth: Somers Town, London, England Date of death: 1 February 1851 (aged 53) Place of death: Chester Square, .....

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Biography of Mahmoud Ahmadinejad

Mahmoud Ahmadinejad – 6th President of Iran   Full name: Mahmoud Sabbaghian Date of birth: 28 October 1956 (age 60) Place of birth: Aradan, Semnan, Iran Political party: Alliance of Builders (2003–2005), Society of Devotees (1999–2011), Islamic Society of Engineers (1988–present;.....

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Biography of William Wordsworth

William Wordsworth – English Romantic Poet   Name: William Wordsworth Date of birth: 7 April 1770 Place of birth: Cockermouth, Cumberland, England Date of death: 23 April 1850 (aged 80) Place of death: Cumberland, England Occupation: Poet Spouse: Mary Hutchinson (m. 1802–1850) Childr.....

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Biography of Steve Wozniak

Steve Wozniak (American Inventor, Electronics Engineer, Programmer, and Technology Entrepreneur)   Full name: Stephen (or Stephan) Gary Wozniak Date of birth: August 11, 1950 (age 66) Place of birth: San Jose, California, U.S. Other names: Woz, Berkeley Blue (hacking alias), The Second Steve.....

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Biography of Condoleezza Rice

Condoleezza Rice – American Political Scientist and Diplomat   Full name: Condoleezza “Condi” Rice Date of birth: November 14, 1954 (age 62) Place of birth: Birmingham, Alabama, U.S. Nationality: American Religion: Presbyterian Political party: Democratic (Before 1982), Rep.....

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Biography of Lord Byron

Lord Byron (British Poet, Politician, and a Leading Figure in the Romantic Movement)   Full name: George Gordon Byron Date of birth: 22 January 1788 Place of birth: London, England Date of death: 19 April 1824 (aged 36) Place of death: Missolonghi, Aetolia, Ottoman Empire (present-day Aetoli.....

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Biography of Percy Bysshe Shelley

Percy Bysshe Shelley – English Romantic Poets   Full name: Percy Bysshe Shelley Date of birth: 4 August 1792 Place of birth: Field Place, Horsham, Sussex, England Date of death: 8 July 1822 (aged 29) Place of death: Gulf of La Spezia, Kingdom of Sardinia (now Italy) Occupation: Poet, d.....

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Biography of Glenn McGrath

Glenn McGrath – Former Australian International Cricket Player   Full name: Glenn Donald McGrath Date of birth: 9 February 1970 (age 47) Place of birth: Dubbo, New South Wales, Australia Nickname: Pigeon, Millard, Kuly, Ooh Ah Height: 196 cm (6 ft 5 in) Batting style: Right-handed Bowl.....

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Biography of Pete Sampras

Pete Sampras – Retired American Tennis Player   Full name: Petros “Pete” Sampras Date of birth: August 12, 1971 (age 45) Place of birth: Washington, D.C. Height: 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) Turned pro: 1988 Retired: September 8, 2002 (last match), August 25, 2003 (official retirement) P.....

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Biography of Sachin Tendulkar

Sachin Tendulkar – Retired Indian Cricket Player   Full name: Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar Date of birth: 24 April 1973 (age 43) Place of birth: Bombay (now Mumbai), Maharashtra, India Nickname: Tendlya, Little Master, Master Blaster Height: 5 ft 5 in (165 cm) Batting style: Right-handed Bo.....

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