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Felix Dzerzhinsky short biography and interesting facts

Dzerzhinsky Felix Edmundovich a brief biography and interesting facts from the life of the Soviet revolutionary, statesman and first chairman of the Cheka are set out in this article. Felix Dzerzhinsky short biography Felix Edmundovich Dzerzhinsky was born on September 11, 1877 in

Albrecht Durer Short Biography

Albrecht Durer A brief biography of a German artist is outlined in this article. Albrecht Durer biography briefly German artist and humanist Albrecht Durer was born in Nuremberg on May 21, 1471 in the family of a master of jewelry. Father first had

Bartolomeu Dias short biography

Bartolomeu Dias brief biography and interesting facts from the life of the Portuguese navigator are described in this article. Bartolomeu Dias short biography Little is known about the life of the navigator Bartolomeu Dias (1450 - 1500). The first documentary evidence of his activities date back to 1481

Semyon Dezhnev short biography and interesting facts

Semyon Dezhnev, a brief biography and interesting facts from the life of the Cossack chieftain, explorer and Arctic mariner, one of the discoverers of the strait between North America and Asia, the North Pacific, the Chukchi Sea and the Chukchi Peninsula are described in this article.

Denis Didro short biography

Denis Diderot A brief biography of the famous French writer and philosopher, an encyclopedist, is outlined in this article. Denis Didro short biography Denis Didro was born on October 5, 1713 in Langres, Champagne, France. His mother, nee Angelica Vigneron, was the daughter of a tanner, and his father, Didier

Joe Dassin biography briefly

Joe Dassin A brief biography of the musician is outlined in this article. Joe Dassin short biography Joseph (Joe) Ira Dassin was born in New York on November 5, 1938 in a creative, multi-ethnic family. Often parents took the boy to Broadway productions and concerts.

Vasily Dokuchaev biography and interesting facts

Vasily Dokuchaev a brief biography and interesting facts from the life of the Russian geologist and soil scientist, the founder of the school of soil science and soil geography are described in this article. Short biography of Vasily Dokuchaev Vasily Vasilyevich Dokuchaev was born on March 1, 1846 in the village

Emil Durkheim biography briefly and interesting facts

Emil Durkheim a brief biography and interesting facts from the life of the French sociologist and philosopher, the founder of the French sociological school, the predecessor of structural-functional analysis are described in this article. Emil Durkheim short biography Emil Durkheim was born April 15, 1858

Rudolph Diesel short biography

Rudolph Diesel a brief biography of a German engineer and inventor is outlined in this article. Rudolph Diesel short biography Rudolph Diesel was born March 18, 1858 in the family of a bookbinder in Paris. Educated boy in Germany -

Paul Dirac Short Biography

Paul Dirac A brief biography of an English physicist is outlined in this article. Paul Dirac short biography Paul Adrien Maurice Dirac was born on August 8, 1902 in Bristol. In 1921 he graduated with honors from the University of Bristol with a degree in electrical engineering. In 1923 he entered