Interesting Facts

Interesting Facts: Angela Mortimer defeated Dorothy Knode 2–6, 7–5, 10–8 in the final to win the Women's Singles tennis title at the 1955 French Championships.


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Interesting Fact: The history of Egypt under the Muhammad Ali Pasha dynasty spanned the later period of Ottoman Egypt, the Khedivate of Egypt under British patronage, and the nominally independent Sultanate of Egypt and Kingdom of Egypt, ending with the Revolution of 1952 and the formation of the Republic of Egypt..


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Facts about Interesting: French Colonial is a style of architecture used by the French during colonization.


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Fact about Interesting: The Infante Carlos of Spain was the second surviving son of King Charles IV of Spain and of his wife, Maria Luisa of Parma.


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Interesting Information: The Norian is a division of the Triassic geological period.


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Information about Interesting: In response to the growing unrest in Ukraine, mid-March 2014 many governments launched sanctions against individuals and companies that are viewed as having direct involvement in destabilizing the situation.


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Interesting Facts: The Lost Cause is a set of beliefs which endorsed the virtues of the ante-bellum South embodying a view of the American Civil War as an honorable struggle to maintain those virtues as widely espoused in popular culture especially in the South, while overlooking or downplaying the central role of slavery.


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Interesting Fact: Vila-sacra is a municipality in the comarca of Alt Emporda, Girona, Catalonia, Spain.


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Facts about Interesting: The Gibraltar pound is the currency of Gibraltar.


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Fact about Interesting: The Rockhampton Region in Central Queensland, Queensland, Australia, is located on the Tropic of Capricorn, about 600 kilometers north of Brisbane, experiencing an average of over 300 days of sunshine per year.


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Interesting Information: Albreda is a historic settlement in the Gambia on the north bank of the Gambia River, variously described as a 'trading post' or a 'slave fort'.


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Information about Interesting: Heartland is a comic book one-shot published by the Vertigo imprint of DC Comics in March 1997.


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Interesting Facts: ESSEC is a business school located in the Paris area and in Singapore.


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Interesting Fact: Slade are an English rock band from Wolverhampton/Walsall.


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Facts about Interesting: Atsina, or Gros Ventre ) is the extinct ancestral language of the Gros Ventre people of Montana.


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Interesting Information: Eliminative materialism is a materialist position in the philosophy of mind.


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Information about Interesting: The Auteurs were a British alternative rock band of the 1990s, and a vehicle for songwriter Luke Haines.


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Interesting Facts: Thomas Young was a Bishop of St David's and Archbishop of York.


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Interesting Fact: Ite, missa est are the concluding Latin words addressed to the people in the Mass of the Roman Rite, as well as the Lutheran Divine Service.


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Facts about Interesting: Hebrew punctuation is similar to that of English and other Western languages, Modern Hebrew having imported additional punctuation marks from these languages in order to avoid the ambiguities sometimes occasioned by the relative paucity of such symbols in Biblical Hebrew.


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Fact about Interesting: St Mark's is a Grade II listed parish church in the Church of England in Washwood Heath, Birmingham.


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Interesting Information: Mary Beecher Longyear was an American philanthropist and wife of John Munro Longyear, a wealthy businessman.


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Information about Interesting: The Tata Construck range is range of medium and heavy commercial vehicles produced by Tata Motors specifically for use in the construction industry.


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Interesting Facts: Midrange computers, or midrange systems, are a class of computer systems which fall in between mainframe computers and microcomputers.


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Interesting Fact: The Sapphires is an Australian play written by Tony Briggs and directed by Wesley Enoch.


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Facts about Interesting: Barrie City Council is the governing body for the City of Barrie, in Ontario, Canada.


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Fact about Interesting: CHOT-DT is a French language television station serving as an affiliate of TVA in Gatineau, Quebec, Canada, and also serves Franco-Ontarians in the neighbouring city of Ottawa, Ontario.


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Interesting Information: Rabat is the capital and seventh largest city of Morocco with an urban population of approximately 580,000.


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Information about Interesting: Vislor Turlough is a fictional character played by Mark Strickson in the long-running British science fiction television series Doctor Who.


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Interesting Facts: Robert Allen Stein is a former American football linebacker.


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Interesting Fact: Laura Palmer is a fictional character from the American television series Twin Peaks on ABC.


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Facts about Interesting: Briante Weber is an American professional basketball player.


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Fact about Interesting: Galantamine is used for the treatment of mild to moderate Alzheimer's disease and various other memory impairments, in particular those of vascular origin.


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Interesting Information: Zodiacal light is a faint, roughly triangular, diffuse white glow seen in the night sky that appears to extend up from the vicinity of the Sun along the ecliptic or zodiac.


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Information about Interesting: Winnie the Pooh Discovers the Seasons is a short film made by Walt Disney Productions' educational media division, released on September 6, 1981.


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