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Noah Baumbach

Noah Baumbach is a film writer and director who is best known for his independently made films The Squid and the Whale and Margot at the Wedding. His screenplay for …..

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Sir Edmund Hillary

Edmund Hillary and his Sherpa guide Tenzing Norgay were the first humans to reach Earth’s highest point: the summit of Mount Everest in the Himalayas. They reached the top at …..

Samuel Colt

Samuel Colt created the 19th-century handgun, and the successful gun company, which bore his name. Colt was 16 years old and sailing on a ship to India when he carved …..

Greta Gerwig

  Actress Greta Gerwig made her debut as a film director with 2017’s Lady Bird (starring Saoirse Ronan) and was Oscar nominated for her script and direction. Before that, Gerwig …..

King William I

William I, known as William the Conqueror, was the first Norman king of England, having wrested the throne away from Harold at the Battle of Hastings in 1066. William was …..

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