Author: Mousumi Saha Kumar

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Olaudah Equiano

Olaudah Equiano, a prominent African figure, who fought against slave trade, was born in Essaka, an Igbo village in the kingdom of Benin in 1745. He is best known for his significant contribution in abolishing …
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Jean Toomer

Jean Toomer, an American poet as well novelist, was born on 26th December 1894 and died on 30th March 1967. He was also a significant figure of the Harlem Renaissance. He attended various institutions the …
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Phillis Wheatley

Phillis Wheatley, the most notable name in African-American women and the first and most accomplished African-American poet whose achievements and popularity swept away the sense of intellectual inferiority among black people. Many of her accomplishments …
Maya Angelou

Maya Angelou

Dr Maya Angelou, an American author, dramatist, producer, historian, civil right activist and celebrated poet, was born on 4th April 1928 in St. Louis, Missouri. She is called to be the most influential female autobiographer …
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Michael Jackson

Michael Joseph Jackson, American singer-songwriter, musician, artist, dancer, and philanthropist, was born on 29 August 1958, in an African American working-class family who lived in Indiana. His mother was Katherine Esther Scruse, a devout Jehovah’s …
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Barack Obama

Barack Obama, the president of United States, was born on August 4, 1961 to a black Kenyan father, Barack Obama Sr. And a white American mother, Ann Dunham. Barack’s father left him with his mother …
Gautam Buddha

Gautam Buddha

Greatest quotes of Buddha: “You can search throughout the entire universe for someone who is more deserving of your love and affection than you are yourself, and that person is not to be found anywhere. …
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Albert Einstein

Any intelligent fool can make things bigger and more complex… It takes a touch of genius – and a lot of courage to move in the opposite direction.
Mohandas Gandhi

Mohandas Gandhi

A man who was completely innocent, offered himself as a sacrifice for the good of others, including his enemies, and became the ransom of the world. It was a perfect act.