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6 pairs of historical figures you didn't realize were contemporaries

Some historical figures that are rarely mentioned in the same context seem to belong in different eras. It's surprising how many legendary lives actually overlapped.



Did you know these people were historical contemporaries? Do you know any other unlikely simultaneous historical events?


Check your knowledge of the history of the world with out fun trivia quizzes and trivia questions.

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26 Comments
teraagee
Extremely interesting. Had no idea Picasso died when my daughter was 10 yr. old.
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May 3, 2020 4:40AM
Cheryl McMeekin
All very interesting facts, learn something new everyday!!!
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May 1, 2020 3:52PM
Todd Cates
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Apr 30, 2020 9:33AM
MRogers
kotakat, what I find amazing is that as a nation in roughly the first half of the 20th century we accomplished many first rate scientific advancements, flight and the moon landing being noted highlights, and now a fifth of the way through the 21st century, we consider vaccines a deep state plot and can’t produce sufficient quantities of swabs to protect the health of our nation. Forgive the U S citizen observation.
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Apr 29, 2020 11:00AM
djaiudijr
Twins that were born years apart but had the same birthday. Go figure! LOL.
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Apr 28, 2020 10:32PM
Elizabeth Topaczewska
Thank you for sharing,interesting.
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Apr 28, 2020 7:10PM
hartgee1
Glad to find some new history. Thanks for sharing
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Apr 28, 2020 1:34PM
E Marc Nevins
That was interesting!
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Apr 28, 2020 9:58AM
Wendy Outram
I love to know facts like this.
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Apr 28, 2020 3:44AM
Simon Taylor
Eleanor Loughnan Newton, He made really good cakes.
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Apr 28, 2020 3:07AM
Yolanda Solis
Interesting
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Apr 27, 2020 10:10PM
djaiudijr
Good stuff and interesting. All of them worked hard in contributing to society in a positive way. They had ideas and talents which made them exceptional and defining their purpose. Creativity is a great gift to use no matter what the discipline is.
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Apr 27, 2020 9:19PM
Darlene Davidson
Aldous Huxley died the day that Kennedy was assassinated.
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Apr 27, 2020 9:04PM
Eleanor Loughnan Newton
King George V died the same day as Rudyard Kipling
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Apr 27, 2020 8:48PM
lhreese
Some great news!
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Apr 27, 2020 8:16PM

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