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Essay, Biography or Paragraph on “Alfred Dreyfus” complete biography for Class 10, Class 12 and Graduation and other classes.

Alfred Dreyfus   France : Amidst a political storm Born : 1859        Died.: 1935 The Dreyfus affair created such a political storm in France that the country was vertically split into pro- and anti-Dreyfus elements and nearly came to the brink of a civil war. Dreyfus was a captain in the French army and his family owned cotton mills. His only fault was that he was an honest Jew. Many...
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Essay, Biography or Paragraph on “Fa-hsien” complete biography for Class 10, Class 12 and Graduation and other classes.

Fa-hsien   China : Traveller and a learned man It is a tragedy of Indian history that very little is known about the ancient period as no records were kept about the events and progress made in those times. We shall remain indebted to many foreign travellers who toured our land and left a record of what they saw or thought about the conditions prevailing at that time. The Chinese traveller...
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Essay, Biography or Paragraph on “Lord William Bentinck” complete biography for Class 10, Class 12 and Graduation and other classes.

Lord William Bentinck   England : A remarkable Governor-General Born : 1774   Died : 1839 William Bentinck (Lord William Cavendish Bentinck), who came to India as Governor-General in 1828, will always be remembered as a man of enlightened vision and liberal bent of mind. Though some people may doubt his motives, this country shall for ever be grateful for his efforts to eradicate social evils from the Indian society. William Bentinck...
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Essay, Biography or Paragraph on “Rasputin” complete biography for Class 10, Class 12 and Graduation and other classes.

Rasputin   Russia: A mysterious power wielder Born: 1872         Died : 1916 Gregory Rasputin was endowed with a mysterious personality and some extraordinary powers. He was one of the most powerful personalities of 19th century and wielded enormous power in the Soviet Union where people held him in awe. This powerful man was born in a farmer’s family in 1872. He was a man of religious values and became known...
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Essay, Biography or Paragraph on “Mohammad Reza Pahlavi” complete biography for Class 10, Class 12 and Graduation and other classes.

Mohammad Reza Pahlavi   Iran: Last ruler of Iran Born: 1919          Died : 1980 This last monarch of Iran had a passion for sophistication and wanted his country to be democratically governed. He ascended the throne of Iran in 1941. Thereafter, he took steps to eradicate age-old traditions and bring his country on par with western nations. He abolished the feudal jagirdari system. In his policies, he was pm-American and he...
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Essay, Biography or Paragraph on “Metternich” complete biography for Class 10, Class 12 and Graduation and other classes.

Metternich   Austria : A pillar of European politics Born : 1773                 Died : 1859 Metternich was a very astute diplomat. He had such a control over European political affairs that the period following Napoleon and before the emergence of Bismarck in Prussia is called the ‘ Age of Metternich’. He was the towering personality during this period who was at the helm of European politics. Metternich was born in...
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Essay, Biography or Paragraph on “Cleopatra” complete biography for Class 10, Class 12 and Graduation and other classes.

Cleopatra   Egypt : Beaux Yeux Born : 69 B.C.     Died : 30 B.C. ‘Beaux Yeux’ in French means a pretty woman and Cleopatra has been for ages regarded as a goddess of beauty. Actually, ‘Cleopatra’ was a title with which queens and princesses were addressed in ancient Egypt. Amongst them the familiar woman exceedingly beautiful is Cleopatra VII. She was the eldest born of Ptolmey XI and as such was...
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Essay, Biography or Paragraph on “Douglas McArthur” complete biography for Class 10, Class 12 and Graduation and other classes.

Douglas McArthur   America : Fearless commander Born : 1880         Died : 1964 Douglas McArthur is one of the most honoured and decorated commanders of the American army. It was his strategy that made Japan surrender in 1945. He remained as a fine strategist along with all-time greats as Rommel, Goering, Yamashita and Cheshire. Douglas McArthur was born on January, 1880, at Little Rocks in America in a...
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