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famous Koreans

Famous Koreans: Top Ten List

May 7, 2019 6:13 pm Published by

When I go to a new place, I now practice anchoring my experience by finding out about the country’s famous people. I always ask locals for suggestions. Naturally, I asked Koreans for some famous Koreans. However, I didn’t have to ask anyone for my #1. Famous Koreans: Historic King Sejong... read more

famous North Carolinians

Famous North Carolinians: Top Ten

October 9, 2018 3:53 pm Published by

When I land in a new country I like to ask the locals who their famous sons and daughters are. Well, I just returned home to North Carolina after being abroad for 4 months, and it occurred to me to make a list of famous North Carolinians. Famous North Carolinians:... read more

Famous Serbs: Top Ten

August 2, 2016 9:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

My recent trip to Serbia inspired me to put together a list of famous Serbs. Some are infamous. You decide. (I’m using the spellings I saw in Serbia.) I. Famous Serbs in Sports, Science, and the Arts Novak Đoković – professional tennis player currently ranked #1 in men’s singles and... read more

famous Romanians

Famous Romanians: Ten Plus Two

July 11, 2016 9:00 am Published by

There are many famous Romanians, and I chose Elie Wiesel for the title image. Here’s my list: Famous Romanians: Historical 1. News of the death of Elie Wiesel (1928-2016), the writer and human rights advocate, on July 2 reminded me that he was born in Romania. His holocaust story Night... read more