WORLDKINGS - Worldkings News - Asia Records Institute (ASRI) – Enheduanna: The first named author in world history
(WorldKings.org) Enheduanna composed 42 hymns addressed to temples across Sumer and Akkad including Eridu, Sippar and Esnunna. The texts are reconstructed from 37 tablets from Ur and Nippur, most of which date to the Ur III and Old Babylonian periods.
WORLDKINGS - Worldkings News - Asia Records Institute (ASRI) - Kuwait Investment Authority: The world's oldest sovereign wealth fund
(WorldKings.org) KIA was founded on 23 February 1953 to manage the funds of the Kuwaiti Government in light of financial surpluses after the discovery of oil.
[WORLDKINGS] Exceptional places around the world (P.141) – Kolkata (India) : Fertile land of literature and art
(WorldKings.org) Kolkata, or Calcutta as it was formerly called, is the present capital of the eastern state of West Bengal and one of the most densely populated cities in India.
[WORLDKINGS] Journey to seek extraordinary record holders around the world (P.91) – Dr. Seuss: American author and illustrator of beloved children books.
(WorldKings.org) Dr. Seuss, pseudonym of Theodor Seuss Geisel, (1904-1991) was an American writer and illustrator of immensely popular children’s books, which were noted for their nonsense words, playful rhymes, and unusual creatures.
[WORLDKINGS] Journey to seek extraordinary record holders around the world (P.80) - Ursula K.Le Guin (USA): The author that proved quantity is as equal as quality.
(WorldKings.org) Ursula Kroeber Le Guin (1929-2018) was a celebrated and beloved author of 21 novels, 11 volumes of short stories, four collections of essays, 12 children’s books, six volumes of poetry and four of translation.
[WORLDKINGS] Journey to seek extraordinary record holders around the world (P.66) – Jacques Pépin (USA): The chef’s chef, who introduced the art of cuisine to the world.
(WorldKings.org) Jacques Pépin (born December 18, 1935) is a French born, American chef, author, culinary educator, television personality, and artist.
(Worldkings) Science fiction writers undoubtedly have different kind of minds. They always try to think and write something that’s beyond imagination for an ordinary man. Predicting the future has always been a popular and favorite topic among them. Most of the writers were wrong but few of them were terribly accurate. They were so accurate that people sometimes called them modern day prophets. These are 10 authors who predicted future