Famous persons in the uk
Pupil of 11 group
Great Britain made a great contribution to the science, literature, music and arts of the world.
It gave mankind a lot jf outstanding scientists, writers and poets, muzicians and painters.
I shure, you know about William Shakespeare. He is one of the most famous writrs in the world.
His plays were translated almost every language and staged in every theatre.
TOP 5 the best plays:
“ Romeo and Juliet “
“ Hamlet, the Prince of Denmark “
“ Tina Andronica ”
“ King Lear “
“ Mcbeth “
Daniel Defoe, Robert Burns, Charles Dickens are only few names well-known all over the world.
Daniel Defoe was born in 1660. He wrote the adventure story “ Robinson Crusoe “ in 1719 , which is about a sailor who lived on the uninhabited island for a long time.
Robert Burns is the world famous Scotish poet. He wrote a poem “ My heart in the Highlands “ , in which he expressed his love to his native Scotland.
Now you can to read this poem:
My heart's in the Highlands, my heart is not here,My heart's in the Highlands a-chasing the deer -A-chasing the wild deer, and following the roe;My heart's in the Highlands, wherever I go.Farewell to the Highlands, farewell to the NorthThe birth place of Valour, the country of Worth; Wherever I wander, wherever I rove, The hills of the Highlands for ever I love. Farewell to the mountains high cover'd with snow; Farewell to the straths and green valleys below; Farewell to the forrests and wild-hanging woods; Farwell to the torrents and loud-pouring floods. My heart's in the Highlands, my heart is not here, My heart's in the Highlands a-chasing the deer Chasing the wild deer, and following the roe; My heart's in the Highlands, whereever I go.
Charles Dickens was born in 7 February 1812 in Landport. He wrote the “ Adventures of Oliver Twist “ in 1837.
William Hogarth, Thomas Gainsborough contributed to the world’s pinting treasures.
William Hogarth painted many works such as:
Masquerades and Operas
The South Sea Scheme
Thomas Gainsborough painted many works such as:
“ Blue boy “ “ Landscape in Suffolk ”
The most famous British scientists, which made a great contribution in science are Alexander Fleming and Michael Faraday.
Alexandr Fleming – british bacteriologist.He discovered penicillin. Penicillin-first antibiotic.
M. Faradey was born in 1791. He discovered electromagnetic induction, his major discovery in the field of electricity.
Many outstanding people of Great Britain made a great contribution in the development of culture, science and arts.