12 hours ago · The Indo-Greek Kingdom, or Graeco-Indian Kingdom, also known historically as the Yavana Kingdom (Yavanarajya), was a Hellenistic-era Greek kingdom covering various parts of Afghanistan and the northwest regions of the Indian subcontinent (parts of modern Pakistan and northwestern India), which existed during the last two centuries BC and was ruled by over 30 kings, Menander, being the most ...
12 hours ago · Peter and Paul, built at Budeč fortified settlement between 895 and 905 during rule of Spytihněv I is the oldest extant church building in the Czech Republic. The site (cf. cs:Budeč (hradiště) ) is located near village of Zákolany , about 17 kilometres (11 mi) NW of Prague .
12 hours ago · Paul Leroy Robeson ( / ˈroʊbsən / ROHB-sən; April 9, 1898 – January 23, 1976) was an American bass baritone concert artist and stage and film actor who became famous both for his cultural accomplishments and for his political activism. Educated at Rutgers College and Columbia University, he was a star athlete in his youth.
12 hours ago · Berbers were positioned in many of the most mountainous regions of Spain, such as Granada, the Pyrenees, Cantabria, and Galicia. Collins suggests this may be because some Berbers were familiar with mountain terrain, whereas the Arabs were not.: 49–50 By the late 710s, there was a Berber governor in Leon or Gijon.
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12 hours ago · Sgouros and Paul are defeated, Maurice is victorious. Epirote forces under Carlo I Tocco invade Sgouros Shpata's area of the Despotate of Arta. Maurice reinforces Sgouros but the latter is killed in battle by the Epirotes in 1403. Sgouros' son, Paul, seeks Ottoman aid, ceding Angelokastron to the Ottoman Empire.