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Ukraine Issued Stamp on 200th Birth Anniversary of Taras Shevchenko

Ukraine has issued a special stamp on 26th September 2014 honoring the 200th anniversary of the birth of Taras Shevchenko. The stamp depicts the portrait of a great Ukrainian writer made by Kochubei. Taras Hryhorovych was a Ukrainian poet, writer, … Continue reading

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Croatia Issued Stamp on Ivan Zovko’s 150th Birth Anniversary

Academician Ivan Zovko, the writer, ethnologist and folklorist, was born on August 20th 1864 in Mostar where he finishes Elementary School, and high school continues in Humac. In Sarajevo he finishes the School for teachers and as a teacher works … Continue reading

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Royal Mail: Stamps to Honour 10 Famous People Born in 1914

Actor Sir Alec Guinness and poet Dylan Thomas are among 10 \”remarkable\” people to feature on a new set of stamps.Royal Mail said the collection was a nod to the achievements of those featured, all of whom would have turned … Continue reading

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