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    Cool single person from history you'd most relate to?

    and why?

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    Cool Re: single person from history you'd most relate to?

    One of my favourites is Chiang Kai Shek



    Ruthless, principled, and as a political strategist very deft; still capable of mistakes but one history should judge fairly favourably, I think.

    However, the new custodians of power now want to delete him and his 'authoritarian' history...
    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/polic...-authoritarian

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    Frederick the Great...because he's my 4th great grand dad.
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    Default Re: single person from history you'd most relate to?

    He would have to be from my personal history.....My Father
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    Default Re: single person from history you'd most relate to?

    Leonardo da Vince would be the person historically I think of. His artistic talents, his foresight, his observations and mental connections are what I tune into.
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