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early life and education ayaan was born in 1969 in mogadishu somalia her father hirsi magan isse was a prominent member of the somali salvation democratic front and a leading figure in the somalian revolution shortly after she was born her father was imprisoned due to his opposition to the siad barre government hirsi ali s father had studied abroad and was opposed to female genital, ancient greece webquest mythologyteacher com - the greeks as citizens of the united states of america we owe everything to ancient greece many of the ideals we so highly cherish aren t american they re greek, socrates biography philosophy beliefs facts - socrates was an ancient greek philosopher one of the three greatest figures of the ancient period of western philosophy the others were plato and aristotle who lived in athens in the 5th century bce a legendary figure even in his own time he was admired by his followers for his integrity his self mastery his profound philosophical insight and his great argumentative skill