Who was the Sphinx modeled after?

Answer The Great Sphinx is intended to represent the Egyptian sun-god Amun. Who is depicted on the actual face of the Sphinx is under contention, but recent evidence suggests that it was carved out of the... Read More »

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Who is Tinkerbell modeled after?

Although Tinker Bell's curvy figure led to rumors that she was based on Marilyn Monroe, animator Marc Davis modeled her after Margaret Kerry. The singer, dancer and actress served as the live-actio... Read More »

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Which famous pair are Shrek& Donkey modeled after?

The character of Shrek is widely thought to have been modeled on wrestler Maurice Tillet. According to the Human Marvels website, Tillet suffered from acromegaly, a disorder of the pituitary gland ... Read More »

Who was the sphinx named after?

The Sphinx is a giant statue in Giza, Egypt, that is believed to be more than 2,500 years old. It has the head of a man and the body of a lion. Some people believe it was modeled after the pharaoh ... Read More »