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The 10 Most Famous Assassinations That Changed The Course Of History

Assassinations have been carried out since ancient times and their consequences have heavily impacted history. To further shed light on this, we have compiled...

Battle of Plattsburgh- Key Facts & Brief Summary

The Battle of Plattsburgh on Lake Champlain took place on September 11, 1814, during the War of 1812. It ultimately resulted in a decisive...

Nutty Putty Cave- John Edward Jones And His Tragic Descent

A spelunker is a person who explores and studies caves. They are known to navigate through the smallest of spaces during their explorations. One...

Peloponnesian War- A Conflict That Reshaped Ancient Greece

Athens and Sparta were two of the most prominent city-states of Ancient Greece. They subsequently went to war from 431 to 405 B.C. The...

Top 10 Inventions Of Leonardo da Vinci

Leonardo da Vinci is one of the greatest artists of the High Renaissance period. One of his most famous paintings is the Mona Lisa,...

David Ghantt And The Ridiculous Loomis Fargo Heist

Bank heists are ideally supposed to have meticulous planning right? Well, we bring to you a bank heist so ridiculous and poorly planned, that...

Nieves Fernandez- the silent killer during World War II

World War II was a large scale war that involved most of the major countries of the world. Consequently, both women and men were...

15 Weird (Yet Deadly) Weapons in History

Since time immemorial, weapons have been an integral part of warfare. Consequently, humans have invented weapons as per the need of the hour. In...

Salem Witch Trials- Brief History & Causes

The Salem witch trials of 1692 are a fascinating subject for many historians and scholars. The infamous hysteria seemed to have appeared out of...

Marvin Heemeyer’s Killdozer Rampage

Marvin Heemeyer was an American welder who is best known for rampaging a town with his 'killdozer'. His killdozer was essentially a modified bulldozer...

Battle of Fallen Timbers- Key facts & Brief Summary

The Battle of Fallen Timbers was the last major conflict of the Northwest Territory Indian war. It took place on August 20, 1794, and...

The Parthenon frieze- History| Interpretions| Facts

The Parthenon frieze is a marble sculpture that adorned the upper part of the Parthenon temple. It was constructed between c. 443 and 437...

Battle of Cowpens- Key Facts & Brief Summary

The Battle of Cowpens is one of the battles which occurred during the American Revolutionary War. It took place on January 17, 1781. It...

110 Important historical facts that you must know!

History is littered with amazing historical accounts and facts. However, did you know that almost 97% of human history is lost? Hence we have...

Siege of Boston- Key Facts and Brief Summary

The Siege of Boston was essentially a siege laid out by the American militia, later known as the Continental Army on the British held...

10 things dubbed as ‘The Eighth Wonder of the World’

The 'Eighth Wonder of the World' is an unofficial title given to many places, monuments, sites and even people! These things are considered at...

8 Mighty Ancient African Empires

Africa has a vast and extensive history that spans many centuries. Its history consists of mighty African Empires who were instrumental in shaping the...

Battle of Camden- Key Facts & Brief Summary

The Battle of Camden marked a devastating defeat for the Americans. It was a battle between the British forces and the Patriots which took...

The 20 worst mass killings in history

There are many instances in history which are categorized as 'mass killings'. Mass killing, genocide and massacre are the terms which describe these brutal...

Top 7 Roman innovations we still use today

The Roman Empire was an important part of the Ancient World. It produced some of the greatest rulers, thinkers and engineers in history. Some...
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