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10 most famous portrait paintings in art history

Portrait painting is a genre where the main focus of the painting is a human subject. We have compiled a list of famous portrait...

15 interesting facts about the Sedan chair

A Sedan chair is essentially a covered cabin that is carried on poles by two people. It was used in the past for transporting...

11 Famous scary paintings that will give you nightmares!

Art history is filled with paintings which visit dark and scary themes such as death and horror. These famous scary paintings were often centred...

10 Famous controversial art pieces of all time

Someone once said 'Art should comfort the disturbed and disturb the comfortable' and the following famous controversial art pieces justify this. The artists featured...

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...

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...

Who invented the flush toilet? History & Brief Overview

Did you know that the toilet has thousands of years of history attached to it? Surely with so much history, we all must have...

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...

45 interesting facts about museums

Most of us have visited a museum at some point or the other in our life. They are institutions which house ancient and modern...

Rose Bundy- the child of a serial killer

Rose Bundy is no ordinary child, as she shares her last name with a man who is one of the most prolific serial killers...

20 Key effects of World War I

World War I caused a lot of devastation and destruction. World War I originated in 1918 and lasted for over four years. During the...

Commonwealth of Nations- Key facts & Brief Overview

Commonwealth of nations or simply the commonwealth was previously known as the British Commonwealth of nations. It is a political alliance of 54 member...

Triple entente explained in 18 key facts

Triple entente is an association between the nations of Britain, the Russian Empire and the French Third Republic. Entente comes from the French word...

Weapons and Artilleries Used In WW1 – 8 Facts

Humans always proved themselves as adaptable and capable when it came to ways to kill and survive. The same goes for the technological advancements...

Martin Luther King III – Life in 21 key facts

Martin Luther King III is the oldest son of the famous civil right leaders Martin Luther King Jr. and Coretta Scott King. He is...

Falaise Pocket And other WWII Battles – 10 Facts

The Battle of Britain, Falaise Pocket and the Battle of Bulge are some of World War II's most historic fights. All three of them...

Why did the U.S. enter World War I? – Reasons | Key facts | Brief Overview

The question is why the U.S. entered World War I, it was neutral in the beginning so what made it change its decision later? The...

Reinhard Heydrich-The notorious butcher of Prague

Reinhard Heydrich was the co-orchestrator of the holocaust. An event which killed around 6 million Jews and other victims. His brutal enforcement of laws...

Hitler’s Inner Circle- The infamous men of Nazi Germany.

Hitler's Inner circle consisted of his most trusted and loyal followers. These men are the ones who shaped Nazi Germany. Few were even with...
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