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Learn what happened today - September 1st - in American History.
The Munich Massacre was a terrorist attack during the 1972 Olympic Games. Eight Palestinian terrorists killed two members of the Israeli Olympic team and then took nine others hostage. The situation was ended by a huge gunfight that left five of the terrorists and all of the nine hostages dead.
Explanation of Diktat.
Learn what happened today - March 19th - in American History.
Charles Blondin, the tightrope walker crossed Niagara Falls after overcoming local objections.
Newspaper Sunday: A collection of 19th century newspaper coverage of historic events.
These are the Roman numerals with their Arabic numeral equivalents.
The Traveler and His Dog
Want the fast facts about the Battle of Chantilly? Learn about the battle, its outcome, and its significance.
Browse through this ancient Greek timeline to examine a millennium of Greek history.
Caught once again, Typhoid Mary Mallon was sent to the same isolated cottage. Her name has grown into a term disassociated from the person. Page 3 of 3.
The Directory - Timeline of the Directory in the French Revolution 1795 - 1799
Robert M.T. Hunter, Secretary of State of the Confederate States of America During the Civil War
English translations of primary texts mostly in the public domain, Classical literature, translations and ancient history texts.