People Who Left a Mark in History

Joseph Stalin

5 Interesting Facts About Joseph Stalin

Joseph Stalin (1878-1953) ruled the Soviet Union for nearly three decades. He transformed his country from largely agricultural economy into an industrialized society, led the country during...

Top 10 Mad Kings and Queens

History is replete with instances of kings and queens who brought misery upon their people with their cruelty, poor governance skills or/and lack of sense for reality...

5 Heroines of the Holocaust

As the ruthless policies of the Nazi Germany took hold across occupied Europe, resistance began to spring up in countless ways. From black-market smugglers to princesses, many courageous individuals defied the Nazis and...

10 Most Famous, Daring and Dangerous Spies

We have seen them in the movies and we have read about them in books. But can such daring and dangerous spies exist in real life?...

10 Greatest World War I Generals

World War I battles were commanded by many brilliant generals on both sides. Combined, they led some 65 million men, many...

List of 10 Greatest Inventors of the 19th Century

Time of great innovation, discovery and invention. 19th century gave us many prominent people that thoroughly...

List of 10 Most Famous Pirates in World History

In the Caribbean and beyond, pirates will live in history upon the waves of bravado - whether for renown, misplaced fame, or cruelty. All enjoyed a specific...

Top 10 Most Unfairly Maligned Women in History

History is filled with stories of wicked women who stopped at nothing to wreak havoc and create chaos. But how much of it is true and how much was intentionally...

Top 10 Most Famous Classical Music Composers

Classical music may not enjoy as much popularity as it used to in its golden age from 17th to the early 20th century. But it continues to impress and inspire, especially...

List of 10 Most Famous Medieval Knights

Medieval knights were elite warriors and a decisive factor in medieval warfare. A battle was typically won by the army which had the most knights. Initially,...

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