Take this general knowledge history trivia quiz to see what you know about different topics that cover hundreds of years of world history.
Are you able to identify which US President is being shown in the photographs?
How much do you know about the House of Tudor and the period that they ruled England? Take this 10 question trivia quiz to see if you’re and expert!
Take this 10 question quiz to see how much you know about the Pacific Theater of World War 2.
How much do you know about the Vietnam War and the United States’ involvement in the war? Take this 10 question trivia quiz to find out!
Play this quiz which is related to historical events that occurred in January. Most people are aware of these events in history but are not sure when.
The interesting story of when Jack Johnson, former heavyweight boxing champion, and Oscar Wilde’s nephew, Arthur Cravan met in a boxing ring in 1916.
Follow this tutorial video series to understand how to colorize an old black and white photograph and make it look realistic.
The life story of Gordon Parks. Parks was one of the best known photographer of the 20th century, learn about what he did during his life.
Yuri Gagarin was a Soviet cosmonaut born on the 9 March 1934 to a carpenter and bricklayer, and a milkmaid. At the age of 21, Gagarin was drafted in…
Anne Frank was a German Jewish girl who went into hiding in Amsterdam during Nazi occupation in the Second World War.
An American author and advocate for people with disabilities, Hellen Keller was the first deafblind person to earn a Bachelor of Arts degree. Her life tells the story of overcoming great disadvantage.
Martin Luther King and Malcolm X meeting each other for the only time during their life, waiting for a press conference in Washington D.C. in Marcg 1964.
Read about the origins of the famous photograph by Roger Fenton named “The Valley of the Shadow of Death” which was taken during the Crimean War in 1855.
A train crashes through the side of Montparnasse Station in Paris, France on the 22nd October 1895 and was photographed over the next 4 days.
The first time the Earth’s moon was photographed in detail. Taken by John Draper at the rooftop observatory of New York University in March 1840.
A photo of Charlie Chaplin in color without his film makeup when he was about 27 years old in Hollywood, 1916. This is a colorization.
The final photograph taken of the first leader of the Soviet Union, Vladimir Lenin. This was taken in May 1923 around 1 year before he died.
Learn how to colorize a black and white photograph in Photoshop with this tutorial. Expert Colorizer, Mads Madsen, will guide you through how to prepare your layers/brushes/photograph in Photoshop, how to add color to the black and white image, and then how to shade the colorized photograph to make it look more realistic.
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Abraham Lincoln delivering his second inaugural address following his 1864 election win. Taken outside the Capitol building on March 4th 1865.
Presidents John F. Kennedy, Lyndon Johnson, and Harry S. Truman and Dwight D. Eisenhower together at the funeral of Eleanor Roosevelt in 1962.
Suffragette leader Emmeline Pankhurst being arrested outside Buckingham Palace trying to present a petition to King George V, 21st May 1914.
The inauguration of the first (and only) President of the Confederate States, Jefferson Davis, outside the Alabama State Capitol, 1861.
Cousins that look identical to each other, Tsar Nicholas II and King George V photographed together wearing military uniform in Berlin, 1913
Two future Prime Ministers and Liberal Party members, David Lloyd George and Winston Churchill photographed walking together in 1907.
Two brothers that survived the sinking of the Titanic were believed to have been orphaned after their father died in the disaster, April 1912.
Four Presidents (Reagan, Ford, Carter, Nixon) of the United States have drinks in the White House Blue Room in October 1981.
Are you able to identify famous figures from history by looking at a photograph of them? See how many you know by taking this 10 question quiz!
A photograph showing the explosion of the Challenger space shuttle that disintegrated 1 minute into its launch on the 28th January 1986.
See this interesting photograph of President Franklin D. Roosevelt meeting with future President Lyndon B. Johnson in 1937.
How much do you know about when important historical moments and events happened? Test your knowledge by taking this 10 question trivia quiz!
One of the interesting tactics moonshiners used to evade the law during the Prohibition Era of the United States was to create cow shoes.
Photograph of Sergeant Stubby, a war dog that was promoted to the rank of Sergeant through combat in the First World War, 1920.
Interesting facts about the lead up to the Russian Revolution, and the years following the foundation of the Soviet Union.
How much do you know about ‘The Underground Railroad’ that was used in the mid-19th century in the United States? Take this quiz to find out.
Find out interesting facts about one of the most famous and well documented monarchies in history. The Tudors were certainly interesting!
How much do you know about the 1870 Red River Rebellion? Take this 10 question trivia quiz to test your knowledge of the Red River Rebellion!
Find out interesting facts about World War 2 that you may have never heard of before. Learn about rations, spies, bombs, secret operations and more.
Take this 10 question trivia quiz to see how much you know about the Presidents of the United States and what they did during their terms.
Learn interesting facts about the First World War that you may not know. Find out about the most celebrated pigeon in the war, and more!
Take this 10 question trivia quiz to see how much you know about Abraham Lincoln, the 16th President of the United States.
7 fascinating things about Ancient Greece that you probably didn’t know until you read this article. Learn about Ancient Greek pets, war, plays, and more!
How much do you know about the 1940s? Take this 10 question trivia quiz to find out how good your knowledge of moments from the 1940s is!