Explore 50 interesting historical photographs from across the world. Each photograph is either rare or iconic showing a part of history.
War has taken place all over the world at every moment in recorded human history. Here are 6 wars from the 20th century you may have missed.
Learn about the impact that the steam car had on the automobile industry, and then what eventually led to its downfall.
The legendary fashion designer Coco Chanel is credited with revolutionizing women’s fashion. Recognizing that women needed more functional apparel…
Explore 20 interesting photographs from the United States Civil Rights Movement in color that have been masterfully colorized by an expert.
Learn about the origins and explanations behind 6 Ancient Greek myths. Find out about the real-life origins of Cyclops, Minotaur, and more!
How much do you know about the ancient history of China? Take this trivia quiz to see if you are an expert in all things Ancient China!
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.
How much do you know about the Presidents of the United States that held office before 1945? Take this trivia quiz about pre-1945 Presidents!
How good is your knowledge of the Viking Age? Take this 10 question History of Vikings Trivia Quiz and see how many you get right!
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!
Test your knowledge by taking this 10 question quiz on the American Revolutionary War when the United States defeated Great Brtain.
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 person shooting another man that is wearing a bulletproof vest in order to show the protection the vest provides, 13 September 1923.
John W. January, American Civil War veteran, sitting on a chair showing of his prosthetic legs and his amputated legs in c. 1890.
In this article, you can see the images of 17 famous people from history when they were a child such as Winston Churchill as Frank Sinatra!
See a colorization of the last photograph of 16th President of the United States, Abraham Lincoln, taken while he was still alive.
The inauguration of the first (and only) President of the Confederate States, Jefferson Davis, outside the Alabama State Capitol, 1861.
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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Read about 11 interesting facts about the life of a Roman that lived in the Roman Empire that lived in the first few centuries AD.
Take this what year did it happen quiz to test your knowledge and see if you know when a variety of historical events took place.
Take this 10 question trivia quiz to see how good your general knowledge is on a variety of different topics related to the United Kingdom!
See photos of 10 iconic authors, in color. Many people may be familiar with their works, but here you can also see what they looked like!
How good is your knowledge about the History of the Aztec Empire? Take this 10 question trivia Aztec History Quiz to see how much you know!
In this quiz, you will guess whether a certain event occurred during the First World War, or if it happened in the Second World War!
How good is your knowledge of the French Revolution? Take this 10 question trivia quiz about the French Revolution to find out!
Take this quiz to see if you are able to identify famous American Historical Figures from a photograph of them during their life!
How good is your knowledge of war and military events throughout history? Take this 10 question trivia military history quiz to find out!
There are hundreds of myths about life in the middle ages. In this article you can learn about 5 medieval misconceptions you might have had!
Take this President Lyndon Johnson Quiz to see how much you know about the life and presidency of the 36th President of the United States.
How much do you know about Ancient Egypt? Take this 10 question trivia quiz about Ancient Egyptian history to find out!
How much do you know about the history of Ancient Greece? Take this trivia quiz about Ancient Greek wars, philosophy, mythology and more!
Learn about 10 interesting relics of Soviet buildings and culture that was created through the existence of the USSR in the 20th century.
Learn about the Chinese Cultural Revolution that took place at the start of the 20th century under the leadership of Mao Tse Tung.
Read and learn about 50 well-known and less well-known women that have made a significant impact on the world throughout history.
Another President trivia Quiz! How much do you know about Teddy Roosevelt? Take this 10 question trivia quiz about his life to find out!
Take this 10 question trivia quiz to see how much you know about the life and presidency of 37th President of the United States Richard Nixon.
Did you know King George V and Tsar Nicholas II were cousins and looked very similar? Take this quiz to see if you can tell the difference!
How much do you know about the 1st President of the United States, George Washington? Take this 10 question trivia quiz to find out!
Learn about 7 fascinating facts about Ancient Egypt that you might not have known before reading. This covers parts of many Kingdoms of Egypt.
A photograph of Neville Chamberlain and Adolf Hitler shaking hands at the final meeting between the two on September 24th, 1938.
Learn about one of the tallest soldiers of the American Revolutionary War, Pedro Francisco also known as the Virginia Hercules.
See the deathbed in which Abraham Lincoln spent his final moments following the successful assassination attempt at Ford’s Theater.
How much do you know about the Presidents that held office after 1945? Take this trivia quiz to see what you know about Presidents after WW2.
See this photograph of Jakob Nacken, the tallest soldier to fight in World War II. He was a circus performer that served in the German Army.
The story of the first United States Native American Olympic gold medalist, Jim Thorpe, and the debate over where he should be buried.
What did the people of the tudor dynasty wear? Learn about the clothing that the royals and noblemen wore, as well as what the civillians did.
White Wolf Chief John Smith, is reportedly the oldest Native American in history, with people claiming he lived up to 138 years.
How much do you know about 32nd President of the United States, Franklin Roosevelt? Take this 10 question trivia quiz to find out!
Everything you need to know about Queen Elizabeth I of England and Ireland, one of the greatest female leaders in history.
Take this 10 question quiz to see how many famous historical figures you can identify from a picture of them during their life!
How much do you know about 35th President of the United States, John F Kennedy? Take this 10 question JFK trivia quiz to find out!
Two of the most historically important British Prime Ministers, Winston Churchill and David Lloyd George photographed together in 1934.
Most people know the traditional story of Thanksgiving but unfortunately it is mostly a myth. Here is the real history of Thanksgiving.
Take this 10 question trivia quiz on general world history topics to see how much you know! A great general knowledge quiz for history lovers!
Learn about interesting facts that have happened throughout the history of the United States presidential debates, a key part of the election.
A colorization of Tsar Nicholas II of Russia, before he was Emperor of Russia, at the wedding of his cousin George V of the UK in July 1893.
Take this 10 question trivia quiz to find out how much you know about the events that took place during the 1960s.
Did you know the United States once had a self-proclaimed Emperor? Learn facts about Joshua A. Norton, also known as Emperor Norton I.
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.
Nine Monarchs from across Europe pose for a photograph at Windsor Castle for King Edward VII’s funeral on the 20th of May 1910.
Read 32 fascinating facts about the First World War you may not know! WWI was a worldwide conflict between the Allied and Central powers.
Take this quiz to see how many football players from history you are able to identify from a photograph of them.
Take this general knowledge history trivia quiz to see what you know about different topics that cover hundreds of years of world history.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.