Check out a colorized photo of possibly the oldest man to have ever lived, Chief John Smith aka White Wolf was reputed to have lived to the age of 137.
Ever wondered what happened to the Founding Fathers after the declaration of independence was signed in 1776? Find out more about what they did here.
Marian Anderson was an African-American Opera singer born in Philadelphia in 1897. Check out this article to read about the ups and downs of Marian’s singing career and the struggles she faced in United States in the early 1900s.
The Jarrow Crusade. Why was there a 300-mile protest march from a town in the North of England to London?
The life of the well known Portuguese-born Brazilian actor, singer and dancer, Carmen Miranda. Find out the life she lived on her pursuit to become Brazil’s greatest film star in history before her untimely death at the age of 46 in 1955.
There is a rumor that 27th President of the United States, William Howard Taft, once got stuck in a White House bathtub and needed to be freed by multiple people. Did this really happen?
Arthur Wellesley, better known as the Duke of Wellington is one of Britain’s greatest military heroes and you are able to see one of the rare photographs in color!
The life of Russia’s final emperor, Tsar Nicholas II. See colorized photos of Nicholas, Alexandra and the children.
The life story of Hadji Ali (also known as Hi Jolly), a camel driver born in the Ottoman Empire who worked for the French Army and was eventually hired by the United States government.
The life of Benjamin O. Davis Sr.,the first African-American General in the United States Army.
Annie Oakley was one of America’s greatest sharpshooters, touring with Buffalo Bill’s Wild West Show for many years.
The woman who made a huge contribution towards the discovery of DNA but did not get the credit she deserved during her lifetime.
The story of King George V, Tsar Nicholas II and Kaiser Wilhelm II, three cousins that were leaders of European nations fighting in the First World War against each other.
The myth of Blues Legend Robert Johnson selling his soul to the devil in exchange for incredible skills on the guitar.