HISTORY Lists

Category: Riots

unusual riots

6 Unusual Riots

From a booze-fueled rampage at the nation’s most prestigious military academy to a melee over a ballooning exhibition, get the facts on six public disturbances that were as ridiculous as they were destructive.

Illustration depicting the New York City Draft Riots

6 Violent Uprisings in the United States

Get the facts on six of the most famous domestic disputes in American history.