History Stories
CATEGORY: July 4th
8 Famous Figures Born on the Fourth of July
July 1, 2015

Meet eight real-life Yankee Doodle Dandies who share a July 4th birthday with the United States. Read More

Independence Day at the White House: 5 Fourth of July Tales
July 3, 2012

On the eve of Independence Day, get into the holiday spirit with five entertaining tales about Fourth of July celebrations at the White House. Read More

Is the Declaration of Independence Illegal?
October 20, 2011

British barristers and American attorneys debated whether the historic document amounted to treason. Read More

Fireworks’ Vibrant History
July 1, 2011

Find out about the history of fireworks, which will light up the skies across America this Independence Day. Read More