History Stories
AUTHOR: Christopher Klein
8 Times Queen Victoria Survived Attempted Assassinations
May 30, 2017

Queen Victoria’s 63-year reign on the British throne would have been considerably shorter had any one of eight assassination attempts succeeded. Read More

7 Things You May Not Know About Sam Houston
May 21, 2015

Learn seven surprising facts about the legendary political and military leader who fought for Texan independence. Read More

6 Things You May Not Know About Santa Anna
May 13, 2015

Check out six surprising facts about the flamboyant Mexican political and military ruler. Read More

A Virtual Tour of 8 Lincoln Assassination Relics
April 15, 2015

Take an armchair tour of the numerous artifacts connected to Abraham Lincoln's assassination Read More

6 Civil War Battles After Appomattox
April 10, 2015

Robert E. Lee’s surrender did not officially end the Civil War. Find out where the fighting continued in the weeks after Appomattox. Read More

6 Unsung Heroes of the American Revolution
January 23, 2015

From an asthmatic Quaker to a notorious traitor, learn about six amateur soldiers who were among the lesser-known heroes of the American Revolution. Read More

10 Things You May Not Know About John F. Kennedy
November 20, 2013

Discover 10 surprising facts about America’s 35th president Read More