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These Colorized Images From The Civil War Will Transport You

The older the conflict, the less tangible it is to our modern sensibilities. We can read about Roman battles, try to imagine them, but…

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The Day Ed Sullivan First Introduced The Beatles Live On American Television

From 1948 until 1971, every Sunday night from 8-9 p.m. E.T. millions of Americans tuned into what many feel to be one of the…

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Celebs With Historically High IQs

Most people often assume that celebrities aren’t exactly bright, and sometimes they might be right to assume so. However, some of Hollywood’s leading men…

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WWII: 6 Women Who Undermined The Germans At Every Turn

When it comes to war, we drown in endless stories of heroism. Most of those stories center on his not her-story. That doesn’t mean…

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The Profound History And Return Of The Plains Buffalo

In recent news by the BBC, Canada reintroduced buffalo to the Banff National Park. They once roamed North America in excess of 50 million,…

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Calvin Graham Enlisted In The U.S. Navy At Age 12

As Calvin Graham stood in line for the Navy dentist to check his teeth, he knew this was the hole in his plan. With…

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On This Day, February 7th

1. 1964: The Beatles American invasion begins Just six weeks after “I Want to Hold Your Hand” reached the top spot on U.S. charts,…

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Louisiana’s First Black Regiments Didn’t Fight For The Confederates

Before the famous 54th Infantry of Massachusetts (central to the movie Glory), another all-black unit marched on Confederate forces. They were the Corps d’Afrique,…

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On This Day, February 3rd

1. 1959: The Day the Music died Just after midnight on this date in 1959, a small aircraft carrying three of the most popular…

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On This Day, February 6th

1. 1891: The Dalton Gang attempt their first train robbery Lewis and Adeleine Dalton had ten sons that grew up on homesteads in Oklahoma…

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