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30 Fascinating And Interesting Facts About The Korean War

The Korean War was a war between North Korea, with the support of China and the Soviet Union, and South Korea, with the support of the United States. The war began on June 25, 1950, when North Korea invaded South Korea, following a series of clashes along the border. The United Nations, with the United…

30 Interesting And Fascinating Facts About The Chernobyl Disaster

The Chernobyl disaster was a catastrophic nuclear accident. It happened on April 25, 1986, in the number 4 light water graphite moderated reactor at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant near Pripyat, which is a small town in the northern Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic. Take a look below for 30 more interesting and fascinating facts about…

30 Interesting And Fascinating Facts About The Assassination Of John F. Kennedy

President John F. Kennedy was assassinated on Friday, November 22, 1963, at 12:30 PM in Dallas, Texas, while riding in a presidential motorcade in Dealey Plaza. He was riding with his wife Jacqueline, Texas Governor John Connally, and Connally’s wife, Nellie. He was fatally shot by former United States Marine Lee Harvey Oswald. Take a…

30 Fascinating And Interesting Facts About The Fall Of The Berlin Wall

The Berlin Wall was a massive concrete barrier in and around Berlin, Germany, that physically and ideologically divided Berlin into East Berlin and West Berlin from 1961 to 1989, during the era of the Cold War. West Berlin was a geographical loophole through which thousands of East Germans fled to the democratic West. In response…

30 Fascinating And Interesting Facts About The October Revolution

The October Revolution is officially known in Soviet literature as the Great October Socialist Revolution and is commonly referred to as Red October, the October Uprising, the Bolshevik Revolution or the Bolshevik Coup. It was a revolution in Russia led by the Bolsheviks and Vladimir Lenin that was instrumental in the larger Russian Revolution of…

30 Interesting And Fascinating Facts About The Invasion Of Normandy

The invasion of Normandy took place on June 6, 1944, when United States, Canada, France and Britain landed at five beaches in Normandy. It was the biggest amphibious invasion in history and it was launched by the western Allies during World War II. The historic day became known as D-Day. Take a look below for…

30 Fascinating And Interesting Facts About The Attack On Pearl Harbor

The attack on Pearl harbor was a surprise military strike by the Imperial Japanese Navy Air Service against the United States naval base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii Territory, on the morning of December 7, 1941. The attack is what led to the United States’ entry into World War II. The Japanese military leadership referred to…

30 Fascinating And Interesting Facts About The Great Depression

The Great Depression was a severe worldwide economic depression that took place mostly during the 1930s. It started in the United States but the timing varied across nations; in most countries it started in 1929 and lasted until 1941. It was the longest, deepest and most widespread economic depression of the 20th century. Take a…

30 Fun And Interesting Facts About The American Revolution

The American Revolution was a colonial revolt that took place between 1765 and 1783. The American Patriots in the 13 Colonies won independence from Great Britain, becoming the United States of America. They defeated the British in the American Revolutionary War in alliance with France and others. Take a look below for 30 more fun…