President Kennedy Delivers Final Speech, 55 Years After His Death

On November 22, 1963, President John F. Kennedy and his wife Jaqueline were on a state visit to Dallas, Texas. Kennedy was on his way to a lunch at the Dallas Trade Mart when he was assassinated on Elm Street by Lee Harvey Oswald. The text of the speech he was due to give there [...]


Was Ulysses S. Grant a bad President?

Ulysses S. Grant was undoubtedly a great General and horseman. At the age of 5 he could stand on the back of a horse and was training them by the age of 9.  He served in the Mexican War and afterwards bounced around between jobs. His own brother hired him as a store clerk but [...]

7 colourised historic photos

It's always nice when we look back at photos that have been taken throughout history. It's even nicer when we see those historic photos in colour, after seeing them in black and white for so long. In this article i will be sharing 7 of my favourite colourised historic photos. 1. Steel Mill this is [...]


The Kennedy Assassination Attempt of 1960

President John F. Kennedy is one of America's most popular presidents and almost everyone has heard the story about how Lee Harvey Oswald assassinated Kennedy in Dallas, Texas in 1963. But what most people don't know is that there was an attempt on Kennedy's life 3 years before his assassination in 1960. In the fall [...]


Who Was St. David?

Today, the people of Wales are celebrating St. David's Day. It is celebrated on 1st March and has been for hundreds of years. But who was St. David and why do the Welsh celebrate him? St. David was born in the year 500, he was the grandson of Ceredig ap Cunedda, who was King of Ceredigion. [...]


Chernobyl: Frozen in Time

Almost 32 years ago, disaster struck the town of Chernobyl. Leaving it uninhabitable for any living thing for the next 20,000 years. But what happened at Chernobyl? Why did it happen? and is it safe to go there at all today? We're going to be talking about all these in today's article. What Happened and [...]


What really sank the Titanic

On April 10th 1912, the RMS Titanic set out on her maiden voyage. But the luxury cruise liner would not reach her destination after the ship struck an iceberg, sinking the ship and taking more than 1,500 people to a watery grave. For more than 100 years people have heard the story of the Titanic [...]