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Are you able to take the test again and Identify 15 more Presidents of the United States from a photograph?
Annie Oakley was born on the 13th August 1860 in Darke County, Ohio, United States of America and is widely regarded as one of the best women sharpshooters in history. She started shooting at 8-years-old but did not gain popularity until she was 15 when she defeated well-known marksman, Frank E. Butler…
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was born Michael King on the 15th January 1929, to the Reverend Martin Luther King Sr. and Alberta King. His father eventually changed he and his son’s names to “Martin Luther” from “Michael” in 1934, after being inspired by the teachings and writings of the famed theologian Martin Luther…
John Fitzgerald Kennedy was born on the 29th May 1917 in Brookline, Massachusetts, United States to Joseph Patrick Kennedy, a businessman, and Rose Elizabeth Fitzgerald Kennedy. John was the 2nd born of 9 children and spent his childhood years all over the United States including Massachusetts, New York and Connecticut…
Alfred Russel Wallace dedicated much of his life to studying wildlife. He is often forgotten as one of the main contributors to evolution, sending his notes to Charles Darwin himself. Read about his life.
This is an article exploring the achievements of famous biologist, Rosalind Franklin. Learn about a brief history of her life and how she went on to contribute to the discovery of the double-helix structure of DNA!
Take a look at why there was a 300-mile march from a town in North England down to London. This is the story of the Jarrow Crusade.
In this article you can see the 6 British Monarchs of the photography era in color!
Do you know what year the historical event happened? Featured in this HistoryColored quiz is 20 significant events that happened throughout history. Your job is to input the year that the event took place. Do you think you are up for the challenge?
Are you able to identify the President of the United States from a photograph of them? The 15 Presidents featured in this quiz range from the early 1800s to up and into the 20th Century.
Are you able to identify the historical figure from a photograph of them?
It was February 23, 1958. Juan Manuel Fangio, one of the world’s biggest racing stars, was kidnapped by two gunmen, from the 26th of July Movement, at the Lincoln Hotel in Havana, Cuba. By kidnapping one of the biggest racing stars, they would bring attention to themselves and their cause: to overthrow the dictatorship of Cuba’s then-president Fulgencio Batista, by the orders of the group leader Fidel Castro….