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“Those who do not learn history are doomed to repeat it.” This infamous quote is known by pretty much everyone. But just how much history do you actually know? Certainly you know the basics, but there is even much left to be learned about those.

Additionally, there’s a lot of interesting information behind some of your favorite brands, sports, and holidays! For example, do you know where the first McDonald’s was opened? We all love Halloween, but where did the idea to dress up come from? Find out all this and more with this variety of history facts!

30 Facts About Red Nose Day

Since 1985 the UK celebrate something called Red Nose Day once every 2 years. If you’re from the UK, you’ve almost definitely heard of it. If you’re from America, or somewhere else in the world, you should read about it! Here are 30 facts about Red Nose Day so you know why it exists!

20 Interesting Facts About Isaac Newton

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Recognized at one of the most influential scientists of all time, there's obviously a ton to learn about Isaac Newton! Here we have the most informative and fascinating facts about Isaac Newton to increase your knowledge in the spectrum of science.

50 Fun Facts About William Shakespeare For Kids

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Shakespeare is one of the most famous writers in history! This well spoken playwright is still well-known by all generations, and that likely won't be changing any time soon. We've assembled 50 of the best facts about Shakespeare to hopefully inspire you to appreciate his impressive works even more!

20 Historical Facts About Tutankhamun

King Tut was the youngest Pharoah to be appointed in Egyptian history! There is a lot of mystery surrounding this young ruler, like who his parents were, and even how he died is still relatively unknown. Here we have a list of facts about what we DO know about Tutankhamun!

Nine Unknown Facts About Adolf Hitler

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As despicable as Hitler was, he is an important piece of world history. It's fascinating to learn about this character, because even though he committed many heinous crimes against humanity, he still had a few quirks himself that you would be surprised to learn about here.

50 Humbling Facts About 9/11

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9/11 was the biggest and most devastating assault on the United States with the highest death toll out of all previous and forthcoming attacks. While it may leave a bitter taste, it's now part of history and important to recognize. Here are 50 important facts about September 11.

Three Times The World Almost Entered A Nuclear War

Nuclear war has been a threat hanging over the world for decades now. Luckily, we've managed to avoid it - so far. But there are a more than a few times where we certainly came close! Here are three of which that you may not have heard about until now!