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Indus Valley Seals

15 Unknown Facts About Indus Valley Civilization

Also known as the Harappan Civilization, the Indus Valley Civilization was the largest of the world's four great ancient civilizations. It covered an area that consisted of a significant part of India, most of...
Odette Hallowes

15 Famous Female Spies in History

Secret agents. Spies and Experts of Espionage! It is hard to find anybody, who isn't intrigued by spies and enjoys a good action flick that features them. Many a times, we envision ourselves as...

Top 13 Persian Inventions That Will Surprise You

A number of the modern society's most cherished ideas and objects that are used in our day to day lives go back several decades into the past! The Persian civilization in specific can be...
Greatest Inventors

Top 21 Greatest Inventors in History and Their Inventions

How do we call someone the greatest inventor? That may be a misnomer since there are thousands of inventions that have had a far-reaching impact on human life in their own way. Nonetheless, we...
Leonardo da Vinci artwork

Unknown Leonardo da Vinci Facts and His Famous Inventions

Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519) is widely regarded as one of the most versatile geniuses to have ever walked the earth. He was an artist, inventor, architect and everything scientific. He was the quintessential 'Renaissance...
Best History Books

25 Best History Books of all Time for History Buffs

History is not a subject that interests only archeologists, researchers, and those involved in the preservation of historical monuments and artefacts. History books are loved by people who want to know about the past...
It was his tactical planning which ensured America’s victory in the Mexican War

13 Fascinating Facts About Robert E Lee

According to the Robert E Lee biography, he is globally known for being the general of the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia during the American Civil War. He is known for his tactical success,...
Michelangelo facts

Interesting Michelangelo Facts and His Famous Paintings

Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475-1564) is unarguably one of the greatest artists ever. He is considered among the most prominent icons of the Italian Renaissance. His artwork, paintings, and sculptures were a unique blend of physical...
Battle of Bosworth Facts

13 Battle of Bosworth Facts You Should Know

The Battle of Bosworth was the last and ultimate clash which put an end to the 100 year long War of Roses. This battle is most remembered as it was in this war that...
Greatest Printmaker

Albrecht Durer : Biography, Facts, Paintings & Prints

Albrecht Durer was an extremely versatile and gifted German artist from the Renaissance period. He was a brilliant draftsman and writer as well. But his greatest impact was in the domain of printmaking. Durer...