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Category: History

History can be extremely interesting to learn about when you have the chance to learn about it. Here Life, History, & Travel shares historical fun facts, information on prominent historical figures, and how society has changed over the course of time. If you’re looking for somewhere to start, look no further!

10 Important LGBT+ Figures

Happy Pride Month! The month of June is known as Pride Month after the Stonewall Riots took place on June 28, 1969 in New York City and kickstarted the movement for LGBT+ rights and acceptance in society. In honor of the LGBT+ community and Pride Month, here are 10 important LGBT+ figures.

Pride Month

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5 Fun Facts About Caligula

The Roman Empire is full of intrigue, scandals, and crazy rulers. While some Emperors were crazier than others (lookin’ at you, Nero), there’s still a number of others worth learning about – one of them being Caligula, who ruled for just under 5 years. Don’t know much about this particular Roman Emperor? Look no further!…

Caligula

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5 Fun Facts About Gettysburg

Four score and seven years ago. What comes to mind when you hear that phrase? Well, if you thought of Lincoln and his famous Gettysburg Address, than you know your speeches - and maybe even a little bit of American history. Don't know much about Gettysburg? Well, look no further! Here are 5 fun facts about the town.

Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

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