Explore Random Facts, Fun Facts, and more!

Drop some knowledge on your friends with these random facts : theCHIVE

Also historians and behavioral evolutionists are writing articles about females being the reason we have language, pretty cool stuff. Nothing wrong with crediting gender with what they’ve done. Both have strengths. Nothing wrong with that.

Also historians and behavioral evolutionists are writing articles about females being the reason we have language, pretty cool stuff. Nothing wrong with crediting gender with what they’ve done. Both have strengths. Nothing wrong with that.

Fun Facts, Funny Facts

Fun Facts, Funny Facts

30 captivating historical photographs. "The way real men shave"? Wow. - 9GAG

30 captivating historical photographs. "The way real men shave"? Wow.

30 captivating historical photographs that you need to see - Saved for the thylacine and picture of women in Afganistan

Melungeons (from melange) are an ethnic group indigenous to the mountains of northeastern Tennessee, racially a mixture of black, white and American Indian. Founded by free mulattos and mestees (Indian-black mix with or without white) from North Carolina, they were in Hancock County before whites arrived there. From the time and location of their origin, the Indian element is probably Saponi and Tutelo, but is usually incorrectly thought to be Cherokee by the Melungeons.

Melungeons

The origins of a group of dark-skinned Appalachian residents once known derisively as the Melungeons has been determined based on genetic testing. Black and white! The proof is on the double helix!

Drop some knowledge on your friends with these random facts : theCHIVE

“On November 15, 1938, German authorities banned Jewish children from attending German public schools. This photograph shows a Jewish high school class, including a young Henry Kissinger (front row, left), in Fuerth, Germany.

On November German authorities banned Jewish children from attending German public schools. This photograph shows a Jewish high school class, including a young Henry Kissinger (front row, left) in Fuerth, Germany, 1938

Foreign policy accomplishments of President Monroe: Established the landmark Monroe Doctrine, which announced the United States' opposition to any European intervention in the recently independent countries of the Americas Bought Florida from Spain and extended America's border to the Pacific through the Treaty of 1818 with Britain

President of the United States: James Monroe * Democratic - Republican * Term: 1817 - 1825 * Born: April 1758 in West Moreland County, Virginia * Vice President: Daniel D. Tompkins * First Lady: Elizabeth Kortright * Children: Eliza and Maria *

Ann Agnes Bernatitus (January 21, 1912 – March 3, 2003) was a United States Navy nurse who served during World War II. In October 1942, she became the first American recipient of the Legion of Merit (legionnaire) for her heroism during the siege of Bataan and Corregidor from December 1941 through April 1942.

Nurse Miss Ann A. Bernatitus, Legion of Merit Miss Ann A. Bernatitus, the…

War criminal Klaus Barbie : Klaus Barbie, Chef der Gestapo in France during his trial. He was accused of crimes against humanity and sentenced to life imprisonment. From 1942 to 1944 he was the commander of "Abteilung IV" from the "Sicherheitsdienst Außenstelle Lyon" from the Gestapo.

Nazi Klaus Barbie, "Butcher of Lyon" sentenced to life in France: July 1987

Theodore Roosevelt

This photo of Roosevelt shows the characteristics that cartoonists would use to depict him for years to come--the mustache, the glasses, and the wide, toothy smile that conveyed his energy and spirit.

Movie Stars that fought in World War II - Jack Palance

Jack Palance US Army Air Corps. Required facial reconstruction from terrible injuries received in 1943 when his crash landed in Britain.

Pinterest
Search