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Grace Holley

Grace Holley

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W.E.B. Du Bois: American Sociologist, Black Leader, And...

February 23, 2021

Formal photograph of W. E. B. Du Bois, with beard and mustache, around...

Why Do We Say 'God Bless You' After A Sneeze? History O...

February 16, 2021

1/27/53-Detroit, Michigan: Sneezing spreads influenza. Sneeze caught b...

Marilyn Monroe's Love Life: Divorces And Dates With Joe...

February 8, 2021

1954: A wistful Marilyn Monroe (Norma Jean Mortenson or Norma Jean Bak...

13th Amendment To The U.S. Constitution: What It Looked...

January 31, 2021

13th Amendment of the United States Constitution. (National Archives o...

Australia: History And Why It Was Founded As A Penal Co...

January 26, 2021

A kangaroo hops through the outback landscape June 7, 2005 near Marree...

Christine Chubbuck: Her Live TV Suicide And Everything ...

January 25, 2021

WVIZ, WTOG, and WXLT-TV reporter Christine Chubbuck in 1974, two weeks...

The Conditions On Slave Ships: What Was It Like On A Sl...

January 11, 2021

1835: Slaves aboard a slave ship being shackled before being put in th...

Where Does The Term 'Redneck' Come From? How Redneck Cu...

January 10, 2021

Comedian Jeff Foxworthy is shown performing on stage during a "live" c...

The Toy Box Killer A.K.A. David Parker Ray: Serial Kill...

January 7, 2021

Jeff Rein and David Parker Ray, 59, listen as the judge says that the ...

The U.S.'s Most Destructive Zoos

January 6, 2021

The newborn elephant baby and other elephants are pictured in their enclosure at the animal park...

The History Of Food Delivery: How Fast Takeout Became A...

January 1, 2021

Motorbike food delivery drivers on March 30, 2020 in Bangkok, Thailand...

A Brief History of Champagne: Where Did Champagne Come ...

December 31, 2020

In a celebratory setting, a man's hands pour champagne into a glass sl...

Why Do We Celebrate Christmas On December 25?

December 25, 2020

Queen Victoria's Christmas Tree, 1850. Found in the collection of Royal Collection,...

Mariah Carey's 'All I Want For Christmas Is You' By The...

December 17, 2020

Mariah Carey performs "All I Want For Christmas is You" during "The La...

20 Photos Of Bomb Shelters During The Cold War & Red Sc...

December 6, 2020

(Walter Sanders/Life Magazine/The LIFE Picture Collection via Getty Im...

History of the Democratic Party: The Evolution of U.S. ...

November 17, 2020

WASHINGTON - JANUARY 04: Members of the 110th Congress raise their rig...

Thirty Years' War: History, Events, Timeline, And Death...

October 26, 2020

Batalla de Rocroi, 1643. (Augusto Ferrer-Dalmau/Wikimedia Commons) T...

Vladimir Lenin: Everything You Didn't Know About The Ru...

October 21, 2020

Embalmed body of Lenin at Red Square. (Getty Images) Becoming Vladi...

The Anti-Fascist Congress of the United Front Who Were ...

October 20, 2020

Photograph of an anti-fascism protest in Dresden, Germany, late summer...

Kim Il Sung: Facts You Didn't Know About The Ruthless D...

October 13, 2020

Premier Kim Il Sung of North Korea. (Getty Images) If you were asked...

The Moulin Rouge: A Famous French Theater That Held The...

October 6, 2020

Moulin Rouge, Paris, April 2011. (Christine Zenino/Wikimedia Commons) ...

Women's March On Versailles: The French Revolution

October 5, 2020

People dressed in period costumes take part in the "Fetes Galantes" in the Cha...

Black And Mexican Cowboys Made Up At Least 25% Of The A...

September 13, 2020

Group portrait of American cowboys. Undated photograph. (Getty Images)...

Jackie Kennedy Onassis: Biography, Facts, And Things Yo...

September 11, 2020

Former First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy enjoys herself at a picnic circa ...

Hosting The Olympics: Cons Of The Olympics Coming To Yo...

August 15, 2020

Glory of holding flaming torch. (Getty Images) The Olympic Games beg...

Pablo Escobar's Escaped Hippos Formed The Largest Hippo...

August 12, 2020

Playful hippos in the water in January 2015, KwaZulu-Natal, South Afri...

Herschel Grynszpan: The Man Who Got Revenge On The Nazi...

August 9, 2020

Polish assassin 17-year-old Herschel Fiebel Grynszpan (c.1920–1938) af...

Leopold Von Sacher-Masoch: The Father Of Masochism, Exp...

June 28, 2020

Leopold von Sacher-Masoch and Fanny Pistor Bogdanoff, c. 1870-1880 (no...

King Leopold II Of Belgium: The Criminal Who Brutally K...

June 25, 2020

Portrait of the future king Leopold II, king of the Belgians. (Nicaise...

Mississippi Burning Murders: The KKK And Local Sheriff ...

June 21, 2020

Missing persons poster created by the FBI in 1964, signed by Director ...