The writer and historian gives her opinion on the fall of Anne Boleyn
Billions of mourners watched as Diana, Princess of Wales, was laid to rest after the tragedy that took her life in Paris
From its origins as a fort to becoming one of the world's most visited museums, discover the fascinating history of this Parisian landmark
Following his untimely death, Lenin’s body was embalmed and put on public display. The Communist leader became the demigod of a cult that touched upon all aspects of Soviet life Words: Danny Bird
The last days of Anne Boleyn, Vietnam: Why the USA never stood a chance, Albert Einstein, the Siege of Jerusalem, Princess Diana's Funeral, John Snow vs. Cholera, Top Ten Robberies, the Roman Baths and more!
40 years ago today, the King of Rock and Roll passed away at his Graceland home in Memphis
Barely five years after Franco's death, a shocking coup attempt nearly derailed the Spanish transition to democracy Words: Danny Bird
Q&A
Is there any historical veracity behind the Biblical story? 
Historian Nick Lloyd explains the ways in which the Battle of Passchendaele has been misunderstood, and how it helped to turn the odds in the Allies’ favour  
From donkey rides to the deck chair, discover the history of our summer holiday staples
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