Historical Events

Historical Events

True stories and facts from real historical events from Bulgaria and the world that have left a mark on human history. Curious stories and events from the near and far past.
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The Epic Battles That Ended Entire EmpiresThe Epic Battles That Ended Entire Empires
24 Mar.
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Most ancient battles were but parts of large-scale wars that ultimately decided the fates of kingdoms and empires.
The Most Brutal Types of Torture Ever CreatedThe Most Brutal Types of Torture Ever Created
03 Aug.
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Used in Ancient Greece, the brazen bull torture technique goes as follows: The victim is put into a hollowed out bull statue, made of bronze. Under it, the torturers place logs and burn them until the metal gains a fiery yellow color.
False Historical Facts!False Historical Facts!
14 June
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Years prior to Captain Cook setting foot on Australian shores in 1770, Dutch explorers Abel Tasman and Dirk Hartog, as well as English pirate William Dampier had already been there.