Archive for December, 2011

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    Historical Facts that you should know

    Posted in History Around The World | December 27, 2011
    There are so many historical facts in the world that are interesting, intriguing and very informative. Let us know some of them. For example if your pupils dilate when you are facing someone you love, apparently the pupils dilate when you are facing someone you hate too. There are many things that have been invented by women. These include fire escapes, bullet proof vests, laser printers, windshield vipers etc. Did you know this historical fact that donkeys actually kill more people than plane crashes can kill? Another historical fact is that there is this woman who has this dubious distinction of having got 69 children. This woman was a peasant, who lived for 40 years and in this span she gave birth to around 16 twins, 4 quadruplets and 7 triplets. Did  [...]
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    Let’s know the historical facts more

    Posted in History Around The World | December 20, 2011
    Most of the historical facts are results of events or experiences of people which have been repeated over a period of time. These historical facts are interesting and intriguing and give us a lot of reason to want to know more about the world. It is not a coincidence that the radio was invented. In the year 1892, there was a farmer by the name of Nathan .B. Stubblefield. He belonged to Murray in Kentucky. He hit upon this dubious idea of transmitting his own voice. Creating a box with two ends open he asked his friend Rainey to hold one end and listen on it. Stubblefield then hollered “HELLO RAINEY” down the box and Rainey heard it. The system of sound transmission began leading to the invention of the radio gradually. Northern Ireland is  [...]
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    Historical Facts for you to know

    Posted in History Around The World | December 13, 2011
    Historical facts are such fun. They give you an insight of the world that was and the fact about that aspect of history you wouldn’t have thought of. Let us read some of the historical facts around the world. For example did you know that the Honorable Company of Edinburgh Golfers was founded in the year 1744 and this is incidentally the oldest golf club in the world? Were you aware that the Great Wall of China is around 1,400 miles long? Then that the Grateful Dead were initially called the “The Warlocks”? Read on to know how the first telephone book had only 50 names in it! Yes, just imagine what the world was. We all know about Ford Cars. But did we know that the Dodge engines were the first kind of engines in the Ford cars? Those  [...]
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    Rendezvous with the best historical facts

    Posted in History Around The World | December 6, 2011
    Some of the best read articles are often about the facts around the world. And when it comes to historical facts, then it comes as a universal favourite for those who would want to know about the facts across the globe. These details not only intrigue the mind but also render the reader totally fascinated with this aspect of life. Please let us know some of the interesting and intriguing historical facts which would also be a good thought for you. It is said that the great painter Leonardo Da Vinci actually predicted that there would be something like mass use of solar energy way back in the year 1447! Then did you know that the great predictor Nostradamus predicted his own death ? So when he died in 1566, he already had his 1567 almanac published  [...]