There is a lot to be said for understanding the people and events that happened before you. At least, that is what your history teachers want you to think. But history buffs may be on to something. History can teach us a lot about who we are and where we come from. There are many
October is the time where many people enjoy spooky decorations, treats and celebrate creepy things for fun. For many, it is enjoyable to spend time with friends and family while partaking in the frightening festivities. However, if our current Halloween celebrations were taken back in time to the Renaissance, it would not go over well. People from today who dressed up spookily could be accused of witchcraft. Witch hunting is an unfortunate part of history but interesting nonetheless.
Fame is a state of being that many people find simultaneously alluring and unattainable. However, the gap between you and a famous person may not be as wide as you think. Many people have famous ancestors in their history, and with news of an ancestor’s social status comes numerous interesting and inspiring stories. Whether or not