Black History People

Black History People

Every year in the United States of America, February is dedicated as Black History Month – the month to honor the contributions of African Americans to United States history. The grassroots effort of African-American historian Carter G. Woodson has developed into a national time to honor the struggles and triumphs of African Americans throughout history. … [Read More…]

Advantages Of History Questions And Answers Online

Advantages Of History Questions And Answers Online

All of the history fanciers find it great to spend time taking the online quizzes featuring various history-based questions. The immense online presence of History Questions and Answers has helped many kids and adults to improve their historical knowledge in the better manner. Of course, there are some aspects of history that remain unknown. Anyhow, … [Read More…]

Halloween History

Halloween History

Halloween is a traditional holiday that is celebrated yearly on the night of October 31. The word Halloween is a shortening of All Hallows’ Evening, also known as All Hallows’ Eve or Hallowe’en. Traditional activities involve bonfires, costume parties, trick-or-treating, carving jack-o-lanterns, and visiting “haunted houses”. Irish and Scottish immigrants brought versions of Halloween to … [Read More…]

History of Chess

History of Chess

The exact history of chess is a great mystery. Many countries declare to have invented the chess game from some incipient form. The most common and espoused belief is that chess came from India in the 6th century AD. At first, it was called Chaturanga, a four-player version of Chess. Since chess was introduced to … [Read More…]

The Most Influential People In History That Never Existed

The unreal people are likely to leave a significant impact on human’s mind, often greater than the real ones. The good fictional tales are so inspiring that we seem to believe in them, idolize them, and incorporate their characteristics into the real figures. Some people are great enough to live the stories and never intend … [Read More…]

History of Volleyball

History of Volleyball

In 2015, the sport of Volleyball is 120 years old! The sport originated in the United States in 1895 and is now one of the big five international sports. The FIVB (The Federation Internationale De Volley-Ball) is the largest international sporting federation in the world with 220 affiliated national federations. Over the last two decades, … [Read More…]