The real-life Django: black Wild West marshal Bass Reeves who arrested 3,000 outlaws and killed 14 men
Bass Reeves, one of the first African Americans to become a Deputy U.S. Marshal west of the Mississippi River, could have been an inspiration for Quentin Tarantino’s fictional character Django.
Maps of Ill Bethisad
Historical Map of Europe, 1000 AD >> When I do some family history I read these names for country of birth...helps to visualize where the ancestors come from...
Facial composite of Mozart, circa 1777, created by the German Federal Criminal Police Office from four contemporary portait paintings.
Post with 5738 views. Facial composite of Mozart, circa 1777, created by the German Federal Criminal Police Office from four contemporary portait paintings.
Martin Luther King, Jr., Montgomery, Alabama, 1956 Vintage African American photography courtesy of Black History Album, The Way We Were. Follow Us On Twitter @blackhistoryalb
14 Badass Nelson Mandela Facts
Former President of South Africa, Nobel Peace Prize winner, and anti-apartheid activist Nelson Mandela has been the center of news buzz following reports of his hospitalization and critical health condition. But I bet you had no idea how badass this dude really is. Cheers to you, Mr. Mandela, for 94 years of absolutely badass legacy.
A group of Sikh men outside the entrance to Hyde Park Corner, circa 1935.
From the Victorian era through to World War Two - featuring tube strikes, carriage redesigns, passenger complaints, ticket machines and air raid shelters.
Franz Ferdinand's Assassination
The assassination of Franz Ferdinand is truly an event that changed the world. Being the catalyst for World War I in 1914, its reverberations and cons