Hillary M

Hillary grew up ice skating and loves spending her weekends at her local ice rink. Throughout college she found a passion for history and loves that she gets to write about it.

Parting Quips: 5 Historical Figures’ Memorable Last Words

History is full of remarkable moments, but few are as intriguing as the parting words of those who shaped it. From intellectuals to monarchs,...

This Impressive Collection of Bronze Age Treasure Was Forged Out of Meteoritic Iron

A study published in Trabajos de Prehistoria journal has shed new light on the impressive collection of Spanish Bronze Age treasures discovered in Villena,...

Top 5 Facts From Ancient History That Will Blow Your Mind

You can only learn as much about the ancient world and ancient civilizations in history classes. The truth is that textbooks only contain basics...

Top 3 Countries With the Most World Cup Trophies

The FIFA World Cup is one of the biggest events in sports. It happens every four years, and only one country can win it....

Paul McCartney Reunites With His Stolen Bass Guitar After More Than 50 Years

The bass guitar used on the first two Beatles albums found its way back to its original owner, Paul McCartney, after more than 50...

Weird History: Outlaw Elmer McCurdy Became a Traveling Carnival Star After His Death

Most outlaws lived a pretty eventful life in the Wild West, considering all the robberies and clashes with other outlaws and lawmen. But for...