Joan A

Joan has a bachelor’s degree in history and loves to share her passion for it through writing. In her spare time she enjoys swimming in her local pool.

Actors and Actresses With Most Oscar Nominations in Academy Awards History

Although the Academy Awards recently had their fair share of controversy, receiving an Oscar is still considered the most significant achievement in the world...

Top 3 NFL Records That Will Probably Never Be Broken

The NFL has changed quite a lot in recent decades. The pace is faster, there is more focus on passing, and more games are...

Here is Why the Catacombs in Paris Were Built

The Catacombs of Paris, a network of underground tunnels and ossuaries located beneath the streets of the French capital, have long fascinated visitors with...

Find Out the History Behind the Most Popular Superstitions

Wherever you find yourself in the world, there is a chance that you’ll encounter some familiar superstitions. This usually includes getting some kind of...

4 Facts You Probably Didn’t Know About the Wild West

We don’t blame you if you think you already know everything there is to know about Wild West. After all, the American frontier has...

New Study Identifies the Tomb of Alexander The Great’s Father

The location of Alexander the Great's tomb remains a big mystery. However, at least the final resting place of his father, King Philip II...