Throughout the years, epidemics and plagues have shaken up societies and cultures around the world.
Soulard’s Mardi Gras celebration kicks it up a notch this weekend with the big parade. But as most know, Mardi Gras is an imported event.
Visiting local restaurants and bars is one of the best parts about traveling. Check out any of these old bars – most of which are older than America.
Glider crash happened in front of thousands of spectators.
A 182 year history in Missouri has not always been kind to Mormons, but the Show-Me State elected a Ladder Day Saint to lead the free world this year.
Ever wondered how Valentine’s Day started? We’ve got the answer for you…
Labor Day facts to make you the Resident Smarty Pants at your weekend BBQ
These early American history legends may be conventional wisdom, and some are even taught in school, but they definitely are not facts. The following myths originated from poems, stories that changed over time or historical […]
Commemorate this Independence Day by reading a book written by a President of the United States. Our current and former Commanders in Chief have composed many memoirs, political and social writings and even works of […]
Father’s Day, the holiday set aside to celebrate dad, has been an institution for 101 years. But what is the evolution of Father’s Day? How did it become the holiday it is today? One Father’s Day historian offers his unique perspective on the third Sunday in June and after you read this, you too will be a Father’s Day expert.