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Top 10 Infamous Historical Executions

Top 10 Infamous Historical Executions

These people might actually be remembered best for their deaths rather than the lives they lived. Welcome to WatchMojo.com, and today we’re counting down our picks for the top 10 infamous real life executions. For this list, we’re looking specifically at official executions as ordered by the state or government throughout history and across the …

The French Revolution: Crash Course World History #29

Hi, my name is John Green, this is Crash Course World History, and today we’re going to talk about The French Revolution. Admittedly, this wasn’t the French flag until 1794, but we just felt like he looked good in stripes. As does this guy. Huh? So, while the American Revolution is considered a pretty good …

Idiot Mistakes That Changed The Course Of History

Idiot Mistakes That Changed The Course Of History

Mistakes happen. Sometimes, truly idiotic mistakes happen that result in awful consequences, like centuries of persecution and racial hatred. But other times, idiotic mistakes can be a force for good. Just be glad you didn’t cause these problems. The French Revolution was a bloody period in France’s past where lots of unrest led to lots …