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The History of Roman Emperors and Leaders

The History of Roman Emperors and Leaders

The legendary founders of Rome, Romulus and Remus were nursed by a she-wolf until discovered by a herdsman. The center of the Ancient city of Rome, the Forum was used for public meetings, religious spectacles, legal courts, commerce and more. Gaius Julius Caesar (c. 100 BCE- 44 BCE), famed general and statesmen, became dictator of …

Top 10 Most Evil Kings in History

Top 10 Most Evil Kings in History

Many people desire to be remembered by history, but these rulers are remembered for the wrong reasons. Welcome to WatchMojo.com and today we’re counting down our picks for the Top 10 Evil Kings in History. For this list, the individuals do not necessarily have to have held the title of “King” as we’re including anything …

Blue’s Dumb History Tales #2

Blue’s Dumb History Tales #2

Earlier last year I found myself with a surprise gap in my upload schedule, so I did what any self-respecting online content creator would do: I panicked, hastily cobbled together a glorified meme-dump, and then watched in shock as it became one of my most popular videos of the year. I’d say the internet is …

Harun al-Rashid | The Golden Prime | 766CE – 809CE

Harun al-Rashid | The Golden Prime | 766CE – 809CE

Harun al-Rashid is, without a doubt, the most famous caliph. Even those who don’t know anything about Islamic history know the name of Harun al-Rashid. Most of what we think we know about him comes more from exotic imagination and the Arabian Nights than from actual history. Whenever someone talks about a good leader in …