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Nancy Reyes

Nancy Reyes

Senior Writer

One of our top senior writers, Nancy came to us wanting to break away from the politics that comes with major news corporations. She leads our team of historical writers in creating the best engaging content out there that keeps our readers coming back for more. She is an enthusiast of all things medieval and has been a member of her renaissance fair group for 15 years. She received her degree in International Relations from the University of Southern California and hopes to one day travel the world.
January 13, 2017

Pope Acknowledges Knights Templar – 1/13/1128

We know today that school and religion are separate entities and are not to be comb...

January 11, 2017

The Grand Canyon Becomes A National Monument – 1/11/190...

Everything is affected by time which includes places considered to be ...

January 6, 2017

The Blizzard of 1996 Begins – 1/6/1996

Natural disasters have and will always be something mankind will always have to deal with....

January 3, 2017

Adolf Hitler Commits suicide – 12/30/1945

There was a time when people thought that Adolph Hitler and his allies would take over ...

January 3, 2017

World War II Monument Opens In Washington D.C. – 12/29/...

Have you ever heard of the phrase better late than never? Anyone who h...

January 3, 2017

Colonel McIntosh Corresponds With Washington – 12/28/17...

When historians piece together events that happened centuries earlier,...

December 22, 2016

Children of Two Different Presidents Tie The Knot – 12/...

Today in 1968, Julie Nixon the daughter of Richard M. Nixon, the 37th ...

December 15, 2016

The Famous Leaning Tower of Pisa Reopens - 12/15/2001

Italy's Leaning Tower of Pisa reopens to the public after a group of speciali...

December 7, 2016

Earthquakes Cause Havoc In Armenia – 12/7/1988

One of the many things in life that man has no control of stopping is natural disa...

December 2, 2016

Napoleon Proclaimed First Emperor of France – 12/2/1804

In 1804, Napoleon Bonaparte is crowned Napoleon I in Notre Dame Cathedral...

November 7, 2016

Magic Johnson Announces He Is HIV-Positive – 11/7/1991

Even though being in professional sports mostly means that keeping things ...

October 21, 2016

Germany Calls Off Unrestricted Submarine Warfare – 10/2...

On October 21, 1918, Germany decided to cancel their unrestricted warf...

October 18, 2016

The Scalding of Al Green – 10/18/1974

On January 31, 1972, noted soul singer Al Green released the album Let’s Stay Together. The...

October 15, 2016

Young Gerald Ford Ties The Knot With Elizabeth Bloomer ...

The future president of United States of America Gerald Ford marries is ...

October 13, 2016

The Neoclassical White House Cornerstone Is Laid – 10/1...

In 1792, the cornerstone for a presidential villa was laid in the newl...

October 10, 2016

Anniversary of The Passing of Superman Legend Christoph...

Christopher Reeve, the lead actor of four Superman movies, died at the a...

October 2, 2016

The Establishment of Yosemite National Park – 10/1/1890

On October 1st of 1890, Congress passed an act that created Yosemite Nati...

September 30, 2016

Babe Ruth Hits 60th Homer, Sets Record – 9/30/1927

On September 30th of 1927, Babe Ruth hit his 60th home run of the season, sett...

September 28, 2016

Philadelphia Flu Epidemic – 9/28/1918

On September 28th of 1918, the Liberty Loan parade was held in the city of Philadelphia. Un...

September 24, 2016

Honda Gets Incorporated – 9/24/1948

On September 24th of 1948, a 42-year-old bike mechanic named Soichiro Honda incorporated his ...

September 8, 2016

Oprah's First National Broadcast - 9/8/1986

On September 8th of 1986, the Oprah Winfrey Show became a syndicated national program, ...

September 2, 2016

Connors Wins U.S. Open On His 39th Birthday - 9/2/1991

On September 2nd of 1991, Jimmy Connors won the U.S. Open. Even more surpris...

August 26, 2016

De Gaulle Enters Free France - 8/26/1944

There are few figures in history as revolutionary as French General, Charles de Gaulle. On...

August 24, 2016

The Wall Street Scheme – 8/24/1982

On August 24th of 1982, Martin Siegel, a graduate of Harvard Business School and a mergers and...

August 20, 2016

Major Disaster As Two Trains Collide In India – 8/20/19...

On August 20th of 1995, two trains in India collided, killing 358 peop...

August 12, 2016

“Tucker: The Man and His Dream” Makes Its Debut – 8/12/...

Francis Ford Coppola’s biopic “Tucker, the Man and His Dream” hit ...

August 11, 2016

Prince Hussein Succeeds And Gets The Throne – 8/11/1952

Prince Hussein took the throne as the king of Jordan following the declar...

August 10, 2016

Red Dawn Is Released As First Ever PG -13 Movie - 8/10/...

One of the most exciting PG-13 movies of the summer was just released. S...

August 8, 2016

NWA Releases the Iconic “Straight Outta Compton” - 8/8/...

The Early ’90’s were a tough time for the West Coast. Historical eve...

August 6, 2016

Hiroshima And The Atomic Bomb – 8/6/1945

Many people know about the United States dropping an atomic bomb on Hiroshima. That even...