Tagged With American History

9 of the most memorable presidential elections in American history


Donald Trump was the oldest person ever elected to the presidency — here are 14 other records broken by US presidents


The oldest US World War II veteran received more than 10,000 birthday cards from around the world for his 111th birthday



The oldest US World War II veteran is turning 111, and a museum is looking for people to send him birthday cards


16 staggering facts about the Fourth of July


See if you can guess the original names of these 16 iconic US cities



Little-known facts about every American first lady


The oldest town in every state


A congressman just called Mike Pence 'the greatest VP' since John Adams — here's why that's not really a compliment


New York's oldest restaurant is so iconic, George Washington celebrated winning the Revolutionary War there -- here's what it's like


5 momentous military events that took place on Christmas Day


Here's what happened the last time America was captivated by a Steve Bannon



Archaeologists have uncovered ancient bones that may rewrite American history


Trump's pledge to 'buy American' is nothing new


5 momentous military events that took place on Christmas Day


The largest presidential poll ever got the results dead wrong



What you learned in school about how the first people came to North America may be totally wrong


Archaeologists have discovered an artifact that's tied to one of the most puzzling mysteries in American history


5 momentous military events that took place on Christmas Day


The lynching of a Jewish man in Georgia 100 years ago changed America forever