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Interesting facts about important battles in history, their causes, their effects, the number of casualties, etc.

Battle Of Lexington And Concord Facts Featured

10 Facts About The Battles of Lexington And Concord

  Fought at the towns of Lexington and Concord in Middlesex County, Massachusetts, the battles of Lexington and Concord remain highly significant historic events for being the first military engagements of the American Revolutionary War....
Battle Of Iwo Jima Facts Featured

10 Interesting Facts About The Battle of Iwo Jima

  Fought from 19 February to 26 March 1945, Battle of Iwo Jima was an amphibious attack by the American forces on the island of Iwo Jima in Japan during the Second World War. Lasting...
Peloponnesian War Facts Featured

10 Interesting Facts About The Peloponnesian War

  Peloponnesian War reshaped the ancient Greek world. It was fought in 5th century BC between the democratic Athens and the Peloponnesian League led by oligarchic Sparta. Lasting for more than a quarter of a...
Cuban Missile Crisis Facts Featured

10 Interesting Facts About The Cuban Missile Crisis

  Cuban Missile Crisis was a famous event during the Cold War between the United States and the Soviet Union. Caused due to the placement of nuclear missiles in Cuba by the Soviet Union, it...
Battle Of Verdun Facts Featured

Battle of Verdun | 10 Facts On The Longest Battle In History

  Battle of Verdun was fought between German and French armies in 1916 during the First World War. Fought for nearly the entire year, it is the longest battle in human history and one of...
Spanish Armada Facts Featured

10 Interesting Facts About The Spanish Armada

  The Spanish Armada was a Spanish fleet of 130 ships which set sail in 1588 with the purpose of assisting an invasion of England to overthrow Queen Elizabeth I. Here are 10 interesting facts...
Hundred Years War Facts Featured

10 Interesting Facts About The Hundred Years’ War

  Since the Norman Conquest English kings were vassals of the kings of France. Hundred Years' War was an epic conflict between France and its mightiest vassal England for the French kingdom. According to historians,...
Battle of Bannockburn Facts Featured

10 Interesting Facts About The Battle of Bannockburn

  Lasting for two days, Battle of Bannockburn was one of the most important battles in the First War of Scottish Independence. It remains a popular and significant event in Scotland's history. Here are 10...
Battle of Saratoga Facts Featured

Battle of Saratoga | 10 Facts About The Landmark Battle

  The Battle of Saratoga refers to the two battles which were held near the town of Saratoga in Saratoga County, New York in September and October of 1777. According to historian Edmund Morgan, America's...
Battle of the Somme Facts Featured

Battle of the Somme | 10 Facts About The Deadly Battle

  The Battle of the Somme was an important battle of World War I which took place on both sides of the river Somme in France in 1916. Also known as the Somme Offensive it...

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