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Articles about the most famous kings and queens in history and about their major achievements.

Charles I Facts Featured

Charles I | 10 Interesting Facts On The Executed King

 Charles I was monarch of the three kingdoms of England, Scotland, and Ireland from 1625 until his execution in 1649. He had a turbulent relationship with the Parliament of England which led to the...
Nicholas II Facts Featured

Nicholas II | 10 Facts About The Last Emperor of Russia

 Nicholas II was the Tsar of Russia from 1894 to 1917. He had an eventful reign which started with the Khodynka Tragedy and ended with the February Revolution. Here are 10 interesting facts about...
Harald Hardrada Facts Featured

Harald Hardrada | 10 Facts About The Last Great Viking

 Harald Hardrada was the King of Norway for two decades in the middle of the eleventh century. He showed early signs of being a proficient military general and fought many battles during his lifetime....
Mansa Musa Facts Featured

Mansa Musa | 10 Facts About The Richest Man In History

 Musa I or Mansa Musa was the Emperor of Mali during the fourteenth century. Ranked the richest man of all time he is famous for his pilgrimage to Mecca which showcased his wealth to...
Khufu Facts Featured

King Khufu | 10 Facts On The Builder of The Great Pyramid

 Khufu, also known by his Greek name Cheops, was a pharaoh of ancient Egypt who is famous all over the world as the person who built perhaps the most famous structure in history. Khufu's...
Nefertiti Facts Featured

Nefertiti | 10 Facts On Ancient Egypt’s Iconic Queen

 Nefertiti was a queen in Ancient Egypt who is world renowned for her beauty. She was one of the most powerful women in ancient times and was very influential during her husband's reign. It...
Hatshepsut Facts Featured

Hatshepsut | 10 Facts About The Female Pharaoh of Egypt

 Hatshepsut ruled over ancient Egypt as the fifth pharaoh of the Eighteenth dynasty. Her reign lasted more than any other female King and Egyptologists consider her one of the most successful pharaohs. Here are...
Harold Godwinson Facts Featured

Harold Godwinson | 10 Facts About The English Emperor

 Harold Godwinson is known for providing the last stand against Duke William's invasion of England. He famously fought him for nine hours in the Battle of Hastings. Here are 10 interesting facts about the...
William the Conqueror Facts Featured

10 Interesting Facts About William The Conqueror

 William the Conqueror (or William I) ruled over England for twenty one years and over Normandy for fifty two. He became Duke of Normandy in his childhood and later carried out the audacious conquest...
Anne Boleyn Facts Featured

Anne Boleyn | 10 Interesting Facts On The Executed Queen

 Anne Boleyn was Queen of England from 1533 to 1536 and the second of six wives of King Henry VIII. She is famous for being a key figure in the English Reformation and her...

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