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History | History

History | History

5 Bizarre Habits Of Royals Through History - History Extra

Henry VIII had people kiss his bed linen every morning to make sure it was not covered in poison, plus four more weird royal behaviours through history…

History | History

Why Mother's Day Founder Anna Jarvis Later Fought to Have the Holiday Abolished | Mental Floss

Years after she founded Mother’s Day, Anna Jarvis realized that she had lost control of the holiday she helped create.

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New York's cheeky symbol of defiance

When the City of New York declared eminent domain over a stretch of Greenwich Village, one family dug its heels in and fought back.

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Presidents didn’t always pardon turkeys. Some birds became dinner.

Or sometimes they became pets, like when President Lincoln's son kept the bird and named it Jack.