Spanish archeologists working in Egypt believe they may have found the earliest known image of Jesus Christ. The image is drawn on a wall in a tomb believed to be the final resting place of a scribe and several priests.
Alfred Hitchcock serving tea to Leo the Lion (the mascot for the Hollywood film studio MGM), 1957
There have obviously been some extremely important photographs taken throughout history. Some being very iconic. Then there are some that caught some parts of history that are important, but many people haven't seen them. These are those pictures.
Yahoo! News has a segment called 'Who Knew'. They focused this time on facts about US history that a surprisingly large number of people didn't know. What is Christopher Columbus known for? Can you name the first four US Presidents in order? Watch the video for answers to those questions and more, and to see how many Americans didn't know the answers.
The world's oldest calendar has been discovered and is approximately 5,000 years older than the previous "oldest calendar". It is thought that it may show when humans developed the concept of time. Keep reading to see exactly how old is it, where they found it and more.
There's probably more you don't know than actually do know about Mexico, but one thing you probably thought you knew is that the name of the country is Mexico. You would be wrong! Keep reading to find out what the actual name is and why they want to change it's name.
If you weren't aware, the current referees for the NFL are in a lockout due to pay and other contractual issues. So, that brings in the replacements. Last night at the Hall of Fame game where the Saints took on the Cardinals, they used replacement referees. And that'll continue until the lockout ends. Why this is different than the times before, is one of the replacement referees is the first fema
There are those infamous gangsters like Al Capone that everyone has heard of. He's been portrayed several times on the big screen. There's also lesser known gangsters that have been portrayed in famous movies. Some of the gangsters portrayed in Goodfellas, Donnie Brasco, The Departed and many more have been based on real people, some of them using their actual names. Check out these pics of infamo
About a month before the start of Word War II, Mahatma Ghandi wrote a letter to is 'dear friend' Adolf Hitler urging him not to start the war that we all now know the outcome. This is an interesting insight into some history.
Here’s a look at some interesting events that took place on this day in history:
1876 – Lt. Col. George A. Custer and his men are killed at the Battle of Little Bighorn (More info)
1947 – ‘The Diary of a Young Girl,’ better known as ‘The Diary of Anne Frank,’ is published (More info)