Today in History

Today in History: November 11, 1918

98 years ago today on the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month of 1918, the Great War ended.  However, history will one day admit that this was merely a cessation of hostilities until the continuation of the war under Adolph Hitler.

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Today in History: May 7, 1915

101 years ago today at 2:10 in the afternoon on May 7, 1915, the RMS Lusitania was torpedoed and sunk by U-20.  The sinking, like the Titanic, resulted in large loss of life.  The U-20’s captain, Walther Swieger, through this sinking changed the course of history by swaying public opinion, including...

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Today in History: April 14, 1912

104 years ago today in the year 1912 at 11:40 PM local time the RMS Titanic struck an iceberg and slowly sank in frigid waters.  The horrific lose of life caused one of the largest investigations in maritime history and resulted in major safety improvements in ocean going vessels.  To...

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