He was the architect of the Fab Four's success, but his life was one of torment, and ultimately tragedy, as he tried to live ...
Norse mythology is filled with fascinating figures which hold a mirror up to the societies that created their legends. From ...
When you think of the old stone age, or the Palaeolithic period, you might well think of cave art. The drawing, painting and ...
A name that does not need an introduction, William Shakespeare’s legacy as one of the most influential writers in history is ...
From religious and cultural practices, to acts of sedition, the art of tattooing dates back many thousands of years. Dr Matt ...
Semitism through to the appointment of Hitler as Chancellor of Germany and the introduction of Nazi anti-Semitic laws, this ...
What historical anniversaries are in January? We round up the events, births and deaths… Bored of waiting for his bride, ...
What historical anniversaries are in February? We round up the events, births and ...
For more than 3,000 years, only one woman ruled China in her own right: a concubine who became the wife, then mother of ...
Dr Nell Darby delves into the story of a London killing that became overshadowed by disturbing discoveries in the city’s east ...
The trailblazing attorney devoted her legal career to tackling racial and gender discrimination in the US, but what drove the ...
The Edwardian era saw countless courageous women rise up and shatter social mores – at home, at work and in public life ...