History

Florida History

Florida History This article 'Florida History' is about the history of US second southernmost sunny state Florida.   Florida Formation In the past millions of years ago, almost all part of Florida was under water. Florida came into existence by the Collison of African plate and North American Plate about 200 mill...

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Andrew Jackson Facts | Democratic Party Founder

Andrew Jackson was seventh US president. He was born on March 15, 1767, South Carolina. Both of Jackson parents were Irish immigrants. He had a tough childhood. Early Life He had not got formal education and possessed a short temperament. He was a notorious gambler. He fought more than a dozen duel. Even He killed a man (Charles Dicki...

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Gambia History

This “Gambia History” article will provide you a short but comprehensive overview of the history of smallest continental African country Gambia. In history, the first reference of Gambia is found in Carthaginian traveler’s writings in 470 BC. References of earlier civilization dated back to 500 AD. Arab traders visited ...

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History of New Zealand

  New Zealand, the land of Kiwis is a remote country in the Southern hemisphere. In this “History of New Zealand” article, I‘ll try to impart comprehensive overview of the discovery and history of New Zealand.    Gondwana and Zealandia As we know, hundreds of millions of years ago all continents we...

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US President Millard Fillmore | Last of the Whigs

This history series article is about a less known pre-civil ear era US President Millard Fillmore whose policies proved the elephant of Porus for Whig party. He was the 13th president of USA. Personal Life He was born on January 7, 1800, in New York. He had very poor background. His father was a farmer, he struggled for the good ...

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History of Kazakhstan

In this “History of Kazakhstan” article, I try to cover all significant periods in Kazakhstan history precisely.   Ancient History The area that is known Kazakhstan today, has been inhabited for thousands of years, dated back to Stone Age, as per archeological evidences. Ancient inhabitants were Saka (Iranian origin) ...

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John Quinsy Adams - 6th US President | Facts & Biographical Info

John Quinsy Adams was the "sixth US president". He was born on July 11, 1767, in Massachusetts. Son of 2nd President He was the son of second US president John Adams. This was the first instance of Father-Son became US president. The only other precedent was later set by Bush family. He was well educated and like his father ...

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President of the United States in Chronological Order

This article will provide you some interesting information about US president along with President of the United States in Chronological Order.  Continental Congress Presidents In the early years of US independence from 1776 to 1789, there was no president, continental congress ruled the country during this period. In fact, conti...

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James Madison Facts | Father of Constitution

James Madison was another US president who was nation founding father as well. He was born on March 16, 1751 in Virginia in the house quite rich landowner. Fourth US President He was the Fourth US president. He served as secretary of state during the presidency of Thomas Jefferson. Father of Constitution 'James Madison'...

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Brazil History

In my earlier post  History of Brazil, I covered Brazil history briefly till 1800. In this writing, I'll try to present a snapshot of the onward history of Brazil Brazin Independence At the start of 19th century, Napoleon captured Portugal. Portuguese king with all its court moved to Brazil. Now Rio De Janeiro (pronounced as ...

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