Grave of John Wilkes Booth – Baltimore, Maryland | Atlas Obscura

One of the top actors of his day, Booth assassinated President Lincoln on April 14, 1865, before being killed himself. But Booth had quite a journey on the way to death.

Source: Grave of John Wilkes Booth – Baltimore, Maryland | Atlas Obscura

When Australian women were accidentally given the vote. | In Times Gone By…

Australian suffragettes in London in 1911

In the nineteenth century, in the state of Victoria in Australia, the Electoral Act 1863 was passed. According to the act, “all persons” who ow…

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