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Guards Stop Guy Fawkes From Blowing Up The Parliament

Today on November 5, 1605, royal authorities bust the infamous Gunpowder Plot after stopping the English Parliament from being blown up. The Gunpowder Plot of...
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The Roman Inquisition Forces Galileo To Recant His Beliefs

Today on June 22, 1633, the Roman Inquisition under direction from Pope Urban VIII forces Galileo to recant his views on heliocentrism. Galileo Galilei was...
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King Charles I of England Moves To Arrest The Five Members

Today on January 4, 1642, King Charles I marches into the English House of Commons with his armed soldiers to arrest the five members for...

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