Chichen Itza (12th century)
The legendary city of the Mayan-Toltec Empire was located on the territory of present-day Mexico.
Before the appearance of firearms medieval battles were often decided by armored knights.
The ruler of the vast Mongol Empire was the Khan.
The second wife of Matthias Corvinus, King of Hungary, was Beatrice of Aragon.
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The best-known piece of the Hungarian Crown Jewels is the Holy Crown.
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Life magazine picked Gutenberg's invention of mechanical movable type printing as the...
The fearsome looking Aztec warriors could not stop the Spanish conquistadors with their...