He was a dictator who tortured and killed his people

Mohammad Reza Pahlavi—Source: Wikimedia Commons


He Beat his own son to death

Ivan the terrible portrait by a 19th-century painter — Source: Wikimedia Commons — Public Domain


A real-life Dystopian town

Kowloon Walled City, the city of darkness
Kowloon Walled City in 1989 / Public Domain — Source: Wikimedia Commons


She was Hitler’s closest female friend

Magda Goebbels with her husband and children — Photo: Wikimedia Commons


JFK was addicted to painkillers

Kennedy on crunches in 1961 — Source: The Atlantic

John F. Kennedy

The 36th president is one of the most popular presidents of the United States. Several popular movies and shows have been made about his life. At the age of 43, he was one of the youngest presidents. The young charismatic president…


He saved 2,000 children without thinking about his own life

Aitzaz Hasan — Source Express Tribune.

“Sometimes superheroes reside in the hearts of small children fighting big battles” ​ — Unknown

For the past 20 years, terrorism has taken many innocent lives in Afghanistan and Pakistan one such innocent was Aitzaz. Aitzaz Hasan was a 17-year-old boy studying in 9th grade in the Northwestern province of Pakistan. He lived in an area where the majority of the population follows the Shia sect of Islam. Terrorist groups like the Taliban often target these areas.


The siege of Candia was one of the longest sieges in history

An ancient city under siege — Source reddit.com


Let's find out

Alexander the Great — Source: Wikimedia Commons


She was an assistant to Hitler’s dentist

Käthe and Professor Hugo Blaschke operate on Propaganda Minister Dr. Joseph Goebbels — Source: erenow.net


It took one year to prepare the party and it cost about $500 million

Tent city of Persepolis surrounded by gardens — Source: Pinterest

Venue

There wasn’t a venue in Iran that…

Abdullah Safi

.

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store