Age of Sail

Die Schlacht von Scheveningen, 10. August 1653, gemalt von Jan Abrahamsz Beerstraaten.

Maritime history describes the events associated with the origins and course of shipping.

Ali Mughayat Syah

Das Grab von Sultan Ali Mughayat Syah.

Sultan Ali Mughayat Syah war der erste Sultan von Aceh in Nordsumatra und regierte von etwa 1514 bis zu seinem Tod.

Chinese Communist Revolution

Am 24. April 1949 nahm die chinesische Volksbefreiungsarmee Taiyuan in Shanxi ein.

The Chinese Revolution of 1949 or Chinese Communist Revolution was the result of the long Chinese civil war, initiated in 1927, in which the nationalists of the Kuomintang, led by Generalissimo Chiang Kai-shek, and the communists of Mao Zedong’s CCP confronted each other, and which ended with the victory of the latter, They established the People’s Republic of China – proclaimed in Beijing on October 1, 1949 in the territory of the former Republic of China – while Chiang Kai-shek and his supporters took refuge on the island of Taiwan, where they continued with the regime of the Republic of China in Taiwan, known during the first two decades of the Cold War as “Nationalist China” as opposed to “Communist China”.

Edgar Ætheling

Edmund II. von England und seine Familie.

Edgar Etheling or Edgar the Exiled, king of England, the last of the house of Wessex, was the son of Edward the Exile and Agatha, and grandson of Edmund the Ironmonger.

John Adams

Gilbert Stuart, John Adams, c.

John Adams was one of the founding fathers of the United States and the first vice president from 1789 to 1797 and the second president of the United States after George Washington from 1797 to 1801.