Top 25 of 2012

The History In An Hour Top 25 most viewed articles of 2012 were…

  1. Battle of Hastings, 1066
  2. Hideki Tojo, responsible for Japan’s attack on Pearl Harbor, 1941
  3. The Civil Rights Movement – a summary
  4. Operation Barbarossa, 1941
  5. Malcolm X, a summary
  6. The death of Prince Albert, 1861
  7. Bloody Sunday, St Petersburg, 1905
  8. The sad lives and demise of Stalin’s sons
  9. Hitler’s women
  10. The Harrying of the North, 1060s
  11. Alois Hitler, Hitler’s father
  12. Nicholas II, the last Russian tsar
  13. Ramses the Great, Egyptian pharaoh
  14. The Marshall Plan and the Cold War
  15. Purgatory – the third place
  16. Anne of Cleves, Henry VIII’s fourth wife
  17. Hitler becomes chancellor
  18. Battle of the Bulge, 1944
  19. The Siege of Kaffa, 1346
  20. Mata Hari, executed 1917
  21. The Kaiser, Wilhelm II
  22. Which of his six wives did Henry VIII love the most
  23. The Hindenburg Disaster, 1937
  24. The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee – royal trivia
  25. Thomas Becket, murdered in the cathedral, 1170

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