☆3 facts about history you never heard of☆

Cleopatra Was Not Egyptian

As you might believe, the last queen of Egypt was not born in Egypt. As far as historians know, Cleopatra VII (this is her official name) is Greek. She is a descendant of Alexander the Great’s Macedonian General Ptolemy.

The Titanic’s Owners Never Said the Ship Was “Unsinkable”

Although you can trust James Cameron’s iconic 1997 movie, the owner never said that it will never sink. The historian Richard Howells said: “It is unlikely that the entire population would think that this was a unique, unsinkable ship before the Titanic voyaged.”

Napoleon Was Once Attacked By a Horde of Bunnies

Once upon a time, the famous conqueror Napoleon Bonaparte was attacked by… Bonnie. The emperor asked to arrange a rabbit hunting activity for himself and his men. His chief of staff set it up and reportedly had men round up 3,000 rabbits. When the rabbit is released from the cage, the hunt can begin. At least that is the plan! However, these rabbits launched a fierce and unstoppable attack on Bonaparte and his men. We were told that Waterloo was the conqueror’s greatest failure…

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