Marie Laveau was the Voodoo Queen of New Orleans. She was well respected and even today people still visit her tomb and leave offerings for her to still help grant peoples' wishes.
Shirley Temple went from being a lovable child star during the Great Depression to becoming a politician in later life.
19th Amendment Ratified
On August 26, 1920, the 19th Amendment was ratified, finally giving women the right to vote.
Some phrases we use in everyday life have weird, even gruesome origins. Phrases like Saved By the Bell and Rule of Thumb have strange origins.
Scandal at Bizarre Plantation
Nancy Randolph lived a life that was scandalous, to say the least, but persevered and eventually lived a happy life.
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