I’m Lane, your new Today in History editor, and I’m excited to provide you with new articles, profiles of historic figures, musings on noteworthy events, and more in my weekly newsletter.
If you’ve just joined our BellaOnline readership, welcome – from one newbie to another! If you’re familiar with the site, you might have noticed it undergoing fairly extensive renovations. Please let me know if you’re trying to find an old article that might have been jostled in the shuffle.
Here’s the latest featured article:
August 31 in History
What happened in the past on this date? Too many things to list, but among them a queen was born and a princess died ...
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Today in History Editor