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What you need to know about the past to help inform the present and understand the future. You can also find us on Facebook, IG, TV and https://t.co/Qh9tYo2txr.

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George Washington was a great leader who put his soldiers before him. Author, @bradmeltzer  tells the unknown story of the secret plot to George Washington in today's #HISTORYAtHome . You can read more about this in his new book: .

"A period of possibility in American History" Join us for the conclusion of #Grant  tonight at 9/8c on @HISTORY 

#Grant night 2 on @HISTORY  tonight at 9/8c

Mixing home and work life has long been a thing for presidents.

The critically acclaimed three night miniseries event GRANT concludes tonight at 9/8c on HISTORY.

#HISTORYAtHome Quiz: Henry Ford and Thomas Edison were close friends.

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The last slave ship survivor gave an interview in the 1930s. It just surfaced.

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We are deeply saddened by the loss of our friend Richard ‘The Old Man’ Harrison, a beloved member of the HISTORY and family. He will be greatly missed for his wisdom and candor. Our thoughts are with the Harrison family during this difficult time

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"The greatest enemy of knowledge is not ignorance, it is the illusion of knowledge." #StephenHawking 

The #14thAmendment , ratified in 1868, grants citizenship to all persons born or naturalized in the U.S.—including former slaves—and guarantees all citizens “equal protection of the laws.”

For 40 years, a notorious research project involving hundreds of poor African-American men took place in Alabama

Happy Groundhog Day! Punxsutawney Phil predicts spring will arrive early. According to studies, his success rate is 40 percent.

Remember that time Benny “The JetRodriguez laced up his PF Flyers and ventured into Mr. Mertle's backyard to retrieve the game ball that was signed by Babe Ruth aka The Great Bambino? #History  #TheSandlot 

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Did you know toilet paper is a relatively new invention?! Learn the history behind TP from The History Guy on a new #HISTORYAtHome .

8 years ago today, the world lost a legend— Michael Jackson, the King of Pop.

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"I just had a job to do, and if there was any point in my life where what I did mattered, it was now." On #September11th  fighter pilot Heather Penney was tasked with the possibility of having to take down Flight 93. #911Day 

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