This might not seem like a very well known character from history, but his tomb attracts several million tourists every year. Khufu, king of Egypt, built the Great Pyramid of Giza in about 2500B.C. His incredible tomb is the only remaining ancient wonder of the world, yet not a whole lot is known about this … Continue reading King Khufu: Who?
Wait, isn't this blog supposed to be about historical people? Not so fast! I said historical figures and one definition of figure is symbol or shape. Like a star! Now, why would a star get its own blog post? Well, stars were very significant to people in the past and even to this day people … Continue reading Sirius: The Dog Star