The date was chosen to coincide with the anniversary of the end of World War I, which occurred at the 11th hour of 11th day of the 11th month.
WORLD WAR TWO
Grab your lucky rabbit’s foot and read up on the tales of some of the unluckiest people in history, from the man whose backyard became a battlefield (twice!) to an absurdly accident-prone instrument inventor and beyond.
Hitler's Germany stole over 600,000 paintings during World War II. A new law will make sure museum visitors know about it.
The famed director has penned a book about World War II curio Hiroo Onoda, who spent decades believing the conflict was still going on.
Your history teacher probably didn't tell you about the time the unfortunately named Captain Schlitt's bowel movement sank an entire German submarine.
Major William Martin was a Roman Catholic Welshman who enjoyed the theater and loved his fiancée, Pam. He also didn’t exist—but the Nazis didn’t know that.
The fall of Constantinople isn’t the only battle that helped usher in a whole new era of history.