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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – The birthplace of the classical composer in Salzburg
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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – The birthplace of the classical composer in Salzburg

Johannes Chrysostomus Wolfgangus Theophilus Mozart, was a prolific and influential composer of the Classical period. Mozart was born on 27 January 1756 to Leopold Mozart and Anna Maria, née Pertl, at Getreidegasse 9 in Salzburg. Competent on keyboa...
Yalta Conference – The “Big Three” Conference in Yalta
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Yalta Conference – The “Big Three” Conference in Yalta

The World War II meeting of the heads of government of the United States, the United Kingdom, and the Soviet Union to discuss the postwar reorganization of Germany and Europe. The three states were represented by President Franklin D. Roosevelt, Prime Min...
Puffing Billy – The world’s oldest surviving steam locomotive is being exhibited in London
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Puffing Billy – The world’s oldest surviving steam locomotive is being exhibited in London

Constructed in 1814 by coal viewer William Hedley, enginewright Jonathan Forster and blacksmith Timothy Hackworth for Christopher Blackett, the owner of Wylam Colliery near Newcastle upon Tyne, in the United Kingdom. It was the first commercial adhesion s...

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