Today in History is the BEST way to get key facts about iconic global events and fun facts from across the centuries, delivered right to your mobile device. Our reminders will make sure you're never out of the loop.
Created for History, trivia, and knowledge lovers. Get all the important events of the day or narrow your selection down to one of our specific categories: Events, Births, Deaths, Holidays, and more…
We bring you the most important, epic, and memorable moments in History.
*** Find wisdom in quotes from historical figures.
*** Immerse yourself in the images that capture historical events as they happened.
*** Feel the emotion of the headlines that made the world stop and take notice.
By experiencing historical events from a variety of angles, you'll gain a new perspective on their importance and new insights into the people who shaped the history of our world.
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· Check it in the morning to get your brain pumping to start the day!
· Post your favorite fun facts to blogs and social media for inspiration and perspective!
· Share your favorite events and educate your friends and family!
· Challenge coworkers and friends with historical trivia!
----- TOP FEATURES -----
· Quote of the day: Timeless wisdom from iconic historical figures.
· Images: Visual representation of every event, headline, and Quote.
· Headlines: Details on significant events that have shaped our world.
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Various enhancements and bug fixes.
Ratings and Reviews
Overall it's pretty good
I think this app has a very broad and diverse amount of historical events that it displays. I always learn a lot, and I'm very appreciative of its mix of sports, politics, arts, etc.
However, I do feel there are some major gaps. For instance, I haven't seen any events after 2014. It's 2017, and lots of major events (especially celebrity deaths) have occurred in the last two years that are not included on the app. Secondly, pop culture history is often not included. For example, major release dates of movies and music albums that have been considered by many sources to be iconic aren't included. A movie like The Godfather or Singing in the Rain should have mention, and I've just never seen those dates, but easily found them on Wikipedia.
It's impossible to include all historical information, and I get that, but I'm hoping the developers continue to update it, as history happens every day.
I'd Give it a 4 1/2 star rating, overall awesome history
Allow customization to your history. I like American history because im american Good quotes of history, needs to be organized a little better. A few tweaks here and there and I'd give it a 5 star rating.
This app is great for history magnets. Give it a better search option for all countries and in depth details on that day and hours(if available) of how it played out.
Anywhere from early morning in 1775 during the American Revolution War with Britain all the way to Landing on Normady Beach on D-DAY. But overall very useful.
I read a lot of historical and autobiography books from the internet, and mostly on my ebooks from kindle and I always go back and forth to my Wikipedia app for reference materials, and more thorough understanding and knowledge of sections, subjects or areas I may find confusing or obscure.
Wikipedia has always been there to fill that gap.
Furthermore before I venture into a large subject matter or large book, I will always read about the subject on Wikipedia—sort of to get “primed” on that area before I commence submerging myself on the larger content of that book.
Keep up the good work Wikipedia.
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- Requires iOS 11.0 or later.
- Requires iPadOS 11.0 or later.
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