From America’s most famous folk heroes to beautiful photographs of John F. Kennedy, enjoy All That Is Interesting’s fascinating articles about American history!
How Calvin Graham Became World War II’s Youngest Decorated Veteran
Through some cunning lies, Calvin Graham is the youngest confirmed soldier to serve in WWII.
33 Vintage U.S.O. Tour Photos – From Marilyn Monroe To Frank Sinatra
From World War II onward, these star-studded shows lifted a nation's morale.
That’s Who?! 44 Rare Photos Of Historical Figures In Their Youth
You can probably only picture these famous faces when they were old, but here they are like you've never seen them before.
The Bizzarre And Terribly Executed Kidnapping Of Frank Sinatra Jr.
Frank Sinatra Jr. was held hostage for just over two days before the kidnappers became anxious, and set him free before retrieving their ransom.
25 Vintage And Weird Inventions That Never Took Off
From baby cages to glowing tires, these weird inventions were met with near-total apathy by the innovation-loving masses.
The Unsolved Mystery Of The Gruesome Murder In Room 1046
The mystery of what happened in room 1046 of the Hotel President remains unsolved to this day, despite endless files of evidence.
Inside The Confederacy’s Half-Assed Plan To Invade The U.S. From Canada
The Confederates hoped that by invading Vermont, they would draw Union soldiers away from the main battlefields.
How the Milgram Experiment Showed That Everyday People Could Commit Monstrous Acts
Stanley Milgram wanted to know how easily morally normal people could be induced to commit heinous crimes under orders.
The Axeman Of New Orleans Serial Killer Spared Those Who Loved Jazz
How the jazz-obsessed Axeman of New Orleans brought a city to its knees — and got away with it.
10 Interesting Stories That Will Surprise Even The History Buffs
From "lobster boy" to the human zoo exhibit, discover the most interesting stories you've never heard.
The Secret History Of The Skull And Bones Society — And The Powerful Men Behind It
From powerful members to mysterious rituals, Yale's Skull and Bones Society has long been associated with secrets and conspiracy theories.