18 Historical Things You Probably Believed Were Facts But Are Actually Myths
Wait, none of the Salem witches were burned at the stake?!
And while we’re on the subject, the popular nursery rhyme Ring a Ring a Roses wasn’t originally based on the plague!
Albert Einstein didn’t fail maths.
There’s no evidence that the Vikings ever wore horned helmets.
Marie Antoinette never suggested her starving subjects "eat cake".
Do you know any more? Let us know in the comments below! And you can find LOADS of other things that are widely believed but are in fact myths right here.
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