Random History Facts

To generate a set of random historical facts select how many you would like to see and hit the generate button.

In Colorado, USA, there is still an active volcano. It last erupted about the same time as the pyramids were being built in Egypt.
The scientific name for Giant Anteater is Myrmecophaga Tridactyla. This means “ant eating with three fingers”.
There is a punctuation mark used to signify irony or sarcasm that looks like a backwards question mark ⸮

What is this tool?

The history of humankind is littered with amazing events that have been written down for future generations to learn about.

As a fun way to explore just some of these historical facts, I created this random generator containing 155 facts through different periods in time.