Ian Fitzgerald

Ian Fitzgerald looks forward to the restoration of Augustus' tomb in Rome.

Lewis Carroll

The author of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland was born on January 27th, 1832.

Ruggero Settimo

The Sicilian Uprising of January 12th, 1848 was the first of several European revolutions. 

December 26th, 1797


The man who conquered Mexico died on December 2nd, 1547.

St Paul's Cathedral was opened on December 2nd, 1697.

The Spruce Goose

Ian Fitzgerald describes the maiden flight of the 'Spruce Goose', the largest seaplane ever built, on November 2nd, 1947.

William Hogarth, Painter and his Pug, 1745

The artist was born in London on November 10th, 1697.

November 4th, 1847

Ian Fitzgerald takes a look at virtual reality history sites.