Weird History

Facts We Just Learned About Historical Kings That Made Us Say 'Really?'

List Rules
Vote up the facts about historical male rulers you wished you would have known long ago.

As most of us learned in history class, there have been a lot of really powerful kings and queens throughout history. And while he often learn about the battles these historical kings won or the fates they ultimately came to, there is a lot of facts we didn't learned about these powerful men. Historical king facts about some lesser known kings or simple facts about their abilities and time on the throne are often left for only historians to learn. But a lot of these facts about kings are topics many wished they'd known earlier - do you agree with them?

Here is a selection of historical facts that will make you say, "Today I learned..." (TIL). Vote up the facts about historical kings that you wished you'd known all along.