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Faisal II was the last King of Iraq. He reigned from 4 April 1939 until July 1958, when he was murdered during the 14 July Revolution together with numerous members of his family.


The Flag Maker, by Pamela Patrick White. During the American Revolution many women answered the call to sew uniforms & clothing for the new Continental Army. Some were chosen to create flags for a new country.


Nicholas II of Russia with his siblings and his mother,1888. He ascended the throne as Tsar in 1894, the last of the Romanov dynasty. The family was executed in July, 1918 after the Bolshevik Revolution.


1775 aug- Virginia-Gazette This is the only known newspaper illustration of a current event during the entire American Revolution and the only illustration in any period source—newspaper, book, magazine, or other—to use this diagrammatic technique


Charles X (1757 - 1836). Son of Louis, Dauphin of France, and Marie-Josèphe of Saxony. He married Marie Therese of Savoy and had two sons. He took his family and fled to Savoy in 1789 to escape the French Revolution.