The past century provides us with three of the greatestvillains of all time based on the number of human beings killed. Mao, Stalin,and Hitler used modern technology to murder millions and protect their positionsof power. Hitler applied the extra purpose of racial purification using acorruption of the theory of Eugenics. Itis estimated that Mao is responsible for 40-70 million deaths, Stalin 50million, and Hitler 12 million.
ante diem vi kalendas junias 189 A.D. — birth of P. Septimius Geta, son of the emperor-to-be Septimius Severus and Julia Domna and brother of the emperor-to-be Marcus Aurelius Antoninus (Caracalla) 270 A.D. — martyrdom of Restituta ... Read Post
On This Day in Ancient History : Caracalla came to power honestly enough, but when he succeeded his father, Septimius Severus (of the Severan Dynasty ), in A.D. 211, he was... Read Full Post Read Post