10 LIES You Were Taught In SCHOOL

Think you know the world before you were born? Despite references, texts, and recounts, chances are not everything you were told or think you know about the history of the world is accurate. In this installment, we’re shining the light on some of the more popular historical myths to help keep our Archivists well informed!

10. Pythagorean’s Theorem
9. The Battle of Thermopylae
8. Cleopatra was Egyptian
7. The Burning of the Witches
6. The Death of Grigori Rasputin
5. Slaves Built the Egyptian Pyramids
4. The Fourth of July
3. The Invention of the Light Bulb
2. Napoleon was Short
1. Columbus Discovered America