5 Surprising Pairs Who Lived at The Same Time

Scientists, politicians, emperors and God Himself

It’s easy to view history in a vaccum. In fact, it’s a consequence of studying so called ‘great man history’. We get used to thinking that history begins and ends with these people, forgetting that everyone is part of a wider narrative. So, to broaden our horizons, here’s five pairs of people that surprisingly lived at the same times.

Abraham Lincoln and P.T. Barnum



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A Renaissance Writer

I love all things Italian Renaissance, cooking and writing. I can often be found reading, drinking espresso and working on too many things at once