Tag: Program Unknown History

REN TV will tell how the US President planted bugs on his competitors

REN TV will tell how the US President planted bugs on his competitors

Details about this and much more are in the “Unknown History” program. Photo: © TASS/ASSOCIATED PRESS/STR Read ren.tv in Socialist Party leader Eugene Debs became the first US presidential candidate in history to campaign from prison. About it REN TV said historian, political scientist, member of the Russian Military Historical Society Sergei Sopelev. As you […]

REN TV will tell how 900 postmen ended up behind bars at once

REN TV will tell how 900 postmen ended up behind bars at once

Details about this and much more are in the “Unknown History” program. Photo: © Global Look Press/Tejas Sandhu/Keystone Press Agency Read ren.tv in In January 2024, the series “Mr. Bates vs. the Post Office”, based on real events, was released. The plot is based on the stories of British postal workers who were illegally accused […]

REN TV will tell how Norway slowed down the German nuclear program

REN TV will tell how Norway slowed down the German nuclear program

Details about this and much more are in the “Unknown History” program. Photo: © Global Look Press/Thomas Frey/http://imagebroker.com/#/search Read ren.tv in In the early morning of April 9, 1940, the German invasion of Denmark and Norway began. And if the Danes capitulated within a couple of hours, the Norwegians decided not to give up without […]

REN TV will tell how a schoolgirl’s letter changed relations between the USSR and the USA

REN TV will tell how a schoolgirl’s letter changed relations between the USSR and the USA

Details about this and much more are in the “Unknown History” program. Photo: © Global Look Press/Photoagency Interpress/Russian Look Read ren.tv in On April 11, 1983, a letter was published in the Pravda newspaper that influenced relations between the USSR and the USA. The author of the message is American schoolgirl Samantha Smith, the addressee […]

REN TV will tell how a schoolgirl circumnavigated the world without stopping

REN TV will tell how a schoolgirl circumnavigated the world without stopping

Details about this and much more are in the “Unknown History” program. Photo: © Global Look Press/Marijan Murat/dpa Read ren.tv in In 1999, Swiss Bertrand Piccard and Englishman Brian Jones made the first non-stop hot air balloon flight. As told REN TV traveler Oleg Kharitonov, their motivation was a cash prize. “The motivation for their […]

Drowned, hanged, doused with acid: the story of the bloodthirsty Ku Klux Klan

Drowned, hanged, doused with acid: the story of the bloodthirsty Ku Klux Klan

How the Ku Klux Klan was born and died Photo: © Video screenshot Read ren.tv in Letter with orange seeds. Or melon seeds. Or an oak branch. This is the most terrible message that a person could receive in America in the 19th and first half of the 20th centuries. The letters were sent by […]

REN TV will tell you why the Chinese added salt to tea

REN TV will tell you why the Chinese added salt to tea

Details about this and much more are in the “Unknown History” program. Photo: © unsplash.com/Arisa Chattasa Read ren.tv in Tea ceremonies in China began to be held in the 6th century. However, at that time there was no variety of varieties, so we had to drink white tea – the most ancient of all types […]

The greatest swindler of the 20th century: who pretended to be a pilot for flights

The greatest swindler of the 20th century: who pretended to be a pilot for flights

Historian Kalashnikov told how the greatest swindler of the 20th century, Frank Abagnale, was caught Photo: © Video screenshot Read ren.tv in In Kenya, an impostor lawyer was detained who won all his cases – 26 out of 26. A young man named Brian Mwenda Nyagi defended clients even in the Supreme Court, while neither […]

REN TV will tell you about the secret hobbies of George W. Bush

REN TV will tell you about the secret hobbies of George W. Bush

Details about this and much more are in the “Unknown History” program. Photo: © TASS/AP/Pablo Martinez Monsivais Read ren.tv in The world learned about the passion of the 43rd US President George W. Bush for art by accident. As I told you REN TV historian, writer, member of the Knowledge Society Yulia Shuvalova, in 2012, […]

“Factory of Death”: why Hollywood has become a place where animals die

“Factory of Death”: why Hollywood has become a place where animals die

Stories of animals whose deaths changed the world Photo: © Video screenshot Read ren.tv in In Russia, the rules for transporting pets on trains will be changed. Now conductors will not be able to disembark four-legged passengers, even ticketless ones. The changes were made after the death of the cat Twix, whose sad story became […]