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Category: Women in history,

International Women’s Day & the Margaret McNamara Education Grants Charity

TweetWhat better way to celebrate International Women’s Day than telling you a little about the Margaret McNamara Education Grants Charity, dedicated to empowering women through education throughout the world? If you find the charity’s name a bit of a mouthful, try MMEG for short. History Heroes brought out their WOMEN in HISTORY game in time […]


Category: Women in history,

History Heroes’ new game: WOMEN in history on International Women’s Day!

On International Women’s Day, Wednesday 8th March 2017, History Heroes releases the latest in its award-winning series of educational and entertaining card games.


Category: Inventors,

History Heroes’ INVENTORS Quiz Trail

INVENTORS, History Heroes’ new card game is making an exciting debut at Winchester Science Centre this October


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Category: World War One,

Billy McFadzean at the Battle of the Somme

Read how Billy McFadzean won the Victoria Cross at the Battle of the Somme


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Category: Children,

Helen Keller – an inspirational History Hero

A truly inspirational history hero: read about Helen Keller from our CHILDREN card game


Category: Scientists,

Thomas Huxley: a History Heroes SCIENTIST

Read about Thomas Huxley, 1 of History Heroes SCIENTISTS. Described as ‘Darwin’s Bulldog’, he achieved much more besides…


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Category: Explorers,

Explorer, Alexander von Humboldt

Celebrate #WorldPenguinDay with History Heroes Explorer, Alexander von Humboldt & his penguins!


Ayrton Senna, History Heroes: SPORTS HEROES

Category: Sport,

Ayrton Senna – A Formula One Hero

Ayrton Senna, 1 of History Heroes: SPORTS HEROES & 1 of the greatest Formula One Drivers, would be 56 today.


Women in HIstory, famous women in history, anne frank, marie curie, edith cavell, mary anning, malala yousafzai, valentina tereshkova, louise brown, rosalind franklin, jocelyn bell burnell, joan of arc, gertrude bell, history heroes

Women in History

We’ve chosen a few of History Heroes’ Women in History to celebrate International Women’s Day


History Heroes: CHILDREN, Claudette Colvin - Civil Rights Campaigner

Category: Children,

Claudette Colvin: a CHILD History Hero

15 year old Claudette Colvin made Civil Rights history on 2nd March 1955 and so became a hero in History Heroes: CHILDREN game