Author Dr. Zar

Dr. Zar graduated with a B.A. in French and history, a Master’s in History, and a Ph.D. in History. He currently teaches history in Ohio.

A Brief History Computer-animated monster comedy fans, here is your chance to be among the first in Cleveland, Ohio to see Hotel Transylvania: Transformania on Wednesday, January 12, 2022 at 7:00PM!  For your chance to watch a virtual screening, please log on to http://amazonscreenings.com/HT4historyandheadlines.  The link is good for the first 25 people who click on it. Digging Deeper Tips for Amazon Virtual Screenings: Amazon Studios Virtual Screening AmazonScreenings.com         How To RSVP + What to Expect Log-in or create a user account with AmazonScreenings.com, then redeem the code to RSVP for the screening. You’ll receive an automatic confirmation…

A Brief History Hello, everyone! I am Dr. Zar. Today, I wish all of my family, friends, colleagues, students, and subscribers a Happy New Year, Bonne année, and Frohes neues Jahr! Digging Deeper To learn more about some notable events that happened on this day in history, please visit the category for today’s day on our website: https://www.historyandheadlines.com/category/january/january-1/.  You can also watch a brief overview of these events in a video on our YouTube channel. Question for students (and subscribers): What are you most looking forward to in 2022?  Also, do you have a New Year’s resolution that you are willing…

A Brief History On New Year’s Eve of 2021, we look back on some of the best videos published by various history themed YouTube channels from 2021. Digging Deeper Please watch the playlist below for a sample of the best history themed YouTube videos of 2021. Question for students (and subscribers): What is your favorite video from the playlist above?  Please let us know in the comments section below this article. For an archive of past best of history YouTube playlists, please see the table below: If you liked this article and would like to receive notification of new articles, please…

A Brief History This article presents a table of the most influential people in history with links to our recommended articles, books, and video biographies of these people.  The table is organized in chronological order as best as we can as the exact dates of some ancient people’s lives remain unknown.  It is our belief that every educated person of high school level or higher should be familiar with the lives of these influential people. Digging Deeper Question for students (and subscribers): Who do you think is the most influential person in history and why?  Please let us know in the…

A Brief History This article lists films for which we have seen advance screenings. Digging Deeper Advance Screening Archive Our Reviews of Other Movies That We Did Not Advance Screen Question for students (and subscribers): Have you ever attended an advance screening?  Please let us know in the comments section below this article. If you liked this article and would like to receive notification of new articles, please feel welcome to subscribe to History and Headlines by liking us on Facebook and becoming one of our patrons! Your readership is much appreciated! Historical Evidence For more information, please see… Advance…

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