Category Archives: Biography

Sybil Ludington, Revolutionary War Hero

Today we will talk about Willem Arondeus, a little known LGBTQ artist, author and anti-Nazi Resistance Fighter Season 2 Episode 1 (Published 1/10/18) Website: https://youshouldknowthings.wordpress.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/ThingsYSK RESEARCH LINKS Wikipedia: Sybil Ludington Historic Patterson New York: Sybil Ludington American National … Continue reading

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Trung Sisters, First Female Vietnamese Freedom Fighters

Today we will talk about the Trung Sisters, the first female Vietnamese freedom fighters Season 2 Episode 4 (Published 1/31/18) Website: https://youshouldknowthings.wordpress.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/ThingsYSK Google+ Page: https://plus.google.com/u/0/b/116148397258434037141/ My Video Game Let’s Plays: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCZxD7TBqM9aZ4RV0lkKctag Research links: Vietnam: A Global Studies Handbook … Continue reading

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Valentina Tereshkova, First Female Astronaut/Cosmonaut

Today we will talk about Valentina Tereshkova, the first female astronaut/cosmonaut. Season 2 Episode 3 (Published 1/24/18) Website: https://youshouldknowthings.wordpress.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/ThingsYSK Google+ Page: https://plus.google.com/u/0/b/116148397258434037141/ My Video Game Let’s Plays: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCZxD7TBqM9aZ4RV0lkKctag Research links: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Valentina_Tereshkova http://starchild.gsfc.nasa.gov/docs/StarChild/whos_who_level2/tereshkova.html http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/first-woman-in-space http://www.astronautix.com/astros/terhkova.htm http://www.space.com/21571-valentina-tereshkova.html Thank you Free … Continue reading

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Shannen Koostachin, First Nation Activist

Today we will talk about Shannen Koostachin, a first nation activist in Canada. Season 2 Episode 2 (Published 1/17/18) Website: https://youshouldknowthings.wordpress.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/ThingsYSK Google+ Page: https://plus.google.com/u/0/b/116148397258434037141/ My Video Game Let’s Plays: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCZxD7TBqM9aZ4RV0lkKctag RESEARCH LINKS FN Caring Society Wikipedia: Shannen’s Dream … Continue reading

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Willem Arondeus, LGBTQ Author, Artist, anti-Nazi Resistance Fighter

Today we will talk about Willem Arondeus, a little known LGBTQ artist, author and anti-Nazi Resistance Fighter Season 2 Episode 1 (Published 1/10/18) Website: https://youshouldknowthings.wordpress.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/ThingsYSK RESEARCH LINKS The Righteous Among Nations: Willem Arondeus¬† A History of Sorts: Willem … Continue reading

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TYSK: Civil War Biography T Bailey Brown

Today we will talk about T. Bailey Brown who had the unfortunate distinction of being the first Union soldier killed in the American Civil War. Website: https://youshouldknowthings.wordpress.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/ThingsYSK Google+ Page: https://plus.google.com/u/0/b/116148397258434037141/ My Video Game Let’s Plays: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCZxD7TBqM9aZ4RV0lkKctag?sub_confirmation=1&feature=iv&src_vid=EDmEzX4uBLQ&annotation_id=annotation_4046306907 Research links: … Continue reading

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Irena Sendler

Irena Sendler, responsible for rescuing 2,500 Jewish children out of Poland during World War II. Season 1 Episode 5 (Published 8/31/15) Website: https://youshouldknowthings.wordpress.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/ThingsYSK Google+ Page: https://plus.google.com/u/0/b/116148397258434037141/ My Video Game Let’s Plays: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCZxD7TBqM9aZ4RV0lkKctag Research links: Life in a Jar: … Continue reading

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