Sitting Bull's father had visions that his son would become a great leader so he began training him to have spiritual powers at an early age. His family belonged to the Hunkpapa Lakota tribe which traditionally practiced Sun Dancing as part of its religious ceremonies for centuries.
Some short articles about times and peoples past
Most of the women looking at the battle stayed out of reach of the bullets, as I did. But there was one who went in close. Her name was Buffalo Calf Road Woman …she had a six-shooter, with bullets and powder, and fired many shots at the soldiers. She was the only woman there who had a gun
William Shakespeare lived a very productive life, but history lost touch with him between the years 1585 and 1592. What happened during these 7 years referred to by historians as his 'Lost Years?'
Geronimo was a name that brought fear to even the strongest of men. A guerrilla fighter who evaded capture from more than a quarter of the US Army for more than 25 years.