Necdet Kent rescuing Jews from an train heading to Auschwitz.

It maybe an naive notion but I believe there are only 2 types of people in this world,good and bad. Bad people will always do bad and evil things regardless, they may on occasion maybe charitable and do something good, but at the end only to serve their own interest. On the other hand sometimesContinue reading “Necdet Kent rescuing Jews from an train heading to Auschwitz.”

Happy Birthday Santa Claus

I know what you’re all thinking” Has he lost his marbles, we are only 2 days away from St Patrick’s day and he is coming up with a Christmas story” Do not worry I can assure you that I still have all my faculties. Legend has it that on this day in the year 280Continue reading “Happy Birthday Santa Claus”

The Lesser Judgment Day

The 1509 Constantinople earthquake, referred to as “The Lesser Judgment Day”  by contemporaries, occurred in the Sea of Marmara on 10 September 1509 at about 10pm. The earthquake had an estimated magnitude of 7.2 ± 0.3 on the surface wave magnitude scale.A tsunami and forty-five days of aftershocks followed the earthquake. Over a thousand houses and 109 mosques were destroyed, and an estimated 10,000 people died. TheContinue reading “The Lesser Judgment Day”