Bronte, sisters, Bronte sisters, Charlotte, Emily, Pensionnat Héger, Brussels, Belgium, liter

Charlotte and Emily spent some time in Brussels studying.

Bronte, sisters, Bronte sisters, Charlotte, Emily, Pensionnat Héger, Brussels, Belgium, liter

Charlotte and Emily left the parsonage in 1842 to go to the Pensionnat Héger in Brussels, Belgium. They studied literature, German, and French with the intention of becoming teachers or opening their own schools. While there, Charlotte developed feelings for Constantin Héger, the school's married head of school. She actually developed an unhealthy obsession with him.

Related Facts
Fragrant Harbour

'Fragrant Harbour' is what Hong Kong signifies.

europe facts, facts about europe, fun facts europe, fun facts about europe, fun facts about denmark,

Did you Know? In Danish, there is no word for "please."

comics facts, facts about comics, facts about marvel, facts about dc, facts about superheroes, fun f

Did you Know? Marvel's First Superhero

literature, jane, janeausten, austen, writing, fiction, love, friendship, tomlefory, tom, harris, ha


abominable snowman

The phrase "abominable snowman" was first used by a newspaper columnist.

barbie, toy, american, america, americaninternational, newyork, doll, jackryan

Barbie was named after its creator's daughter.

lipstick, makeup

Suffragettes saw lipstick as a symbol of women's liberation.

cashew trees

Cashews are seeds.

oldest churches.

Turkey is home to one of Christianity's oldest churches.

Collagen, skin, wrinkle, vitamin, surgery

Foods and supplements:

machu, picchu, machupicchu, pachacuti, inca, yupanqui, empire, roman, llama, petra, treasury, worldf

Petra is near a famous biblical site

einstein, einstein brain, einstein death, Albert Einstein, Albert Einstein bio, Albert Einstein biog

Albert Einstein's theories are more important than you may realise.

animal facts, weird animal facts, amazing animal facts, interesting animal facts, fun facts about an

Did you Know? Beavers have teeth made of metal.

Fish Pass

Fish Pass Through Niagara Falls

gynecologist, OB-GYN

People Have Interesting Contraception Ideas


Isn't this the same as niacin?

Indian, street dog, dogs

Desi dogs have outstanding immune systems.

pulp fiction, quinten tarantino, uma thurman, mia wallace, john travolta, vincent vega

A Famous Pulp Fiction Scene Was Shot Backwards


Toothbrushes Made of Nylon It first appeared in 1938.


Optical technology underlies it

sunflower, Guinness Book of World Records, flowers, Hans-Peter, Germany

Sunflower is an Edible Flower.

call of duty, call of duty facts, facts about call of duty, modern warfare, modern warfare 3, black

When Modern Warfare 3 Launched, Over 1.4 Billion Multiplayer Call Of Duty Matches Had Been Played

vitamin D.

It is a fallacy that adults require the same quantity of vitamin D.

starbucks, starbucks near me, starbucks menu, starbucks sizes, starbucks partner hours, starbucks ho

The average customer goes to Starbucks six times a month.

tomb raider, tomb raider facts, facts about tomb raider, lara croft, facts about lara croft, lara cr

Did you Know? Lara's trademark braid had to be cut in the game.