Shivaji is remembered in Indian history as the man who took up the sword against Aurangzeb and gave a new lease of life to Hindus.
The Schieffelin plan was the brainchild of General Von Schieffelin to help Germany fight a two-front war against both Russia and Germany. The aim was to finish of France first before taking on Russia. Hitler made use of this plan but Germany has achieved what Hitler aimed for without firing a gun
met an elderly gentleman who was a sergeant during the storming of Normandy, D-Day. He told me about how he was to be deployed on the beach by a Higgins boat. The captain of the Higgins started flipping out after they started taking fire by the German emplacements, and dropped them early.