Everyone knows that history is a bunch of boring facts and figures, right? Well, think again! History is packed full of insane events that will make you thankful you weren't alive back then. From bizarre fashion trends to wacky political schemes, history is chock-full of eye-opening moments.

We all know that history is full of wacky and downright crazy events, but sometimes it's hard to visualize just how bonkers they really were. From a pope who was almost assassinated by a man dressed as a giant bird to George Washington's sidekick who fought in an epic duel against a bear, these moments will leave you shaking your head in disbelief. So if you're feeling in the mood for some good old-fashioned craziness, read on and prepare to be amazed. So put on your thinking cap and check out these bonkers historical events that will have you shaking your head in disbelief. You won't believe some of the things that have happened throughout history!

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