18 Historic Events That Were Nothing Like You Picture Them

Whether through Hollywood conjurings, wrong teachings, or bad word-of-mouth, we've gained some pretty faulty knowledge when it comes to history. Thankfully, here at Cracked we pride ourselves on debunking all that bullshit and providing you with the hot, sexy facts.

To help us, we asked our readers to drop some knowledge bombs on us that would blow our minds. And now we share them with you. The winner is below, but first the runners-up ...

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