YA GN PETTY - In 1870 Dakota Territory, "Bloody" Chester Kates is in for some surprises when he agrees to burn down the town of Whale, believed to be inhabited by something wicked, in order for the Union Pacific to continue construction of the railroad.
Ferdinand II of Aragon, Son of John II and Juana. He married Isabella of Castile with a clear prenuptial agreement on sharing power of Aragon and Castile. When Ferdinand succeeded his father as King of Aragon in 1479, the Crown of Castile and the various territories of the Crown of Aragon were united in a personal union creating for the first time since the 8th century a single political unit referred to as España (Spain)
William the Lion (Mediaeval Gaelic: Uilliam mac Eanric; Modern Gaelic: Uilleam mac Eanraig), sometimes styled William I, also known by the nickname Garbh, "the Rough", (c 1143 – 4 December 1214) reigned as King of the Scots from 1165 to 1214. His reign was the second longest in Scottish history before the Act of Union with England in 1707.
The Holodomor - communist genocide in the Ukraine during the 1930s. It was kept out of the history books until 1991. Why? A New York Times Reporter named Walter Duranty witnessed the death but didn't report it, due to his belief in the communist cause.