Often we think that historically, not much has happened in the middle of winter. However, that’s far from the truth. From Charlemagne to Henry VIII, Secession in the Civil War to the Soviets battling the Finns in the snow during WWII, there has been a lot of historical heat generated in January over the centuries. Join Mark as he reviews some significant events that occurred during winter.
Photo: A group of Finnish soldiers in snowsuits manning a heavy machine gun in a foxhole.