Today we celebrate a true star. Professional basketball player, Kobe Bryant was born today and would have been 41. He played for the Los Angeles Lakers and is a 16-time All-Star. Kobe died in a tragic helicopter accident on January 26th, 2020.

Happy Monday! I’m back and ready to get freaky with you on this lovely August 23rd. Just like the days before and the ones to come, the history is weird, a little scary and we’ve got a list of them for you to enjoy. Knowing major past events is important to understand how we live life today and I’ve got some rather freaky facts for you to explore.

Seeing what happened in the past fascinates me. You might think I’m weird, but I find history interesting because of the weird and scary things that happen. Here are 5 of the weirdest and scariest facts for August 23rd.

Alexis Zarycki is your average girl with the hopes of leaving an everlasting impact on the world. Follow her on Instagram @official_lexpaige