Histolines is a Social Network of History organized as an interactive timeline that lets everyone explore over a million historical events.

About us

Histolines is a platform to compile all of the historical events in one database with an account of time and place. As it matures it will have an infinitely detailed record of history that will be easy to navigate and analyze. This platform only intakes the basic information of who, what, where, when and with whom. This prevents the usual interpretation and bias inherent in other historical sources. Histolines allows anyone to add to our knowledge of history, yet it has build in mechanisms to justify the claim and to filter out fallacious remarks and events of little importance. Learn more

Anyone can add Events, Photos, and Quotes to the timelines of historical characters in this database. Here are the latest posts:

Histolines organizes similar historical events into collections. Check out the latest Collections.

Each event in a timeline can be geotagged allowing us to see timelines of events in cities and countries. What city would you like to explore?

Most Histolines events are tagged with dates. This allows usto look up events that happened On This Day or any other date