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How Rich was Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart? 

Throughout the years, historians have painted Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart as a poor man. However, new evidence shows that he was not relatively as impoverished as many may have assumed. Which brings us to the question, how rich was he? Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was a member of the top 5% of wage earners in his era. …

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Why is a Square in Vienna Called Mexikoplatz?

During Adolf Hitler’s horrendous fascist reign, Nazi Germany prioritized increasing its territory to strengthen Nazi support and promote anti-Semitism. One of the many vulnerable victims of the Nazi takeover was Austria, whose people welcomed the Nazi Army with no opposition.  A square in Vienna entitled the Mexikoplatz commemorates the Mexican Republic’s admirable resistance to the …

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