You've probably heard this famous historical tip: never invade Russia in the winter. We get it—Russian winters are super cold. Silly Napoleon and Hitler. If only they hadn't made such a huge blunder, right? Think again—Napoleon and Hitler started their attacks in late June. Watch the following video for the three actual reasons their Russian invasion failed.
Never Invade Russia In Winter?
Nah, you're good in winter... just make sure you're prepared.
Ten Lesser-Known Facts About Napoleon
Napoleon isn't even Napoleon.
Key Facts In This Video
Napoleon's birth name was Napoleone di Buonaparte. 00:06
Napoleon was named commander of the Army of the Interior and became a trusted military advisor at age 26. 02:05
The reason we decoded hieroglyphs may be because Napoloeon was set on owning Egypt. 05:19
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