Anne Bonny Facts

Chilling Facts About Anne Bonny, Pirate Queen

The ruthless Anne Bonny was an infamous Pirate Queen who ruled the Seven Seas—but few people know about her even darker history.
July 19, 2024 Rebecca Wong
Stede Bonnet Facts

Charming Facts About Stede Bonnet, The Gentleman Pirate

In 1717, Stede Bonnet vanished. He abandoned his wife and children to become a pirate—but his reckless dream had chilling consequences.
July 19, 2024 Edward Sakowsky
Jeanne de Clisson Facts

Vengeful Facts About Jeanne De Clisson, "The Lioness Of Brittany"

Jeanne de Clisson Facts. The pirate De Clisson led the Black Fleet, whose black ships with blood-red sails terrorized the English Channel.
July 17, 2024 Kyle Climans
Grace O'Malley Facts

Swashbuckling Facts About Grace O’Malley, The Pirate Queen

Not content with just being a pirate, Grace O’Malley was a pirate queen, wielding immense power—and reaping brutal revenge against her enemies.
June 25, 2024 Kyle Climans
Sir Francis Drake Facts

Devious Facts About Sir Francis Drake, Queen Elizabeth's Pirate Captain

Drake was a sea captain who indulged in both privateering for the English and exploring the globe in their name as well. England’s enemies grew to loathe Drake for the former actions, considering him a despicable pirate. Find out how he come to be so loved and hated at the same time.
June 21, 2024 Kyle Climans
Ching Shih Facts

Ruthless Facts About Ching Shih, China's Cunning Pirate Queen

Ching Shih was likely the most successful pirate in history. The Pirate Queen ruled the seas in China and beyond—but few people know about her dark history.
June 17, 2024 Kyle Climans

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