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Some of the Biggest Mistakes in Human History

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"Whoops" doesn't quite cover it

Everybody makes mistakes. You just have to hope that your mistake doesn’t go down in history.

Unfortunately, these folks weren’t so lucky.

Some mistakes are bigger than others. From tactical errors in war to ignoring fine details in science, some mistakes can lead to major disasters and massive loss of life. If you thought some mistakes you’ve made in your life were embarrassing, just wait until you get a load of these.

john sedgwick couldn't hit an elephant

Source: Free Stock Photos/Wikipedia

They never outlived these mistakes