Danny Bird is the Staff Writer at BBC History Revealed, responsible for researching and producing the magazine’s features. He joined the team in 2022. Fascinated with the past since childhood, Danny completed his History BA at the University of Sheffield, developing a special interest in the Spanish Civil War and the Paris Commune. He subsequently gained his History MA from University College London, studying at its School of Slavonic and East European Studies (SSEES), where he researched the consolidation of the early Soviet state. Danny has previously written for Time and History Today, and enjoys art, travel, and music.