prediction

Regardless of their significance, predictions excite people because what they tell of are things and events of the future. From the minor leagues such as fortune tellers and palm readers to prophets as controversial as Nostradamus, many people depend on these figures as they try to see what’s in store for them. While predictions do not provide guaranteed information about the future, in some cases, they do come true.

In fact, some of the most impressive predictions in history came true centuries after they were made, and they were prefigured not just by renowned prophets but even by ordinary people.

Here is a list of the 25 most incredible predictions in history that actually came true.