Iron. What do we know about this unique metal?

In the history of the discovery of chemical elements, there is no exact date or place of discovery of iron. Nowhere to find information about who discovered this metal. Previously, iron was called after the planet of Mars, which has a reddish color.

It is possible that a man was first introduced to iron of meteorite origin. The Iron Age came when a person learned to mine iron from rocks where there was metal.