Ana de Mendoza y de la Cerda, Princess of Eboli, Duchess of Pastrana. (29 June 1540 – 2 February 1592) - he was considered one of Spain's greatest beauties, despite having lost an eye in a mock duel with a page when she was young.
She had an absurd but great sense of humor: | 29 Reasons Daria Was TV's Greatest Cynic
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Jackie reads the newspaper headline of her husband's nomination. She did not attend the convention, because she was pregnant. She had attended the 1956 convention, when JFK was considered for Vice-President. She was pregnant then, and lost the baby.
A cute shot of Prince William in his young years - probably before he lost his mom...
Louise Cromwell Brooks (1890-1965) was an American socialite considered to be Washington's most beautiful young women. She is shown here in 1911 at the age of 21.
Queen Elizabeth's Tomb She became Queen in 1558 at the age of 25. Considered by many to be the greatest monarch in English history. She was the daughter of King Henry VIII and his second wife Anne Boleyn.
In 1866 Vinnie Ream was selected by the U.S. Congress to sculpt a memorial statue of President Abraham Lincoln. This made her the first female artist commissioned to create a work of art for the United States government. Her selection, however, was accompanied by controversy because she was young, female, and had friendships with members of Congress. Despite the objections, Ream was given the commission and the statue of Lincoln was unveiled in the Rotunda of the United States Capitol in 1871.
Janusz Korczak was a world renowned educationalist. Despite having the chance to be sent to a safer camp, he refused and instead stayed with the children from his orphanage on their final journey to a death camp.
this photo is of the popular geisha, Miss Koman.In 1904, out of thousands of Geisha in the Tokyo area, she was considered by Japanese writer and poet YONE NOGUCHI to be one of the top five in popularity, commanding top price to entertain you, and having legions of adoring fans who could only hope to catch a glimpse of her.
Louise Cromwell Brooks (1890-1965) was an American socialite considered to be Washington's most beautiful young woman. She is shown here in 1911 at the age of 21 . She was married to General Douglas MacArthur from 1922-1929.
When she tried to show off. | 29 Times Siri Was Actually A Bit Of A Dick
Lino Tagliapietra | Niomea. Glass. Tagliapietra was apprenticed at the age of 11 and was considered a master by the time he turned 21.
LEONOR PLANTAGENET REINA DE CASTILLA also known as Eleanor of England (1162 – 1214) - was Queen of Castile and Toledo as wife of Alfonso VIII of Castile. She was a daughter of Henry II of England and his wife, Duchess Eleanor of Aquitaine. Eleanor best inherited her mother's political influence. She was almost as powerful as her husband, who specified in his will that she was to rule alongside their son in the event of his death.
Despite the odds she LOVES :)
“I saw this little dog,” he recalled. She was a female, white and brindle. He asked the shelter staff
Erna Wallisch (10 February 1922 – 21 February 2008) allegedly was one of approximately 3700 female guards in two Nazi concentration camps, but despite several trials was never convicted. In 2007, she was seventh on the Simon Wiesenthal Center's list of most wanted war criminals that had never been convicted
This makes me extremely sad. Abby lost some of her best dancers and it seems like she doesn't even care. Everyone is replaceable but she is having a hard time finding replacements for Brooke and Paige. And to fans none of y he original seven are replaceable
June 2010 - The prince was enthusiastic as he met with young students of the Herd Boys school in the Lesotho village
Serenity (1890) Louise Jopling (1843-1933) was a British painter. She was one of the greatest female painters of her generation
Learn your DBT's with this post. DBT is the treatment that helped me overcome the symptoms of BPD. (Dr. Linehan was once considered a psychiatric lost cause. Boy, did she prove the world wrong!)
They lost touch after graduation. Then, as a sophomore in college, she discovered he was stationed with the Marines 20 miles south of her ca...
Cat lovers everywhere like nothing more than a hug and kiss from their feline friends. Ana Julia Torres, however, went a step further when she was kissed by a much bigger cat - a 17-stone lion.Ana rescued grateful Jupiter, an African lion, from a circus in Colombia six years ago. He was extremely malnourished after having been badly mistreated.Now though he is the picture of health and couldn't resist planting a huge smacker on Ana, who runs a shelter for sick and mistreated animals.
Marie Adélaïde of Savoy (1685–1712), Duchess of Burgundy in 1710 by Gobert. The lovely duchess married Louis, Duke of Burgundy, her second cousin, grandson and heir of Louis XIV. It was said she was one of only 2 people the king had ever really loved. She, her husband, and the older of their young sons died of measles. She was 26. Her surviving son became Louis XV.
Turn the Page by SydneyAlice (Romance / Family) - Edward Cullen returns home after ten years as a struggling musician. As he attempts to reconnect with his family and the life he left behind, he meets Bella, the owner of the town's bookstore. Can she convince him that there's no place like home? A lost haunted Edward returns home, meeting and beginning a friendship (and then more!!) with a sweet Bella. A bit of angst, but lots of love and
Gertrude Elion (January 23, 1918): Gertrude was an American biochemist who won the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1988. She was the fifth woman to recieve a Nobel Prize in this category, but was the first woman to win without being a physician or having a doctoral degree. She is considered the founder of molecular pharmacology.
For the Walls...
This guy was considered so fat in 1885, that he was in a freak show....... makes you think
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Maria Christina, Duchess of Teschen, 1765, by Meister der Erzherzoginnenportraits (Maria Christina Johanna Josepha Antonia; 13 May 1742 – 24 June 1798), called "Mimi", was the fourth daughter and fifth child of Maria Theresa of Austria and Francis I, Holy Roman Emperor. She was the Regent (governor) of the Austrian Netherlands in 1781–1793. She was the sister of the French Queen Marie Antoinette.