//Anecdotes and curiosities

The Look of Oscar Wilde

By |2018-10-15T02:44:17+00:00October 15th, 2018|Anecdotes and curiosities, Events Characters Politics, Contemporary history|

The eccentric look of Oscar Wilde Egocentric, quirky and ingenious, Oscar Wilde (1854-1900) It is one of the most famous in history dandy. Irish, son of an eye doctor and a poet, in the writer's life, one of the greatest of contemporary literature, It is also famous for the original way of dressing (http laws://www.pilloledistoria.it/4283/storia-contemporanea/sorriso-guasto-oscar-wilde). But what it was [...]

Lingerie “Frozen” di Marilyn Monroe

By |2018-07-18T03:02:44+00:00July 18th, 2018|Anecdotes and curiosities, Cinema-TV-Show, Events Characters Politics, Contemporary history|

Marilyn Monroe. The actress he used to keep in the freezer then wore lingerie from consummate diva and famous women for attractiveness, Marilyn Monroe knew how to preserve what Mother Nature had generously given: a physical fantastically feminine. The breast was perhaps his greatest strength and actress point [...]

Servants in Versailles: how were?

By |2018-10-13T05:09:03+00:00January 10th, 2018|Anecdotes and curiosities, Daily life Costume Company, Contemporary history|

Luigi XIV a Versailles. The number of servants at the palace was impressive how many servants worked in Versailles in the era of its heyday, then at the turn of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries? How many men and women needed the biggest and luxurious palace in the world to keep this? Curiosity rises [...]

Alessandro Manzoni maybe it was not a…Manzoni

By |2017-08-23T05:40:38+00:00August 23rd, 2017|Anecdotes and curiosities, Events Characters Politics, Contemporary history|

Giulia Beccaria with the small Alessandro Manzoni was born in Milan on 7 March 1785 the marriage of Giulia Beccaria, daughter of the famous Caesar, and Peter, belonging to one of the noblest families of the city, but few sources a serious challenge to the above fatherhood: see why. To heal the poor conditions [...]

Franco Califano “He copied” Leopardi?

By |2018-10-14T01:05:15+00:00July 21st, 2017|Anecdotes and curiosities, Contemporary history|

Manuscript of the Infinite of Leopardi; Perhaps Franco Califano was inspired just to the great poet for the title of one of his most famous songs Everything else is boring is the title of one of the most famous songs by Franco Califano, but it is possible that it was taken from an essay by [...]

Fiorentina: when the jersey was White and Red

By |2018-10-14T02:05:32+00:00June 5th, 2017|Anecdotes and curiosities, Events Characters Politics, Contemporary history|

One of the first band of Fiorentina (1926-27). It seems strange to imagine Fiorentina with a different shirt from the violet, yet when the glorious club was born, in 1926, the official uniform shape and color had completely different set of: the shirt was in fact half red and half white with a lily on the chest. The reason [...]

Sinking of Titanic, New Theory: Blame was the Moon?

By |2019-01-04T06:06:39+00:00June 3rd, 2017|Anecdotes and curiosities, Events Characters Politics, Contemporary history|

Sinking of Titanic: a reconstruction have passed exactly 105 years from the sinking of the Titanic, inabissatosi into the icy waters of the Atlantic Ocean on the night of 14 and the 15 April 1912, but this tragic event and fascinating at the same time, he never stopped talking or, even less, to investigate. According to two physical [...]

The Bidet Princess Sissi

By |2018-10-14T02:39:31+00:00April 28th, 2017|Anecdotes and curiosities, Contemporary history|

The bidet Sissi What you see in the picture is the bidet belonged to the Empress of Austria Elisabeth of Bavaria, better known as Sissi. Well yes, over 800 personal hygiene began to become more and more organized and diligent, beginning, as it is obvious, from the upper layers of the population. The model belonged to Sissi, [...]

11 January 1944: The Last Words of Galeazzo Ciano

By |2017-01-11T19:42:51+00:00January 10th, 2017|Anecdotes and curiosities, Events Characters Politics, Contemporary history|

Galeazzo Ciano in his study Seventy years ago, in the chilly morning of 11 January 1944, Galeazzo Ciano, son of Benito Mussolini as the husband of his daughter Edda, married in 1930, He was executed in Verona with Emilio De Bono, Luciano Gottardi, Giovanni Marinelli and Carlo Pareschi, all guilty of having discouraged the Duce [...]

Rasputin was really emasculated?

By |2016-12-10T01:13:29+00:00December 10th, 2016|Anecdotes and curiosities, Events Characters Politics, Contemporary history|

The haunting and enigmatic face of Rasputin Rasputin was really emasculated or this is just one of the many legends arose around his mysterious figure? Officially the giant genitalia (ben 33 centimeters in length!) of the "holy man" siberian that, unwillingly, He ended up giving the last and final jolt to Tsarist rule, They are kept inside [...]