/Contemporary history

Diary of Anne Frank: Discoveries Pages “prohibited”

By | 2018-05-17T02:38:32+00:00 May 17th, 2018|Events Characters Politics, News, Contemporary history|

Some pages of the Diary of Anne Frank The Anne Frank Foundation, with a tweet, announced the discovery of two pages so far remained unknown to the famous Diary of Anne Frank. Research conducted by two teams of experts, coordinated by the foundation itself, the original fact finding, now an old notebook and [...]

Shooting of Mata Hari

By | 2018-05-12T23:40:54+00:00 May 12th, 2018|Events Characters Politics, Contemporary history|

Mata Hari At the end of a process far from fair, Sun, pseudonym of Margaretha Geertruida Zelle, (http://www.pilloledistoria.it/10328/storia-contemporanea/mata-hari-breve-breve-biografia-della-spia-piu-sexy-tutti-tempi) He was sentenced to death by firing squad, and to no avail attempts to commute the sentence in a detention or use of the pardon. The execution took place on a cold and foggy morning autumn, the 15 October [...]

Being Magre in Victorian Period

By | 2018-04-27T01:49:28+00:00 April 27th, 2018|Daily life Costume Company, Contemporary history|

Women Victorian era. Being thin was an imperative of beauty which you could not escape Each historical period has its own aesthetic rules, but the thinness, almost always, it is an imperative to which it is difficult to escape. It was like that for the Victorian woman, which was to keep as much as possible [...]

Lose weight in the '30s: Seaweed Soap

By | 2018-04-27T00:35:14+00:00 April 27th, 2018|Daily life Costume Company, Contemporary history|

a soap advertisement for slimming The thinness is not an imperative of our times exclusive beauty, but its many other eras. In the 30s of last century, cosmetic research he developed a new product that promised to fight the pounds so miraculous: the soap [...]

Strawberry Gelatin in Frost (by Artusi)

By | 2018-03-16T01:00:57+00:00 March 16th, 2018|Daily life Costume Company, Contemporary history|

Strawberry jelly After the oranges (http://www.pilloledistoria.it/10371/storia-contemporanea/gelatina-di-arancio-in-gelo-dallartusi), in this post you will find the original recipe of Pellegrino Artusi to prepare the strawberry jelly in frost, another sweet puddings presented in Science in the Kitchen and the Art of Eating Well, his famous culinary book that during the 800, and beyond, [...]

Orange jelly in Frost (by Artusi)

By | 2018-03-14T21:54:13+00:00 March 14th, 2018|Daily life Costume Company, Contemporary history|

Jelly oranges The recipe that I report is taken from the science of cooking and the art of eating well, famous text of the gastronome Pellegrino Artusi. It is a sweet: jelly orange frost. This is what is written: "Sugar grams 150, isinglass grams 20, water ounces 4, Alkermes [...]

Sun: Brief Biography of light Sexiest of All Time

By | 2018-03-06T21:31:10+00:00 March 6th, 2018|Events Characters Politics, Contemporary history|

Mata Hari was born in Holland in 1876 and his name was Margaretha Geertruida Zelle, but for the world she is and will always remain Mata Hari, "Eye of the day" in the Malay language, the most famous spy and sexy contemporary history. In 1895, a 19 years, Margaretha married a very senior officer of her, Rudolf MacLeod, He had two sons, but tired [...]

1860: the Prime Biscuits for Dogs

By | 2018-02-14T22:01:10+00:00 February 14th, 2018|Daily life Costume Company, Contemporary history|

The first dog biscuits were born in 1860 and to invent them was the American James Spratt Pets accompanies man since the dawn of civilization, but the habit of keeping them at home as family members in all respects, It spreads only in 800, in particular as regards dogs and cats. Surround yourself with friends [...]

The Tormented by Homosexuality Ludwig II

By | 2018-02-05T20:36:11+00:00 February 5th, 2018|Events Characters Politics, Contemporary history|

Ludwig II and the young actor Josef Kainz (left in photo) Ludwig II of Bavaria never showed any interest in the female and also the friendship chat with the beautiful Sissi, his cousin, Another was but a platonic bond between two similar souls (http://www.pilloledistoria.it/10235/storia-contemporanea/sissi-ludwig-ii-furono-amanti). The king loved the [...]

Sissi and Ludwig II Were Lovers?

By | 2018-02-02T20:25:44+00:00 February 2nd, 2018|Events Characters Politics, Contemporary history|

Portraits of Sissi and Ludwig II of Bavaria The deep bond that certainly joined Sissi and Ludwig II of Bavaria, It has always been the subject of studies and hypotheses. The Empress of Austria and the unfortunate monarch were cousins, but their relationship was so intense that go far beyond even normal affection that exists [...]