William Blackstone, the first manufacturer of washing machines (1874)

By |2019-11-22T00:41:28+00:0022 November 2019|Events Characters Politics, Daily life Costume Company, Contemporary history|

An old washing machine model. That of William Blackstone is dated 1874 The washer has a long history (see http://www.pilloledistoria.it/9460/storia-contemporanea/lantenata-della-lavatrice), but we may consider the American merchant William Blackstone [...]

“Cesso”: because the Cabinet is also called So?

By |2019-09-03T01:50:55+00:003 September 2019|Anecdotes and curiosities, Anecdotes and curiosities, Anecdotes and curiosities, Great Civilizations, Middle Ages, Ancient history, Contemporary history, Modern history|

Former cabinet "Cesso" It is a word that we all know and use not only to define commonly swim, but also as a synonym for something (or someone) that we find [...]

Words of love: the 10 the Belle of Italian Literature

By |2019-07-29T19:13:01+00:0029 July 2019|Middle Ages, Ancient history, Contemporary history, Modern history|

The words of love never go out of fashion: They were wonderful in the past, are the time Facebook and Twitter and will be in the future. The love, and to, holds [...]

Calendar: the most Important Stages of its History

By |2019-07-18T02:54:31+00:0017 July 2019|Middle Ages, Roma, Ancient history, Contemporary history, Modern history|

The calendar is an object that is part of our daily life and we are quick to reperirne a copy near the end of the year (After the summer we will start [...]

Film Red Light: when it was Prime Screened in Italy?

By |2019-07-08T01:41:18+00:008 July 2019|Anecdotes and curiosities, Events Characters Politics, Daily life Costume Company, Contemporary history|

Female Nude start '900. It dates back to 1901 the first showing of a red-light films in Italy The first film was screened in red light [...]

Grace Kelly: Unparalleled the Princess Grace of Monaco

By |2019-05-16T23:31:19+00:0016 May 2019|Cinema-TV-Show, Events Characters Politics, Contemporary history|

A beautiful first floor of Grace Kelly You want to know everything about Grace Kelly, the unforgettable Princess of Monaco, Former Hollywood actress and wife of Rainier III? Then read this [...]

Cauliflower-Use di Romagna: Treat Recipe from '”Artusi”

By |2019-03-06T04:41:35+00:006 March 2019|Daily life Costume Company, Contemporary history|

The text of Pellegrino Artusi Cauliflower use of Romagna is one of many recipes taken from the text Science in the Kitchen and the Art of Eating Well for [...]

Caravaggio: one of the most Sensational Theft of History

By |2019-02-06T01:33:19+00:006 February 2019|Events Characters Politics, Contemporary history|

Nativity with Saints Lawrence and Francis of Assisi, the work of Caravaggio stolen in Palermo in 1969 Saturday 18 October 1969 She was consumed in Palermo one of the most thefts [...]