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Mary Queen of Scots and James Son: how Mysteries?

By |2018-06-12T13:46:53+00:00June 12th, 2018|Events Characters Politics, Modern history|

Mary Queen of Scots and her husband Lord Darnley Queen of France and Scotland Maria Stuarda (1542-1587) He was an intelligent, passionate woman, but not exactly a model mother. Because? For probably font, or for other reasons that will be impossible to discover. What is certain is that the sovereign had a son, Giacomo, [...]

That Womanizer Charlemagne

By |2018-06-10T14:24:38+00:00June 10th, 2018|Anecdotes and curiosities, Events Characters Politics, Middle Ages|

The drawing depicts Charlemagne with one of his most famous wives, Ermengarda. The monarch was an unrepentant womanizer Charlemagne, King of the Franks and skilled politician, He had a rather turbulent private life and was, as evidenced by the sources, an unrepentant womanizer. In fact large number of wives , five, Imiltrude, Desiderata, [...]

How was dressed Charlemagne?

By |2018-05-24T08:29:37+00:00May 24th, 2018|Anecdotes and curiosities, Events Characters Politics, Middle Ages|

Charlemagne Despite the elevation of rank, Charlemagne had tastes pretty simple, also in clothing. Eginardo, Secretary of the sovereign, It informs us in detail about it, entering the following: "He was dressed in the national costumes of the Franks: to your body wore a linen shirt and linen pants; upstairs, a fringed tunic of silk and [...]

Dracula: Character Real or invented?

By |2018-05-07T22:09:41+00:00May 7th, 2018|Anecdotes and curiosities, Events Characters Politics, Middle Ages|

Dracula in a film adaptation of the 1931 The creepy Count Dracula is the protagonist of the gothic novel by Bram Stoker, published in 1897, therefore it is a literary character, for another great fortune (who does not know?). However the writer, to outline the physical and character traits of her child, he was inspired by [...]

The charm of the Savoy Women Show

By |2018-04-26T22:12:19+00:00April 26th, 2018|Events|

In the Castle of Racconigi (Cuneo), showcases the charm of the women of the House of Savoy House of Savoy, in its thousand years of history, He could often rely on the work of women intellectually valid, morally irreproachable and even fascinating is that the aesthetic character. In recent times, as known, They enjoyed huge [...]

The Diet Afrodisiaca of Madame de Pompadour

By |2018-02-05T13:57:20+00:00February 5th, 2018|Anecdotes and curiosities, Events Characters Politics, Modern history|

Madame de Pompadour and her brother. The woman, cold, tried a "care" with an aphrodisiac Jeanne Antoinette Poisson diet (1721-1764), most famous as Madame de Pompadour, It was for many years the mistress en titre, or the lover in office, the French King Louis XV. However, unlike what you might think, Pompadour, [...]

The Tormented by Homosexuality Ludwig II

By |2018-02-05T20:36:11+00:00February 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+00:00February 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 [...]

Ludwig II (and Sissi) According Luchino Visconti

By |2018-02-02T04:08:04+00:00February 2nd, 2018|Cinema-TV-Show, Events Characters Politics, Contemporary history|

Ludwig II (Helmut Berger) and Sissi (Romy Schneider) in "Ludwig" Luchino Visconti The controversial and fascinating figure of Ludwig II of Bavaria has inspired numerous films, among the most famous of which is certainly the "Ludwig" by Luchino Visconti, film 1973 in which to pay the face, once beautiful, then swollen and unrecognizable, the unfortunate [...]

Henry III and from Women's Dresses

By |2018-01-17T00:28:18+00:00January 17th, 2018|Events Characters Politics, Modern history|

Portrait of Henry III. The king wears a pair of pearl earrings, His great passion on the complex personality of Henry III (1551-1589), King of France, son of Henry II and Catherine de 'Medici, as well as last member of the dynasty of Valois to be ascended the throne, It has been said and written [...]