Women in World War II
Women in World War II took on a variety of roles from country to country. World War II involved global conflict on an unprecedented scale; the absolute urgency of mobilizing the entire population made...
Women in World War II - Wikipedia
Chanel - The Biggest Fashion Brand That Supported Fascism
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Rasputin’s Daughter Was As Fascinating As The ‘Mad Monk’ Himself
Daughter of the Russian “Mad Monk”. Maria Rasputin’s life was as extraordinary as her father’s. She was born Matryona Rasputina in the Siberian village of Pokrovskoye in 1898. Since her dad was a hol...
Audrey Hepburn: Galaxy Chocolate Commercial
It's amazing to see how far we've come with CG (Computer Generated) photograph and film as you can see in this new Audrey Hepburn commercial for Galaxy Choco...
Mysterious Beach Patterns That Scientists Can’t Explain
These mysterious beach formations, like the ones spotted on a beach in Dorset, England, are called beach cusps – and one reason they’re mysterious is that scientists still aren’t completely sure how t...
Japan revisionists deny WW2 sex slave atrocities
Seventy years after the end of World War Two, the voices of revisionism in Japan are growing stronger and moving into the mainstream, particularly on the issue of comfort women, who were women forced ...
Freezing temperatures cause amazing and rare phenomenon at Nantucket
New England's record freezing temperatures have caused a semi-frozen wave phenomenon captured by a local photographer
Josephine Baker
Go to http://www.blackisbeautifulamsterdam.nl for more information and an online research lab. 19-year-old Josephine Baker sensed white fantasies about black...
Josephine Baker's Banana Dance - YouTube
Apr 14, 2008 ... Footage of Josephine Baker performing her infamous Banana Dance at the Folies Bergère in Paris, France c. 1927.
Women in the Russian and Soviet military
Women in the Russian and Soviet military, as in other nations, have played an important role in their country's military history, in particular during the Great Patriotic War. Despite performing vario...
List of war apology statements issued by Japan
This is a list of war apology statements issued by the state of Japan with regard to the war crimes and atrocities committed by the Empire of Japan during World War II. The statements were made on and...
Merete Skavlan
Merete Skavlan (born 25 July 1920 in Kristiania) is a Norwegian actress, theatre instructor and director.She was the daughter of newspaper editor and theatre director Einar Skavlan and music educator ...
Merete Skavlan - Wikipedia
Halina Szwarc
Halina Szwarc de domo Kłąb (1923–2002) - was a member of the Polish resistance during the Second World War, working undercover first under the pseudonym Ryszard, then Jacek II. Postwar, she became a p...
Violet Kazue de Cristoforo
Violet Kazue de Cristoforo (September 3, 1917 – October 3, 2007) was a Japanese American poet, composer and translator of haiku. Her haiku reflected the time that she and her family spent in det...
Marlene Dietrich
Marie Magdalene "Marlene" Dietrich (/mɑrˈleɪnəˈdiːtrɪk/, [maɐˈleːnə ˈdiːtʁɪç]; 27 December 1901 – 6 May 1992) was a German-American actress and singer.Dietrich remained popular throughout her lon...
Marlene Dietrich - Wikipedia
Mysterious Beach Patterns That Scientists Can’t Explain
These mysterious beach formations, like the ones spotted on a beach in Dorset, England, are called beach cusps – and one reason they’re mysterious is that scientists still aren’t completely sure how t...
Japan revisionists deny WW2 sex slave atrocities
Seventy years after the end of World War Two, the voices of revisionism in Japan are growing stronger and moving into the mainstream, particularly on the issue of comfort women, who were women forced ...