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Natalie Paley, granddaughter of the Emperor, conquered the Western catwalks and movie screens

12-01-2021

Natalie Paley, granddaughter of the Emperor, conquered the ...

It was called the Queen of Paris, she was the first Princess on the catwalk, her beauty admired Saint-exupéry, Remarque and ...

Very strange things which excited the ancient Egyptians

11-01-2021

Very strange things which excited the ancient Egyptians

What do we know about Ancient Egypt? Cleopatra, papyrus, pyramids, mummies... and dildos? In General, the representatives of an ...

The battle for the wooden bucket. Who won the most stupid war in history

10-01-2021

The battle for the wooden bucket. Who won the most stupid war ...

In 1325 between the Italian cities of Bologna and Modena, there was a battle, which killed thousands of people. The reason for the ...

Unique paintings of Morris Hirshfield, who began drawing out of boredom at 65

10-01-2021

Unique paintings of Morris Hirshfield, who began drawing out ...

Many people in older age are hesitant to take up something new: they feel that they can not learn to do it the new good, no one ...

10 Jan 1897 man was first introduced a vaccine against plague

09-01-2021

10 Jan 1897 man was first introduced a vaccine against plague

The Creator of this vaccine, microbiologist Vladimir Khavkin, injected himself. The beginning of a self-fulfilling prophecy of ...

The wind of change: the famous city from one angle in the past and present

09-01-2021

The wind of change: the famous city from one angle in the ...

Over the last hundred years, the world has changed so much that it is hard to imagine how many have disappeared and appeared. Many ...

Ouija — restless photographer who was everywhere

09-01-2021

Ouija — restless photographer who was everywhere

Old photos are always of interest. But there's just old photos and got a photo taken of Widgeon. It's something very special even ...

The most beautiful universities in the world

09-01-2021

The most beautiful universities in the world

Some universities don't just offer students an abundance of knowledge, they also give them a great place to get that knowledge.

Hair lifetime: beauties of the Victorian era, which never had a haircut

07-01-2021

Hair lifetime: beauties of the Victorian era, which never had ...

Long hair has always been considered a virtue and pride girls. But during the Victorian era ladies were so fond of growing ...

40 retrofit showing how strange the world was before

07-01-2021

40 retrofit showing how strange the world was before

It seems that today we live in a crazy world, but — believe it or not — we have always lived in a crazy world. Judging by these ...

The feat of Uzbek soldiers in German captivity, about which nobody knew

07-01-2021

The feat of Uzbek soldiers in German captivity, about which ...

World war II was circling in the vortex of such masses of people that we are still a very long time we discover new characters. ...

The spirit of the ancestors: in a Papuan tribe smoked mummies of leaders to save them for posterity

04-01-2021

The spirit of the ancestors: in a Papuan tribe smoked mummies ...

Papua New Guinea continues to amaze the primitive culture of their own peoples. Italian photographer managed to capture the unusual ...

The first candid shooting of a young Kate moss, Angelina Jolie and other stars

04-01-2021

The first candid shooting of a young Kate moss, Angelina ...

Examined the archives in search of rare shots of our favorite celebrities. And not simple, and almost erotic! The age of many stars ...

Belle Starr: Queen of bandits of the Wild West

04-01-2021

Belle Starr: Queen of bandits of the Wild West

The bandits and the Wild West are almost synonymous. Shooting, cowboys, hats, revolvers — all this dangerous "world of men". But ...

Russia 1896 in color

04-01-2021

Russia 1896 in color

In the spring of 1896, during a trip to Russia for the coronation of Tsar Nicholas II professional photographer františek Brief ...

Do not refuse never. The History Of Zippo

02-01-2021

Do not refuse never. The History Of Zippo

In 1933 he was released the first production of the Zippo lighter. For eighty years has sold more than half a million lighters, and ...

18 photos that will give you goosebumps

02-01-2021

18 photos that will give you goosebumps

Do you believe in the supernatural? Have you ever encountered something inexplicable and scary? If you are someone who loves this ...

Blond Sirte: the vanished people of the shamans who lived in the Northern Arctic

02-01-2021

Blond Sirte: the vanished people of the shamans who lived in ...

Among the Russian who migrated to the North, there existed legends about the mysterious people of the white-eyed Chud, who was ...

Favorite women General Secretary Brezhnev

31-12-2020

Favorite women General Secretary Brezhnev

Many biographers of Leonid Brezhnev write that the General Secretary of the CPSU have not experienced particularly warm feelings to ...

Page the lives of ordinary and poor Americans in new York in the nineteenth century

31-12-2020

Page the lives of ordinary and poor Americans in new York in ...

When they imagine new York, the so-called "Big Apple", the mind visualizes bright neon signs, filled with pedestrian streets, where ...

The Kremlin and 7 major world landmarks that we almost lost

31-12-2020

The Kremlin and 7 major world landmarks that we almost lost

In the world there are buildings that survived for centuries. Now they became famous wonders of the world, to see them come ...

From Adam and eve to portraits of members of the Politburo: a guide to the history of the Christmas tree

30-12-2020

From Adam and eve to portraits of members of the Politburo: a ...

Adorned with all available methods tree — the main symbol of the New year. Balls and cones hung even our grandparents, but does ...

20 old photographs that show the past from an unexpected quarter

30-12-2020

20 old photographs that show the past from an unexpected quarter

It is always interesting to look at old photos and to learn something new, for example, how people lived in the past, what their ...

GOP-stop, we are not afraid of Scotland Yard: colored pictures of criminals of the 1930s

28-12-2020

GOP-stop, we are not afraid of Scotland Yard: colored ...

This series of images of criminals from Tyne and wear who were going about their dirty work in the 1930s, was recently found in the ...

6 facts about our planet that are not taught in schools

28-12-2020

6 facts about our planet that are not taught in schools

When it comes to our planet, we consider it all well-known and commonplace. But this is not the case.

"Oh, it is hard work!": the difficulties of life London double Hitler

27-12-2020

"Oh, it is hard work!": the difficulties of life London ...

To be a celebrity — it is pleasant and profitable. But when you're like two drops of water similar to the Fuhrer, who hates most ...