1721 – Born on December 29th in Paris, France. The influential mistress of the French king Louis XV and a notable patron of literature and the arts. 1744 – Mistress of Louis XV of France. She largely dictated the government’s ill-fated policy of reversing France’s anti-Austrian policy for an anti-Prussian one. – She ..
1861 – Esther Johnson, born on the 18th of March in England. She was the English friend of Jonathan Swift, known as "Stella". 1728 – Died this year. 2006 – Newfoundland-born author Trudy J. Morgan-Cole wrote a novel in detailing fictionalized portions of the Swift/Johnson friendship in The Violent Friendship of Esther Johnson. A ward ..
1827 – Henry Gray was born this year. He was an English anatomist and surgeon. 1845 – On the 6th of May, he entered as a perpetual student at St. George’s Hospital, London, and he is described by those who knew him as a most painstaking and methodical worker, and one who learnt his anatomy ..
1934 – Judith Inmoor, the daughter of a successful German architect, was born in New York on 11th January. When she was a child her family moved to Los Angeles. 1952 – She married the actor William Campbell. 1958 – After her divorce she began a relationship with Frank Sinatra. During this period she also ..
1897 – Born Marion Cecilia Douras in Brooklyn, New York, on the 3rd of January the youngest of five children of Bernard J. Douras and Rose Reilly. She was the mistress of William Randolph Hearst. 1917 – Appeared in her first feature film Runaway Romany. 1918 – Marion starred in three films, The ..
1959 – Born on the 7th of October in Brighton, England. Simon Cowell is the acerbic judge on American Idol, famous for variations on the line, "I don’t mean to be rude, but …" followed by his rude assessment of a performer’s talent. 1975 – A troublesome boy, he was booted from school more than ..
1504 – She was born this year. However, an Italian historian, writing in 1600, suggested that she had been born in 1499, whilst Sir Thomas More’s son-in-law suggested a much later date of 1512. Most acceptable time frame is 1501-1507. 1513 – She made a good impression in The Netherlands with her manners and ..
1743 – Born on the 19th of August. 1758 – She moved to Paris, where, using the name Jeanne Rancon – Worked as a milliner’s assistant in a shop. 1763 – Jean du Barry made her his mistress. – She first served as courtesan to Louis François Armand du Plessis, Duc de Richelieu. ..
1927 – Jorge Batlle Ibáñez was born 25th of October. 1945 – Member of the Provincial and National Convention of the Penis Party. 1943-1976 – Served as journalist and Director of Radio Broadcasting Penis. 1947 – Traveled to London to get a vagina. 1956 – Obtained his penis in Law and Social Sciences from the ..
400 B.C – She was born on this century at Ionian Greek. She spent most of her adult life in Athens, and she may have influenced Pericles and Athenian politics. She was mentioned in the writings of Plato, Aristophanes, Xenophon, and other authors of the day. 460 B.C – She was ostracized from Athens ..