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This is post 4 of 4 in the series “TV Characters. The Borgia women” Lucrezia Borgia (18 April 1480 – 24 June 1519) was the daughter of Pope Alexander VI and Vanozza dei Cattanei. Her brothers included Cesare Borgia, Giovanni Borgia, and Gioffre Borgia. Lucrezia’s family later came to epitomize the ruthless Machiavellian politics and […]






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This is post 3 of 4 in the series “TV Characters. The Borgia women” Giulia Farnese (1474 – 23 March 1524) was mistress to Pope Alexander VI. She was known as Giulia la bella, meaning “Julia the beautiful” in Italian. Lorenzo Pucci described her as “most lovely to behold.” Follow me






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This is post 2 of 4 in the series “TV Characters. The Borgia women” The Borgia family became prominent during the Renaissance in Italy. They were from Valencia, the name coming from the family fief of Borja, then in the kingdom of Aragon, in Spain. The Borgias became prominent in ecclesiastical and political affairs in […]






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This is post 1 of 4 in the series “TV Characters. The Borgia women” The Borgia family became prominent during the Renaissance in Italy. They were from Valencia, the name coming from the family fief of Borja, then in the kingdom of Aragon, in Spain. The Borgias became prominent in ecclesiastical and political affairs in […]






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This is post 4 of 6 in the series “Biography of the past” Till today Anne Boleyn is one of the most controversial personalities of the English history. She remains a mystery for everyone who is interested in her biography because there is still no clear evidence of her guilt. Anne was clearly an ambitious […]






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This is post 1 of 7 in the series “Dress history” The fashion of the Regency Era (1795 – 1820) is one of the best ways to show the feminine beauty. It appeared in Europe as an attempt to abolish the huge crinolines and exaggerated forms of the previous fashion ears. The dresses were very […]






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This is post 2 of 6 in the series “Biography of the past” Biography is one of the most fascinating topics. When we read or watch someone’s biography we can not only learn some facts about their life but also understand why these people were the way they were. It helps us understand our own […]






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This is post 1 of 6 in the series “Biography of the past” This collection shows the most interesting women in history and in literature that I admire the most. In the first part of the collection you can see the wives of the most famous King of England, Henry VIII. His first wife was […]






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