Queen Mary I of England…Later known as ” bloody Mary” burned thousands of protestants as heretics and tried to bring Catholicism back to England.
Red Baron b. 1892 (Baron Manfred Von Richthofen), German World War I ace. He shot down 80 enemy aircraft. He was killed in action by a Canadian pilot.
Three of the tragic Romanov daughters, Tatiana, Marie & Anastasia
In 1918 women gained President Wilson’s support for their right to vote. (via Barred From the Bar — A History of Women and the Legal Profession, by Hedda Garza)
An early painting of Queen Victoria of Great Britain and North Ireland wearing part of her sapphire parure. She always wore the same tiara but in different ways. The tiara, along with a coronet and brooch were designed for Victoria by her husband Prince Albert which she wore as he had arranged for her.