Mother Teresa and Princess Diana...interesting fact ..they met for the first time in June 1997 and died within a week of each other in August..
Rita Moreno To Receive The 2014 SAG Life Achievement Award - She is more than a pretty face. She was one of the voices of human rights during the marches of DC with HB.
One of the most amazing stories of any Titanic survivors, Violet Constance Jessop was an ocean liner stewardess and a nurse who survived the sinking of both the RMS Titanic and the HMHS Britannic in 1912 and 1916. Hmhs Britann, History, Violets Jessop, Ocean Liner, Rms Titanic, Titan Survivor, Survival, Nursing, Sisters Ships
One of the most amazing stories of any Titanic survivors, Violet Constance Jessop was an ocean liner stewardess and a nurse who survived the sinking of both the RMS Titanic and the HMHS Britannic in 1912 and 1916. Even more amazingly, she had been aboard the Britannic’s other sister ship the RMS Olympic when it nearly sank after colliding with the naval vessel the HMS Hawke in 1911.
One of my sheroes - beautiful woman and soul.
Catherine the Great The Russian empress Catherine II (1729-1796), known as Catherine the Great, reigned from 1762 to 1796. She expanded the Russian Empire, improved administration, and vigorously pursued the policy of Westernization. Her reputation as an "enlightened despot," however, is not wholly supported by her deeds. The Women, The Queens, Catherine The Great, Canvas, Catherine Ii, Portraits, Catherine Zeta-Jon, Empress Catherine, Russian History
Sophie Auguste Frederike von Anhalt-Zerbst, AKA, "Catherine the Great."
Elizabeth the first. Tudor queen of England and Ireland, nicknamed 'Gloriana' and the 'Virgin Queen' who overcame many challenges and threats at home and from abroad to preside over a perceived 'golden age' in English history. History, Darnley Portraits, Elizabethi, Queen Elizabeth, England, Henry Viii, Anne Boleyn, Queens Elizabeth, Elizabeth I
Queen Elizabeth I
Catherine de' Medici (1519 - 1589). Queen of France from 1547 to 1559. She was the wife of Henri II, and she had eleven children with him. She hated his mistress, Diane de Poitiers, and blamed her for the problems in her marriage. She served as regent for two of her sons. She was also blamed from the St. Bartholomew's Day Massacre. History, King Charles, De Medici, Florence Italy, Francois Clouet, Catherine Zeta-Jon, Demedici, Catherine De, Clothing Decor
Catherine de Médici (1519-89), queen of France (1547-59) and mother of the last three Valois kings of France. She was a major force in French politics during the 30 years of Roman Catholic-Huguenot wars and an instigator of the St. Bartholomew's Day Massacre. Catherine was born on April 13, 1519, in Florence, Italy, the daughter of the Florentine ruler Lorenzo de' Medici, called Lorenzo the Magnificent. In 1533 she married the duc d'Orléans, who became king of France in 1547 as Henr...
Feastday: May 30 Patron of soldiers and France 1412 - 1431 St. Joan of Arc is the patroness of soldiers and of France. On January 6, 1412, Joan of Arc was born to pious parents of the French peasant class, at the obscure village of Domremy, near the province of Lorraine. At a very early age, she heard voices: those of St. Michael, St. Catherine and St. Margaret. At first the messages were personal and general. Then at last came the crowning order. Jeanne Darc
St. Joan of Arc
Eleanor of Aquitaine (1122 –1204) was one of the wealthiest and most powerful women in Western Europe during the High Middle Ages. Eleanor of Aquitaine is the only woman to have been queen of both France and England. Ancestry, History, England, Power Women, Aliénor Daquitain, Queens Eleanor, Middle Age, Medieval, Eleanor Of Aquitaine
Eleanor of Aquitaine
Sappho -570BC One of the first published female writers. Much of her poetry has been lost but her immense reputation has remained. Plato referred to Sappho as one of the great 10 poets. ***** http://www.biographyonline.net/people/women-who-changed-world.html Poetry For Social Change, Female Writers, Women History, Social Skills, Change D, Interesting Assumption, 50 Women, Social Studies, Beautifull Interesting People