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Camille Claudel (1864-1943) “was one of the rare female artists of the 19th century that did compete with the best male sculptors of her time."In 1883, Camille became acquainted with Auguste Rodin. Soon after Camille became his model, assistant and lover. “No other woman had such an intellectual, artistic and erotic impact on Rodin’s life like Camille Claudel.” Camille Claudel was the sister of the reknown French writer Paul Claudel. A.R. Petrelly

Margot Fonteyn 1919-1991 Fonteyn was the first internationally aclaimed ballerina to be trained in England. Before her most ballet dancers came from Russia, Italy or France. She was famous for her elegance, sensitivity and charm. In 1962 she formed one of the most famous dancing partnerships in the history of ballet with Russian superstar Rudolf Nureyev

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Camille Claudel. The mistress of Rodin who sculpted a good many of the hands and feet on his most famous sculptures. Tormented and fascinating. Eventually went crazy.

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Elizabeth Andrew Borden aka Lizzie Borden found herself at the center of one of the most infamous unsolved murders ever.