The "Hollywood Madam ran an upscale prostitution ring based in Los Angeles during the 1990s Mata Hari (born Margaretha Geertruida Zelle Dutch spy Xaviera Hollander, author of the memoir The Happy Hooker: My Own Story.
Afterwards she became part of the household of Prince Alexander Menshikov, who was the best friend of the Tsar of Russia, Peter the Great. .
Msnbc has called her "a living legend in the world of sex." Josie Arlington, madam in Storyville, New Orleans Suzy Favor-Hamilton, 3 time Olympian for Track and Field, and the subject of intense publicity when her activities as an escort became public.
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Theodora did what was feared by most women of her day, she was one of historys best outspoken feminists, and stood up against man-made laws that favored men.
Basil lived there until 836, when he escaped to Byzantine-held territory in Thrace.
She was responsible for the building of hospitals and convents as a refuge for homeless women.
Ivaylos reign was constantly challenged externally by both the Byzantine Empire and the Mongol Empire, and internally by the Bulgarian nobility. .
This, he narrates, even led to suicides as prostitutes sought to escape the unwelcome transformation.Government officials were treated like servants and reportedly had to show their respect to Theodora by laying face down and touching the instep of each of her feet with their lips.Although Justin was illiterate, he shone as a natural military leader and rose rapidly through the ranks to become a general under the Emperor Anastasius I and commander of the palace guard.The rebellion was eventually crushed.Unable to control the mob, Justinian and his officials prepared to flee. .Confidential (1997) by Curtis Hanson (USA) (English) (Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller from novel by James Ellroy Marguerite Gautier ( Greta Garbo ) in Camille (1936) by George Cukor (USA) (English) (Drama, Romance from novel play by Alexandre Dumas Maya ( Indira Varma ) in Kama.Theodora proved herself a worthy and able leader, particularly when riots broke out in Constantinople in 532. .
He rose to prominence in command of an army of discontented peasants which overthrew the forces of the Bulgarian emperor Constantine. .
Zhu joined one of the insurgent forces that had risen in rebellion and rose rapidly through the ranks to became a commander.