Famous Women

Isabella St. George

Danilovna Isabella St. George was born on September 7, 1902 in Rostov-on-Don in a musical family and was the youngest.Besides her family had three daughters: Mary, Catherine and Anna. the first time she appeared on stage in Rostov in the summer the park in 1920, performing the song "Under the...

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Mary Shelley

Mary Shelley - English writer, literary critic, a fanatical Republican by conviction.It is considered the first female author of the science fiction novel. feeling of fear is inherent in every human being from early childhood.But if the first stories about the Black Hand and Buku, spur a live...

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Galina Arturovna Benislavsky

a little girl she went to the house of his aunt, who adopted her after Gali mother began to suffer from mental illness.Father baby, Russified Frenchman-student Arthur Quarry, or left the family, or never lived with her.The girl received the name of his adoptive father - a doctor Benislavsky. ...

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Nadezhda Zabela - Vrubel ( great women )

She was Princess of Dreams artist and a great singer.And he was a great artist who was looking around and saw the image of all the secret, "purple lilac worlds", "blue and purple twilight world", which was looking for, as the unit, "the marvelous colors and whimsical drawings stolen from the W...

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Germaine de Stael

Germaine de Stael - the outstanding French writer and myslitelnitsa, author of the novels "Dolphin" (1802) and "Corinne" (1807), the works of "On Literature considered in connection with social institutions" (1800), "On Germany" (1810). Name Germaine de Stael is familiar to us from school yea...

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Zinaida Volkonskaya

Seductive Italy for many years to become a haven for Russian travelers and art Mecca, and for many of them, and a place of calm, quiet, creative enjoyment and warmth, the second homeland. May 1839 at Villa Zinaida Volkonskaya.Nikolai Gogol in the country princess "went back to the arcade toga...

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Princess Maria Tenisheva

Contemporaries called Princess Mary Klavdievna Tenishevo (nee - Pyatkovskaya by stepfather - Maria von Moritsovna Dezen) "the pride of all Russia." Fate generously endowed Tenishevo, an outstanding educator and patron, communication, friendship with bright minds era - Repin, Turgenev, Tchaiko...

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Renata Tebaldi

For everyone who heard Tebaldi in her triumphs were no mysteries, they explained, first of all, outstanding, a really unique vocal abilities.Her rare beauty and power of lyric-dramatic soprano were subject to any virtuoso challenges, but equally, and any shades of expression.Italian critics ca...

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Angelica Kauffman

Angelica Kauffman - the famous German painter and graphic artist, representative of classicism.Member of the Academy of St. Luke's in Rome (1765g.), The French Royal Academy (1768g.), The English Academy of Arts (1768g.), The Venice Academy. Only one of the portraits of famous artists that ar...

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Roksolana

Roksolana - beloved wife of Sultan Suleyman II, an outstanding personality in the history of Turkey.Alone his name inspired fear people in South and South-East Europe.However, despite the glory of the great ruler is not to say that Suleiman II was integral, organic man.It fought a virtue with ...

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