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Maria Sophie Facts

Defiant Facts About Maria Sophie, The Warrior Queen Of Naples

Warrior queen. Femme fatale. A modern Joan of Arc. These words have been used to describe Maria Sophie, but few know her even darker history.
July 2, 2024 Dancy Mason
Maria I Facts

Tormented Facts About Maria I, Portugal’s Mad Queen

Maria I Facts. Battling mental illness and truly horrific personal losses, Queen Maria I strove to be a good ruler--but did she succeed?
June 28, 2024 Rachel Seigel
Queen Nzinga Facts

Powerful Facts About Nzinga, Africa's Fierce Warrior Queen

Queen Nzinga Facts. If a real-life princess ever deserved a Disney movie, it's Queen Nzinga. Nothing phased the stunning African Warrior Queen.
June 26, 2024 Rachel Seigel
Marie de' Medici Facts

Ruthless Facts About Marie De' Medici, The Poison Queen

As Queen Mother, Marie de Medici tried to overthrow her own son King Louis—but before she died, karma had a cruel twist in store.
June 19, 2024 Dancy Mason

Glorious Facts About Queen Elizabeth I, The Virgin Queen

As the daughter of Henry VIII and his mistress Anne Boleyn, Elizabeth was born into infamy—but few people know her even darker history.
June 12, 2024 Miles Brucker
Catherine Parr Facts

Unseemly Facts About Catherine Parr, The Last Wife Of Henry VIII

Only one woman was devious enough to outlast the notorious King Henry VIII—and that was the utterly scandalous Catherine Parr.
June 12, 2024 Christine Tran


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