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Inquirier.net
Louis XIV, Napoleon diamond to be auctioned off in Genevastone, originally dug out of the ancient mines of Golconda in south-central Ind
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
stone, originally dug out of the ancient mines of Golconda in south-central India, sparkled on the crowns of Louis XV and Louis XVI, who was guillotined during the French Revolution. It also graced the crown of Napoleon I, Napoleon III and... Read more
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Reality TV World
Famous birthdays for Oct. 16: Tim Robbins, Caterina Scorsone, Angela Lansbury, Bryce Harper, Kellie Martin, Barry Corbin, Suzanne Somers, Bob Weir(age 25) On this date in history: In 1793, following her conviction for treas
Reality TV World / Posted 2 days ago
(age 25) On this date in history: In 1793, following her conviction for treason, French Queen Marie Antoinette, wife of Louis XVI, was beheaded on the Place de la Revolution. In 1859, abolitionist John Brown led a raid on the federal arsenal at... Read more
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Boston Herald
Interview: Ivana Trump has her sayof her French tips as she sits on the heavily tasseled red and green couch in h
Boston Herald / Posted 10 days ago
of her French tips as she sits on the heavily tasseled red and green couch in her living room, decorated, she says, as “how Louis XVI would have lived if he had had money.” Her kids, who contributed their own impressions of their childhoods... Read more
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Willowbrook Suburban Life
Weekend 5: Our top entertainment picks for Cook, DuPage countiesthe tale of a mysterious wild animal ravaging the livestock and citizenry, leav
Willowbrook Suburban Life / Posted 12 days ago
the tale of a mysterious wild animal ravaging the livestock and citizenry, leaving behind a trail of blood and death. When Louis XVI puts a bounty on the animal, the mystery and horror only deepen. No one has been able to trap the perpetrator, but... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Sheep Logic - This Is The Age Of The High-Functioning Sociopathand social insurance programs are busted, driving our current levels of wealth
Zero Hedge / Posted 12 days ago
and social insurance programs are busted, driving our current levels of wealth inequality from ridiculously unbalanced to Louis XVI unbalanced. If stocks don’t go up, we don’t have new collateral for our new debt, and if we can’t keep borrowing... Read more
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The Hill
Dem senator compares Trump to Marie Antoinette"poor leadership." Marie Antoinette was France's last queen before the French
The Hill / Posted 18 days ago
"poor leadership." Marie Antoinette was France's last queen before the French Revolution. Her and her husband, French King Louis XVI, were jailed in the rebellion and eventually executed by guillotine. ADVERTISEMENT The Trump administration has... Read more
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Reality TV World
Famous birthdays for Sept. 21: Jason Derulo, Faith Hill, Nicole Richie, Liam Gallagher, Alfonso Ribeiro, Luke Wilson, Bill Murray, Stephen KingLegislative Assembly of revolutionary France voted to abolish the monarchy and
Reality TV World / Posted 27 days ago
Legislative Assembly of revolutionary France voted to abolish the monarchy and establish the First Republic, stripping King Louis XVI of most of his power. In 1921, following a sex scandal caused by the arrest of comedian Fatty Arbuckle, Universal... Read more
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Daily Mail
Two long-lost Russian Faberge silver knives resurface in Polandall intricately decorated in gold and precious and semi-precious stones and in
Daily Mail / Posted 28 days ago
all intricately decorated in gold and precious and semi-precious stones and in different styles such as rococo, Empire and Louis XVI. Living in Saint Petersburg, Barbara Kelch-Bazanova was fabulously wealthy but was the daughter of Muscovite... Read more
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chroniclelive
110 years ago: The Mauretania leaves the River Tynefifteenth-century Italian and the two dining saloons were in the style of Franc
chroniclelive / Posted 1 months ago
fifteenth-century Italian and the two dining saloons were in the style of Francis I. The lounge was 80-feet long in the Louis XVI manner, with graceful columns supporting a dome in cream and gold.Read More The grand smoking room was in Italian... Read more

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