The Well-Behaved Women Collection
18 Facts About The Dramatic Life Of Anne Boleyn 1.7M VIEWS You've likely heard tales of Anne Boleyn, the alluring woman who convinced King Henry VIII of England to give up his wife an... 16 Facts That Prove Eleanor of Aquitaine Was Not to Be Messed With 159.7k VIEWS Eleanor of Aquitaine was a wife to two of the most important kings of the 12th century, but she was fascinating as a woman i... The Female Archaeologist/Undercover Agent Who Put Indiana Jones To Shame ... 11.5k VIEWS Who was Gertrude Bell? During World War I, she was one of many British spies in the Middle East, where she helped orche... 17 Things You Didn't Know About Harriet Tubman 86.3k VIEWS The biography of Harriet Tubman reads less like a stodgy figure from the past, and more like a modern action hero. Far from ... From Scantily Clad Dancer To World War II Spy, Josephine Baker Laughed In The ... 3.7k VIEWS History shows women who impact the world sometimes become overshadowed by male figures who do the same things. Josephine Bak... 16 Facts About Julia Tyler, The Most Controversial First Lady of the 1800s ... 496.6k VIEWS Before the revolutionary Eleanor Roosevelt or the glamorous Jackie O, there was Julia Gardiner Tyler, the second wife of Pre... Born As A Prisoner, Died As A Shadow Queen: The Meteoric Rise Of Madame De ... 16.5k VIEWS The excessively frivolous foods of Versailles are legendary, from poached truffles and bird stomach to Marie ... 13 Reasons Why Marie Antoinette Was The Hillary Clinton Of The 18th Century ... 10.1k VIEWS One wouldn't immediately make comparisons between Hillary Clinton and the infamous Marie Antoinette, but a deeper search int... Buckwild Facts About Mata Hari, The Exotic Dancer Who Became A WWI Spy 26.6k VIEWS Who was Mata Hari? Exotic dancer, courtesan, seductress, spy, and femme fatale: Mata Hari was many things to many different ... Why Queen Elizabeth I Was the Most Hardcore Ruler England Has Ever Seen 63.3k VIEWS Queen Elizabeth I was not just one of the most significant rulers in English history - she was also a badass queen who defie... She Killed Anyone In Her Path To Becoming China's Only Female Emperor – ... 19k VIEWS As China's only female emperor, Wu Zetian worked her way up to a position of power and prominence during the Tang Dynasty, e... Incredible Facts About The Daring Life Of Amelia Earhart 62.5k VIEWS Who was Amelia Earhart? She was a pioneer in flight, an author, a fashion designer, and so much more. Earhart was born ... 15 Badass Facts About Annie Oakley That Prove She Could Outshoot Any Man ... 65.6k VIEWS Phoebe Ann Mosey was born to a poor family in rural Darke County, OH in 1860. Once she became Annie Oakley, though, she... Unusual Facts About Beatrix Potter, The Creator Of Peter Rabbit 22.9k VIEWS If the name Beatrix Potter doesn't quite ring a bell, the name Peter Rabbit surely does. The fictional rabbit who spawn... The Enduring Legend Of The French Queen Who Commanded An Army Of Prostitute ... 23.8k VIEWS Catherine de Medici was her father's daughter - a patron of the arts with a strong personality, a penchant for luxury, and a... Dramatic Facts About Catherine the Great, Lusty Lover and Iron-Fisted Ruler ... 46.4k VIEWS Who was Catherine the Great? You definitely know the name but probably not the life of the fascinating woman behind it.... 15 Incredible Facts About Madam CJ Walker, The First American Female ... 34.1k VIEWS Born Sarah Breedlove, Madam CJ Walker was an African American entrepreneur in the early 1900s. During an era of&nb... 11 Hardcore Facts About Clara Barton, The Founder Of The American Red Cross ... 14.6k VIEWS Clara Barton was born in 1821 in North Oxford, Massachusetts. Among many undisputed Clara Barton facts are the ones of her e... The First Black Aristocrat & The Massacre That Helped Lead To The ... 3.1k VIEWS Dido Elizabeth Belle was England's first known aristocrat of African descent. She spent the majority of her life at Kenwood,... The Tragic Life Of Dolley Madison, A Badass First Lady 33.8k VIEWS The First Lady is an important title in American politics. But while everyone has an opinion on what makes a "good"...