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A little girl Anna Pavlova knew it would be a ballerina. She started to dream about it after my mom took her to her first ballet "Sleeping beauty". Pavlov was an outstanding dancer who hovered on stage and did an incredible amount of fouettés. And her party "the Dying Swan" forever changed the world of ballet, becoming the embodiment of the highest skill. She clapped, and the building of the Mariinsky theatre until the crew were on hand worshipped. But success has a downside: in love artist not so lucky. She loved and suffered at the same time.
The creators of social advertising is always a difficult task: people must not only notice, but remember. Agree, some posters even after many years can not erase from his mind, and familiar things can't look different. If you had raised mainly such topics as the pollution of the planet with plastic and global warming, today there are campaigns about the dangers of a sedentary lifestyle, the effects of Smoking on animals due to the frequent forest fires, and even about the importance of home for human health.
In the mid-twentieth century about Elizabeth Taylor spoke almost everyone in the US and Europe. On the pages of Newspapers and on television screens daily discussed the personal life of Elizabeth, her movie roles and fees. It was called one of the most talented Actresses in the history of cinema, and the name of Elizabeth Taylor was synonymous with Hollywood because of the actress began the Golden age of American cinema. In this case, the image of the great film star was hiding a very strong and courageous woman who has overcome many difficulties in his life.
In the last years of her life the name of the most noble women in the world Duchess of Alba Caetani did not descend from pages of the media. Many openly mocked her 85-year-old lady married to a man who was younger than her 24 years! In an ostentatious outrageous Duchess and an acute headers somehow forgotten that this is not just a socialite, but a friend of Elizabeth II, a flamenco dancer, who managed to restore one of the most beautiful palaces of Madrid, just a woman who refused all titles and treasures for the sake of his happiness.
English writer Charlotte, Emily and Anne Bronte first published their famous novels under a male name. Because the authors of women in the society were discriminated against. Nearly 150 years later the same trick was already used our contemporary, author JK Rowling, as the publishers were convinced that teenage boys do not want to buy the book, which was written by a woman. The other ladies gave himself for men to go to war, to love sport, to build a career of a doctor or composer.
It is well Known that when you create a "Game of thrones" George Martin was inspired by the War of the roses, which split England in the fifteenth century, and most of the characters somehow resemble the local aristocrats of the time. For example, in 1483 Richard of York after the death of his brother Edward IV declared the claims of his nephews on the throne illegal and tried to seize the throne. Similarly, did Stannis Baratheon. But the images of some of the characters are inspired by people from other countries and eras, and they are where we dwell.
Hans Christian Andersen — one of the most famous writers and storytellers. But few people know that in life the Dane was very extravagant in almost everything, starting from the exterior through daily habits. Himself a children's writer, he did not consider, moreover, the project of the monument, which began to develop during his lifetime, and where Andersen had to be immortalized surrounded by children, he rejected. And shortly before his death he asked the composer to write a March for his funeral and to fit a baby step: the writer was sure that the little fans coming to his last journey.
You can Often hear the opinion that achieving success is much easier if you do what you love. Thus many, alas, are afraid to follow your dreams, especially as adults — when children's imaginations are broken under the weight of life's circumstances. However, the world is aware of cases when people managed at an early age to determine their own road, and thanks to them, then the fearless kids we all know about IKEA, Disney world and "Game of thrones". At the end of the article you will find a bonus: we'll show you how to remember your calling, and you might want to change something in life.
The Young girl was destined to become famous after death, when her face made an impression for the death mask. People were amazed by the beauty, tranquility and enigmatic smile of a young diva. When you look at the mask it is impossible to believe that she was removed from the lifeless man. Unfortunately, the girl's personality could not be established, so it was called "the Stranger from the Seine" (L Inconnue de la Seine), as it is in this river, near the Louvre, the body was found. Writers devoted to her line, the artists dreamed her way, and the researchers used it to create the dummy to practice techniques of artificial respiration.
There is a perception that women are more "multitasking" than men. This is not surprising because at the same time you have to be aware of various events and to fight against temptations. For example, under any pretext not to look in the fridge, if you come to the kitchen to drink a glass of water; one hundred times to think before to change her hairstyle and do not forget to follow closely the personal lives of famous bachelors to always know what else you can expect. And at the end of the article you will find a bonus, which is just 3 minutes will raise the mood for the whole day.
Richard Feynman was a renowned physicist of his generation, participated in the development of the atomic bomb in the 1940s and won the Nobel prize in 1965 for his work on quantum electrodynamics. His sense of humor knew no bounds. His autobiography, the author has called "surely You're joking, Mr. Feynman!" In addition to physics, the scientist was interested in chemistry, Microbiology, bongos, portraits, studied the written language of the Maya. Once he even broke into the safes of the Pentagon, picking the right code. Of course, with such a man was beloved wife Arlene. The lovers have been together since high school, however, a serious illness took the life of a young woman in 1945, at the age of just 25 years. Almost a year after the tragedy, Richard...
All children are able to see a story in everyday life. Unfortunately, with age most lose this ability. But there are those who like a little Antoine, who was quite an old bike, wire and a few sheets to collect the plane, and after decades can create your imaginary world. To find such adults is not easy, but there is one accurate test: show them the picture of the hat. If they can see it is not just a headdress and a boa who swallowed an elephant, then congratulations: you are an adult who has not forgotten that when he was a child.
"two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity. However, about the Universe I'm not sure," once said albert Einstein. I think the genius was just kidding? Perhaps, but sometimes the thought creeps in that the scientist is not at all exaggerated the scale of human wrongs. Moreover, the evidence need not go far, just look at any popular Internet community. For example, Reddit, where a user aspiringmaga appealed to the participants of the public to talk about the biggest fools that they ever met in life.
I entered the theatrical Institute at the age of 17 with the absolute feeling that the actors — these are special, very fine people, who every day are doing just great things and are always busy. They are sure very rich and never think of such trifles as "two of yogurt for the price of one" or how to Park for free in the center of Moscow. Now I'm 25, I work in a classy theatre and sometimes in films. Unknown actors a lot more than you think, and all have the same problem: "two of yogurt for the price of one," was not a trifle, but a very serious matter. But I think this is not a reason to be sad, because even though many actors and poor, is our work a lot of bonuses, I love them and will never give up on your boring and profitable profession.
Lena, 22, a native of Odessa and recently returned from China, where he worked as an English teacher. The girl is fond of cosplay: embody images of famous anime characters and movie stars, wants to travel the world. This active women there is one feature: since birth, she had no right hand. It is on my feature not laments and jokes and affectionately calls her one and a half hands "poltorashka". She wrote honest and positive thread on Twitter about what it's like to live with one arm, and instantly got hundreds of likes.