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Winston Churchill personally intervened to spare Chanel – a friend from before the war – arrest and trial, despite the fact she was on French resistance "death rosters" as a collaborator. She instead fled to Switzerland, only to return in 1954 to resurrect her reputation and reinvented the House of Chanel.  She is one of numerous esteemed French artists who collaborated with the Nazis – including Maurice Chevalier, Jean Cocteau, Sacha Guitry and Edith Piaf.

Winston Churchill personally intervened to spare Chanel – a friend from before the war – arrest and trial, despite the fact she was on French resistance "death rosters" as a collaborator. She instead fled to Switzerland, only to return in 1954 to resurrect her reputation and reinvented the House of Chanel. She is one of numerous esteemed French artists who collaborated with the Nazis – including Maurice Chevalier, Jean Cocteau, Sacha Guitry and Edith Piaf.

Henri Fragman sadly murdered in the gas chamber in Auschwitz on August 21, 1942 at age 5. Cutest smile on a Jewish boy. <3 <3 <3

Henri Fragman Birth year: 1937 Gender: Male child Nationality: French Background: Jewish Death: August 1942 Cause: Murdered in Auschwitz (buried in Auschwitz Death Camp) Age: 5 years

The real Anastasia Romanov, left, was 17 when she was executed in 1918 so that the Bolsheviks could ensure there was no resurgence of the Royals in Russia. Anna Anderson, right, claimed to be her in 1920- a famous case of 'identity theft'. She convinced some and even tried to cash in. She stuck to her story till her death in 1984! But the discovery of DNA changed cases like this. By 2009 the royal graves had been found and DNA tests exposed a decades old lie.

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The real Anastasia Romanov, left, was 17 when she was executed in 1918 so that the Bolsheviks could ensure there was no resurgence of the Royals in Russia. Anna Anderson, right, claimed to be her in a famous case of 'identity theft'. She convinced s

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Coco Chanel, 1920    Bientôt, elle ose pousser la chansonnette. Au beuglant de La Rotonde, face à ces officiers du 10e régiment de chasseurs à cheval venus chahuter la gommeuse à la voix aussi frêle que sa taille, «tout engagée dans la guerre de plaire» (Edmonde Charles-Roux). Gracieuse, avec sa lourde chevelure sombre comme son regard, ses seins sveltes qui marqueront son style et ses jambes maigres de garçon, elle devient bientôt la favorite de ces messieurs.

Coco Chanel, 1920 Bientôt, elle ose pousser la chansonnette. Au beuglant de La Rotonde, face à ces officiers du 10e régiment de chasseurs à cheval venus chahuter la gommeuse à la voix aussi frêle que sa taille, «tout engagée dans la guerre de plaire» (Edmonde Charles-Roux). Gracieuse, avec sa lourde chevelure sombre comme son regard, ses seins sveltes qui marqueront son style et ses jambes maigres de garçon, elle devient bientôt la favorite de ces messieurs.

Hannie Schaft monument te Haarlem. Links de kunstenares Truus Menger-Oversteegen die samen met haar zus Freddy en Hannie Schaft gewapend verzet pleegde in de omgeving van Haarlem. https://www.vn.nl/Archief/Samenleving/Artikel-Samenleving/Hoe-het-meisje-met-het-rode-haar-werd-verraden-1.htm

Hannie Schaft monument te Haarlem. Links de kunstenares Truus Menger-Oversteegen die samen met haar zus Freddy en Hannie Schaft gewapend verzet pleegde in de omgeving van Haarlem. https://www.vn.nl/Archief/Samenleving/Artikel-Samenleving/Hoe-het-meisje-met-het-rode-haar-werd-verraden-1.htm

Eva Kor is a Holocaust survivor and victim of Dr. Josef Mengele’s medical experiments on twins at Auschwitz. Mengele was given the name “Angel of Death,” because of his position as a SS physician in charge of selecting which new prisoners of the camp would be killed or selected for forced labor. Kor and her sister launched a search for other twins who survived Mengele’s experiments and located 122 individual survivors. She founded C.A.N.D.L.E.S. #Holocaust museum in Indiana.

Eva Kor is a Holocaust survivor and victim of Dr. Josef Mengele’s medical experiments on twins at Auschwitz. Mengele was given the name “Angel of Death,”

"Dr. Karl Franz Gebhardt was a brigadier general of the Waffen-SS, childhood friend of Himmler, and a practitioner of experiments on concentration camp inmates.  Gebhardt infected prisoners  to prove early sulfonamides did not work on gas gangrene. He also tried to transplant limbs of prisoners to German war wounded. After the war, Gebhardt was sentenced to death and hanged in 1948."

Karl Franz Gebhardt was a brigadier general of the Waffen-SS, childhood friend of Himmler, and a practitioner of experiments on concentration camp inmates. After the war, Gebhardt was sentenced to death and hanged in

Ines de la Fressange

Chanel Campaign Couture FW - Ines de la Fressange, and Others by Karl Lagerfeld

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