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"ye olde cock tavern" on fleet street, london. originally opened its doors on the north side of the street in 1547. it has resided in this agonizingly adorable building since 1887, and was the preferred watering hole of such famous citizens as samuel pepys, alfred tennyson and charles dickens.

Ye Olde Cock Tavern on Fleet Street, London, originally opened its doors on the north side of the street in It has resided in building since and was the preferred watering hole of such famous citizens as Samuel Pepys, Charles Dickens, and Dr.

Queen Elizabeth II Serves As A Mechanic During World War 2

Princess Elizabeth (future Queen Elizabeth II) changing the wheel of an ambulance. Elizabeth joined the Women’s Auxiliary Territorial Service (WATS) in February and was trained as an ambulance driver. She also drove military trucks.

Mata Hari, circa 1907. On July 25, 1917, the Paris dancer was sentenced to death for spying for Germany during World War I. Her exotic and provocative routines brought her fame across Europe, and her lovers included military and political figures from France and Germany. (Gamma-Keystone/Getty)

Mata Hari, circa In 1917 the Paris dancer was sentenced to death for spying for Germany during World War I. Her exotic and provocative routines brought her fame across Europe, and her lovers included military and political figures from France and Germany.

Gamayun is a prophetic bird of Russian folklore. It is a symbol of wisdom and knowledge and lives on an island in the east, close to paradise. This legendary creature has the body of a bird and the head of a beautiful woman, being quite similar to the Phoenix and being immortal. The Russian folklore compares it to the three prophetic birds, joining Alkonost and Sirin.

Gamayun is a prophetic bird of Russian folklore. It is a symbol of wisdom and knowledge and lives on an island in the east, close to paradise. This legendary creature has the body of a bird and the head of a beautiful woman, being quite similar to the Pho