Ball created this company because other companies that she worked for would not allow her to do the things that she wanted. Her company produced I Love Lucy and many other series that allowed her to perform more of her original ideas. “Ball not only starred in “I Love Lucy” but co-owned its production company, Desilu, with her husband Desi Arnaz.” With this company producing more television series earned her more attention and love from the crowds. Co-owning this company made her the first woman to lead a television production company.
From the age of eighteen, until her death twenty-two years later at age thirty-nine, Cleopatra VII was the ruler of Egypt. She fought with her estranged brother Ptolemy XIII’s advisers for many years and was forced to build up her own army. Cleopatra was up for the challenge. She was more than willing to present herself to many Roman rulers, such as Julius Caesar. These acts of hers characterized her reign and her attempt to keep her kingdom as an ally of Rome.
Nine years before, she learned of her future role and responded with the phrase “I will be good,” which she lived up to until her dying breath (Veldman et al.). During Victoria’s reign, she ruled under a constitutional monarchy, meaning that Queen Victoria had no real authority over government matters; however, she could influence and guide Parliament in her favor (“Victoria” The Royal Family). Queen Victoria is said to have been a good monarch, despite the disrespect the majority of Britain put on the royal family at the beginning of her reign (“Victorian Era: Information about Society & Daily Life”). Victoria came to rule “on the brink of a profound social and technological transformation,” which made Britain one of the wealthiest, and most populated, empires in the world (Felder 134). The Victorian Era, which was named after the British queen, was largely centered on the middle-class and the unjust regulations of the workers in society (Loftus).
Many know her for a Queen that supported her people, killing her cousin, and defeating the Spanish Armanda, but killing her cousin Mary was her most important contribution in history because Mary the Queen of Scots was also an important figure in history and you will know more about her when you read my friends essay...... @Brenna Riley Mayberry. Anyways back to Elizabeth, she never liked fighting and she still held the throne for 44 years! Forty four years is a lot and we are talking about 16,071 days of staying in power and keeping England in power through wars, political and religious
The First Lady adds another dynamic to the White House that is not there without her. They all have amazing stories, from becoming much needed companions to the president to bravely following their husbands. The White House website demonstrates this progression of the First Lady role through the years. Chapter 10 of We The People says that First Ladies are traditionally part of the more ceremonial aspects of presidency.
The Forgotten Pharaoh Throughout the centuries people have wondered what life was like in ancient times, and how ancient people lived and how they came up with many things we still use today. Many famous people in ancient times started movements to better understand the world around us. Some ancient peoples, like ancient pharaohs of Egypt, shaped and made countries what they are today and are a big part of that country 's history. For example, the pharaoh Tutankhamun was a lost part of ancient Egyptian history.
Princess Anastasia’s destiny was susceptible to suppositions allowing over 20 women to pretend and claim to be the heir of the Romanova family as Anastasia. The most distinguished imposter as Princess Anastasia was a woman named Anna Anderson (Franziska Schanzkowska), who in the beginning of the 1920’s, did everything in her power to prove herself as the rightful heir of Anastasia’s inheritance. However, the Anderson 's suit was overruled in 1970, and the mystery of the Grand Duchess Anastasia remained unfathomable. Anastasia’s ambiguous whereabouts was a stimulus for many books, plays, and films especially the animated film of 1997 's “Anastasia” produced by 20th Century Fox. This led to the just the beginning of more mysteries and theories that is to come in Anastasia’s
She comes to represent hope for the other districts of Panem, and her story becomes one that gains attention from both the government and President Snow the leader of Both the capitol and all of Panem itself. In the beginning Katniss does not want to become this symbol of hope, but when her sister was chosen at the reaping she had no other choice but to save her sister. After a series of trials, she gradually accepts her role in the games and quickly becomes loved by all of Panem. Her journey to become a hero follows a trend that is best represented when applied to Josephs Campbell’s Monomyth template. Throughout the course of this
Queen Victoria was a prolific writer, writing about 2,500 words every day during her adult life. Most of the dairy’s she wrote in were destroyed but 122 are still in good condition. Queen Victoria is known as the person that redefined Britain's monarchy. She is known for this because she help Britain become what it is now. At just 4ft 11in tall, Victoria was a towering presence as a symbol of her Empire.
She became a very well known leader, even though Charles still did not have full trust in her after her victory in overtaking the English army. After her success she continued to push Charles to hurry to Reims to be crowned. He and his advisors did not want to rush anything so they took their time on getting there and getting crowned. They finally entered Reims on July 18, 1429 and Charles was crowned Charles VII with Joan at his side.
When people think of the Hellenistic queen, Cleopatra VII, her name is typically associated with the title royalty. Royalty was always associated with Cleopatra because her family before her (Commire). After Cleopatra’s father passed, new rulers were going to replace them. Shortly after, Cleopatra VII and her brother married, because of the Ptolemic ways and customs (“Cleopatra VII Thea Philopator”). Cleopatra raised an army and made a promise to return to the powers of Egypt in 48 B.C.
His Mothers name was Nefertiti, she was a famous Queen in ancient Egypt. King Tuts father also had a second wife and her name was Kiya. She was a foreign princesse that became and remained as King Akhenaten second wife. www.KingTut.com king tut was born in Circa in 1341. King tut was the 12th king,in power from 1361 B.C to when he died in 1352 B.C at the age of 18.
Hatshepsut born in 1508 B.C. is one of the most important ancient rulers of Egypt and holds the reputation of being the first female Pharaoh of the nation. “However, she tried keeping the kingdom's tradition alive by sporting the look of a man, therefore making the civilians believe that the kingdom is still being governed by a male.” (http://www.thefamouspeople.com/profiles/hatshepsut-6121.php) Having ruled for a little more than twenty years, she introduced a lot of significant changes during her administration which paved the way for great economic development. One such important move was the improvement of connectivity amongst different places, which led to an increase in trade. Hatshepsut is also known for having initiated the construction
Livia was a part of the early times in ancient Rome. She may not have been as well known as the men during her time, but she still had a lasting impact on society. Livia Drusilla was the daughter of Livius Drusus Claudianus and Alfidia. Livia was also called Julia Augusta. Livia played a major role in the cult of the deified Augustus.
The discovery of the Americas introduced a new culture to a world dominated by the European style of life. The perception of Native Americans in the Colombian era varied greatly between people such as those who crafted Casta paintings which were too often racist and depicted Natives as savages and uncivilized. There were also those such as John White who saw the beauty in the simplistic nature based lifestyle of the native people. The various images crafted during the Columbian Exchange represent a biased perception of different cultures around the world and often attacks the cultures that aren't their own. Casta is a hierarchical system of racial classes used by Spanish elites.