Erwin Rommel probably has the best reputation among Those Wacky Nazisand the myth surrounding him also has its own Wikipedia article.
The two aren't incompatible.
See the list at the bottom of this post for links to the previous installments. From Nobody to Nightmare: Russian bard "Chancellor Gi" wrote a mocking song The plea of Jacques de Molay about said dead Templar worrying how he's going to be canonized, and remembering details such as his bastards and shifty way of his ascension to the chair.
Doubtless there were some who took their own lives. He crowned himself Emperor inand proceeded to rule Haiti with an iron fist. After a few days, they released her in front of her home, after they had stolen one of her kidneys!
Just like another infamous Arab dictatorhe plastered the capital with enormous posters of himself they were cheerfully torn down and burnt when the rebels captured the city.
On Pitcairn Island, Christian and his mutineers treated the Tahitian men like slaves, to the point where they eventually rebelled, resulting in a bloody massacre. Much like Jesse James above, Clyde Barrow and Bonnie Parker have been romanticized as dashing outlaw lovebirds to the point that it's easy to forget that their "flaunting of society's rules" left a lot of dead bodies in Muammar gaddafi a real life monster wake, both police and civilian.
This is also because many of the ideas about the Vietnamese e. In the court packing scheme for example, he drafted an executive order that would allow him to appoint additional Supreme Court judges to "assist" the many elderly judges on the court, which would essentially grant him control of the Supreme Court.
His repressive administration led to mass persecution of political dissidents who were either executed after torture or sent to The Gulagand it's estimated that more than a million lives were lost as a result of his direct policies with additional deaths caused by the gross incompetence of his administration.
George Washington is usually portrayed as a freedom fighter and a pillar of moral character who established that the president will step down in a peaceful transition of power after a brief rule.
Reportedly he gave a gift to his underlings of watches with his face on the dial. The essay below is the conclusion of the ninth part in a series by Takuan Seiyo. Young boys and so on.
The rest is incoherent blather. Ultimately, he might have died a Republican before living long enough to be a Dictator or Emperor.
He was widely rumoured to have taken refuge in the south of the country. Less known is the fact that Che oversaw the Revolutionary Tribunals in La Cabana that killed hundreds of peoplea fact which he admitted several times, without any shame or remorse whatsoever.
The leaders of the dynasty were Ismaili Imams and had a religious significance to Ismaili Muslims. Beware the Silly Ones: Gaddafi was wounded by grenade fragmentation, from a grenade thrown by one of his own men, that bounced off a wall and fell in front of Gaddafi, that shredded his flak jacket.
Advertisement Share or comment on this article: The core of any sensible grand strategy is to reduce the number of your enemies while increasing the number of your allies, and to end a conflict on favorable terms that do not give rise to future conflict.
The Fatimid dynasty finally ended in Not a cardboard villain, but not the cardboard angel of Ivanhoe and The Adventures of Robin Hood either.
What gets little attention is his deeply hypocritical position on slavery. While he could be seen as admirable and these portrayals deserve credit, they tend to overlook some of his shady foreign policy actions as president.
There are no characters, no twists, no subtle illuminations; indeed, there is precious little narrative. The Waffen-SS has been given similar upgrades to the Wehrmacht, albeit to a lesser extent.
Idris was sentenced to execution in absentia. One of the rooms holds little more than a double bed, lit by an orange lamp. Actually, when he became a leader, he suppressed all the military grades above colonel, rather than simply promote himself.
The day became a national holiday known as "Vengeance Day". Cicero's letters note that Brutus was a vicious moneylender who charged poor supplicants exorbitant interest, far more than other optimates. Fletcher Christian of the HMS Bounty mutiny is generally portrayed as a heroic, honorable man who stood up against Captain Bligh on behalf of the oppressed crew and ultimately led them to salvation and paradise on Pitcairn Island.
Gaddafi kept insisting that he could not step down because there was nothing to step down from. Was Othman's shirt made of cotton or nylon? By the time the massacre was completed, - defenseless civilians were dead. Less than a year later, the army was composed nearly entirely of press ganged "recruits.
But one woman — who was repeatedly raped by the despot over seven years from the age of 15 — has anonymously spoken of how he terrorised and abused her.Simply put, it's taking a well-known person from Real Life history and using this person as a character in a work.
This does mean any work of that kind, whether it's Historical Fiction, a Hollywood History story, or a well researched and accurate biopic of events. Needless to say, there isn't necessarily any similarity in personality between the real person and the character in the story.
Muammar Gaddafi was born in a tent near Qasr Abu Hadi, a rural area outside the town of Sirte in the deserts of western Libya.
His family came from a small, relatively un-influential tribal group called the Qadhadhfa,  who were Arabized Berber in heritage.
Succeeded by: Position abolished. Saadi Gaddafi, one of Muammar Gaddafi's surviving sons in exile in Niger, said through an attorney that he was "shocked and outraged by vicious brutality" toward his father and his brother, Mutassim Gaddafi, and that the killing showed that the new Libyan leadership could not be trusted to hold fair trials.
As a follow-up to Tuesday’s post about the majority-minority public schools in Oslo, the following brief account reports the latest statistics on the cultural enrichment of schools in Austria.
Vienna is the most fully enriched location, and seems to be in roughly the same situation as Oslo. Many thanks to Hermes for the translation from agronumericus.com Muammar Muhammad Abu Minyar al-Gaddafi (مُعَمَّر القَذَّافِيMuʿammar al-Qaḏḏāfī) (June 7, – 20 October ), commonly known as Muammar Gaddafi or Colonel Gaddafi, was Libya's autocratic ruler fromwhen he seized power in a bloodless military Real Life Villains Wiki is a FANDOM Lifestyle Community.
On the day he was led to the gallows, most of the young American soldiers guarding Saddam Hussein had tears in their eyes. They were sorry to see the death of the kindly old man that they'd come to see as a .Download