Famous people have their own oddities and skeletons in their closets just like we do. Over the years, myths about famous people and their personalities have spread. For example, the ugliest woman in history appeared to be a rather pretty lady of strong character. Another strong woman, The Queen of the United Kingdom, loved her friend very much and requested to build a statue in his honor.
Bright Side has found some interesting stories about famous people’s lives, from members of Royal families to famous people who lived in the 20th century.
Countess Margarete Maultasch wasn’t the ugliest woman in the world.
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