Born as Mariia Valeryevna Butina in the Siberian city of Barnaul on 10 November 1988, Maria Butina grew up in the Siberian Taiga, where was introduced to gu ...
Described as the flamed-haired beauty of Russia, Anna Vasilyevna Chapman was born as Anna Vasil’yevna Kushchyenko in Volograd , former Stalingrad, on 23 Feb ...
Ana Belen Montes, a woman of 44, was arrested by FBI, just 10 days after the shocking attacks of 9/11, though she had nothing to do with the terrorist strikes.
Born in Uxbridge, Middlesex on 22 February 1942, Christine Margaret Keeler was born to Julie Ellen Payne and her husband Colin Keeler, who abandoned the fam ...
Violette Szabo, the second child of five and the only daughter of Charles George Bushell and Reine Blanche Leroy, was born as Violette Reine Elizabeth Bushe ...
Born on the New Years Day 1914 in Moscow, Noor-un-Nisa Inayat Khan was a direct descendant of Tipu Sultan.
Nancy Wake was known as the White Mouse to the Gestapo for the way she deftly avoided their traps. Born as Nancy Grace Augusta Wake, on 30 August 1912 in Ro ...
Amy Elizabeth ‘Betty’ Thorpe was born on 22 November 1910 in Minneapolis to Colonel George C Thorpe and Minnesota state senator Cora Wells.
Born on 6 April 1906 in Baltimore, Maryland to Virginia Hammel and Edwin Lee Hall, the life of Virginia Hall Gollot is far from fiction.
Lise de Baissac, the third of three children of a French family in Mauritius of British nationality, was born on 11 May 1905. The family moved to Paris in 1919.
Born in Amiens, France on 28 April 1912, Odette Marie Celine Brailly lost her father, when she was only six. Her father, Gaston Brailly was killed in Verdun.
Born in or near Warsaw in Poland on 1 May 1908, the daughter of a wealthy assimilated Jewish family, subsequently became famous as Christine Ganville.
Born as Freda Josephine (Baker) McDonald on 3 June 1906 in St Louis, Missouri, Josephine Baker spent most of her childhood in poverty.
Born on 28 October 1892, in Westrozebeke, a remote village in the Belgian province of West Flanders, Marthe Mathilde Cnockaert was one of five children of ...
Better known by her alias Mata Hari, Margaretha Zelle was one of the most interesting women of her time, with one of the most intriguing story lines.