Cross-dressing is not a result of a new trend, not modern day individuality. It dates back centuries. Transvestitism allows people to express themselves on their inner awareness. I dare to cross dress is a list of 10 good people:
1. Joan Of Arch (1412-1431)
It asked the voice to lead an army to conquer heard a young girl during the war years. She dressed like a man’s head to cut her hair and fulfill this responsibility. Joan, managing heir to the French throne, and persuaded Charles led the French army to victory VII. Charles became king. When age, Joan arrested 19 years and have been subjected to trials for cross-dressing. He was burned at the stake, he said. However, justice prevailed and error that sense, Joan was honored as a Sunni and France Savior Catholic Church.
2. Isabelle Eberhardt (1877-1904)
Isabel was born in Switzerland in 1897, his family moved to North Africa. While growing up in an Arab society was to work out a different way to do what he wants. He adopted the name of Mahmoud Essadi has become an explorer. He worked as a spy during the Algerian uprising against the French. Later, disguised as a man, and finally he Qadiriyya called a ‘poor’ or ‘holy man entered a Sufi sect, which began on life.
3. Shi Pei-Pu (1938-2009)
The 26-year-old Shi Pei Pu was an admirer of the employee and Bernard Boursicot as a male opera singer. Boursicot give out the information and documents that the PM position was accused of serving the Communist Party. For 1982, Boursicot & PM accounts when the detective was arrested in Paris, was brought to light and Boursicot identity Shi, fear of disgrace will be revealed, tried Shi by his throat cut. Shi, however, survived.
4. Marina The Monk
Marina fifth century, was born in Lebanon. Marina had taken her father Marinos to join in a monastery and live like a boy then. However, after his father’s death, she was accused of impregnating a woman who lived nearby monastery. Instead of self-disclosure, he quietly bore the punishment to promote child. Marina, died at age 40, when he was discovered to be a woman in the end. Marina was once accused lured the girl to confess his lies.
Interesting stuffs: Marina was not the only one of its kind, women are often present themselves as men to sit in the religious life. Pope Joan was a woman rumored to have been hidden.
5. Charles D’eon (1728-1810)
A French diplomat and spy D’Eon, the relationships were sent to Russia in 1756 year to light between the two countries. And to the extent they had been noted for the acquisition of their responsibility. He found the maid of honor dress up as a woman myself and Russian Empresses. Since then, speculation began round about D’Eon’s sexuality. When that condition was being kept warm up London Stock Exchange. On D ‘Clip return, he was allowed by French King revealed that actually raise a woman as a person’ legacy ‘purpose in wearing it since she dresses. At any rate, after death, doctors D ‘clip, a woman was biologically revealed.
6. Deborah Samson (1760-1827)
During the American Revolutionary War, Samson himself was recruited using the name of his deceased brother. They fought bravely dressed as a man. Because when he was wounded in the battle he died from his fellow colleagues insisted he was afraid to leave the revelation of his true identity. His fellow soldiers, ignoring her wishes, she escaped from the hospital. He managed to pull the bullet from his thigh on his own. But on another occasion he was admitted in the hospital and discovered the secret. He was given an honorary discharge. After that, he went on speaking tours dressed in different uniforms, eventually married and had children.
7. Queen Christina of Sweden (1626-1689)
King her daughter wanted to be strong in, he was heir to the throne. So he decided to bring it up like a boy. They often become Christina’s favorite pastime since the bear hunt, which took it. Coroneted they were 18 years old, but she’s under constant pressure and the need to produce an heir, Queen Christina abdicated the throne after ten years from Sweden disguised as a man. He spent some time, often in the getup of a man. Christina are buried in St. Peter’s Basilica in Rome, one of two women.
8. Mary Read (1690 – 1721)
From his childhood, Read was brought in as a boy by his mother. At a very young age he joined the British army and the pirates that they came across during his service in the army. He joined a group of pirates and the attention of a female pirate Anne Bonnie managed to draw, was calling in her life, to the ‘pirating. It was everything changed Read, disguised as a man so she can imagine the disappointment of a poor Bonnie detected when reading about sex. At any rate, the legend he became the partner in life. In 1720, both were captured together and never to women accused of piracy.
Interesting stuffs: A story goes, that Read had once,
during a dual ripped open her shirt and managed to defeat her opponent
who had no clue that he was fighting a woman.
9. Francois De Choisy (1644-1724)
De Choisy by her mother, was made to dress as a girl of 18 years old. It is called, was Prince of his elder brother, King Louis was dressed like a girl D Choisy Princess Philip to be seen as a threat to XIV was the Playmate for Is. Even went to an adult, de Choisy women wearing long dresses because they could not get fond of men’s clothing. Soon, the circle which often become quite a fashion icon among women visited her for fashion advice and they even finished one impregnating them. In 1773, Francois de Choisy published his most famous book ‘Transvestite memoir.
10. Elagabu (204-222)
Although under the guidance of his aunt, Elagabu 14. young age I became Emperor of Rome was emperor, he preferred to dress like a woman. It is said that they found had removed all his body hair and wore makeup. He’s probably in his heart he had known as her husband, has set his chariot driver, Hierocles. Once, Elagabu he wanted to be a woman to a doctor and the doctor will pay money if I could only give them the desire was expressed that desire. Needless to say, not in the traditional Roman society Elagabu more than a popular king, because he was a priestess sworn losing the kind of early marriage. 18 years old, Elagabu, Caesar was assassinated.