Charming woman Mata Hari

Mata Hari was born on August 7, 1876 in the city of Leeuwarden in the north of Holland. Her real name was Margaret Gertrude Celle. The alias Mata Hari means "the eye of the morning dawn." During the period of theatrical performances, Mata was so beautiful and elegant that the public could not take their eyes off her.


With her oriental dances, she shocked many. One of the famous numbers was "Fire Dance". Once a dancer said: "I owe my success not to the art of dance, but to the fact that she was the first to dare to throw off her clothes." Mata danced in Madrid, Monte Carlo, Berlin. Everywhere her performances were successful.


Her earnings were very high. But Mata was a squander, so her lenders constantly visited her house. She was the mistress of famous people, officials, princes, academics and many others. Her real love was Russian pilot Maslov. But they were never destined to be together.


In a wonderful life, everything changed when World War I began. Fewer fans appeared on performances, Mata Hari began to earn less. She was offered to work as a spy.Her charming appearance, she was able to obtain all the necessary information.