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Mata Hari, Dutch-born exotic dancer and German spy

May 12, 2014

Mata Hari (1876-1917), Dutch-born exotic dancer in Paris, who was executed as a German spy by firing squad at a military barracks to the east of Paris.
(postcard photo: unknown, Paris, 1905/06; published by Neue Photographische Gesellschaft (NPG), Berlin, 1906, no. 570/6)

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