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Prince Felix Yusupov. This classy dude was rich as hell, and really, really, really ridiculously good looking. At times, he was a cross dresser and liked to hang out in bars. But most of the time, he was a gentleman. He was also the leader of the group who killed Grigori Rasputin, the holy man who was influencing the Czarina. Some say that he even was in some kind of relationship with Rasputin at one point, which is kind of interesting.

Prince Felix Felixovich Yusupov, Count Sumarokov-Elston was a Russian aristocrat, a prince and count, best known for participating in the assassination of Grigori Rasputin

Poet Mihai Eminescu, age 19, 1860

My Daguerreotype Boyfriend: Mihai Eminescu, age Somewhat unstable Romantic Romanian poet. Submitted by sehenswuerdigkeiten

Bosom Buddies: A Photo History of Male Affection | Click through for article || "Whether the men below were gay in the way our current culture understands that idea, or in the way that they themselves understood it, is unknowable. What we do know is that the men would not have thought their poses and body language had anything at all to do with that question. What you see in the photographs was common, not rare; the photos are not about sexuality, but intimacy."

Male Affection: A Photographic History Tour

Circa 1863, via US National Archives. That sheer blouse!!

Women of the Civil War Circa 1863 Titled Lady by Matthew Brady Source via US Natl Archives-another snazzy sheer blouse