25 min

Historical True Crime: The Bullet-Proof Baroness of New Orleans Yesterday's News

    • History

The humid, cobbled streets of New Orleans’ French Quarter have their fair share of shadowy stories, but none are as notorious as that of Micaela Almonester, the beautiful Baroness de Pontalba. This Creole blueblood’s life was filled with decadent balls, palatial estates, and one infamous crime.

Plug in your headphones and learn all about New Orleans' "Bullet-Proof Baroness" but take care: It doesn’t get more Southern Gothic than this.

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The humid, cobbled streets of New Orleans’ French Quarter have their fair share of shadowy stories, but none are as notorious as that of Micaela Almonester, the beautiful Baroness de Pontalba. This Creole blueblood’s life was filled with decadent balls, palatial estates, and one infamous crime.

Plug in your headphones and learn all about New Orleans' "Bullet-Proof Baroness" but take care: It doesn’t get more Southern Gothic than this.

This podcast is brought to you by Factinate.com. Visit the site here: https://www.factinate.com/Read more about Micaela Almonester in our article: https://www.factinate.com/people/facts-micaela-almonester/

Look at dumb historical memes on our Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/yesterdaysnewspodcast/

Join our Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/192592732881383

Get in touch by emailing yesterdaysnews@factinate.com 

And if you like what you hear, tell your friends about the show and give us a review on Apple Podcasts!
See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

25 min