World War II

April 30

April 30, 2002: On this day, Wine and War: The French, the Nazis, and the Battle for France's Greatest Treasure was published. During World War II one of the most desired treasures by the […]

September 6

September 6, 1940: Baron Philippe de Rothschild, professional racer and one of the world's most prolific wine producers and grape growers, had his French citizenship revoked for attempting to escape France without permission from […]

October 29

October 29, 1969: On this day, Golden Globe winning movie The Secret of Santa Vittoria was released. The film, directed by Stanley Kramer, is about a vineyard town named Santa Vittoria, which hid a […]


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