Annette Kellerman was a swimmer from Australia who rose to stardom for her speed and grace, but also changed the world of swimsuits. She once performed in front of England's Royal family, thanks to some clever underwear re-engineering.
Here's two more underwear stories that aren't in the the book I See Lincoln's Underpants (which is now available!)
First Benedict Arnold betrays the American Army but gets caught thanks to something hiding in someone's underwear.
Also When NASA planned to get someone to the moon, they needed a...
The last installment of The Underwear Chronicles - to celebrate the release of I See Lincoln's Underpants now available from booksellers!
Al Capone grew up somewhere in the middle of a big family. Hand me downs were a way of life, so it makes sense that as an adult he was eager to have not just...