Ep. 58 - Roxy-oxy-Oxenfree!!! - Roxelena, Hurrem Sultana

Well Behaved Women

12-01-2024 • 1 hr 13 mins

She started from the bottom, now she here!  Lauren has the tea this week on a woman who went from a tragically kidnapped/enslaved child to the Chief Consort and Legal Wife of the Ottoman Sultan, Suleiman the Magnificent!   That's quite the upgrade, how'd she pull it off?  Listen in to find out!

Image credits: Latin oil painting of Hurrem Sultan titled Rosa Solymanni Vxor (Rosa, Süleyman's Wife) (Roxelana), c. 1500-1558. Sourced from Wikimedia Commons.
Link: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Khourrem.jpg#filehistory