Martin Luther, the father of the Protestant Reformation, looking quite sexy in this painting. Luther was famous for his nailing of the 95 Theses to the church in Wittenburg and, of course, the Diet of Worms at which he allegedly exclaimed: ” I cannot and will not recant, for to go against conscience is neither right nor safe. Here I stand, I can do no other, so help me God. Amen.” How’s that for badass? He also married Katharina Van Bora, who was a runaway nun and was also extremely awesome.

Martin Luther, the father of the Protestant Reformation, looking quite sexy in this painting. Luther was famous for his nailing of the 95 Theses to the church in Wittenburg and, of course, the Diet of Worms at which he allegedly exclaimed: ” I cannot and will not recant, for to go against conscience is neither right nor safe. Here I stand, I can do no other, so help me God. Amen.” How’s that for badass? He also married Katharina Van Bora, who was a runaway nun and was also extremely awesome.

  1. stealing-fat reblogged this from fuckyeahhistorycrushes
  2. carvalhorafaella reblogged this from fuckyeahhistorycrushes
  3. alliegreenleaf reblogged this from fuckyeahhistorycrushes
  4. notlikethetiger reblogged this from fuckyeahhistorycrushes
  5. history-hill reblogged this from fuckyeahhistorycrushes
  6. hrollvekjandi reblogged this from fuckyeahhistorycrushes and added:
    Don’t get me started on Katharina Van Bora. He helped her escape, tried finding her and the others husbands. He found...
  7. womanspookingg reblogged this from stealingsailboats and added:
    he was also a total anti-semite and probably schizophrenic! what a catch!
  8. stealingsailboats reblogged this from drughabits
  9. drughabits reblogged this from fuckyeahhistorycrushes and added:
    not that I find him in any way attractive but Martin Luther fucking rules.
  10. cosmiccelery reblogged this from fuckyeahhistorycrushes and added:
    I am supposedly related to Martin Luther. I have a feeling he’d be vastly disappointed in me. Also, fun fact: He didn’t...
  11. blueboxoftimeandspace reblogged this from fuckyeahhistorycrushes
  12. purplecelery reblogged this from fuckyeahhistorycrushes
  13. jesuisuneetoile reblogged this from fuckyeahhistorycrushes
  14. spookyhistorybunny reblogged this from fuckyeahhistorycrushes
  15. if-life-takes-me-far-away reblogged this from fuckyeahhistorycrushes
  16. ballsohardchandra reblogged this from fuckyeahhistorycrushes
  17. oceansburn reblogged this from fuckyeahhistorycrushes
  18. entheosasm reblogged this from fuckyeahhistorycrushes
  19. kaputmedusa reblogged this from fuckyeahhistorycrushes
  20. dreamwanderlust reblogged this from fuckyeahhistorycrushes
  21. timesforgotten reblogged this from fuckyeahhistorycrushes
  22. elephantgrrrl reblogged this from fuckyeahhistorycrushes and added:
    So I laughed pretty hard at the latest addition to the fuckyeahhistorycrushes tumblr (which I follow because of course)....