Margaretha Geertruida "Margreet" Zelle (Mata Hari) better known by the stage name Mata Hari, was a Dutch exotic dancer, courtesan, and accused spy who was executed by firing squad in France under charges of espionage for Germany during World War I.
Mata Hari was an exotic dancer and courtesan who was arrested by the French and executed for espionage during World War I. After her death, her stage name, "Mata Hari," became synonymous with spying and espionage.
American Actress Tallulah Bankhead in the London stage production of The Dancers wearing a buckskin dress and a feathered headdress. Her most famous scene was one in which she performed an Indian dance costumed in feathers and jewels.