How to use Christina in a sentence
The story of his disgust when he found that Queen Christina devoted some time every day to the study of Greek under the tuition of Vossius is at least true in substance.'
In the political interests which these contests involved he took no part; his favourite disciple, the princess Elizabeth, was the daughter of the banished king, against whom he had served in Bohemia; and Queen Christina, his second royal follower, was the daughter of Gustavus Adolphus.
Queen Christina was not yet twenty, and took a lively if a somewhat whimsical interest in literary and philosophical culture.
It began with a long letter on love in all its aspects (February 1647), 1 a topic suggested by Chanut, who had been discussing it with the queen; and this was soon followed by another to Christina herself on the chief good.
Christina (martyred by drowning in the lake, according to the legend, in 278) which dates from the 11th century and contains some frescoes, perhaps of the school of Giotto.Advertisement
Such were Christina Ebner of Engelthal near Nuremberg, and Margaretha Ebner of Medingen in Swabia.
Christina of Sweden lived there for years, and the gallery is still to be seen where in 1657 she caused her secretary Monaldeschi to be put to death.
At Carlisle there was published a bull excommunicating Bruce; and Elizabeth his wife, Marjorie his daughter, and Christina his sister, were captured in a sanctuary at Tain, while three of his brothers were executed.
On the death of that king in 1885, Sagasta became premier with the assent of Canovas, who suspended party hostility in the early days of the regency of Queen Christina.
Still, Sagasta held on long enough to witness the surrender of the regency by Queen Christina into the hands of her son, Alfonso XIII., in May 1902.Advertisement
Christina (discovered with its subterranean church in 1880-81) belongs to A.D.
In 1667 he returned to Messina, but in 1674 was obliged to retire to Rome, where he lived under the protection of Christina, queen of Sweden, and died on the 31st of December 1679.
On the 29th of November 187.9 he married a princess of Austria, Maria Christina, daughter of the Archduke Charles Ferdinand.
Christina assumed the sceptre in her eighteenth year (Dec. 8, 1644).
The chancellor, at home, took his son's part, while Salvius was warmly supported by Christina, who privately assured him of her exclusive favour and encouraged him to hold his own.Advertisement
The longer Christina ruled, the more anxious for the future fate of her empire grew the men who had helped to build it up. Yet she gave fresh privileges to the towns; she encouraged trade and manufactures, especially the mining industries of the Dales; in 1649 she issued the first school ordinance for the whole kingdom; she encouraged foreign scholars to settle in Sweden; and native science and literature, under her liberal encouragement, flourished as they had never flourished before.
Wearied of their importunities, yet revolting at the idea of submission to any member of the opposite sex, Christina settled the difficulty by appointing Charles her successor, and at the Riksdag of 1650 the Swedish crown was declared hereditary in Charles and his heirs male.
In the summer of 1651 Christina was, with difficulty, persuaded to reconsider her resolution to abdicate, but three years later the nation had become convinced that her abdication was highly desirable, and the solemn act took place on the 6th of July 1654 at the castle of Upsala, in the presence of the estates and the great dignitaries of the realm.
Signs are also not wanting that Christina was growing weary of the cares of government; while the importunity of the senate and Riksdag on the question of her marriage was a constant source of irritation.
There were many causes of quarrel between the two ambitious young monarchs, but the detention at Copenhagen in 1563 of a splendid matrimonial embassy on its way to Germany, to negotiate a match between Eric and Christina of Hesse, which King Frederick for political reasons was determined to prevent, precipitated hostilities.Advertisement
Realizing his folly he abdicated on the 6th of December 1796, and retired to Sardinia, That princess, in spite of her French origin, resisted the attempts of France, then dominated by Cardinal Richelieu, to govern Savoy, but her quarrels with her brothers-in-law led to civil war, in which the latter obtained the help of Spain, and Christina that of France.
It was supposed that he would marry the queen regnant, Christina, but her unsurmountable objection to wedlock put an end to these anticipations, and to compensate her cousin for a broken half-promise she declared him (1649) her successor, despite the opposition of the senate headed by the venerable Axel Oxenstjerna.
He therefore withdrew to the isle of Oland till the abdication of Christina (June 5, 1654) called him to the throne.
In 1638 Peter Minuit on hehalf of this company established a settlement at what is now Wilmington, naming it, in honour of the infant queen Christina, Christinaham, and naming the entire territory, bought by Minuit from the Minquas Indians and extending indefinitely westward from the Delaware river between Bombay Hook and the mouth of the Schuylkill river, " New Sweden."
In retaliation, Stuyvesant, in 1655, with seven vessels and as many hundred men, recaptured the fort and also captured Fort Christina (Wilmington).Advertisement
He soon became virtually a dictator, as Queen Christina took offence at his popularity and resigned, leaving the kingdom very soon afterwards.
The advanced Progressists coalesced with the partisans of the ex-regent Christina to promote pronunciamientos in Barcelona and many cities.
His declining years were darkened by ill-health and by the death, in 1876, of his wife (Christina Groh), an Englishwoman whom he had married in 1865.
After a careful education, completed by the usual grand tour, Magnus learned the art of war under Gustavus Horn, and during the reign of Christina (1644-16J4), whose prime favourite he became, though the liaison was innocent enough, he was raised to the highest offices in the state and loaded with distinctions.
He bought the books and manuscripts of Queen Christina of Sweden for the Vatican library.
In 1833 he took part in Mazzini's abortive attempt to invade Savoy, and in 1835 he went to Spain to serve in Queen Christina's army against the Carlists.
On the death of his first wife he wedded, in 1619, Christina Lubomirska.
Four years after her death the king privately wedded a handsome young gentlewoman, Christina Munk, by whom he had twelve children, - a connexion which was to be disastrous to Denmark.
In the course of 1628 he discovered a scandalous intrigue of his wife, Christina Munk, with one of his German officers; and when he put her away she endeavoured to cover up her own disgrace by conniving at an intrigue between Vibeke Kruse, one of her discharged maids, and the king.
In January 1630 the rupture became final, and Christina retired to her estates in Jutland.
Vibeke's children were of course the natural enemies of the children of Christina Munk, and the hatred of the two families was not without influence on the future history of Denmark.
The Order of Elizabeth Theresa, also a military order for officers, was founded in 1750 by the will of Elizabeth Christina, widow of the emperor Charles VI.
After his fourth marriage in 1829 with Maria Christina of Naples, he was persuaded by his wife to set aside the law of succession of Philip V., which gave a preference to all the males of the family in Spain over the females.
The Franciscan establishment gives its name to the Graabradretor y or Grey Friars' market; and St Clara's Monastery, the largest of all, which was founded by Queen Christina, is still commemorated by the Klareboder or Clara buildings, near the present post-office.
On the 31st of May 1906 he married Princess Victoria Eugenie Julia Ena Maria Christina of Battenberg, niece of Edward VII.
Among prose writers should be mentioned the grammarian Peder Syv,5 (1631-1702); Bishop Erik Pontoppidan (1616-1678), whose Grammatica Danica, published in 1668, is the first systematic analysis of the language; Birgitta Thott (1610-1662), a lady who translated Seneca (1658); and Leonora Christina Ulfeld, daughter of Christian IV., who has left a touching account of her long imprisonment in her Jammersminde.
By his first wife Marie, daughter of the elector palatine Louis VI., he had six children, of whom only one daughter, Catherine, survived; by his second wife, Christina, daughter of Adolphus, duke of Holstein-Gottorp, he had five children, including Gustavus Adolphus and Charles Philip, duke of Finland.
In the following year he married, in obedience to the king's orders, the princess Elizabeth Christina, daughter of the duke of Brunswick-Bevern.
Although the pontificate of Innocent witnessed the conversion of many Protestant princes, the most notable being Queen Christina of Sweden, the papacy had nevertheless suffered a perceptible decline in prestige; it counted for little in the negotiations at Minster, and its solemn protest against the peace of Westphalia was entirely ignored.
Later in the autumn, and perhaps in consequence, Whitelocke was despatched on a mission to Christina, queen of Sweden, to conclude a treaty of alliance and assure the freedom of the Sound.
In his Lux in tenebris he published the visions of Kotterus, Dabricius and Christina Poniatovia.
In 1652 Christina of Sweden invited him to Stockholm, where he studied the Arabian manuscripts in the queen's possession.
By Christina he had four sons and five daughters, and according to his directions the landgraviate was partitioned at his death between his sons.
The jealousy of France and the impatience of Queen Christina were the chief causes of the inadequacy of her final recompense.
Very careful statesmanship might mean permanent dominion on the Baltic shore, but there was not much margin Christina, for blundering.
Christina's extravagance was financial.
The French philosopher Descartes, who died at Christina's court at Stockholm in 1650, found his chief, though posthumous, disciple in Andreas Rydelius (1671-1738), bishop of Lund, who was the master of Dalin, and thus connects us with the next epoch.
By publishing her marriage, Maria Christina would have forfeited the regency; but her relations with Munoz were perfectly well known.
In August 1610 he married Christina van Erp, an 1 Kaspar van Baerle (1584-1648), professor of rhetoric at Amsterdam, and famous as a Latin poet.
She was the eldest daughter of Ferdinand VII., king of Spain, and of his fourth wife, Maria Christina, a Neapolitan Bourbon, who became queen-regent on 29th September 1833, when her daughter, at the age of three years, was proclaimed on the death of the king.
After the Carlist war the queen-regent, Christina, resigned to make way for Espartero, the most successful and most popular general of the Isabelline armies, who only remained regent, two years.
In 1638 fifty colonists landed on the western bank of the Delaware and built Fort Christina on the site of the modern Wilmington.
But Sture's widow, Dame Christina Gyllenstjerna, still held out stoutly at Stockholm, and the peasantry of central Sweden, stimulated by her patriotism, flew to arms, defeated the Danish invaders at Balundsas (March 19th), and were only with the utmost difficulty finally defeated at the bloody battle of Upsala (Good Friday, April 6th).
In May the Danish fleet arrived, and Stockholm was invested by land and sea; but Dame Christina resisted valiantly for four months longer, and took care, when she surrendered on the 7th of September, to exact beforehand an amnesty of the most explicit and absolute character.
Dame Christina and many other noble Swedish ladies were sent prisoners to Denmark.
Therezina was founded in 1852, its site being originally called Chapada de Corisco, and was named in honour of the empress, Dona Thereza Christina.
The only railway of the state, the Dona Thereza Christina, runs from Laguna, at the mouth of a lagoon of that name on the southern coast, northward to the port of Imbituba (about 4 m.) and thence westward up the valley of the Rio Tubarao to the coal fields of that name (69 m.).
A few years later Sagasta again made him finance minister under the regency of Queen Christina, but had to sacrifice him when public opinion very clearly pronounced against his too radical financial reforms and his severity in collection of taxes.
When the abdication of Christina of Sweden caused a quarrel between Charles Gustavus of Sweden and John Casimir of Poland, by which the emperor and the elector of Brandenburg hoped to profit, Mazarin (August 15, 1658) leagued the Rhine princes against them; while at the same time the substitution of Pope Alexander VII.
In the following year Samuel Bochart, being invited by Queen Christina to her court at Stockholm, took his friend Huet with him.
Galileo's answer, written, as he said himself, currente calamo, was an exposition of a formal theory as to the relations of physical science to Holy Writ, still further developed in an elaborate apology addressed by him in the following year (1614) to Christina of Lorraine, dowager grand-duchess of Tuscany.
This revival of Church and monastic influence began during the reign of Alphonso XII., 1877-1885, and considerably increased afterwards under the regency of Queen Christina, during the long minority of Alphonse XIII., the godson of Pope Leo XIII.
The with Maria Christina of Naples he had two daughters.
Maria Christina had the support of the army, and the control of the machinery of government; while the mass of the people passively submitted to the powers that were, while as far as possible eluding their orders.
Though the measure was in itself repugnant to Maria Christina, the pressing needs of her government compelled her to consent when Juan Alvarez y Mendizabal (1790-1853), a minister of Jewish descent, forced on.
Barely seventeen months after the death of his first wife, the king listened to the advice of Canovas and married, in November 1879, the Austrian archduchess Maria Christina of Habsburg.
Doa Maria Christina calmly presided over this solemn council, listening to the advice of Marshal Campos, always consulted in every great crisis; of Captain-General Pavia, who answered for the loyalty of the capital and of its garrison; of the duke de Sexto, the chief of the household; of Marshal Blanco, the chief of the military household; and of all the members of the cabinet and the presidents of the Senate and Congress assembled in the presence of the queen, the ex-queen Isabella, and the Infanta Isabella.
Sagasta was summoned to El Pardo, and the result of his interview with the queeai-regent, Canovas and the generals, was the understanding ever afterwards known as the pact of El Pardo, the corner-stone of the whole policy of the regency, and of the two great statesmen who so long led the great dynastic parties and the governments of Doa Christina.
Doa Christina, apart from the dictates of gratitude towards the head of her Church for the kindness shown to her son and government, was a zealous Catholic. She proved all thfough her regency that she not only relied upon the support of the Vatican and of the prelates, but that she was determined to favor the Church and the religious foundations in every possible way.
General Marina and several other officers were condemned to death by court martial, but Queen Christina commuted the sentence into penal servitude, and the ministers of war and marine retired from the cabinet in consequence.
Queen Christina on this occasion acted exactly as she henceforth did in all ministerial crises.
The turning-point of his career was his separation from his wife, the archduchess Christina of Austria, in 1599, an event followed by his own abdication the same year, in order that he might take orders.
The southern or Mendana group consists of the islands Fatuhiva or Magdalena, Motane or San Pedro, Tahuata or Santa Christina and Hivaoa or Dominica, the last with a coast-line of more than 60 m.
He appeared before them holding in his arms his only child and heiress, the little princess Christina, then in her fourth year, and tenderly committed her to the care of his loyal and devoted people.
By his wife, Marie Eleonora, a sister of the elector of Brandenburg, whom he married in 1620, Gustavus Adolphus had one daughter, Christina, who succeeded him on the throne of Sweden.
With the death, in 1716, of Christina Malatesta, the wife of Niccolo Boldu, the Rimini branch of the family became extinct.
After the death of King Alphonso, Campos steadily supported the regency of Queen Christina, and held high commands, though declining to take office.
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I soon learned why Christina (the previous gapper) had left a note saying leave hangman as a last resort.
American guitar virtuoso Duck Baker is followed by Canadian acts Christina Smith & Jean Hewson, then Dan McKinnon.
Her 'A' list clients include Nicole Kidman, Jody Foster and Christina Applegate.
Famous faces such as Diana Ross, Christina Aguilera, Dita von Teese, Deborah Harry and Boy George have all been official spokespersons for the brand.
Christina Gowns not only offers prom dresses at $99.00 or less, but they also offer a variety of looks for different occasions, like that of Homecoming.
Renee Zellweger wore her style when she wed Kenney Chesney, and more recently, Christina Hendricks donned a Herrera gown for her nuptials.
Although she found moderate musical success, she could not compete with contemporaries Britney Spears and Christina Aguilera.
Other applicants included Justin Timberlake, Britney Spears, and Christina Aguilera.
I also had to move from our simple life in Texas to LA, so I can relate to how Christina felt.
Christina Applegate was born in the center of the entertainment world, Hollywood, California, on November 25, 1971.
He wasn't the only future music celebrity in the group of kids - with Britney Spears, Christina Aguilera and JC Chasez all part of the talented cast.
Former Mickey Mouse Club star Christina Aguilera was born in New York on December 18, 1980.
Christina Ricci was born on February 12, 1980.
Christina's manager introduced the two in 2002.
Christina announced on The Ellen DeGeneres Show they keep their marriage alive with "Naked Sundays" where the two cook, eat and lounge around naked.
Actress Christina Ricci suffered from anorexia during her teen years, as did actress Justine Bateman and former Spice Girl Geri Halliwell.
Christina Aguilera, Justin Timberlake, Gwen Stefani and Scarlett Johansson will most definitely be around.
No announcement yet on the name or gender of the baby…although Christina's baby shower did feature the color blue.
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Jason Bateman gained attention again when he played brother to Thomas Jane's character in the 2002 comedy The Sweetest Thing, opposite Cameron Diaz and Christina Applegate.
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This is Mariah's second marriage - she and first husband Tommy Mottola divorced in 1998 - and Nick's first, although he was engaged twice before to Christina Millian and model Selita Ebanks.
We first knew her as the infamous Kelly Bundy, but Christina Applegate has come a long way since her sitcom days.
Christina Applegate was born on November 21, 1971 in Hollywood, California.
Christina Applegate has been diagnosed with early stage breast cancer.
Applegate's mother, Nancy Priddy, began her battle with the disease when Christina was just seven years old, making a full recovery after undergoing a partial mastectomy.
The past year has had its share of good and bad for Christina Applegate.
Actress Christina Applegate, star of Samantha Who?, announced in the summer of 2008 that she had been diagnosed with breast cancer.
In 2011, Christina Aguilera was tapped for one of the most visible singing jobs out there - performing the Star Spangled Banner at the Super Bowl.
Christina Hendricks plays Joan Holloway-Harris, a former office manager who returns to the agency after facing financial difficulties with her husband.
She was also the subject of her daughter Christina's scathing book Mommie Dearest that chronicled the stormy and often violent relationship the two women shared.
Mirroring her most famous role as Joan Holloway on Mad Men, actress Christina Hendricks appears to be a throwback to a different time when women weren't encouraged to be extremely thin, and they were honored more for being themselves.
Christina Rene Hendricks was born in Knoxville, Tennessee, on May 3, 1975, and holds dual citizenship in Britain and the United States due to her father being British.
Actress Christina Hendricks may have originally achieved notoriety because of her stunning curvaceous body, but through her acting talents she's proven that she's more than just someone to look at.
Actor Christina Applegate is best known for her role as Kelly Bundy on the sitcom Married… With Children.
Actress Christina Hendricks in Mad Men shows off exactly how enticing some of the sexy 1960s clothes could look on a curvy woman if she knew how to dress to show off her figure.
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Celebrities who have been the face of Versace include Madonna, Tina Turner, Jon Bon Jovi, Demi Moore, Britney Spears, Christina Aguilera, and most recently -- Halle Berry.
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Scarlett's platinum blonde curls are reminiscent of old-style Hollywood glamour, a style that Christina Aguilera has been seen with recently, too.
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Although Christina's look is chameleon-like, the sitcom star always keeps her hair sexy and blonde, no matter the length.
Although Christina Applegate is an Emmy-award winning actress, she is most widely recognized for her roll as Kelly Bundy on FOX network's Married with Children.
Today, Christina stars in ABC's Samantha Who? portraying the life of a 30-year old woman who forgets who she is after suffering a bout of amnesia.
Christina also made headlines for her own health hurdles.
Today, Christina's career and health is going strong, and her strong will and starlet looks inspire many women to emulate her hair styles.
There are lots of options for achieving Christina's sassy beach blonde look.
Because Christina plays around with varied hair lengths and texture, pick the look you love based on length and styling demands, and head to your stylist.
Christina's hair is always carefree and sexy.
To really achieve the look of Christina's hair, you'll need blonde hair.
Luckily, Christina's hair color is as easy as highlights if you have dark blonde or brown hair.
Christina's hair is signature California blonde.
If you want a sassy Christina Applegate hairstyle, keep your look casual, sexy and effortless.
Just look at fashion and trendsetting pop artists Gwen Stefani, Lady GaGa, and Christina Aguilera who have all embraced this statement -making hue.
Think of celebrities such as Demi Moore, Meg Ryan and Christina Ricci for layered bob inspirations.
Some celebs even accidently spill the beans regarding another's pregnancy status, like Paris Hilton did with Christina Aguilera's upcoming birth.
Photos of Christina Aguilera pregnant began flying around the Internet as soon as a baby bump was suspected in 2007.
Christina Aguilera's website proudly proclaims the birth of her little boy, Max Liron Bratman.
Christina and her husband Jason are said to be enjoying their first child and not worrying about her career schedule for now.
Christina has created a special video for her fans on her website and it features a song that she has dedicated to her little boy.
As with any new mother-to-be, Christina had to decide how to balance her career and the upcoming blessed event.
Christina was afraid that the audience would be wondering if she was okay while performing instead of enjoying her show.
Christina admits that the pregnancy wasn't planned and that she and her husband were planning to conceive after the tour was over.
Christina believes the baby was conceived in Washington, D.C., during her tour.
The pregnancy rumors became fact when Paris Hilton allowed Christina's secret to slip at a pre-party before the MTV Music Awards.
Once the cat was out of the bag, Christina decided it was best to confirm, rather than deny, the pregnancy.
She denies that she was trying to keep the pregnancy a secret from the public; Christina just wanted to limit the information to a few close friends and family before she announced it to the world.
Christina wanted to make sure both she and the baby were safe during her tour so she wore a hidden heart monitor during her shows to make sure she wasn't overdoing it.
The tour only had a month to go after she found out she was pregnant and with proper care, Christina made it to the end of her tour with no problems and was then able to focus on the upcoming big event.
Christina has no immediate plans to add to her family.
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Christina Aguilera and Halle Berry showed off baby bumps as well this year.
Of course, that doesn't always happen, such as when Paris Hilton let Christina Aguilera's pregnancy news slip.
Pop icons Britney Spears and Christina Aguilera both posed for magazines, scantily clothed as they showed off their bulging bellies.
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Many influential fashion forward celebrities, such as Britney Spears, Christina Aguilera, Ashlee Simpson, and American Idol winners Carrie Underwood and David Cook, have kept the Skechers line of footwear in the fashion spotlight.
In the meanwhile, Wilhelmina offers to pay Christina to be a surrogate mother for Bradford's child.
Christina struggles with her pregnancy and more internal office politics, including a jealous Marc who is annoyed that he is passed over in favor of Betty.
Christina Yang is the overachiever portrayed by Sandra Oh.
Fans want to know about the loves and the passions of Derek, Meredith, Alex, Izzie, Christina, Owen, Callie and even the Chief.
Jessica Simpson is a pop singer from Texas who, like her contemporaries Britney Spears and Christina Aguilera, began a career at a very tender age.
She was only twelve years old at the time, competing against two other future divas, Christina Aguilera and Britney Spears.
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Most listeners first became away of Christina Milian when her hit single "Dip It Low" became a staple in dance clubs around the U.S. in 2004.
Christina Milian pairs with Ja Rule to tell the story of a man and a woman who are attracted to each other, but can't get together because they're already in relationships with other people.
The original group was formed in 1995 by Robin Antin and Christina Applegate as a burlesque group.
When Pink released her first album, she was competing with the likes of Jessica Simpson, Britney Spears and Christina Aguilera.
Her first big break in showbiz came when she appeared on the Mickey Mouse Club, along with Justin Timberlake and Christina Aguilera.
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Christina was born on December 18th, 1980 in Staten Island, NY.
At the age of seven, Christina's parents divorced and she and her mother moved into Christina's grandparents house in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
It is rumored that Christina's father was an abusive parent and that this led to her parent's divorce.
The show allowed Christina a chance to showcase her talent and she was a standout on the show.
Christina's big break came in 1998 when she was chosen to record the song "Reflections" for the Disney movie Mulan.
The album was not as large of a success but soon after Christina remade the "Lady Marmalade" single with pop artists Lil' Kim, Mya and Pink for the movie Moulin Rouge.
The following year Christina released Stripped.
Since then, Christina has released several others albums and they have all been radio hits.
As of 2009, Christina was still working on a fourth album.
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Christina Aguilera has been a bright spot in the pop music world for over a decade.
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Christina Aguilera, Carson Daly, Fred Durst, Britney Spears and Marilyn Manson were all targets, as was his record label.
It became the highest grossing independent film of 2008, even beating out Woody Allen's Vicky Christina Barcelona.
If you're a loyal fan of the show, you know that in the beginning of the fourth season most people just loved to hate Christina.
After both finalists chose their teams from the group of previously voted off chefs, Petrozza and Christina got to work on the race to win the $250,000 prize and one year contract at Ramsay's London West Hollywood restaurant.
In the end, Christina beat out Petrozza.
Petrozza, being the ever-gentleman that he is, seemed genuinely happy for Christina and not at all bitter or angry.
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The winner was Christina Machamer, whose prize consisted of the position of executive chef at one of Gordon Ramsay's West Hollywood restaurants.
Richards' first foray back into the life of a working actress came in 2006, when she played Christina Ricci's mother in the critically-acclaimed film Black Snake Moan.
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