Some say the classic Bloody Mary cocktail was first invented at a bar in Paris in the 1920s when the bartender began experimenting with new cocktails made from vodka. The drink was originally called by a few different names at first, but it soon became known as the "Bloody Mary" in reference to England's Queen Mary I .What is the original name of the drink Bloody Mary?
Bloody Mary (cocktail) The Bloody Mary was invented in the 1920s or 1930s; there are various theories as to the origin of the drink, as well as the origin of its name. It has many variants, most notably the Red Snapper, the Virgin Mary, the Caesar, and the michelada .Was Bloody Mary really "bloody"?
The real person known as Bloody Mary is Mary Tudor. She was the first queen regent of England. She got her name for her religious persecution of Protestants during her reign from 1553 until 1558. The extremely violent manner of the execution of hundreds of subjects earned her the nickname of Bloody Mary.