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He wanted to join the Marines, but he was too short. The paratroopers wouldn’t… Interesting History, Military History, Military Memes, World War Ii, 110 Lbs, History Facts, World History, Young Men, Joining The Marines

He Was Just 16 But He Became the Most Decorated WWII Soldier

His name was Audie Murphy. Like so many other young men wanting to fight for their country, Audie Murphy lied about his age in his attempt to enlist. But it was not his age that kept him out of the Marines;

How do you know the players without a program?  This is a nice overview of the Boston contingent of American patriots.  #BostonHistory #AmericanRevolution American War, American Revolutionary War, Revolutionary War Battles, History Class, Teaching History, History Teachers, History Facts, World History, History Weird

Sons of Liberty infographic: Info about 5 men who played important roles in the American Revolution.

Ken Russell, 'Promenade in Portobello', 1954 Vintage Children Photos, Vintage Kids, Vintage Love, Vintage Black, Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures, Vintage Images, Old Photos, Bbc London

London - People - Ken Russell's Lost London

'Promenade in Portobello', 1954 by Ken Russell, before he was a film director Ken was a photographer, view his 'Lost London' photos here

Relationship goal: maxed out due to karmic influence. This was a once in a lifetime sighting, event, and opportunity. They took it, lived it, and left lessons for the rest of us. Wtf Fun Facts, Random Facts, Crazy Facts, Funny Weird Facts, Random Trivia, Random Stuff, Johnny And June, Interesting Facts, Interesting Information

WTF Facts : funny, interesting & weird facts — Johnny Cash’s love letter to Jude Carter - WTF fun.

"A Gin Piccaninny" (old terms for a an Australian Aboriginal woman and an Aboriginal child). Photo taken between 1868 and 1872. Part of Scrapbook, Australia, 1868-1872, collected by C.H. Allen during a journey around the world Aboriginal Culture, Aboriginal Art, Aboriginal People, Australian People, Maori, Indigenous Art, People Of The World, Australian Aboriginals, Native Australians

"A Gin & Piccaninny" (old racist terms for a an Australian Aboriginal woman and an Aboriginal child). Photo taken between 1868 and Part of Scrapbook, Australia, collected by C. Allen during a journey around the world

Eartha Kitt

Eartha Kitt

25 Soldiers With Killing Sprees Straight Out Of Call Of Duty | Cracked.com Military Humor, Military History, Military Art, Real Hero, Call Of Duty, American Soldiers, History Facts, History Photos, Interesting History

25 Soldiers With Killing Sprees Straight Out Of Call Of Duty

Her real name was 'Minnie Woolsey and she was born in Georgia in 1880. She was born with Virchow-Seckel syndrome, a condition also known as bird-headed dwarfism. In addition to her unusual face, she was blind, mentally handicapped, toothless, and practically hairless. The story goes that she was rescued from a a Georgia insane asylum by an huckster showman and began her stage career as "Minnie Ha-Ha". She was dressed in a phony American Indian costume and spoke jibberish to sideshow audiences. I
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Her real name was 'Minnie Woolsey and she was born in Georgia in 1880. She was born with Virchow-Seckel syndrome, a condition also known as bird-headed dwarfism. In addition to her unusual face, she was blind, mentally handicapped, toothless, and practically hairless. The story goes that she was rescued from a a Georgia insane asylum by an huckster showman and began her stage career as "Minnie Ha-Ha". She was dressed in a phony American Indian costume and spoke jibberish to sideshow…

The differences in Cadbury’s business ethics between England and Sao Tome and Principe is a tragic story of power, of money. Description from chocolateclass.wordpress.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images African Diaspora, Black Power, Business Ethics, Historical Photos, Horror, Cadbury Company, Die Menschlichkeit, Black History Facts, White People

Sao Tome and Principe | Chocolate Class

Having heard rumors that The Cadbury Company's supply chain relied on slave labor, the Quaker, abolitionist corporation funded an expedition to the Portugese colonies of Africa, including the islands.

Horror: While the Japanese government has apologized for their treatment, no industrial giant has acknowledged guilt. Above, US prisoners after liberation in the Philippines History Class, Us History, Modern History, American History, Teaching History, Bataan Death March, Bataan Memorial Death March, Man Of War, My War

Mitsubishi apologizes to former American WWII PoW for 'slave labor'

13. The corner of the kitchen in a tent home of a family near Sallisaw. Vintage Photos, Old Photos

These 16 Houses In Oklahoma From The 1930's Will Open Your Eyes To A Different Time

13. The corner of the kitchen in a tent home of a family near Sallisaw.

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Pearl Harbor attack

Remembering Pearl Harbor: Japanese forces attacked the US naval base in the Hawaiian Islands on December An action that brought America into the Second World War

Infographic Of The Underground Railroad Facts Study History, History Facts, World History, Parts Of Lesson Plan, U Bahn, Harriet Tubman, College Classes, Underground Railroad, African American History

Infographic Of The Underground Railroad Fast Facts

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Adolf Hitler was addicted to oxycodone during WWII. He was so reliant on daily injections that his doctor was allegedly not allowed to attend his own brother’s funeral because he would have been away for 2 days. When the Allies bombed Germany’s drug.

Eartha Kitt gets together with her daughter, Kitt, and granddaughter Rachel backstage during the 2006 Heart Truth Red Dress Collection show at the Tent in Bryant Park on the opening day of Fashion Week. Kitt Mcdonald, Eartha Kitt Daughter, Kitt Shapiro, Vintage Black Glamour, Mom Daughter, Daughters, Black Families, Family Love, All In The Family

Eartha Kitt, 1927 - 2008

Legendary singer and actress Eartha Kitt, daughter Kitt McDonald and granddaughter, Rachel Nora Shapiro.

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