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Facial composite of Mozart, circa created by the German Federal Criminal Police Office from four contemporary portrait paintings. (Were the German Police trying to locate Mozart? Fotografia Post Mortem, Mozart, We Will Rock You, Willie Nelson, Foto Art, Van Halen, Interesting History, Interesting Photos, Famous Faces

Facial composite of Mozart, circa 1777, created by the German Federal Criminal Police Office from four contemporary portait paintings.

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Witold Pilecki One of the greatest heroes of Resistance fighter who volunteered to be imprisoned in Auschwitz to gather intelligence (to prove it was a death camp and not a labour camp). Nagasaki, Hiroshima, First Ladies, Fukushima, World History, World War Ii, Interesting History, Faith In Humanity, Actors

SPY WEEK Famous Polish Spies - Witold Pilecki

WITOLD PILECKI Code Names: Roman Jezierski, Tomasz Serafiński, Druh, Witold Witold Pilecki was a soldier of the Second Polish Republic and founder of the Secret Polish Army (Tajna Armia Polska) a resistance group and a member of the Home Army (Armia Krajowa) He was the author of the first Intelligence report on Auschwitz, which the Polish government-in-exile used to convince the Allies that the Germans were carrying out genocide of the Jewish people. Pilecki volunteered to work for a Polish…

Civil War Veteran Jacob Miller of the Indiana Infantry He was shot in the forehead on 19 September 1863 at Brock Field at Chickamauga. He survived the shot, later writing that he had a constant reminder of the Chickamauga Battlefield and the co American Civil War, American History, Chickamauga Battlefield, Civil War Photos, Us History, History Online, History Images, Interesting History, Interesting Photos

Civil War Veteran Jacob Miller of the 9th Indiana Infantry was shot in the forehead on Sept.19th 1863 at Brock Field at Chickamauga. He survived the shot, later writing that he had a constant reminder of the Chickamauga Battlefield and the constant pain he suffered from that wound.

Audie Murphy 20 June 1925 – 28 May 1971 ~ An American Hero! ~He was the most highly decorated American soldier of WWII, Congressional Medal of Honor and all. He was and weighed 110 pounds. Us History, American History, Texas History, American Actors, Kings & Queens, Interesting History, Before Us, Military History, World War Two

The Biography of Audie Murphy (ArmyStudyGuide.com)

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Audrey Hepburn: when it's about style and fashion you have to talk of her! Audrey Hepburn: se si parla di stile e di moda si deve parlare di lei! Audrey Hepburn Outfit, Audrey Hepburn Pictures, Audrey Hepburn Fashion, Aubrey Hepburn, Katharine Hepburn, Golden Age Of Hollywood, Old Hollywood, Classic Hollywood, Hollywood Icons

During World War II, Audrey Hepburn was a courier for resistance fighters in Holland.

She lived through the war in Amsterdam, where she was partly raised.

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36 Amazing Photos From History That Most People Have Never Seen Before

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...a collection of images from eras past. I love all things vintage...fashion, film, photography, music, architecture, art, graphics, cars, advertisement and pin-ups. I'm really a simple girl who finds joy in the simplest of things. I'm a dreamer. I...

The first Union soldier killed by a Confederate soldier was Thornsbury Bailey Brown; he was killed May 1861 in Taylor County, Virginia - now Taylor County, West Virginia.now buried in Grafton National Cemetery. Confederate States Of America, America Civil War, History Facts, World History, Carolina Do Sul, Abraham Lincoln, Mississippi, War Image, Civil War Photos

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The first Union soldier killed by a Confederate soldier was Thornsbury Bailey Brown; he was killed May 22nd 1861 in Taylor County, Virginia. Thornsbury Bailey Brown was born May 15th 1829. He lived in the Taylor County, Virginia. Union Lieutenant Daniel Wilson and Brown, both members of the Grafton Guards; which would become a part of the 2nd West Virginia Infantry, on May 22nd 1861 attended a recruiting rally in Pruntytown, Virginia. The two men were returning to Grafton, Virginia in the…

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August ”People sitting on curb among tickertape, confetti and paper after celebrating the end of WWII in NYC on VJ Day”.What a wonderful day .for the world World History, World War Ii, Ww2 History, Asian History, Tudor History, History Facts, Ancient History, Strange History, Photos Du

1945 - Aftermath of the Victory over Japan Day celebrations in New York City. 25 Famous Moments In History, From A Different Angle.

Ilse Hirsch was a Nazi resistance fighter who played a key role in the assassination of Franz Oppenhoff in the later days of World War Two. Born in Hirsch joined the League of German Girls, part. German Girls, German Women, German People, Women In History, World History, The Third Reich, Female Soldier, Portraits, Interesting History

The Female Soldier

Ilse Hirsch was a Nazi resistance fighter who played a key role in the assassination of Franz Oppenhoff in the later days of World War Two. Born in 1922, Hirsch joined the League of German Girls, part...

Ilse Hirsch was a Nazi resistance fighter who played a key role in the assassination of Franz Oppenhoff in the later days of World War Two. Born in Hirsch joined the League of German Girls, part. German Girls, German Women, German People, Women In History, World History, The Third Reich, Female Soldier, Portraits, Interesting History

The Female Soldier

Ilse Hirsch was a Nazi resistance fighter who played a key role in the assassination of Franz Oppenhoff in the later days of World War Two. Born in 1922, Hirsch joined the League of German Girls, part...

Min Chin with a camera, Northern Hot Springs, February from the Fu collection featured by Visualising China The Lost World, People Of The World, Women In History, World History, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Bbc News

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The lost world of Fu Bingchang. Photographs taken in China before about 1950 are relatively rare. During the Cultural Revolution many Chinese destroyed their collections of photographs, as any evidence of a ‘bourgeois’ past could get you into serious trouble.

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The Mysterious Case of Bridey Murphy

In the 1950s hypnotist Morey Bernstein of Pueblo, Colorado, was working with one of his clients, a twenty-nine-year old housewife and mother named Virginia Tighe when, during one of their sessions, she spoke with the voice and memories of a nineteenth-century Irishwoman named Bridey Murphy