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TEEN HERO. He chased a car on his bike for 15 minutes to save this 5-year-old girl who was snatched from her front yard in Pennsylvania.

Nadezhda Popova was a Russian female pilot during WWII. The German military called her one of the "Nachthexen", or "Night Witches" She flew 852 decoy missions in a canvas winged plane. Dropped food and medicine to Russian marines trapped on the beach at Malaya Zemlya. She had to fly so low that she heard their cheers. After the mission, she found 42 bullet holes in her plane.She died on July 8, 2013 at the age of 91

"We must use time creatively, and forever realize that the time is always ripe to do right. Now is the time to make real the promise of democracy, and transform our pending national elegy into a creative psalm of brotherhood." --Martin Luther King, Jr., from his Letter from Birmingham Jail, April 16, 1963

Poster Wrote: "My 92 year old grandmother (left) posted this picture from 1916 . The woman on her right is her great grandmother, accompanying her 102 year old friend (center) to vote for her first time ever. "

Irena Sendler 1910-2008 In WWII Irena worked in the Warsaw Ghetto as a plumbing specialist & smuggled Jewish children out in tool boxes & burlap sacks. She had a dog trained to bark when Nazis were near. Irena saved the life of 2500 children. She was caught & the Nazis severely beat her braking her arms & legs. She kept a record of the names of all the kids she smuggled out & after the war she tried to reunite them with their families or a new family. A noble nominee she lost, to Al Gore.

“I wanted a perfect ending. Now I’ve learned, the hard way, that some poems don’t rhyme, and some stories don’t have a clear beginning, middle, and end. Life is about not knowing, having to change, taking the moment and making the best of it, without knowing what’s going to happen next. Delicious Ambiguity.” Gilda Radnor

Doris Day ~ love her movies and music

"I am prepared to die," Nelson Mandela. One of the most memorable speeches in modern history.

Hattie McDaniel...first African American to win an Oscar ("Mammy" Gone With The Wind 1939)...a multi-talented trail-blazer and truly beautiful spirit

Lucille Ball had gigs as a hat model. True story. Lucille began her career in the 20s and didn't achieve any measure of stardom until the 40s.

“Lucy Meets The Moustache” this is the very last episode that Lucy & Desi did together on Lucy-Desi Comedy Hour. They were going through a divorce at the time and during the very last scene where they had to kiss, they both broke down and cried. Knowing that, that was their VERY last kiss and love scene together.

We have always known Mother Teresa as an old wrinkled woman. This is a pic of a beautiful 18 year old Mother Teresa.