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Andy Warhol (American, 1928-1987). Self-portrait, 1986. Polaroid™. The Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh.

sophie scholl : german student : active within the 'white rose' non-violent resistance group in nazi germany : convicted of high treason after having been found distributing anti-war leaflets at the university of munich with her brother hans : they were both executed by guillotine 22 february 1943 : she was 22 years old

Diane Arbus, Identical twins, Roselle, N.J. 1967

Jean-Paul Sartre, Paris, 1946.

Robert Doisneau (1912-1994) - Information Scolaire, 1956.

Madrid, 1933, by Henri Cartier-Bresson. © the Estate of Henri Cartier-Bresson and Magnum Photos

Robert Capa is the most famous war correspondent in people’s memory, and his career was gambling. However, on May 25, 1954, Capa stepped on a landmine and died with his camera in his hand.

Hooded Iraqi prisoner comforting a child [2003] Photographer: Jean-Marc Bouju Award winning photo showing a iraqi man comforts his son at a holding center for prisoners of war in An Najaf, Iraq, 31 March 2003. AP photographer Jean-Marc Bouju has won the 2003 World Press Photo of the Year competition. Jean-Marc won also the 1995 Pulitzer Prize in Feature Photography and the 1999 Pulitzer Prize in Spot News Photography.

Reichstag flag [1945] Photographer: Yevgeny Khaldei (1917-1997) Soviet Union soldiers Raqymzhan Qoshqarbaev and Georgij Bulatov raising the flag on the roof of Reichstag building in Berlin, Germany in May, 1945.

Loch Ness [1934] Photographer: Ian Wetherell Source: Stories about a monster in Loch Ness have been around since 565, but only when this picture was taken and showed to the world in 1934, “Nessie” began to be the object of contradiction, research and turism...