Jewish Cemetery in the centre of Prague, Czech Republic: the oldest cemetery in Europe

Jewish Cemetery in the centre of Prague, Czech Republic: the oldest cemetery in Europe. gravestones, but many more buried in the layers underneath. 11 cemeteries built on top of one another!

On August 14, 1945, at seven o’clock, U.S. President Harry S. Truman announces that Japan had surrendered unconditionally, ending World War II. Crowds spontaneously took to the streets.

All Time FAVORITE photo-hanging in my room! Alfred Eisenstaedt’s image of a sailor kissing a nurse in Times Square on V-J Day in 1945

Tuesday, September 11, 2001 is a day that will never be forgotten. It changed the world forever. Four hijacked planes were used as weapons and killed 2,995 people and 1 dog at the World Trade Center in New York City, the Pentagon near Washington D.C., and in a rural field in Shanksville, Pennsylvania.

Thomas E. Franklin (born is an American photographer for The Bergen Record, best known for his photograph Raising the Flag at Ground Zero, which depicts firefighters raising the American flag at the World Trade Center after the September 2001 attacks.

The Oklahoma City bombing was a terrorist bomb attack on the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in downtown Oklahoma City on April 19, 1995.

On April Timothy McVeigh and Terry Nichols carried out one of the deadliest bombings outside the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. The deadly blast left 168 people dead and injured more than 680 people, including children.

Black Elk was involved in several battles with the U.S. cavalry. He participated, at about the age of twelve, in the Battle of Little Big Horn of 1876, and was injured in the Wounded Knee Massacre. He became a Medicine Man of the Oglala Sioux. He taught the first peace was to realize that we are one with all creation and to realize that at the center of all creation was the Great Spirit and that it is everywhere and within us.

Nicholas Black Elk [Hehaka Sapa] (c. December 1863 – 17 August or 19 August was a famous Wichasha Wakan (Medicine Man or Holy Man) and Heyoka of the Oglala Lakota (Sioux). He participated at about the age of twelve in the Battle of Little Big H

On August 31, 1997, Diana, Princess of Wales, died as a result of injuries sustained in a car accident in the Pont de l'Alma road tunnel in Paris, France.

Princess Diana ~ The Peoples Princess - William and Harrys Mother ~ The Honourable Diana Frances Spencer was born on 01 July She died as Diana, Princess of Wales, in Paris on 31 August 1997 and is buried. people-i-admire

Jessica McClure Morales became famous at the age of 18 months after falling into a well in the backyard of 3309 Tanner Dr. Midland, Texas, on October 14, 1987. Between that day and October 16, rescuers worked for 58 hours to free "Baby Jessica" from the eight-inch-wide well casing 22 feet below the ground.

October Jessica McClure Morales became famous at the age of 18 months after falling into a well. Rescuers worked for 58 hours to free "Baby Jessica" from the eight-inch-wide well

The Space Shuttle 'Challenger' disaster occured on January 28, 1986, when it broke apart 73 seconds into its flight, leading to the deaths of its 7 crew members: Greg Jarvis, Christa McAuliffe, Ronald McNair, Ellison Onizuka, Judith Resnik, Michael J. Smith, and Dick Scobee. Many views the launch live because of the presence on the crew of Christa McAuliffe, the first member of the Teacher in Space Project.

Space Shuttle Challenger Crew Lost January 28 SO Sad, I remember being in Kindergarten when this happened. My teacher had brought the T. into the classroom.this was the first time I ever remembered watching TV in school.

Elvis Presley, the King of Rock & Roll, died on August 16, 1977 at his home, Graceland, in Memphis, TN. The coroner recorded the cause of death as cardiac arrhythmia. Elvis' body is buried at Graceland.

Today in 1977 I was four years old but I was already in love and I knew true heartbreak when I heard Elvis died.


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