L’Inconnue de la Seine, death mask of 16 year old girl pulled from the Seine. apparently a suicide, as her body showed no marks of violence, but her beauty and her enigmatic smile led a Paris pathologist to order a plaster death mask of her face.
Minnie Freeman was a Nebraska teacher in 1888 who roped her students together and led them through a total white-out blizzard from the schoolhouse whose roof had collapsed, to the safety of a farmhouse three-quarters of a mile away.
Irena Sendler Died 12 May 2008 (age Warsaw, Poland During WWII, Irena, got permission to work in the Warsaw ghetto, as a Plumbing/Sewer specialist. Irena smuggled infants out in the bottom of the tool box she carried.
The Meeting on the Turret Stairs, 1864 by Frederick Burton
Anneliese Marie Frank (Anne Frank) Writer, 12 Jun 1929 - Mar Died probably of typhus in Bergen Belsen Concentration Camp at 15 years. Buried in a mass grave, site unknown. A memorial was erected to Anne & her sister Margot at Bergen Belson.