Pete Postlethwaite (1946-2011) "Postlethwaite was born in Warrington, Cheshire, England in 1946. He trained as a teacher and taught drama before training as an actor. Steven Spielberg called Postlethwaite "the best actor in the world"... " <3
Isaac Asimov Illustration by Rowena Morrill 1920 - 1992 Science fiction writer who penned more than 500 books and short stories... " he was afraid of flying although he wrote countless works about space travel;"
Escher, Mauritis (1899-1972) - 1935 #Self Portrait in Spherical Mirror. Dutch graphic artist. "...He is known for his often mathematically inspired woodcuts, lithographs, and mezzotints. These feature impossible constructions, explorations of infinity, architecture, and tessellations."
"Gerda Taro (real name Gerta Pohorylle; 1 August 1910 - 26 July 1937) was a war photographer, and the companion and professional partner of photographer Robert Capa. Taro is regarded as the first female photojournalist to cover the front lines of a war and to die while doing so."
Harry Patch. Harry was the last Tommy to survive the horror of the trenches of WWI. He died aged 111 in 2009. He never forgot those lost and always made sure to remember lost Germans as well as Allied troops. A quote from Harry: "Irrespective of the uniforms we wore, we were all victims."