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Incredible photo... Russian ballet class during WWII. Even in the rubble and ash of war, there is still room for art.

Ballet class in a destroyed Russian town in WWII Info added by Nandor Ljubanović : ballet school in Leningrad during the period was evacuated.

Lydia Litvyak. One of two Russian pilots who were the world’s only female fighting aces during World War II. She kicked Nazi butt.

"Katya Budanova (Катя Буданова), was a fighter pilot in the Soviet Air Force during World War II. With 11 air victories, she was one of the world's two female fighter aces along with Lydia Litvyak." She chose fighter ace over fashion model, apparently.

Shaka Zulu ruled the Zulu nation during the times of the slave trade. He revolutionized the Zulu army and played a crucial part in Zulu history.

Shaka - truly great military leader, born circa turned the Zulu nation into an Empire, inventing the institutions, weapons, and tactics to create an African super-power. That Empire foundered when confronted by European technology.

The 9th British Lancers charging German artillery in France, 1916.

The Most Powerful Images Of World War I. The British Lancers charging German artillery in France, 1916