KGB operative, Vladimir Putin, dressed as a tourist, meeting President Reagan on his first trip to Moscow, 1988.

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Egyptian soldiers fire on Egyptian President Anwar Al-Sadat while reviewing a military parade. The assassination is attributed to the Muslim Brotherhood. October 06, 1981 in Cairo

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The SS ran a brothel named “The Kitty Salon,” that was frequented by foreign diplomats. They gathered intelligence by wiretapping it and training the prostitutes on how to get information from clients.

10 Interesting Facts About World War II That You Might Not Know

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The Berlin Wall - SWI swissinfo.ch

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Henry VIII & his wives ~ finally and exhaustively! All we have to add is that these three Queens were relatives ( Boleyn, Howard, Parr), all these three could be beheaded (Parr was very close to execution and murder), all these three were, probably, the most beloved wives of Henry VIII of England.

primaporta: The wives of Henry VIII infographic

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Map comparing Europe 1914 with Europe 1923 showing old empires becoming new countries

Does the peace that ended WW1 haunt us today?

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VIEWER DISCRETION IS ADVISED. (2 of 3) South Vietnamese General Nguyen Ngoc Loan, chief of the national police, fires his pistol into the head of suspected Viet Cong officer Nguyen Van Lem on a Saigon street, on Feb. 1, 1968. I infer that the chief of national police wanted to show that he would not tolerate even suspects of helping the Viet Cong, so he killed him without proof. Why DID he kill him without proof? Did the Viet Cong suspect see it coming?

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Amelia Earhart (born July 24, 1897 – disappeared July 2, 1937) the first female aviator to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean.

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Reagan Assassination attempt - In the immediate aftermath of the assassination attempt, Secret Service agents have already rushed to subdue Hinckley, who cannot be seen within the group of officers and agents in the center. The agents at the right are evacuating the President into his limousine.

John Hinckley Jr.

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Hashima Island

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Hashima Island

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Hashima apartment building circa 1930 - Hashima Island - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Hashima Island

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Who is who in World War 1

Political map of Who’s Who in World War I (Infographic)

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(3 of 3) South Vietnamese forces escort suspected Viet Cong officer Nguyen Van Lem (also known as Bay Lop) on a Saigon street Feb. 1, 1968, early in the Tet Offensive.

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South Vietnamese forces escort suspected Viet Cong officer Nguyen Van Lem (also known as Bay Lop) on a Saigon street Feb. 1, 1968, early in the Tet Offensive. (AP Photo/Eddie Adams

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A little known town did a little known good deed on 9/11… /\ I've not read the book YET, but I am aware of the story. The people of Gander deserve our gratitude. It couldn't have been easy for this small town to find the resources to care for so many people unexpectedly dropped on the town.

A little known town did a little known good deed on 9/11…

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The Nine Sovereigns at Windsor for the funeral of King Edward VII ca. 1910 Standing, from left to right: King Haakon VII of Norway, King Ferdinand of Bulgaria, King Manuel of Portugal, Kaiser Wilhelm II of the German Empire, King George I of The Hellenes (Greece) and King Albert I of the Belgians (Belgium). Seated, from left to right: King Alfonso XIII of Spain, King-Emperor George V of the Great Britain and King Frederick VIII of Denmark. W. & D. Downey. (Source: collective-history)

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Ian Smith with David Frost (20 September 1968)

Ian Smith with David Frost (20 September 1968)

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Oswald Mosley interview with David Frost (15th Nov 1967)

Oswald Mosley interview with David Frost (15th Nov 1967)

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Feb. 1, 1979: After President Carter commuted her seven-year sentence for armed robbery, Patricia Hearst was released from prison, having served 22 months. She and her bodyguard, Bernard Shaw, stand outside her mother’s home in Hillsborough, Calif. Hearst and Shaw were married two months later. Hearst was a captive-turned-comrade of a group of 1970s radicals, the Symbionese Liberation Army. She was kidnapped on Feb. 4, 1974, at age 19.

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Eddie Adams photo, aftermath of famous Saigon execution photo.

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