Maggie Smith Was A Real Beauty

She Was Such A Real Beauty <<- Excuse me person who wrote that comment. She is STILL such a real beauty😍

40 Of The Most Powerful Photographs Ever Taken

40 Of The Most Powerful Photographs Ever Taken

WWII goodbyes “Wait For Me Daddy,” by Claude P. Dettloff, October A line of soldiers march in British Columbia on their way to a waiting train as five-year-old Whitey Bernard tugs away from his mother’s hand to reach out for his father.

"Hedy Lamarr is said to have tipped the balance of WWII. Not only is she almost unbelievably beautiful, she was also exceedingly clever. She was the co-inventor of an early wireless form of communication; her invention allowed shortwave radio communications on the field. She gave the invention, for no compensation, to the US Government. the Germans did not yet have this capability."

Hollywood leading lady Hedy Lamarr is said to have tipped the balance of WWII. The co-inventor of an early wireless form of communication; her invention allowed short-wave radio communications on the field.

The 'Unsinkable' Molly Brown - She survived the #Titanic in lifeboat number 6 and earned her nickname because she took control of the boat, kept the women rowing for seven hours and gave her furs to keep others warm.

MARGARET TOBIN BROWN aka "The Unsinkable Molly Brown (Titanic survivor, the only woman to row a lifeboat to safety, fiercely argued w/ the quartermaster Robert Hitchens to rescue people in the water. When he refused she threatened to throw him overboard)

A fascinating story about 5 West Virginia children who mysteriously vanished on Christmas Eve, 1945. This is truly crazy! Worth the read

The Children Who Went Up In Smoke

A fascinating story about 5 West Virginia children who mysteriously vanished on Christmas Eve, 1945 after a fire in their home.

Rare photos of the old and the dead (some of these are re-pins)

Great odd couple pictures, my favorite is Rupaul holding Francis Bean standing next to Kurt and Dave Grohl.

First photo of Napoleon Bonaparte aged 4!

First photo of Napoleon Bonaparte aged - Who writes these captions? There are no photographs of Napoleon Bonaparte because photography wasn't invented until after his death.

A rare shot of Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid with their gang. The saloon hangout of The Wild Bunch in 1889. Circled are Harry Longbaugh (The Sundance Kid) and the man sitting on the chair beside him is Butch Cassidy.

A Wild Bunch of drinkers: Century-old photos of Utah bars include rare shot of Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid with their gang

Photo Courtesy of the Utah Historical Society This is the saloon that was the hangout of The Wild Bunch in The man standing beside the tree is Harry Longbaugh (The Sundance Kid) and the man sitting on the chair beside him is Butch Cassidy.

Charles Dickens reads to his daughters.

Charles Dickens reading to his two daughters, ‘Mamie’ and Kate, at his Gad’s Hill Mansion, 1865

This girl pays the penalty for having had personal relations with the Germans. Here, in the Montelimar area, France, French civilians shave her head as punishment, 1944.

This girl pays the penalty for having had personal relations with the Germans. Here, in the Montelimar area, France, French civilians shave her head as punishment. Smith, August Pictures of World War II US National Archives

On a cold December day in 1879, a man was hanged in Fort Saskatchewan, putting an end to one of the most horrifying killing sprees in Alberta history. Swift Runner was executed for murdering and then eating eight members of his own family over the previous winter. He believed he was possessed by Windigo, a terrifying mythological creature with a ravenous appetite for human flesh. It's the first of many similar stories throughout Alberta.

Swift Runner was executed for murdering and then eating eight members of his own family over the previous winter. He believed he was possessed by Windigo, a terrifying mythological creature with a ravenous appetite for human flesh.

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The Crusader fought his best and drew his last breath. He is in the arms of an angel, may he find comfort there. In my bloodline, I have many crusaders.

Siate voci fuori dal coro. Siate il peso che inclina il piano. Un uomo che non dissente è un seme che non crescerà mai. "BERTRAND RUSSELL"

August Landmesser was a worker at the Blohm + Voss shipyard in Hamburg, Germany, best known for his appearance in a photograph refusing to perform the Nazi salute at the launch of the naval training vessel Horst Wessel on 13 June 1936

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