The President Of Uruguay

Need a charm bracelet with this guy & Pope Francis. This man, the President of Uruguay and the 'poorest president' in the world could teach the rest of the world's leaders a lot.

Witold Pilecki - To prove that Auschwitz was killing people, not a labor camp, forged papers,entered a ghetto roundup, and was sent to Auschwitz. He redistributed food to prisoners, trained them in martial arts, and passed news out. He & a few others beat up guards, stole their clothes and left the camp carrying the guard's stolen papers. They were in the woods for 3 days, til they met up with the Home Army and passed the info on. This was the first  evidence of the existence of death camps.

Witold Pilecki - To prove that Auschwitz was killing people, not a labor camp…

Joyce, 89, and Arthur George, 90, still enjoy their life-long passion of roller skating.  The couple teach rollerskating  at Scooters in Mississauga.

Burlington seniors still passionate about roller skating

Joyce, and Arthur George, still enjoy their life-long passion of roller skating. The couple teach rollerskating at Scooters in Mississauga. - We should take up roller skating!

Helen Keller teaching Charlie Chaplin the manual alphabet, 1919

Helen Keller teaching Charlie Chaplin the manual alphabet, 1919 I find this fascinating. One of the greatest stars of the silent film era learning a language from the silent and blind Helen Keller.

A rare photo of Tatiana Nikolaievna Romanov, daughter of Tsar Nicolas II//

A rare photo of Tatiana Nikolaievna Romanov, daughter of Tsar Nicolas II. It is said she was the most beautiful out of the 4 beautiful daughters of Tsar Nicholas II.

Walt Disney as a boy.

Walt Disney, the creator of Mickey Mouse. Walt Disney was born in Chicago, Illinois, December

Florence Nightingale felt that she was called by God to do some kind of work for him; although she didn’t know what. In those times, being a nurse was not a respectable job for a woman. In 1854 the Crimean war started. Nightingale volunteered. When Florence showed up in the army hospital she was appalled. There were diseases such as typhus, cholera and dysentery. She cleaned up the hospital and improving the quality of the sanitation; dramatically reducing the death rate of soldiers by 2/3.

Florence Nightingale, OM, RRC was a celebrated English social reformer and statistician, and the founder of modern nursing. She came to prominence while serving as a nurse during the Crimean War, where she tended to wounded soldiers.

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