Afghanistan woman. A refugee who became an iconic figure for National Geographic in 1985.

The 'Afghan Girl'. Her Iconic Photo Appeared On The Cover Of National Geographic In Her Piercing Sea-Green Eyes - Became A Symbol Both Of The Afghan Conflict & Of The Refugee Situation Worldwide. She Was Finally Found & Rephotographed In

ELIZABETH TAYLOR.

Not Liz. It's Heather Stewart-Whyte by Dominique Issermann for Vogue Paris, September 1991

Cher by Richard Avedon

Cher Vogue June 1974 by Richard Avedon. This Avedon shot is less famous than the glitzy 1976 Cher Time cover, but this is also more beautiful.

The Seven Year Itch, 1954.

Memorabilia- Marilyn Monroe photography 'seven year itch' posters Marilyn Monroe

Coco Chanel

Cate Blanchett as Coco Chanel - Photo by Karl Lagerfeld - Publication: “Coco Vogue Australia, December 2003 via dichotomous darling

Queen Liliʻuokalani - last ruler of Hawaii - as a teenager. Her statement of surrender to the US ended: "...Now, to avoid any collision of armed forces and perhaps loss of life, I do, under this protest, and impelled by said forces, yield my authority until such time as the Government of the United States shall, upon the facts being presented to it, undo the action of its representative and reinstate me in the authority which I claim as the constitutional sovereign of the Hawaiian Islands."

Lydia Kamakaʻeha Pākī, the future Queen Liliuokalani and the last ruler of Hawaii in her youth possibly at Royal School,

Ernest Hemingway

Ernest Miller Hemingway was an American author and journalist. His economical and understated style had a strong influence on fiction, while his life of adventure and his public image influenced later generations.

Buffalo Bill Cody - ca 1900.  Born near LeClaire, Iowa, in 1846, he rode on the Pony Express at the age of 14, fought in the American Civil War, served as a scout for the Army, and was already an Old West legend before mounting his famous Wild West show, which traveled the United States and Europe.

William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody (February 1846 – January was a US soldier, bison hunter and showman. He was born in Iowa Territory. Buffalo Bill received the Medal of Honor in 1872 for service to the US Army as a scout.

Robin Williams, gone too soon.

PHOTOS - Robin Williams

One of the greatest actors died at 63 in an apparent suicide. Robin Williams was truly an inspiration, and I'm shocked and also saddened that this happened to him. Please, RIP Robin Williams.

Paul Newman...beautiful at any age. by melisdramatic, via Flickr

Newman's Law: Just when things look darkest, they go black. Paul Newman by Annie Leibovitz

An Iraqi emigré, Zainab Salbi has dedicated her life to her grassroots humanitarian and development organization that helps women brutalized by rape and war, @Marsha Crowe for Women International International.

An Iraqi emigré, Zainab Salbi has dedicated her life to her grassroots humanitarian and development organization that helps women brutalized by rape and war, Women for Women International.

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