Famous Wisconsin   ~   General Douglas MacArthur  1880 - 1964  -     Douglas MacArthur was a brilliant, controversial, aloof,   egotistical, imperious, courageous, highly intelligent   five-star U.S. Army General.  His father, Arthur McArthur, was the fourth governor of Wisconsin.

Famous Wisconsin ~ General Douglas MacArthur 1880 - 1964 - Douglas MacArthur was a brilliant, controversial, aloof, egotistical, imperious, courageous, highly intelligent five-star U.S. Army General. His father, Arthur McArthur, was the fourth governor of Wisconsin.

Born in Texas on June 20, 1924, Audie Murphy eventually became the most decorated U.S. soldier in World War II. Though he was only 21 years old at the end of the war, he had killed 240 German soldiers, had been wounded three times, and had earned 33 awards and medals. After the war, he appeared in more than 40 films. He suffered from post-traumatic stress disorder throughout his life.

Born in Texas on June 20, 1924, Audie Murphy eventually became the most decorated U.S. soldier in World War II. Though he was only 21 years old at the end of the war, he had killed 240 German soldiers, had been wounded three times, and had earned 33 awards and medals. After the war, he appeared in more than 40 films. He suffered from post-traumatic stress disorder throughout his life.

Victoria Woodhull, the first woman to run for president in the U.S. in 1872--BEFORE women could even vote.

Victoria Woodhull, the first woman to run for president in the U.S. in 1872--BEFORE women could even vote.

12. Harold Whittles hears for the first time ever after a doctor places an earpiece in his left ear.This photo was taken by photographer Jack Bradley, and depicts the exact moment when this boy,hears for the very first time ever.

12. Harold Whittles hears for the first time ever after a doctor places an earpiece in his left ear.This photo was taken by photographer Jack Bradley, and depicts the exact moment when this boy,hears for the very first time ever.

President Franklin Roosevelt Presents Legion of Merit to General Eisenhower, 25 November, 1943

President Franklin Roosevelt Presents Legion of Merit to General Eisenhower

President Franklin Roosevelt Presents Legion of Merit to General Eisenhower, 25 November, 1943

Marcus Luttrell, hero. "Lone Survivor" (Our true heroes. It was a devastating mission, but they killed a100 Taliban (just the 4 of them) and 100-200 from the airstrike. Getting that many vile humans off the face of the Earth....a success from that perspective.Thank you for your extreme sacrifice for our country.

Marcus Luttrell, hero. "Lone Survivor" (Our true heroes. It was a devastating mission, but they killed a100 Taliban (just the 4 of them) and 100-200 from the airstrike. Getting that many vile humans off the face of the Earth....a success from that perspective.Thank you for your extreme sacrifice for our country.

Elizabeth Blackwell was rejected by 19+ medical schools but was finally accepted by Geneva Medical College in NY. She graduated on January 23, 1849 to become the first female doctor in U.S. history.

Elizabeth Blackwell was rejected by 19+ medical schools but was finally accepted by Geneva Medical College in NY. She graduated on January 23, 1849 to become the first female doctor in U.S. history.

This is a great photograph taken in 1919. The picture shows a group of women committing to rather extreme measures in support of the temperance movement. The temperance movement was an effort in the 1910's in the United States to reduce alcohol consumption. It actually led to Prohibition.

This is a great photograph taken in 1919. The picture shows a group of women committing to rather extreme measures in support of the temperance movement. The temperance movement was an effort in the 1910's in the United States to reduce alcohol consumption. It actually led to Prohibition.

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