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    Mark Twain

    "So, dear old family, don't ever worry about me! It isn't bad to be wounded: I know, because I've experienced it. And if I die, I'm lucky. Does all that sound like the crazy, wild kid you sent out to learn about the world a year ago? It is a great old world, though, and I've always had a good time and the odds are all in favor of coming back to the old place ... I love you all." Letter from Ernest Hemingway to his parents, 1918

    Mark Twain (Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835–1910

    Young Cary Grant

    Almanzo Wilder, married at 28 to a very lucky 18-year-old Laura Ingalls Wilde

    Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

    Almanzo and Laura Ingalls Wilder 1948...they grew old together!!!

    Plane Crash, February 3, 1959 - This is what Don McLean was referring to as "the day the music died" in his 1971 song American Pie.

    Queen Elizabeth's mother-in-law. Princess Alice of Battenberg (1885-1969) was the mother of Prince Philip. She was born deaf, but read lips in several languages. She married Prince Andrew of Greece and Denmark in 1903 and had 5 children. Her family was exiled from Greece in 1917. Her later years were devoted to charity and she founded the order of nuns known as the Christian Sisterhood of Martha and Mary.

    .}Born Audrey Kathleen Ruston, she would later change her name to Edda von Heemstra to protect herself from the Germans in 1940. Later she would take her famous surname from her great grandmother, Kathleen Hepburn and the rest is history{.

    Helen Keller reading braille. She was born in Tuscumbia, AL.

    Mark Twain, early-1850s

    Bob Hope, American.

    Jules Verne, 22 years, 1850

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    Historic bros

    Astrid Lindgren (1907 – 2002) was a Swedish author and screenwriter. She is the world's 18th most translated author and has sold roughly 145 million copies worldwide. She was the creator of Pippi Longstocking. [Wikipedia]

    John F. Kennedy Jr., along with his wife and sister-in-law, die in a plane crash off Martha's Vineyard. #1999

    Albert Einstein (3/14/1879 - 4/18/1955) German-born theoretical physicist who developed the general theory of relativity, effecting a revolution in physics.