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History: Raoul Wallenberg was a Swedish diplomat in Nazi-occupied Hungary who led an extensive and successful mission to save the lives of nearly 100,000 Hungarian Jews. Though his efforts to save Jews from the Holocaust is one of the most treasured aspects of that time, his fate and ultimate death is unknown still to this day.

Top 10 Unexplained Mysterious Disappearances in History

History: Raoul Wallenberg was a Swedish diplomat in Nazi-occupied Hungary who led an extensive and successful mission to save the lives of nearly 100,000 Hungarian Jews. Though his efforts to save Jews from the Holocaust is one of the most treasured aspects of that time, his fate and ultimate death is unknown still to this day.

Jeanne Calment - The oldest person ever recorded, lived 122 years and 164 days. Holy moly!

Jeanne Calment - The oldest person ever recorded, lived 122 years and 164 days. Holy moly!

Casper Ten Boom 84yr old Dutch Hero who was Arrested for Aiding Jews and resisters during WW2 he was interrogated in prison, by the Gestapo who told him they would release him because of his age so that he could "die in his own bed". He replied: "If I go home today, tomorrow I will open my door to anyone who knocks for help". When asked if he knew he could die for helping Jews, he replied, "It would be an honor to give my life for God's chosen people."

Casper Ten Boom 84yr old Dutch Hero who was Arrested for Aiding Jews and resisters during WW2 he was interrogated in prison, by the Gestapo who told him they would release him because of his age so that he could "die in his own bed". He replied: "If I go home today, tomorrow I will open my door to anyone who knocks for help". When asked if he knew he could die for helping Jews, he replied, "It would be an honor to give my life for God's chosen people."

See many images of women's war work in the UK and the US at https://www.pinterest.com/yrauntruth/women-at-war-homefront/ and https://www.pinterest.com/yrauntruth/wartime-food-cooking-rationing-victory-gardens/ and https://www.pinterest.com/yrauntruth/women-at-war-nurses/

Women's Roles in the First World War #Infographic

See many images of women's war work in the UK and the US at https://www.pinterest.com/yrauntruth/women-at-war-homefront/ and https://www.pinterest.com/yrauntruth/wartime-food-cooking-rationing-victory-gardens/ and https://www.pinterest.com/yrauntruth/women-at-war-nurses/

Stagecoach Mary    Mary Fields, also known as Stagecoach Mary, was the first African-American woman employed as a mail carrier in the United States, driving her mail route by stagecoach from Cascade, Montana to St. Peter's Mission, Montana. When hired, she became the second American woman in all to work for the United States Postal Service.    Born a slave circa 1832 in Hickman County, Tennessee. She was freed when American slavery was outlawed in 1865.

Stagecoach Mary Mary Fields, also known as Stagecoach Mary, was the first African-American woman employed as a mail carrier in the United States, driving her mail route by stagecoach from Cascade, Montana to St. Peter's Mission, Montana. When hired, she became the second American woman in all to work for the United States Postal Service. Born a slave circa 1832 in Hickman County, Tennessee. She was freed when American slavery was outlawed in 1865.

Katz's deli - from my dad in 1929, buying a knoickwurst with free beans, cole slaw... to so many now. But we miss the nasty waiters.

Katz's deli - from my dad in 1929, buying a knoickwurst with free beans, cole slaw... to so many now. But we miss the nasty waiters.

Hero <3   And not just the marines, because we all know I am partial to the Army simple because of my brother... All members who have served in the armed forces deserve the utmost respect and recognition. Sad that we lose sight of this in the midst of our every day lives.

Hero <3 And not just the marines, because we all know I am partial to the Army simple because of my brother... All members who have served in the armed forces deserve the utmost respect and recognition. Sad that we lose sight of this in the midst of our every day lives.

An American sailor passionately kisses a nurse as thousands jam into Times Square to celebrate the long-awaited victory over Japan in World War II.

The 50 Most Powerful Pictures In American History

An American sailor passionately kisses a nurse as thousands jam into Times Square to celebrate the long-awaited victory over Japan in World War II.