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Young German boy walking down dirt road lined with corpses of hundreds of prisoners who died of starvation near. Bergen Belsen extermination camp, April 20, 1945

Jewish prisoners at the moment of their liberation from a death train near the Elbe. Germany, April 1945.

One of the most iconic images in American history: On Nov. 25, 1963 -- his third birthday -- John Jr. salutes the casket of his father, who was assassinated three days earlier. I was in first grade and have vivid memories of being called into the gymnasium to be told that the President had been killed. You could have heard a pin drop. Even the teachers were crying.