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Emily Davison, women's suffrage fighter. Trampled to death by King George V's horse Anmer at a derby. The jockey was haunted for years by her death, and eventually killed himself.

Hitler committed suicide in the Fuhrerbunker on 22 April 1945, along with his newly wed wife, Eva Braun. After the suicide, their corpses were taken outside, doused with gasoline, and set afire. This body was discovered by the Russian contingent in Berlin and assumed to be Adolf Hitler. It is actually Gustav Weler, Hitler's doppelganger (body double), who was executed with a gunshot to the forehead.

Social History, Suffragettes, 1913, The funeral of Miss Emily Davidson who was killed as she ran out in front of the King+s horse during the Derby at Epsom, A leading member of the Suffragette movement, Miss Davidson committed suicide to draw attention to

Social History, Suffragettes, 1913, The funeral of Miss Emily Davidson who was killed as she ran out in front of the King's horse during the Derby at Epsom. A leading member of the Suffragette movement, Miss Davidson committed suicide to draw attention to the debate on votes for women.

A Woman's Right to Vote - Photo Essays

Barbara Jordan - Forever Stamp is the 34th in the Black Heritage series. Another favorite of mine for all your communiques! Happy Mailing!