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Before he was a deputy, Don Knotts with Danny.

Don Knotts was born Jesse Donald Knotts on July 1924 in Morgantown, West Virginia. His first stint as an entertainer was as a ventriloquist. He was my grandfathers best friend in High School.

Calamity Jane at Wild Bill's gave, 1903.

Fourteen years after Wild Bill Hickok’s death, in an aging Calamity Jane arranged to be photographed next to his overgrown burial site. When she died, she said, she wanted to be buried next to the man she loved. Three years later, she was.

Agatha Christie [1912] 1920s Bibliography: 1920 The Mysterious Affair at Styles, Hercule Poirot; 1922 The Secret Adversary, Tommy and Tuppence; 1923 The Murder on the Links, Hercule Poirot; 1924 The Man in the Brown Suit, Anne Beddingfeld; 1925 The Secret of Chimneys, Superintendent Battle; 1926 The Murder of Roger Ackroyd, Hercule Poirot; 1927 The Big Four, Hercule Poirot; 1928 The Mystery of the Blue Train, Hercule Poirot; 1929 The Seven Dials Mystery,Superintendent Battle

Agatha Christie Dame Agatha Christie is the world's best-known mystery writer. Her books have sold over a billion copies in the English language and another billion in over 45 foreign languages. She is outsold only by the Bible and Shakespeare.

The oldest footprint found, Kenya, 1 #Million 500 thousand years old...we're trying to get one million reads on Wattpad. Read about DC's most elite prepr school and the #drama lived by children's politicans. http://www.wattpad.com/story/8095946-georgetown-academy-book-one

(I included this because i thought this was the coolest thing ever. Just imagine finding a one million five hundred thousand year old footprint. That's history!) The oldest footprint ever found, Kenya, one million five hundred thousand years old!

Rosa Park

Rosa Parks,Honoured only years later. Was a civil rights activist who refused to give her seat away to a white passenger on a 'coloured' section of the bus. Her act and the Montgomery bus boycott are important events to the civil rights movement.

he didnt care what he wore, as shown by his sandals. #funny #photography #einstein

Albert Einstein on the beach wearing what most common people today would bark, "Those are Women's shoes!" (Sandals with a slight heel)

Writer and abolitionist, Harriet Beecher Stowe was Mark Twain's neighbor, in the literary enclave known as Nook Farm, in Hartford.

Harriet Beecher Stowe was an American abolitionist and author. Her novel "Uncle Tom's Cabin" enerigzed anti-slavery forces in the American North, while provoking widespread anger in the South.

Beatrix Potter's house in northern England... Lake Windermere

“There is something delicious about writing the first words of a story. You never quite know where they'll take you.” The indomitable Miss Potter, at home at Hill Top Farm, love, love, love Beatrix Potter! The woman and the writer!

This is a famous photo, taken in 1894, of Alexander Graham Bell, Annie Sullivan and Helen Keller (seated). Bell introduced Keller to her by rena

1894 : Alexander Graham Bell, Annie Sullivan and Helen Keller (seated). Bell introduced Keller to her famous teacher. / 1894 : Alexander Graham Bell, Annie Sullivan et Helen Keller (assise). Bell présenta Keller à sa prof.