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 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.
(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 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.
“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!
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.