Hedy Lamarr was called the "most beautiful woman in the world" in her day. But what most don't know is that she had the brains to match her beauty, she invented "spread spectrum communications" and "frequency hopping". The U.S. Navy eventually applied this technology to radios used during the Cuban Missile Crisis, and it went on to shape modern technologies such as GPS, Bluetooth in headsets and phones, and U.S. military guided missiles.

Hedy Lamarr, actress and inventor of "spread spectrum communications" and "frequency hopping". Her innovations went on to shape modern technologies such as GPS, Bluetooth, and U.

Marilyn Monroe

Marilyn Monroe with a Russian Blue. This picture makes me smile because the cat in the photo looks like they could be my cat's ancestor. I wonder how many cat generations back that is?

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Pop art still flourishes today and is extremely popular. Here is a compilation of pop art images depicting the iconic Marilyn Monroe.

Stunning Ava Gardner. Presumably somewehere in the early 1940's.

Ava Gardner - Born on 24 December 1922 in Grabtown, North Carolina (USA). Died on 25 January

Steve McQueen 1963

tout ceci est magnifique: McQueen + Kitty Cat William Claxton ~ Steve McQueen and his family cat Kitty Cat, 1963

Welcome to the 60s!

I'd love to have an old-school record collection again! Alas, I grew up in the "cassette age", right at the end of the and quickly got rid of all my LPs.Tap the link now to visit the one stop shop for Rock Band and Gothic Merchandise!

fabforgottennobility: …ed il Jazz non fu più lo stesso

Miles Davis & Modern Jazz: The Path To 'Kind Of Blue' "Baby Owen Muller's friend"

I bet this is what my boys want to do with my camera ;)

self portrait :) But really, this is a great idea. Give the kid a camera and then take photos of him taking photos. oh my gosh! so cute!

Betty White, animal advocate

To the dogs!

Betty white is someone I admire.one of the world's best known animal activists, a true animal activist.