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Real-Life Django, Bass Reeves: The legendary African-American Wild West marshal who arrested outlaws and killed 14 men Bass Reeves was born a slave in 1838 and later broke from his owner to live among Native Americans Reeves became a Deputy U. Black History Facts, African American History, World History, American Indians, Seminole Indians, British History, Kings & Queens, Into The West, The Lone Ranger

The real-life Django: black Wild West marshal Bass Reeves who arrested 3,000 outlaws and killed 14 men

Bass Reeves, one of the first African Americans to become a Deputy U.S. Marshal west of the Mississippi River, could have been an inspiration for Quentin Tarantino’s fictional character Django.

Cecilia Helena Payne-Gaposchkin (May 1900 – December was a British-American astronomer and astrophysicist who, in proposed in her Ph. thesis an explanation for the composition of stars in terms of the relative abundances of hydrogen and helium. Tilda Swinton, Maria Callas, Women In History, World History, Great Women, Amazing Women, Ute Lemper, Kings & Queens, Charles Darwin

Answers - The Most Trusted Place for Answering Life's Questions

Answers is the place to go to get the answers you need and to ask the questions you want

Historical Map of Europe, 1000 AD >> When I do some family history I read th. - > When I do some family history I read th…”> Historical Map of Europe, 1000 AD >> When I d - European History, World History, Ancient History, Family History, American History, European Map, Historical Maps, Old Maps, Interesting History

Maps of Ill Bethisad

Historical Map of Europe, 1000 AD >> When I do some family history I read these names for country of birth...helps to visualize where the ancestors come from...

Facial composite of Mozart, circa created by the German Federal Criminal Police Office from four contemporary portrait paintings. (Were the German Police trying to locate Mozart? Fotografia Post Mortem, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Mozart, We Will Rock You, Willie Nelson, Van Halen, Interesting History, Interesting Photos

Facial composite of Mozart, circa 1777, created by the German Federal Criminal Police Office from four contemporary portait paintings.

Post with 5738 views. Facial composite of Mozart, circa 1777, created by the German Federal Criminal Police Office from four contemporary portait paintings.

History Discover Hebrew Alphabet hidden in the & David& (Star of David) Symbole Protection Yi King Hebrew School Learn Hebrew Hebrew Words Thinking Day Star Of David Religion Torah Symbole Protection, Yi King, Hebrew School, Learn Hebrew, Hebrew Words, Thinking Day, Torah, Religion, Writing

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Martin Luther King, Jr ~ Montgomery, Alabama, 1956 ~ by Dan Weiner Angela Davis, My Black Is Beautiful, King Jr, Before Us, African American History, My People, Nice People, Black People, Black History

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Martin Luther King, Jr., Montgomery, Alabama, 1956 Vintage African American photography courtesy of Black History Album, The Way We Were. Follow Us On Twitter @blackhistoryalb

Nelson Mandela is one of the Greatest Leaders of our time. Nelson Mandela will go down in history as one of The Greatest Leaders Ever! Cover Design, Badass, Nam June Paik, Christian Names, Vintage Black Glamour, Vintage Soul, Nobel Peace Prize, My Black Is Beautiful, Christen

14 Badass Nelson Mandela Facts

Former President of South Africa, Nobel Peace Prize winner, and anti-apartheid activist Nelson Mandela has been the center of news buzz following reports of his hospitalization and critical health condition. But I bet you had no idea how badass this dude really is. Cheers to you, Mr. Mandela, for 94 years of absolutely badass legacy.

The Roman Empire was rather stable until 235 AD and most Emperors remained in power for quite some time. But as the empire destabilized in the period from 235 to 306 AD time in power dropped dramatically. Rome History, Greek History, Mystery Of History, European History, History Facts, World History, Ancient History, American History, Teaching Latin

The Roman Empire was rather stable until 235 AD and most Emperors remained in power for quite some time. But what about 235 to 306 AD?

Economy class seating on a Pan Am Pan Am! I started flying internationally on Pan Am when I was Pan Am, Voyage Usa, Flatiron Building, Marlon Brando, Interesting History, Interesting Photos, Air Travel, Airline Travel, Milla Jovovich

Economy Class seating on a Pan Am 747 in the late 1960's. A six footer's paradise.

A group of Sikh men outside the entrance to Hyde Park Corner, circa 38 Breathtaking Pictures From The Early Days Of The London Underground Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage London, Old London, Vintage Man, Oscar Wilde, Friedrich Dürrenmatt, Mega Series

A group of Sikh men outside the entrance to Hyde Park Corner, circa 1935.

From the Victorian era through to World War Two - featuring tube strikes, carriage redesigns, passenger complaints, ticket machines and air raid shelters.

A map showing Doggerland, a region of northwest Europe home to Mesolithic people before sea level rose to inundate this area and create the Europe we are familiar with today. Map via National Geographic magazine. European History, British History, World History, Ancient History, Family History, Ancient Map, Fantasy Map, Historical Maps, Old Maps

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What’s better than old maps? Maps of really old places that don’t exist any more!

‘This Changes Everything’ – Infographic Charts 100 Years of Unrest That Fo… "Das ändert alles" – Infografik-Charts 100 Jahre Unruhe nach dem Tod des Erzherzogs Ap World History, History Education, History Teachers, Teaching History, Modern History, American History, Ap European History, World History Classroom, Study History

Franz Ferdinand's Assassination

The assassination of Franz Ferdinand is truly an event that changed the world. Being the catalyst for World War I in 1914, its reverberations and cons