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Top 10 Extraordinary People With Disabilities. Sunshine loves stories like this one!

Helen Keller and Anne Sullivan--What a wise woman.and yet without the help of Anne Sullivan, no one would've known. “I long to accomplish a great and noble task, but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble.

Anne Frank and her family. (So happy - before they were taken by the Nazis. None survived the Holocaust except Anne Frank's father, Otto Frank).

Helen Keller with her Dachshund and Patti Duke

Helen Keller- Patty Duke played Keller in both the play and the film The Miracle Worker, for which she won the Oscar at age Two extraordinary women. Then when Patty Duke got older she played Anne sullivan as an adult, Anne Sullivan was Helen's teacher.

Victoria Woodhull, the first woman to run for President of the United States (and who had great taste in hats). Her running mate, interestingly enough, was Frederick Douglass, the first African-American to run for Vice President.

Victoria Claflin Woodhull, later Victoria Woodhull Martin was an American leader of the woman's suffrage movement. In Woodhull was the first female candidate for President of the United States.

The woman who posed for the famous poster! ~~~~March is Women's History Month

The ‘we can do it’ lady…

People- Geraldine Hoff Doyle, was 17 years (in while she was working at the American Broach & Machine Co. when a photographer snapped a pic of her on the job. That image used by J. Howard Miller for the “We Can Do It!” poster, released during World War.

The first woman to run the Boston marathon, and the men trying to pull her off the course.

In Kathrine Switzer was the first woman to run the Boston marathon. After realizing that a woman was running, race organizer Jock Semple went after Switzer shouting, “Get the hell out of my race and give me those numbers.

The Enfield Horror. A series of strange sightings in 1793 saw the residents of Enfield, Illinois, stalked by a strange 'thing'. Read more here: http://www.theparanormalguide.com/blog/the-enfield-horror

The Enfield Horror. A series of strange sightings in 1793 saw the residents of Enfield, Illinois, stalked by a strange 'thing'.

Jeanne Calment - The oldest person ever recorded, lived 122 years and 164 days. Holy moly!

Jeanne Calment passed away at 122 years and 164 days old. She learned to fence at 85 and rode a bike at She met Vincent Van gogh! she lived alone until 110 and was able to walk upright until almost 115 An amazing and well documented life. Wikipedia her!

Il comandante in seconda Vasilli Arkhipov del sottomarino sovietico B-59 L'uomo che ha salvato il mondo... 50 anni fa, al culmine della crisi Cubana rifiutandosi di eseguire l'odine impartitogli dal suo capitano di lanciare siluri nucleari contro navi da guerra statunitensi evitando quello che avrebbe potuto essere una guerra nucleare terminale tra superpotenze. Infine la sua storia è stata diramatA dalla BBC mandando in,onda un documentario su di esso.

at the height of the Cuban Missile Crisis, second-in-command Vasilli Arkhipov of the Soviet submarine refused to agree with his Captain's order to launch nuclear torpedos against US ships