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30 Famous Historical Figures When They Were Young

young Stalin he was one good looking guy. when he was young at least. in youth, he was a strong strapping and handsome man who fought and f*cked his way through life, to become supreme dictator of the Soviet Union. a terrible son of a bitch.

History In Pictures  Maurice Tillet, a wrestler suffering from acromegaly. He died in 1954, and was the inspiration for the character Shrek.

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Photographed by Irving Penn, Elvie saw a signed vintage silver print of this 2014 for Euro. all you Shrek fans! Professional wrestler Maurice Tillet, aka The French Angel, was the inspiration for Shrek’s character design.

Presidents of the United States of America. To quote the movie "American President" the presidency has everything to do with character. There are some real characters here.

Home is where your own president doesnt *&^% you over when you are innocent. The Presidents of the United States of America. Reminds me of grade when I had to memorize all of them to pass history class.

The eyes of Marines before, during and after Afghanistan.

The eyes of Marines before, during and after Afghanistan. Photographed by Dutch photographer Claire Felicie Wow! In the last picture they look so sad. Shows how horrible war is.

Charlie Chaplin, born into poverty, he became one of the most influential figures of the silent film era

A photographic portrait of Charlie Chaplin as a young man, Hollywood, taken around 1916 by an unknown photographer. Sir Charles Spencer Chaplin was an English comic actor and film producer and director of the silent film era.

Helen Keller teaching Charlie Chaplin the manual alphabet ~ 1919 ♥

1919 - Helen Keller teaching Charlie Chaplin the manual sign language alphabet.

US Revolutionary War Timeline | Storia Moderna | Scoop.it

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I like the layout of this timeline. Revolutionary War Timeline – Events of The American Revolution. My biggest complaint is it neglects the critical Battle of Saratoga, which is the reason the French signed the alliance in the first place.

Assise dans ma tête

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

Anne Frank: Anne, like the others, finds it difficult hiding in the Secret Annex. They can never go outside, and always have to be careful. It's very tense. Anne uses her diary to get her frustrations off her chest. http://www.annefrank.org/en/Anne-Frank/

A very young Anne Frank, that photo was taken September 11 - 1934 in Bad Aachen, Germany (she was 5 years old). What a lovely little lady :)

19 Apr 1967, Hopkinton, Massachusetts, USA — Trainer Jock Semple — in street clothes — enters the field of runners (left) to try to pull Kathy Switzer (261) out of the race. Male runners move in to form a protective curtain around female track hopeful until the protesting trainer is finally wedged out of the race

Kathrine Switzer was the first woman to run the Boston marathon. After realizing that a woman was running, race organizer went after Switzer shouting. However, other male runners provided a protective shield during the entire marathon.

Victorian portraits .... I don't know what he said to her, but it sure got a reaction! I just love this - puts a smile on my face!

Victorian photo booth

Funny pictures about Victorian photo booth. Oh, and cool pics about Victorian photo booth. Also, Victorian photo booth photos.

Johnny Eck (1911-1991) was born with sacral agenesis and had no legs. He had a twin brother Robert, seen here. He walked on his hands and had such a strong upper body he could do a one-armed handstand. The brothers joined the sideshow at age 12. They started in a magician's act where Robert was 'sawed in half' and Johnny jumped up and ran about, which was a great hit even though it left some running for the exit. The brothers never married and retired together in a home in Baltimore.

johnny eck born with sacral agenesis and had no legs, pictured with his twin brother robert. the brothers joined the sideshow at age they started in a magician's act where robert was 'sawed in half' and johnny jumped up and ran about


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Death Masks and Mummified Nuns: 14 Vintage Creepy Photos to Scare You into Reliving the Past

Charles Ingalls and Caroline Quiner Ingalls are shown in an undated photo, most likely taken shortly after their marriage in 1860. Records show Charles Ingalls spent at least part of his boyhood in Kane County.

Laura Ingalls Wilder’s parents, Caroline and Charles Ingalls. Little House On The Prairie I loved this show so much as a child. Life was crazy for me then Now I named by business after that show Prairie House Yarns and Fibers