River Phoenix. He was the first idol of mine in life, and I am still deeply saddened by his untimely death. He would have been one of the
"This victim of Nazi inhumanity still rests in the position in which he died, attempting to rise and escape his horrible death. He was one of 150 prisoners savagely burned to death by Nazi SS troops. Germany, April 16, 1945."
This victim of Nazi inhumanity still rests in the position in which he died, attempting to rise and escape his horrible death. He was one of 150 prisoners savagely burned to death by Nazi SS troops.
These two old pennies were given to 4 year old Ruddick Millar by his father Thomas before he boarded Titanic in Belfast as one of the crew. He was working his way to America to find a new life for himself and his young family, as he had recently been widowed. Thomas died in the tragedy. The pennies are still owned by the family.
Robert Johnson's Guitar- Robert Johnson was a delta blues man from the 1930s. When he died, he left behind: A birth certificate, a death certificate, two pictures, and this guitar. In his life he was recorded only three times. He established the Blues Genre of music, and has been covered by and influenced literally almost every popular guitarist after him. In his life, he only owned one guitar and this is it.
Melkor and the Silmarils. After he killed Finwe, first to have his life taken from him in all Ea. It was during this time that Melkor was named Morgoth by Feanor and escaped to his stronghold at Angband, where he would remain for the remainder of the First Age.
Killer- Justice is served! James Earl Ray on the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King: convicted on March 10, 1969, after entering a guilty plea to forgo a jury trial. Had he been found guilty by jury trial, he would have been eligible for the death penalty. He was sentenced to 99 years in prison. He later recanted his confession and tried unsuccessfully to gain a new trial. He died in prison
On January 20, 1758, he either burned to death at the stake or made an amazing escape. Macandal was one of the greatest revolutionaries in history yet his story was hidden. He is the first known black to proclaim he would end slavery . Taken from the Congo region at the age of 12 to the Caribbean, he was fluent in Arabic and was sought far and wide by slaves and aristocrats for his use of plants in the treatment of disease . He was a gifted musician, painter and sculptor.
It was a busy morning, about 8:30, when an elderly gentleman in his 80′s arrived at the hospital to have stitches removed from his thumb. He said he was in a hurry as he had an appointment at 9:00 am. The nurse took his vital signs and had him take a seat, knowing it would be over an hour before someone would be able to see him. I saw him looking at his watch and decided, since I was not busy with another patient, I would evaluate his wound. On exam, it was well healed, so I talked to one of ...
Dudley's tomb - Queen Elizabeth was deeply affected after Dudley died, and locked herself in her apartment for a few days until Lord Burghley had the door broken. Her nickname for Dudley was "Eyes", which was symbolised by the sign of ôô in their letters to each other. Elizabeth kept the letter he had sent her six days before his death in her bedside treasure box, endorsing it with "his last letter" on the outside. It was still there when she
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at one point in my life i had been given a pink cadilac that he gave Dora but i was like 10 when she passed i was unable to prove it was mine it was crushed and recycled but i sat in it and Elvis was the king of rock and roll i always think we are connected through dora
my daddy is my best guy friend he told me when i was younger that he would support me in everything in life, and here i am going to college and he is still right by my side
Poe invented the detective novel, but Conan Doyle really developed it and brought it to life. Professor James Moriarty was the first true fictional villain to sear his name into the souls of every person who read those books. Really, in a sense, he was the first nemesis, and the first supervillain. All villains that came after have, in some way, been influenced and/or inspired by aspects of Moriarty.
Fan's encounter-- "superduperllamacorn: I met this wonderful man today, after almost 8 hours of waiting in the boiling sun. When I first approached him, he knew as soon as he looked at me I was shaking and he laughed, asked my name, and I shook his hand. I told him that my heart was racing to which he replied with a laugh,’Why? I am only just a man.’ And in that moment of course he was"...<<only tom hiddleston would say that.
This is so true I had two come into my life 2 months before I was dxg with cancer. They were a great comfort during year of treatment even warned my husband when I was in struggling with side effects. Only have one of them still with me at age 15 he is the sick one but still hanging in their as I am.
“My first love was the box. And I am still in love with it. I might have had some kind of a relationship with boxes in a previous life.”
#PaulCaponigro has been a fine art photographer for over 40 years. He had his first one man show in 1959 and has built a reputation as one of the world's pre-eminent fine art photographers. He has photographed widely including ancient megalithic structures in Ireland and England including Stonehenge, still life work and most famously flowers. #photography
Carlos Eduardo Robledo Puch was born on January 22, 1952. He was called "The Death Angel" and "The Black Angel". He is an Argentinian serial killer. He was convicted for 11 murders, one attempted murder, 17 robberies, one rape, one attempted rape, one count of sexual abuse, two kidnappings, and two thefts. He killed his victims in a variety of ways, such as stabbing, shooting, strangling, bludgeoning to death with rocks and slitting their throats. He was sentenced to life in prison.
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TO BE DESTROYED 08/29/13 Brooklyn SHALO A0976504. Neutered male tan pit bull mix 6YRSSurrendered for personal problems, Shalo is feeling the loss of his loved ones very deeply, and was nervous when they left him behind. He is neutered, and behaves like a dog who has experienced love, and now suffers with an empty hole in his heart. Shalo would love to become part of a family "pack" again, but his out of time. Please help us save his life by
** WHY AM I STILL HERE??** Hartman is only a puppy at about 12 months of age, and too many of those months have been spent at the Brooklyn Center. He was brought there in OCTOBER when his former owners abandoned him, although how anyone co...See More Brooklyn Center HARTMAN - A0982776 *** SAFER: EXPERIENCED HOME, NO CHILDREN **** MALE, BL BRINDLE / WHITE, PIT BULL MIX, 1 yr...See More — with Nicole Garner and 33 others.
Remains of an Anglo Saxon warrior, buried with his spear and a bronze-bound drinking cup; discovered by modern soldiers on a rehabilitation programme. Mike Kelly found a skeleton with its head covered by a shield. He believes the position was a sign of respect. "I have been to war myself and I can imagine what the soldier would have felt as he went into battle. Knowing that as a modern-day warrior I have unearthed the remains of another fills me
In 1998, 14 yr old Josh Phillips murdered his neighbor, 8 year old Maddie Clifton. He said he had accidentally hit her in the head with a baseball while playing. He panicked, took her to his room and beat and stabbed her to death. His mother found Maddie's body under her son's waterbed a week later and called the police. He was convicted of the first degree murder, and sentenced to life in prison without chance of parole.
My dad would have been 66 this week. He never got to see any of his children get married or meet his grandchildren. Life is a cruel mistress. I know he rests easier than he did on Earth but it doesn't take away the hole I have in my heart. Love you dad xx
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[GIFSET] out-in-the-open: Best Winchester Brotherly Bonding Scenes Dean travels to Heaven, where one of his first beautiful memories is of him and a young Sam, watching fireworks on the Fourth of July. Sam hugged Dean, telling him that he was so happy his brother was doing this with him, because his father would never have allowed it. This short scene defined everything that was good about their relationship (x).
Terry�s Rice Dressing � Dirty Rice. If you have been to Menard’s Restaurant in Erath, Louisiana, you would know that he made one of the best rice dressings around. This recipe smells and taste much like his. Although the restaurant is no longer around, at least you can still enjoy that flavorful rice dressing. In getting ...
In 1895, Dr. Nathan Mossell established the Frederick Douglass Memorial Hospital, the first black hospital in Philadelphia. In 1895, Dr. Mossell The second private black hospital in the city. Dr. Mossell was also one of the most highly educated and qualified surgeons at the turn of the 20th century. Even at the age of 90, the physician spent his final hours continuing to practice medicine. He may have been stubborn and quite controlling, but he
He is more myself than I am. Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same. If all else perished and he remained, I should still continue to be, and if all else remained, and we were annihilated, the universe would turn to a mighty stranger… He’s always, always in my mind; not as a pleasure to myself, but as my own being.
Afro-Mexicans | As Mexico still struggles to identify with its African past, there were a few notable Afro-Mexicans who have been imminent in Mexico’s history. Gaspar Yanga (in a paining) was a leader among revolting slaves in Veracruz around 1570. He established one of the first maroon communities (African refugees that escaped slavery in the Americas and formed independent settlements) in the Americas. He was later declared a national hero.
Good morning Wednesday! Today is Mr 21's birthday! I remember the day he was born I vowed to look after him no matter what. Years later when my drug dependent sister left he and his siblings for me to raise I did just that. Life has been full of ups and downs, but I am proud of the obstacles he has overcome to be the lovely young man he is today. 21 today, 21 today, you got the key to the door, you've never been 21 before! Have a great day! #attract #reflect #become #mirror
I wonder why our school system does not teach the kids about Men like this: American pacifist James Zwerg after being beaten by a mob in Montgomery, Alabama in 1960 as part of the Freedom Riders. Zwerg volunteered to leave the bus first upon arriving in Montgomery, knowing he’d be the blunt of the violent crowd’s aggression. He would have died that day if an anonymous black man hadn’t stepped in and saved his life by deflecting the mob’s attention to himself.