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China's most incredible mother: Staggering story of the woman who saved 30 abandoned babies after finding them dumped in the street

China's most incredible mother: Staggering story of the woman who saved 30 abandoned babies after finding them dumped in the street with the trash

Don't be afraid to take your child to work with you (and hide em in a drawer all day so your boss don't find out :) )

The World Will Never Be The Same Because Of What These Women Did. This Took Serious Guts.

52 Powerful Photos Of Women Who Changed History Forever: A Los Angeles police officer looks after an abandoned baby in her desk drawer.

petitedeath:  yourpervert:   In 1808, Napoleon, running out of scenic holiday destinations to invade, somehow totally forgot about his neighbor to the south, Spain. So that year he dispatched his troops, kicking off the Peninsular War. Only 20 years old and working as a barmaid in the town of Valdepenas, Juana Galan was not expecting a surge of French soldiers to come storming through her village. But on June 6, that’s exactly what happened. At that time, most of the men were fighting…

Juana Galán 1812 In the Peninsular War began when Napoleon had the bright idea to invade France. Upon hearing about the French invasion, Juana Galán started organizing the women from her village for an ambush on the French soldiers.

IRENA SENDLER (1910-2008) - a true hero who saved 2,500 children. Irena was a nurse / social worker who served in the Polish Underground during World War II. She smuggled 2,500 children out of the Warsaw Ghetto and then provided them with false identity documents and with housing outside the Ghetto. She said, “Every child saved with my help is the justification of my existence on this Earth, and not a title to glory.”

Irena Sendler was a Polish Catholic social worker. During World War II, she was a member of the Polish Underground. She helped save Jewish children ~

Vivien Thomas, cardiac surgery pioneer, 1940's, http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0386792/?ref_=nv_sr_1 . OP: Saw the movie about this guy. Really good. It was Severus Snape and Mos Def fighting hate by fixing hearts. Good watch.

Vivien Thomas, cardiac surgery pioneer. 1940's.

Vivien Thomas, cardiac surgery pioneer, He first developed the procedures used to treat blue baby syndrome. The movie is called "Something the Lord Made"

Leonard Lake and Charles Ng were a pair of serial killers responsible for as many as 25 murders.

Leonard Lake and Charles Ng

KILLERS: Leonard Lake Charles Ng , serial killers responsible for as many as 25 deaths

"Thank you to my father for not clipping my wings and for letting me fly."– Malala Yousafzai, the 17-year-old Pakistani children's rights advocate, after being awarded the Nobel Peace Prize at an awards ceremony in Oslo, Norway

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Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani girl shot by the Taliban, awarded the 2014 Nobel peace Prize.

Pearl Louella Kendrick (August 24, 1890 – October 8, 1980) was an American bacteriologist. Kendrick is known for co-developing the first vaccine for whooping cough. She also contributed to the promotion of international vaccine standards.

In when Pearl Kendrick was a three-year-old growing up in Wheaton, Illinois, she was struck with a case of whooping cough/pertussis (Bordetella pertussis). Four and one-half decades later, she developed the first effective vaccine against whooping cough.

Biochemist Florence Barbara Seibert (1897-1991) developed the skin test for tuberculosis. After graduating from Goucher College, she worked as a chemist during World War I and then went to Yale University, where she earned a Ph.D. and made important discoveries about the ability of some bacteria to survive distillation techniques and therefore contaminate intravenous injections. During the 1930s, she taught at University of Pennsylvania and developed the tuberculosis skin reaction test,

Florence Barbara Seibert was born in Easton, Pennsylvania on October 1897 (d. August She was an American biochemist known for isolating a pure form of tuberculin used in the standard TB test. She is a member of the U. National Womens Hall of Fame.

Alice Paul.... than you for fighting for my right to vote

Alice Paul and the Women's Suffrage Movement

Alice Stokes Paul was an American suffragist and activist. Along with Lucy Burns and others, she led a successful campaign for women's suffrage that resulted in the passage of the Nineteenth Amendment to the U. Constitution in Wikipedia

How An Ohio Housewife Flew Around The World, Made History, And Was Then Forgotten Jerrie Mock was a 38-year-old housewife from Columbus, Ohio, when, 50 years ago this week, she accomplished what Amelia Earhart is famous for having failed to do. But in the decades since, as Mock’s life began to unravel, history all but forgot the pilot who made it.

How An Ohio Housewife Flew Around The World, Made History, And Was Then Forgotten

50 years ago today, April an Ohio Housewife Flew Around The World, Made History, And Was Then Forgotten