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Tania Head became famous after she claimed she was a 9/11 survivor, one of only nineteen people to escape death above the point of impact in the South Tower.      Read more: http://www.bellenews.com/2012/03/25/world/us-news/how-fake-911-victim-tania-head-tormented-a-genuine-survivor-revealed-in-the-woman-who-wasnt-there/#ixzz1q9j0kAcy

The fantasist of The story of Tania Head's escape from the Twin Towers captivated America and made her a heroine among survivors. Just one problem - she wasn't even there that day

Shrek is inspired by a real person, Maurice Tillet, a professional wrestler.

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.

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.

Baby pic of Adolf Hitler - Quotes - "How fortunate for governments that the people they administer don't think"   - Adolf Hitler  "The very first essential for success is a perpetually constant and regular employment of violence" -    Adolf Hitler - "Great liars are also great magicians" -   Adolf Hitler     "Hate is more lasting than dislike"  - Adolf Hitler

Adolf Hitler was born on April 1889 at the Gasthof zum Pommer. When Hitler was his family moved to Germany. This picture portrays Hitler as an infant

La modelo original sostiene la imagen años después. We Can Do It. Podemos hacerlo.

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 soldier and the nurse from the D-Day kiss picture in Times Square

The Sailor and the nurse from the D-Day kiss picture in Times Square. Fun Fact- the sailor didn't come forward because he was married at the time of the kiss!

Inspiring

Dorothy Day with her prison dress. On November 1917 Day went to prison for being one of forty women in front of the White House protesting women's exclusion from the electorate.<- Dorothy Day has always been a hero of mine.

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Mermaid Skeleton in National Museum in Copenhagen, pic taken June 2012 by

WHAT?? Feodor Vassilyev  (c. 1707[1]-1782) was a peasant from Shuya, Russia. His first wife, Mrs. Vassilyev sets the record for most children birthed by a single woman. She gave birth to a total of 69 children; however, few other details are known of her life, such as her date of birth or death. She gave birth to 16 pairs of twins, 7 sets of triplets and 4 sets of quadruplets between 1725 and 1765, in a total of 27 births. 67 of the 69 children born are said to have survived infancy.

Feodor Vassilyev (c. was a peasant from Shuya, Russia. His first wife, Mrs. Vassilyev sets the record for most children birthed by a single woman. She gave birth to a total of 69 children; however, few other details are known of her life, s

DNA  Related to Abraham Lincoln: "Meet Ralph C. Lincoln from Johnstown, Pennsylvania, 11th generation Lincoln..."  "If Mordecai Lincoln was Ralph's 5th great-grandfather & was Abraham Lincoln's great uncle, then Ralph's 3rd Great-grandfather was Abraham's second cousin. Therefore, Ralph is Abraham's second cousin, five times removed( not his third cousin). There does appear to be a remarkable resemblance between Ralph and Abraham..." via Teach Me Genealogy

Ralph C. Lincoln, generation Lincoln, cousin of Abraham, neat. In my family all of the first born daughters, and many of the subsequent daughters on the maternal side look incredibly alike especially in the baby pics.

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