Lionel Logue, age Australian speech therapist responsible for the un-stammering of King George VI. Here he is with his future wife, Myrtle Gruenert.un-stammering of King George VI. Here he is with his future wife, Myrtle Gruenert. Suggestion by ljvera
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!
WWII American GIs took a heart shield bible with them into combat. Most consisted of the New Testament covered with metal plates and were kept in a soldier's shirt pocket, over his heart. The intent was to stop an enemy's bullet from striking their heart.
This photograph shows Amelia Earhart Putnam and Laura Ingalls descending from a TWA “Sky Chief” airplane that stopped briefly at the municipal airport in Wichita, Kansas. The two female aviators were headed for Los Angeles, California, August
Rose Wilder Lane was the only surviving child of Laura and Almanzo. She grew up to become a prolific writer like her mother. [The State Historical Society of Missouri, Photograph Collection Self-taught
Rose Wilder Lane - Rose Wilder was born December in De Smet, Dakota Territory, the first child of Almanzo and Laura Ingalls Wilder. Laura tells of Rose's birth and early childhood in The First Four Years.