Amazing photo of Mother Teresa as a child! She was the youngest child of Nikola and Drane Bojaxhiu and was originally named 'Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu'. Agnes received her first communion at the age of five.a living saint in my time.
Mata Hari, circa In 1917 the Paris dancer was sentenced to death for spying for Germany during World War I. Her exotic and provocative routines brought her fame across Europe, and her lovers included military and political figures from France and Germany.
A young Ernest Hemingway in hospital during the war. It makes no sense that those words came from this man and transformed him down through all the circles of hell. But it is also proof that life is about moments, and we should not forget these.
Jules Verne, 22 years, "The sea is everything. It covers seven tenths of the terrestrial globe. Its breath is pure and healthy. It is an immense desert, where man is never lonely, for he feels life stirring on all sides.
I sat in this (JFK's) rocking chair - now in the Presidential Suite at the Waldorf Astoria. -- “Sure it’s a big job; but I don’t know anyone who can do it better than I can” ~ John Fitzgerald Kennedy, President of the United States
Hawaiian royalty: Liliuokalani, original name Lydia Kamakaeha was the first and only reigning Hawaiian queen and the last Hawaiian sovereign to govern the islands, which were annexed by the United States in 1898