Deutsche Helden hinter Gittern: Die Skulpturen der Siegesallee waren von Hitlers "Generalbauinspektor für die Reichshauptstadt" Albert Speer an die Große Sternallee im Tiergarten versetzt worden. Nach dem Krieg wurden sie im Lapidarium zwischengelagert. Von links: Wilhelm I. von Reinhold Begas (vor 1905), Markgraf Johann II. von Brandenburg von Reinhold Felderhoff (1899) und Markgraf Otto II. von Brandenburg von Josef Uphues (1898).
Rare photograph of an Onna-bugeisha, female warriors of the upper social classes in feudal Japan. Often mistakenly referred to as “female samurai”, female warriors have a long history in Japan, beginning long before samurai emerged as a warrior class.
In Kathrine Switzer was the first woman to run the Boston marathon. After realizing that a woman was running, race organizer Jock Semple went after Switzer shouting, “Get the hell out of my race and give me those numbers.
An East German soldier helping a boy cross the newly formed ‘Berlin Wall,’ The boy was found on the opposite side of the wall from his family. Despite given orders by the East German government to let no one pass, the soldier helped the boy through