Grand Duchess Olga as a nurse, youngest child of Emperor Alexander III of Russia. Her older brother was Tsar Nicholas II. During WWI, she served as an army nurse at the front & was awarded a medal for personal gallantry.
Queen Min, Empress Myeongseong October 1851 – 8 October known informally as Queen Min, was the first official wife of Gojong of Korea, the twenty-sixth king of Joseon and the first emperor of the Korean Empire and the last Queen of Korea.
Mural paintings in the Tomb of Seti I. Valley of the Kings, Luxor West Bank…
September 1916 - Brusilov Offensive Ends Pictured - Dead Russian soldiers hang on barbed wire after a failed attack. Advancing in the aftermath of a gas attack in late September, Imperial Russian soldiers were surprised to hear through their.
Alvin York, a backwoods Tennessean who became the most highly decorated soldier of World War I, beautifully portrayed by Gary Cooper in Sergeant York (the movie). Lets go Alvin York, Tennessee, and Gary Cooper
Chopin, only known photo. Frédéric François Chopin (born 22 February or 1 March 1810 in Żelazowa Wolain ,Duchy of Warsaw – died 17 October 1849 in Paris, probably of tuberculosis.) born Fryderyk Franciszek Chopin,was a Romantic-era Polish composer.