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#AliceGuyBlaché (Saint-Mandé, 1 de julio de 1873 – Mahwah, de Nueva Jersey, 24 de marzo de 1968) fue una directora de #cine francesa pionera que realizó películas en la misma época que los hermanos Lumière y Charles Pathé.

Alice Guy-Blaché (July 1873 – March French pioneer filmmaker who was the first female director in the motion picture industry and is considered to be one of the first directors of a fiction film /

The first Afghan female pilot. Let me repeat, first. Afghan. Female. Pilot. Yeah, its pretty impressive. (And sexism is  dumb.)

The first Afghan female pilot…

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Nancy Green a former slave, was employed in 1893 to promote the Aunt Jemima brand by demonstrating the pancake mix at expositions and fairs. She was a popular attraction because of her friendly personality, great story-telling, and warmth. Green signed a lifetime contract with the pancake company and her image was used for packaging and billboards.

Nancy Green a former slave, was employed in 1893 to promote the Aunt Jemima brand by demonstrating the pancake mix at expositions and fairs. She was a popular attraction because of her friendly personality, great story-telling, and warmth.

Victorian portraits .... I don't know what he said to her, but it sure got a reaction! I just love this - puts a smile on my face!

Victorian photo booth

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Viola Gregg Liuzzo (1925-1965) was the first white female civil rights activist killed during the American civil rights movement. She was horrified by the images of the “Bloody Sunday” voting rights march in Alabama in March 1965. Therefore, she traveled to Selma, saying the struggle was everybody's fight;. While shuttling marchers in her car, she was shot and murdered by a Ku Klux Klan member. One of four Klansmen in the car was Gary Thomas Rowe, Jr. who turned out to be an FBI informant.

Viola Liuzzo was murdered on March 1965 after the Selma-to-Montgomery Civil Rights March. She was a civil rights activist from Michigan. She is the only white woman honored at the Montgomery Civil Rights Memorial.

Hiuaz Kairovna Dospanova: the only female pilot & navigator from Kazakhstan to serve during WWII. From May 1942 she served as navigator & later became head of communication of the 46th Guards Night Bomber Regiment—referred to as the Night Witches. Dospanova made 300+ combat missions & was injured in 1943 while landing in blackout conditions. She survived the crash but fractured her legs. 3 months later, she returned to keep fighting, going all the way to Berlin for victory.

A Night Witch. She was the only female pilot and navigator of a the Night Witches Bomber Regiment known for terrorizing Nazis during WWII.

James Butler Hickok, ca 1874 He was known as "Wild Bill Hickok", a legend of the American Old West. His skills as a gunfighter and scout, along with his reputation as a lawman and professional gambler, resulted in his fame, though some of his exploits are fictionalized.

James Butler Hickok, ca 1874 He was known as "Wild Bill Hickok", a legend of the American Old West.

Estacionamento comum de New York, em 1930.

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Alice Stokes Paul (January 11, 1885 – July 9, 1977) was an American suffragist and women's rights activist. As the main leader and strategist of the campaign, along with Lucy Burns and others, she led a successful campaign for women's suffrage that resulted in the passage of the Nineteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution in 1920.

Alice Stokes Paul - was an American suffragist, feminist, and women's rights activist, and the main leader and strategist of the campaign for the Nineteenth Amendment to the U. Constitution which prohibits sex discrimination in the right to vote.

The Man Who Lived In Three Centuries- Uncle Fed Messer, 1792-1907,

The Man Who Lived In Three Centuries- Uncle Fed Messer,

Catherine Leroy (1945-2006). Photographe de guerre dès l'âge de 21 ans, elle avait couvert,entre autres les guerres du Vietnam et du Liban dans les périodes les plus dures et y avait même été faite prisonnière. (Vietnam). En 1976, elle sera la 1ère femme  à recevoir le prix Robert Capa Gold Metal pour ses photos de combats de rue à Beyrouth lors de la guerre du Liban.

Catherine Leroy: One of the only female combat photographers in the Vietnam war was also the most daring.

The first woman to run the Boston marathon, and the men trying to pull her off the course.

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.

A young James A. Garfield, 20th President of the United States.

(Civil War Major General) James A. Garfield, President of the United States. Photographic reproduction of a portrait of future President James A. Garfield at the time of his marriage in

Alice Guy. Pionera na dirección de cine, foi a primeira persoa que dirixiu uma película de ficción.  O artigo fala de homes que fixerom seus os trabalhos de mulheres.

Pionera na dirección de cine, foi a primeira persoa que dirixiu uma película de ficción. O artigo fala de homes que fixerom seus os trabalhos de mulheres.

Boris III, roi des Bulgares (184-1943)

Boris III of Bulgaria was the only national leader in Europe to save his entire Jewish population during the Holocaust. Boris defied Hitler refusing multiple times to deliver his Jewish citizens beyond the borders of his kingdom.

Eileen Nearne — known as Didi — was, in fact, one of the bravest secret agents of World War II. She sent over 105 radio transmissions that paved the way for Allied troop movements. The average SOE lasted 6 weeks, she worked for more 5 months. When caught, she showed exceptional courage, withstanding torture, incarceration, and concentration camps. She survived the war and was awarded the Croix de Guerre ~

Braver than any man: Revealed for the first time, the awe-inspiring courage of two British sisters who waged a one-family war on the Nazis - and were left with emotional scars that never healed

Heroine: Didi's sister Jacqueline also served as an SOE agent during World War II (transmitting messages from the Nazis to the British) but returned to Britain exhausted in 1944

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