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Opening the Mona Lisa at the end of WWII, 1945- Leonardo da Vinci’s smiling maiden moved at least six times during the war before she was brought, safe and sound, back to the Louvre.

Opening the Mona Lisa at the end of WWII, 1945- Leonardo da Vinci’s smiling maiden moved at least six times during the war before she was brought, safe and sound, back to the Louvre.

“An eighteen year old boy is carried into the shock ward, and he looks up at my trustingly asking, “How am I doing, nurse?” I just kiss his forehead and say, “You are doing just fine soldier.” He smiles sweetly and says, “I was just checking,” Then he dies. We all cry in private. But not in front of the boys. Never in front of the boys.” - June Wandrey, WWII in HD

“An eighteen year old boy is carried into the shock ward, and he looks up at my trustingly asking, “How am I doing, nurse?” I just kiss his forehead and say, “You are doing just fine soldier.” He smiles sweetly and says, “I was just checking,” Then he dies. We all cry in private. But not in front of the boys. Never in front of the boys.” - June Wandrey, WWII in HD

Alécio de Andrade's beautifully captured moment - the Louvre, 1971.

Alécio de Andrade's beautifully captured moment - the Louvre, 1971.

Photo taken by photographer Jack Bradley and depicts the exact moment this boy, Harold Whittles, hears for the very first time ever. The doctor treating him has just placed an earpiece in his left ear.

Photo taken by photographer Jack Bradley and depicts the exact moment this boy, Harold Whittles, hears for the very first time ever. The doctor treating him has just placed an earpiece in his left ear.

"The Vitruvian Man: Le proporzioni del corpo secondo Vitruvio" - Leonardo da Vinci, c.1490. Happy Birthday Leonardo!

"The Vitruvian Man: Le proporzioni del corpo secondo Vitruvio" - Leonardo da Vinci, c.1490. Happy Birthday Leonardo!

In homes with usually only one room, the box-bed allowed some privacy and helped keep people warm during winter. It was the main furniture of rural houses in Brittany until the 20th century.

In homes with usually only one room, the box-bed allowed some privacy and helped keep people warm during winter. It was the main furniture of rural houses in Brittany until the 20th century.

San Gerolamo-Leonardo da Vinci -

San Gerolamo-Leonardo da Vinci -

The long life of Jeanne Calment…

The long life of Jeanne Calment…

IRENA SENDLER (1910-2008) - a true hero who saved 2,500 children. Irena was a nurse / social worker who served in the Polish Underground during World War II. She smuggled 2,500 children out of the Warsaw Ghetto and then provided them with false identity documents and with housing outside the Ghetto. She said, “Every child saved with my help is the justification of my existence on this Earth, and not a title to glory.”

IRENA SENDLER (1910-2008) - a true hero who saved 2,500 children. Irena was a nurse / social worker who served in the Polish Underground during World War II. She smuggled 2,500 children out of the Warsaw Ghetto and then provided them with false identity documents and with housing outside the Ghetto. She said, “Every child saved with my help is the justification of my existence on this Earth, and not a title to glory.”

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