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Tilda Swinton
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Juliette Binoche... so simply and beautiful
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Mark Twain with a kitten in Tuxedo Park, New York, 1907. From the Mark Twain Papers, Bancroft Library, UC Berkeley.
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Charlotte Gainsbourg
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Mark Twain (pen-name of Samuel Clemens) receiving an honorary Doctor of Literature degree from Oxford University, 1907
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ALEXANDRE DUMAS
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Hans Christian Andersen
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Jan Palach was a Czech student of history and political economy at Charles University. He committed suicide by self-immolation as a political protest against the end of the Prague Spring resulting from the 1968 invasion of Czechoslovakia by the Warsaw Pact armies.
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Madeleine Albright - Wikipedia
Madeleine Albright was born Marie Jana Korbelova in Prague, Czechoslovakia. Albright was the 64th U.S. Secretary of State under Bill Clinton. She later became the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations.
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Annie Leibovitz
"I didn't want to let women down. One of the stereotypes I see breaking is the idea of aging and older women not being beautiful." -Annie Leibovitz
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Milada Horáková was put to death at age 49 by hanging in Pankrác Prison, Prague on June 27, 1950. Of the 248 persons executed for political reasons in Communist Czechoslovakia during the Cold War, she was the only woman executed. She is a national heroine in the Czech Republic, and June 27th is the official day of “Commemoration for the Victims of the Communist Regime.”
a man with his face painted like the joker, wearing black makeup and dark hair
Horrorgrafia
.Clint Eastwood by Bloody Mary
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Beatrix Potter Books
Beatrix Potter
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Forgiveness From the Heart of Corrie Ten Boom
Corrie Ten Boom helped many Jews escape the Nazi Holocaust by hiding them in a secret room in her family's home. Eventually she was arrested and taken to concentration camps, including Ravensbruck. While imprisoned she held Bible studies using a small Bible she managed to sneak passed guards. After the war she aided Holocaust survivors, traveled as a public speaker to over sixty countries and wrote eight books. (Submitted by Michaela Jaros)
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Dame Maggie Smith & Dame Judi Dench. So much class in one photo. The camera must've danced for joy.
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Spectacular Colorized B&W Photos of Historical Icons
Spectacular Colorized B Photos of Historical Icons - charles darwin
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tarantino
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sir anthony hopkins
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Julienne Moore
Freeman Robert Downey Jr., Errol Flynn, Morgan Freeman, Tyrone Power, Freeman
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Freeman
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Albert Watson – Pagina 3 – © Pleasurephoto
Photo Albert Watson, Uma Thurman
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Perpetual Anticipation
Susan Sarandon
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Stanley Kubrick
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Astrid Lindgren