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Axel Axgil – and Eigil Axgil – were Danish gay activists and a longtime couple. They were the first gay couple in the world, to marry, when Denmark legalised same-sex partnership registration in They adopted the shared surname, Axgil. Gay Couple, Art Gay, Interesting History, World History, Historical Photos, Old Photos, Creepy, The Past, Portraits

Partners Task Force - Committed Couple: Axgil & Axgil

Partners Task Force for Gay & Lesbian Couples: An international resource for same-sex couples, supporting the diverse community of committed gay and lesbian partners through a variety of media, since 1986.

Jackie Kennedy attending the funeral of her assassinated husband, President John Fitzgerald Kennedy, Nov 1963 Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, John Kennedy, Les Kennedy, Jaqueline Kennedy, Caroline Kennedy, Greatest Presidents, American Presidents, American History, Lee Radziwill

Jackie watches funeral proceedings from behind the widow's veil. She was adamant that JFK's funeral would be like the funeral for another assassinated president, Abraham Lincoln.

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Children of War

An English girl comforts her doll in the rubble of her bomb-damaged home in 1940. Fox Photos/Getty Images Rendered homeless by ...

Young John F Kennedy in 1939 Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, Caroline Kennedy, Les Kennedy, John Kennedy Jr, Jfk Jr, Carolyn Bessette Kennedy, John John, Young Jfk, Die Kennedys

Female admirers praise JFK's grandson, 20

John 'Jack' Schlossberg, pictured, was the subject of admiring comment and even a marriage proposal as his mother Caroline Kennedy was sworn in as U.S. ambassador to Japan.

World War II, October London, England, A steel helmeted PDSA (People's Dispensary For Sick Animals) official, rescues cats from the wreckage of a bombed East London building (Photo by Popperfoto/Getty Images) World History, World War Ii, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, The Blitz, Cat People, Vintage Cat, British History, Dieselpunk

World War II, 24th October 1940, London, England, A steel helmeted...

World War II, 24th October 1940, London, England, A steel helmeted PDSA official, rescues cats from the wreckage of a bombed East London building following a German Luftwaffe air raid during The... Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images

World War II February 1945 London England A Rescue worker holds a cat amidst the devastation and rubble caused by a V-bomb launched by a Nazi raid in Judd Street (Photo by Popperfoto/Getty Images) World History, World War Ii, History Magazine, The Blitz, Battle Of Britain, Nagasaki, British History, American History, Native American

World War II, 13th February 1945, London, England, A Rescue worker...

World War II, 13th February 1945, London, England, A Rescue worker holds a cat amidst the devastation and rubble caused by a V-bomb launched by a Nazi raid in Judd Street Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images

A soldier of the U. Seventh Marines carries a rescued puppy in his pocket. SW of Da Nang, Vietnam A soldier of the U. Seventh Marines carries a rescued puppy in his pocket. SW of Da Nang, Vietnam Old School Pictures, Vietnam War Photos, Loyal Dogs, War Dogs, Vietnam Veterans, Da Nang, Norman Rockwell, Military History, Old Photos

35 years after the fall: The Vietnam War in pictures

Communist troops captured Saigon on April 30, 1975, ending one of the most bitter conflicts ever to involve the United States.

Troops of the British and Divisions (XI Corps) entering Lille, France, 18 October (IWM) WWI Ww1 Photos, Colorized Photos, Colorized History, World War One, First World, Ww1 Soldiers, British Soldier, British Army, Modern History

Colourising History

Troops of the British 57th and 59th Divisions (XI Corps) entering Lille, France, 18 October 1918. (IWM)

Barbara Kopple's Oscar-winning documentary depicted a group of coal miners' prolonged and frequently dangerous strike against the Brookside Mine in Harlan County, Ky. In addition to raising awareness of the miners' fight for safer working c. Antique Photos, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Aragon, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Harlan County, Coal Miners, By Any Means Necessary

Coal miners picking out "impurities" before the coal is processes. Before the child labor laws, much of this work was done by boys.

Young Jacqueline Bouvier (Kennedy then Onassis) with her Great Dane, King Phar, at the Annual dog show at the Long Island Kennel Club ~ Hewlett Harbor, NY in John Kennedy, Estilo Jackie Kennedy, Les Kennedy, Jaqueline Kennedy, Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, Grace Kelly, Lee Radziwill, Matou, Jfk Jr

Style icons: Jackie Bouvier Kennedy Onassis

A huge collection of pictures of fashion icon, Jackie Bouvier Kennedy Onassis, wife of JFK and Ari Onassis, she was one of history's more stylish women...

A coal miner and his daughter. This photo was taken by photographer Natalie Franklin. Coal Miners Wife, Coal Mining, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Daddy Daughter Photos, Appalachian People, Portraits, Life Is Hard

A coal miner and his daughter. This photo was taken by talented photographer Natalie Franklin.

 Some of the women who were force fed in prison suffered Long-term health consequences for years to come. We owe these badass ladies so much. Les Suffragettes, Women Suffragette, Suffrage Movement, Great Women, Amazing Women, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Women In History, Illustrations

The forgotten suffragettes: From the vote to being able to wear comfortable clothes, the little-known women who fought for the rights we take for granted today

While Emily Davison and Emmeline Pankhurst's names, have gone down in history, there are countless other women who fought for the cause who have since been forgotten.

London,circa Fire rages in London shops and business premises on Ludgate Hill near St. Paul's after heavy bombing raids (Photo by Popperfoto/Getty Images) London History, British History, Vintage London, Old London, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, The Blitz, London Pictures, War Photography

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