Pearl Harbor survivors Michael Ganitch, far left, of California and Robert McCoy, center, of Hawaii talk during the 71st Annual Memorial Ceremony commemorating the attacks on Pearl Harbor at the Pacific National Monument in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, Dec. 7.
Paire-Davis, 'League of Their Own' inspiration, dies at 88
Lavonne "Pepper" Paire-Davis, a star of the All American Girls Professional Baseball League in the 1940s and an inspiration for the central character in the movie "A League of Their Own," has died at 88. (via @The Associated Press)
Wiesław Chrzanowski (20 December 1923 – 29 April 2012) - a Polish politician and lawyer, a member of the Polish anti-Nazi resistance organization, the Home Army, during World War II, here photographed during the Warsaw Uprising.
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