Milton Snavely Hershey and wife were to have returned home on the Titanic and had even given a deposit of $300.00 for their tickets. Fate intervened when business prompted them to return earlier on the ship, Amerika. If not for fate there would be no Hershey's Chocolate
Cecilia Payne - the woman who discovered what the universe is made of has not so much as received a memorial plaque. Every high school student knows that Isaac Newton discovered gravity, that Charles Darwin discovered evolution, and that Albert Einstein discovered the relativity of time. But when it comes to the composition of our universe, the textbooks simply say that the most abundant atom in the universe is hydrogen. And no one ever wonders how we know.
The REAL Alice! Alice Liddel photographed by Lewis Carroll. She was Mr. Carroll's inspiration for his famous book, Alice in Wonderland.
John Jacob Astor lV, wife 19-year-old Madeleine, and dog Kitty headed for the Titanic. He and Kitty did not survive. Madeleine, on her return, later gave birth to their son John Jacob Astor VI.
Friday 13th 1889: Aunt Bertha promises her family - we'll never go hungry again.
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“Class leader Hillary Rodham (Hillary Clinton's single name) of Wellesley College talking about student protests which she supported in her commencement speech, June 11, 1969″
Katherine Switzer defying societal odds. In 1967 a race official tried to remove Katherine Switzer from the Boston Marathon only to be pushed aside by marathon runners. Women were considered "too fragile" for the marathon at the time and were prohibited from running. Switzer completed the race.