A Parisian resistance patrol the city on August 29, 1944. This woman fights along men to recapture Nazi occupied France. She aided the mission two days prior by having killed several German soldiers.

A Parisian resistance patrol the city on August 29, 1944. This woman fights along men to recapture Nazi occupied France. She aided the mission two days prior by having killed several German soldiers.

Pocahontas acted as political diplomat to seek peace between the Powhatan and English. Her selfless act of saving John Smith’s life occurred in a secluded tribal ceremony. She acted as a peacemaker and cultural ambassador.

Pocahontas acted as political diplomat to seek peace between the Powhatan and English. Her selfless act of saving John Smith’s life occurred in a secluded tribal ceremony. She acted as a peacemaker and cultural ambassador.

Daughter of Chief Mad Bear, Assiniboin people (Siouan First Nations), circa 1880.

Daughter of Chief Mad Bear, Assiniboin people (Siouan First Nations), circa 1880.

Tricia Nixon and Edward Cox at their White House wedding. June 12, 1971. 

Tricia Nixon and Edward Cox at their White House wedding. June 12, 1971.