Building the very first Ferris Wheel. The original Ferris Wheel was designed and constructed by George Washington Gale Ferris, Jr. as a landmark for the 1893 World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago. The term Ferris wheel later came to be used generically for all such structures.
Lillian Gish - the most beautiful girl of the Silent Screen. Her characters were innocent even when their lives had been tainted by hardship. Her characters were not only beautiful but brave and strong. She depicted women from literature and even opera as no one else has ever done. She was Hollywood's brightest star for many, many years.
The state portrait of The Queen (b. 1926) was commissioned to commemorate Her Majesty's Coronation, which took place on 2 June 1953. Her Majesty's dress, made of white satin, was designed by Sir Norman Hartnell, The Queen's principal dressmaker. The embroidery design incorporates national and Commonwealth emblems executed in seed pearls, crystals, coloured silks and gold and silver thread.