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RIP Nelson Mandela, pictured at his South African home in 2010, 'triumphed as a symbol of national reconciliation between South Africa's races'

Nelson Mandela dead: A symbol of resistance

RIP Nelson Mandela, pictured at his South African home in 2010, 'triumphed as a symbol of national reconciliation between South Africa's races'

UK: Mary Seacole (1805-1881) the pioneering nurse and heroine of the Crimean War. Women we admire; influential women in history #Lottie dolls #herstory

UK: Mary Seacole (1805-1881) the pioneering nurse and heroine of the Crimean War. Women we admire; influential women in history #Lottie dolls #herstory

Rosa McCauley Parks (1913–2005) was an African American civil rights activist whom the U.S. Congress dubbed the "Mother of the Modern-Day Civil Rights Movement". She is famous for her refusal to relinquish her seat to a white man. She was arrested & tried on charges of disorderly conduct & violating a local ordinance. Found guilty, she appealed & formally challenged the legality of racial segregation. After the boycott, she became an icon & spokesperson of the civil rights movement.

Rosa McCauley Parks (1913–2005) was an African American civil rights activist whom the U.S. Congress dubbed the "Mother of the Modern-Day Civil Rights Movement". She is famous for her refusal to relinquish her seat to a white man. She was arrested & tried on charges of disorderly conduct & violating a local ordinance. Found guilty, she appealed & formally challenged the legality of racial segregation. After the boycott, she became an icon & spokesperson of the civil rights movement.

Corporal Channing Day from 3 Medical Regiment - killed in Afhhanistan Nov 2012. American Hero. FALLEN BUT NOT FORGOTTEN HERO.

1,000 mourners pay tribute to 25-year-old Army medic Channing Day who died in firefight while serving in Afghanistan

Corporal Channing Day from 3 Medical Regiment - killed in Afhhanistan Nov 2012. American Hero. FALLEN BUT NOT FORGOTTEN HERO.

My two biggest heroes. Muhammad Ali and Nelson Mandela by Howard Bingham, 1993: This photo defines greatness

My two biggest heroes. Muhammad Ali and Nelson Mandela by Howard Bingham, 1993: This photo defines greatness

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