Barbara Woolworth Hutton was one of the wealthiest women in the world. In her later years insisted she be carried around everywhere by two burly attendants. When asked why, she replied "Why walk when I can pay for someone else to do it for me".
After arriving in the U. in the Albert Einstein witnessed the inequities and injustices done to black Americans. Read his little-known essay from 1946 about the "deeply entrenched evil" as he saw it then, and that pervades this country today.
Steve McCurry’s iconic photograph of a young Afghan girl in a Pakistan refugee camp appeared on the cover of National Geographic magazine’s June 1985 issue and became the most famous cover image in the magazine’s history.