1942. It`s not the beginning of body art, women in hard times painted legs to look like they were wearing stockings.
Marathon runners training for the first modern Olympic games, Athens, 1896. The length of the marathon then was 40 kilometres (25 mi). Spyridon Louis from Greece won the race with the result 2:58:50. By the way, during the marathon Louis made a stop at a local inn to drink a glass of wine, just to refresh himself.
1926, the true Christopher Robin, son of A.A.Milne, with his favorite toy – teddy bear named Edward, which he got for his first birthday. First stories about Winnie the Pooh and Christopher Robin appeared in 1924 and soon were joined by other heroes that also were stuffed animals of Milne’s son: Tigger, Piglet, Eeyore and…
1904, Washington Zoo. A pair of now extinct thylacine also known as the Tasmanian wolf or Tasmanian tiger. Despite its official classification as extinct in 1930, because of intensive hunting, sightings are still reported, though none has been conclusively proven yet.