1960: Two ladies at a cafe on the Champs-Elysees, Paris

Style - Paris Cafe Scene: Two ladies at a cafe on the Champs-Elysees, Paris

Ano Lechonia, Magnesia, Greece, July 9, 1944. Gestapo and Greek collaborationists (group EASAD) killed 3 women: Lucia (mother, aged 60, on the right), Sophia (daughter, aged 38, in the middle) of the rich family Topali, and Philitsa Kalavrou (their housekeeper, aged 40, on the left).   B/W photo by Kostas ZImeris.

Ano Lechonia, Magnesia, Greece, July Gestapo and Greek soldiers killed 3 women of a family

Greece, 1942-1944. Students at an elementary school; a galloping inflation imposed by the German authorities paying for goods on the Greek market with counterfeit money, made an unaffordable luxury the buy of new shows, especially for growing children.

Art Greece, Students at an elementary school; a galloping inflation imposed by the German authorities paying for goods on the Greek market with counterfeit money, made an unaffordable luxury the buy of new shows, especially for growing children.

Highclere Castle's Lady Carnarvon

The REAL mistress of Downton! Highclere Castle's Lady Carnarvon on how the TV show saved her beloved home - and confronting the ghostly footman who haunts it

With so many people clattering around the house, Lady Carnarvon, hasn't spotted any of its famous ghosts in a while- pictured with husband George

Athens,Greece 1942. Photo taken by Voula Papaioannou.(Under German and Axis occupation, death ratio due to famine raised to one of the highest in occupied Europe).

Athens,Greece Photo taken by Voula Papaioannou. Under German and Axis occupation, death ratio due to famine raised to one of the highest in occupied Europe

1948 - "King George" Hotel, Syntagma Square - Athens, Greece - photo Dmitri Kessel

1948 - "King George" Hotel, Syntagma Square - Athens, Greece - photo Dmitri Kessel (next door to the Hotel Grande Bretagne)

The Nazi propaganda picture shows a soldier of the German Wehrmacht overlooking Athens after the conquest of the city. The photo was taken in May 1941. Photo: Berliner Verlag / Archive - NO WIRE SERVICE -

The Nazi propaganda picture shows a soldier of the German Wehrmacht overlooking Athens after the conquest of the city. The photo was taken in May Photo: Berliner Verlag / Archive - NO WIRE SERVICE - . once upon a REAL Time.

Liberated Athenians greet British soldiers in Athens from the photo book Ellada 1944 by Dmitri Kessel

Liberated Athenians greet British soldiers in Athens from the photo book Ellada 1944 by Dmitri Kessel

The Great 1953 Ionian Earthquake struck the southern Ionian Islands on August 12, 1953. Beginning on 8 August there were over 113 recorded earthquakes in the region between Kefalonia and Zakynthos, but the most destructive was the earthquake of August 12th. That earthquake struck at 11.24 local time and measured 7.2 on the surface wave magnitude scale and caused widespread damage throughout the islands of Kefalonia and Zakynthos.

The Great 1953 Ionian Earthquake struck the southern Ionian Islands on August…

The Great 1953 Ionian Earthquake struck the southern Ionian Islands on August 12, 1953. Beginning on 8 August there were over 113 recorded earthquakes in the region between Kefalonia and Zakynthos, but the most destructive was the earthquake of August 12th. That earthquake struck at 11.24 local time and measured 7.2 on the surface wave magnitude scale and caused widespread damage throughout the islands of Kefalonia and Zakynthos.

The Great 1953 Ionian Earthquake struck the southern Ionian Islands on August…

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