CAVEAT: This is one of a series of crude and prurient celebrity death scene recreations by Canadian photographer Grant Waud, here envisioning Elvis Presley lifeless on the toilet. It is not a genuine image of the dead Presley, though it is often repinned here erroneously as such. It doesn't even resemble the late singer.
Jesse James' first train robbery was July 21, 1873 near Adair, Iowa. The engine, tender, and baggage cars were derailed and the engineer killed. Jesse and his brother Frank, approached the expressman with cocked 44’s. The James-Younger gang rode off with nearly $3,000—worth about $51,000 today.
21 April '41: Rommel awarded with the Italian Medal for bravery in silver. Few Panzer III Tropen in the foreground. Rommel's leadership of German and Italian forces in the North African campaign established him as one of the most able commanders of the war, and earned him the appellation of the Desert Fox. He is regarded as one of the most skilled commanders of desert warfare in the conflict.