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Too cute! 
Photo Credit: Scot Tucker

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Too cute! 

Photo Credit: Scot Tucker

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Josephine Skriver- NYFW STREET STYLE

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Josephine Skriver- NYFW STREET STYLE

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The Berlin Airlift Ends

The Berlin Airlift was one of the most important events of the Cold War.  On September 30, 1949 the last plane of the Berlin Airlift unloaded supplies in the city.  Over the 15 months of the Airlift, 278,228 relief flights were made.  2,326,404 tons of cargo were delivered.

In 1948, Berlin was the divided capital of a divided country.  That June, the Soviet Union established a blockade around Berlin. By sealing off the roads linking Berlin to western Germany, the Soviets hoped they could force the Americans, British, and French to leave their sectors of the city.

Berlin’s two and a half million inhabitants faced the prospect of privation and even starvation as their food and other supplies ran out. President Truman’s choice was a stark one: either abandon the city to the Soviets or risk a military confrontation that could lead to World War III.

It seemed like an impossible task to keep the entire city functioning but the United States, Britain, and France worked together to airlift all necessary supplies into the city.  Food, coal, and industrial supplies were flown into the city on a round-the-clock basis.  Soldiers even parachuted chocolate bars into the city for Berlin children. 

More - The Berlin Airlift from the Truman Library

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Clint Eastwood skating on the street of Rome, ca. 1960s.

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Clint Eastwood skating on the street of Rome, ca. 1960s.

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"I speak relatively little, except when I’m at home and I’m asking for things." -Roger Moore

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"I speak relatively little, except when I’m at home and I’m asking for things." -Roger Moore

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