The Most Iconic Photographs From National Geographic's 125-Year History  Perhaps the most iconic National Geographic photo, Steve McCurry snapped this picture of an Afghan girl in a Pakistan refugee camp in 1984. It almost went unnoticed, until one editor rescued it from a pile and stuck it on the June 1985 Cover

The Most Iconic Photographs From National Geographic's 125-Year History

The Most Iconic Photographs From National Geographic's 125-Year History Perhaps the most iconic National Geographic photo, Steve McCurry snapped this picture of an Afghan girl in a Pakistan refugee camp in 1984. It almost went unnoticed, until one editor rescued it from a pile and stuck it on the June 1985 Cover

Love this photo: Sharbat Gula (born ca. 1972) is an Afghan woman who was the subject of a famous photograph by journalist Steve McCurry. Gula was living as a refugee in Pakistan during the time of the Soviet occupation of Afghanistan when she was photographed. The image was featured on the cover of the June 1985 issue of National Geographic Magazine at a time she was about 12 years old. Gula was known throughout the world simply as "the Afghan Girl" until she was identified in early 2002.

Love this photo: Sharbat Gula (born ca. 1972) is an Afghan woman who was the subject of a famous photograph by journalist Steve McCurry. Gula was living as a refugee in Pakistan during the time of the Soviet occupation of Afghanistan when she was photographed. The image was featured on the cover of the June 1985 issue of National Geographic Magazine at a time she was about 12 years old. Gula was known throughout the world simply as "the Afghan Girl" until she was identified in early 2002.

This famous Steve McCurry photograph of Sharbat Gula, a young Afghan girl, that adorned the cover of National Geographic magazine and went on to become one of the most famous faces in the world.

Iconic 'Afghan girl' image was almost cut, photographer reveals

This famous Steve McCurry photograph of Sharbat Gula, a young Afghan girl, that adorned the cover of National Geographic magazine and went on to become one of the most famous faces in the world.

A Life Revealed  Her eyes have captivated the world since she appeared on our cover in 1985. Now we can tell her story

A picture is worth a thousand words – Lesson Plan

A Life Revealed Her eyes have captivated the world since she appeared on our cover in 1985. Now we can tell her story

“There is a voice that doesn’t use words. Listen.” – Rumi

“There is a voice that doesn’t use words. Listen.” – Rumi

malcolmxing: “Street Kid in Kabul. One girl over the years, photographed by different photographers. ”

malcolmxing: “Street Kid in Kabul. One girl over the years, photographed by different photographers. ”

“A state that does not educate and train women is like a man who only trains his right arm.” ― Jostein Gaarder, Sophie's World

“A state that does not educate and train women is like a man who only trains his right arm.” ― Jostein Gaarder, Sophie's World

Be ChildRich and proud for saving Humanity. Human birth rate is dropping fast due to human hedonism and individualism, effective birth control and anti-STD drugs and anti-natalist ideologies like ChildFree, MGTOW, Zeta male ideologies. If the decline  of birth rates is not stopped, Humanity will cease to exist. When you decide to extend your family line, not only you fulfill your moral duties to your family and ancestors, you save Humanity from depopulation and extinction.

The only real rest comes when you’re alone with Allah & Maulana Jalaluddin Rumi

Be ChildRich and proud for saving Humanity. Human birth rate is dropping fast due to human hedonism and individualism, effective birth control and anti-STD drugs and anti-natalist ideologies like ChildFree, MGTOW, Zeta male ideologies. If the decline of birth rates is not stopped, Humanity will cease to exist. When you decide to extend your family line, not only you fulfill your moral duties to your family and ancestors, you save Humanity from depopulation and extinction.

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