In 1967, Kathrine Switzer was the first woman to run the Boston marathon. After realizing that a woman was running, race organizer Jock Semple went after Switzer shouting, “Get the hell out of my race and give me those numbers.” However, Switzer’s boyfriend and other male runners provided a protective shield during the entire marathon. The photographs taken of the incident made world headlines, and Kathrine later won the NYC marathon with a time of 3:07:29.

In 1967, Kathrine Switzer was the first woman to run the Boston marathon. After realizing that a woman was running, race organizer Jock Semple went after Switzer shouting, “Get the hell out of my race and give me those numbers.” However, Switzer’s boyfriend and other male runners provided a protective shield during the entire marathon. The photographs taken of the incident made world headlines, and Kathrine later won the NYC marathon with a time of 3:07:29.

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In 1967, Kathrine Switzer was the first woman to run the Boston marathon. After realizing that a woman was running, race organizer Jock Semple went after Switzer shouting, “Get the hell out of my race and give me those numbers.” However, Switzer’s boyfriend and other male runners provided a protective shield during the entire marathon.The photographs taken of the incident made world headlines, and Kathrine later won the NYC marathon with a time of 3:07.29

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In 1967, Kathrine Switzer was the first woman to run the Boston marathon. After realizing that a woman was running, race organizer Jock Semple went after Switzer shouting, “Get the hell out of my race and give me those numbers.” However, Switzer’s boyfriend and other male runners provided a protective shield during the entire marathon.The photographs taken of the incident made world headlines, and Kathrine later won the NYC marathon with a time of 3:07.29

The FBI captures newspaper heiress and fugitive Patricia Hearst in San Francisco 19 months after she was kidnapped by the Symbionese Liberation Army (SLA). Victim of Stockholm Syndrome.

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Titanic: The World - April 15, 1912 ... This century old newspaper is long out of copyright, making it legal for Heritage Vancouver to scan or photograph it.  However, the act of making an exact copy - whether a scan or a photograph - of an existing work does not confer copyright.  [http://www.capic.org/resources.html?screen=bp=bp_section=What+You+Sell] Titanic: The World - April 15, 1912 by Heritage Vancouver, via Flickr

Titanic: The World - April 15, 1912 ... This century old newspaper is long out of copyright, making it legal for Heritage Vancouver to scan or photograph it. However, the act of making an exact copy - whether a scan or a photograph - of an existing work does not confer copyright. [http://www.capic.org/resources.html?screen=bp=bp_section=What+You+Sell] Titanic: The World - April 15, 1912 by Heritage Vancouver, via Flickr

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