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A look back at some of the defining images of the career of the Philadelphia-born photographer, who has died aged 99

A look back at some of the defining images of the career of the Philadelphia-born photographer, who has died aged 99

Eve Arnold with Marilyn Monroe during the filming of 'The Misfits', 1960

Photographer Eve Arnold dies aged 99

Eve Arnold, left, with Marilyn Monroe during the filming of The Misfits, 1960 Eve Arnold/Magnum Photos

Wie kommt die Sonne in die Milch wird bei dem Event auf dem Demeterhof Bollheim ab jetzt geklärt. #biomilch #blogevent #demeter #biohof #organic #organicfarming #milchkuh #expeditionbiomilch

Wie kommt die Sonne in die Milch wird bei dem Event auf dem Demeterhof Bollheim ab jetzt geklärt. #biomilch #blogevent #demeter #biohof #organic #organicfarming #milchkuh #expeditionbiomilch

Marilyn with Eve Arnold.

Eve Arnold, Marilyn Monroe and Iconic Images

The new Eve Arnold exhibition looks a must

All About Eve: the Photography of Eve Arnold – review

Pancake race on Shrove Tuesday. How did I live this long without knowing this tradition??

Pancake Day race: The most famous of these races dates back to Contestants (usually women wearing aprons) run while flipping a pancake in a frying pan

In England, (and the rest of the UK) the Tuesday before Lent is known as Pancake Day (Shrove Tuesday). On that day it is traditional to eat pancakes, toss pancakes and take part in pancake races. The origins of eating pancakes arose from Christians who observe Lent and wanted to use up all the rich foods in their cupboards before Lent. During Lent eggs, sugar and butter were not allowed so these ingredients were used to make pancakes.

shrove tuesday or pancake day UK Pancakes are associated with the day preceding Lent because they were a way to use up rich foods such as eggs, milk, and sugar, before the fasting season of the 40 days of Lent.

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