RIP Ray Manzarek (February 12, 1939 — May 20, 2013), keyboardist for American rock band The Doors

RIP Ray Manzarek (February 12, 1939 — May 20, 2013), keyboardist for American rock band The Doors

fucksiaxx said: Videla is one of the most hated person in my country. I thnk you should put at least WHAT he did, or WHAT he was, because he was a fucking dictator, the biggest shit in my country. It's not everything that neutral. Sorry, taht makes me mad, he's someone to remember

for me, the purpose of this blog is to provide posts for others, who know more, to reblog.

maybe if you’d like to write something up about him as an ask, i could post it?

RIP Jorge Videla (August 2, 1925 — May 17, 2013), Argentine general who deposed Isabel Martínez de Perón in a 1976 coup d’etat

RIP Jorge Videla (August 2, 1925 — May 17, 2013), Argentine general who deposed Isabel Martínez de Perón in a 1976 coup d’etat

RIP Henrique Rosa (January 16, 1946 — May 15, 2013), President of Guinea-Bissau from 2003-2005.

RIP Henrique Rosa (January 16, 1946 — May 15, 2013), President of Guinea-Bissau from 2003-2005.

"Asking who won a given war, someone has said, is like asking who won the San Francisco earthquake. That in war there is no victory but only varying degrees of defeat is a proposition that has gained increasing acceptance in the twentieth century."

Kenneth Waltz, Man, the State, and War

RIP Kenneth Waltz (June 8, 1924 — May 13, 2013), American political scientist

RIP Kenneth Waltz (June 8, 1924 — May 13, 2013), American political scientist

RIP Dr. Joyce Brothers (October 20, 1927 — May 13, 2013), American psychologist and advice columnist.

RIP Dr. Joyce Brothers (October 20, 1927 — May 13, 2013), American psychologist and advice columnist.

RIP Judit Ágoston-Mendelényi (January 21, 1937 — May 12, 2013), Hungarian fencer.
She won gold in the 1964 Tokyo Olympic Games

RIP Judit Ágoston-Mendelényi (January 21, 1937 — May 12, 2013), Hungarian fencer.

She won gold in the 1964 Tokyo Olympic Games

RIP Luciano Lutring (December 30,1937 — May 13, 2013), Italian bandit.
He was known as “the machine-gun soloist”, since he kept his gun in a violin case.

RIP Luciano Lutring (December 30,1937 — May 13, 2013), Italian bandit.

He was known as “the machine-gun soloist”, since he kept his gun in a violin case.

RIP Andrew Simpson (December 17, 1976 — May 9, 2013), English sailor.
He won gold in the 2008 Olympic Games and silver in 2012.

RIP Andrew Simpson (December 17, 1976 — May 9, 2013), English sailor.

He won gold in the 2008 Olympic Games and silver in 2012.