Sukhoi 30MK2, Ugandan Air Force
"Condoleezza Rice was born on November 14, 1954, in Birmingham, Alabama. She grew up surrounded by racism in the segregated South, but went on to become the first woman and first African-American to serve as provost of Stanford University. In 2001, Rice was appointed national security adviser by President George W. Bush, becoming the first black woman (and second woman) to hold the post, and went on to become the first black woman to serve as U.S. Secretary of State. (She was the nation’s 66th Secretary of State, serving from January 2005 to 2009.)"
Army Specialist David Hickman
David Hickman was the 4,474th and officially last US soldier to die in the Iraq War. On Saturday, Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta told reporters: “Those lives were not lost in vain.”