20 Fascinating Photos Of Amazing People Throughout History

When there are significant events, there are significant people. These people have played an important part of what happened before, shaping the future in which we live in today, whether in a good way, or a bad way, whether they made a difference on a big scale or down to a small scale, in one field or another these people are important points in history themselves. We’ve gathered a few photos from the past that will give light to them and how amazing they were, and still are.

1. Mestiza De Sangley

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Dated 1875. This is a portrait of a woman who is called ‘Mestiza de Sangley’, the term referring to a person in the Philippines who is of pure Chinese descent. In Philippine history, Chinese people have often mixed with the Filipino locals, even during the Spanish occupation, when the term was coined.