Man Widely Known As The ‘Kissing Sailor’ In 1945 V-J Day Photo Dies
by EYDER PERALTA
As pedestrians watch, an American sailor passionately kisses a white-uniformed nurse in Times Square to celebrate the long awaited-victory over Japan on August 14, 1945.
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The man widely believed to be at the center of an iconic 1945 photo showing a sailor kissing a nurse in the middle of Times Square on V-J Day has died.
The Associated Press reports that Glenn McDuffie died of natural causes on Sunday in a nursing home in Dallas.
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