02:48 PM EDT 03/12/2014

Add PEOPLE News

World War II

Credit: Jacqueline Larma/AP
Band of Brothers Veteran Dies

Band of Brothers Veteran William Guarnere Dies at 90

Originally posted 03/10/2014 10:35AM

William "Wild Bill" Guarnere, one of the World War II veterans whose exploits were dramatized in the TV miniseries Band of Brothers, has died. He was 90.

Read More

Credit: W.B. Ledbetter Jr.
See America's Two Oldest Veterans Meet for the First Time

UpdatePosted 12/15/2013 04:30PM

See America's Two Oldest Veterans Meet for the First Time

Originally posted 12/13/2013 06:00PM

The lives of Richard Overton and Elmer Hill bear so many similarities – they're both 107-year-old black men from Texas who served in the Pacific during World War II – that it's a shock their paths never crossed over the years.

Now, thanks to one Austin eldercare facility, the two men, thought to be America's oldest veterans, have met for the first time.

At an event sponsored by Emeritus Senior Living, where Hill lives, the pair swapped memories and made various quips about their advanced age.

Read More

Credit: Kevin Mazur/WireImage; Anne Frank House/Getty
Justin Bieber: I Hope Anne Frank 'Would Have Been a Belieber' | Anne Frank, Justin Bieber

UpdatePosted 04/14/2013 04:15PM

Justin Bieber Hopes Anne Frank 'Would Have Been a Belieber'

Originally posted 04/14/2013 03:15PM

There's a name for the inner circle of followers who know every song, every lyric and every little move Justin Bieber makes: Beliebers.

And if Anne Frank had not died at the age of 15 living inside a concentration camp in Nazi-occupied Germany, the pop star says he hopes she would have joined the ranks of those very fans.

In a controversial note he left in the guestbook at Amsterdam's Anne Frank House, he wrote (according to the museum's Facebook page), "Truly inspiring to be able to come here. Anne was a great girl. Hopefully she would have been a belieber."

Read More

From Our Partners



Sign up for our daily newsletter and other special offers.
    Choose your newsletters
Thank you for signing up! Your request may take up to one week to be processed.
    see all newsletters