They didn’t know each other, but for one second they were one; and the photographer of Life, Alfred Eisenstaedt took the opportunity to snap the picture and commemorate that moment as one of the most romantic images of the end of World War II. It was the 14 of august of 1945, she was a dental assistant and he was a sailor, and without knowing it, they became an icon of love and happiness.
The women in the picture, died at 92 years of age in the state of Virginia. Her name was Greta Zimmer Friedman, she was austrian, and had come to United States in 1938 with two sisters. Her medical state started breaking down a few years ago with pneumonia. The sailor known as George Mendosa lives is Rhode Island is retired at moment.
For many years, no one knew who this lovers where. Many years passed until one day they obtained an interview with the mysterious couple. They spoke to the world, and Greta at that moment revealed everything came as a surprise to her.
Their picture will always symbolize an image of love and happiness.
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