V-J Day Nurse Dies At 91

Sad news: Edith Shain, the former nurse whose image became world-famous on August 14, 1945 when an unknown sailor dipped her back for a kiss, died on Sunday at the age of 91. [MSNBC] » 6/23/10 9:20am 6/23/10 9:20am

Edith Shain, 90, who claims to be the woman in the famous 1945 photo of a nurse being kissed by a sailor on V-J Day, recreated the photo with actors from the Broadway show South Pacific » 11/10/08 12:20pm 11/10/08 12:20pm days before she'll serve as the grand marshal of NY's Veterans Day parade. Several people have claimed to be part of the iconic…