Sailor in iconic WWII kissing photo dies at 86

Glenn McDuffie was 18 years old the day World War II ended. Having just exited a New Yorksubway station at Times Square, McDuffie, a sailor, heard the news, grabbed a nurse and kissed her. Photographer Alfred Eisenstaedt captured the the moment, which became synonymous with V-J day—August 14, 1945.McDuffie died March 9 in Dallas. He was 86 years old, according to the Associated Press.(The Chronicle, Melissa Phillip/AP)Eisenstaedt never asked the nurse or sailor for their names, and the iconic image ...

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