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Picha ya siku
26 Septemba 2022
Nelly Diener cropped.jpg
Nelly Diener, the first air stewardess in Europe, standing in front of the Curtiss AT-32C Condor, in which she would lose her life on 27 July 1934.
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As of 1 July 2007, all Pictures of the Day are chosen among the Picha Iliyochaguliwa za Commons. Featured pictures are the finest images on Wikimedia Commons and are selected by consensus here. For instructions on how to add a Picha ya siku, see here.

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{{Potd|width=300|float=right|lang=en}}

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[[:File:{{Potd/{{CURRENTYEAR}}-{{CURRENTMONTH}}-{{CURRENTDAY2}}}}]]

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{{Potd/{{CURRENTYEAR}}-{{CURRENTMONTH}}-{{CURRENTDAY2}} (sw)}}

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English : Grunwaldzki Bridge, Wrocław, Poland, built in 1907.

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English : Shtandart (frigate, 1999) moored in the town of Sète, during the event "Escale à Sète 2016".

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English : A male northern cardinal (Cardinalis cardinalis) perched in Central Park in New York City, New York, USA. In the United States, it is the official "state bird" of seven states.

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English : Painting of King Yeongjo (1694~1776). Copied version of original portrait drawn in 1744, copied in 1900 by Chae Yong-Shin (1850~1941) and Cho Seok-jin (1853~1920).

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English : Flowering heather with Pinus sylvestris.

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English : Portrait of NASA Astronaut Jessica Meir in an Extravehicular Mobility Unit (spacesuit).

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English : Headlands of Point Reyes, California, near Chimney Rock. Today marks the 60th anniversary of the establishment of Point Reyes National Seashore.

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English : A shot taken from a plane over Iceland's south-western part of the mountain range caused by the Mid-Atlantic Ridge (Reykjanes Ridge).

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English : Aerial panoramic view of the Victoria Falls of the Zambezi River, border between Zambia and Zimbabwe. The Victoria Falls is the largest sheet of falling water in the world based on its combined width of 1,708 metres (5,604 ft) and height of 108 metres (354 ft). This picture is the result of stitching 5 frames taken from a helicopter.

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English : African Lily (Agapanthus) in Hausdülmen, Dülmen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

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English : 1912 cartoon from Puck magazine on the sinking of the Titanic. The Titanic was ordered by the White Star Line company on this day in 1908.

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English : A McDonald's Big Mac hamburger, as bought in the United States.

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English : Photo from making of a film Melchior the Apothecary. Märten Metsaviir as the titular character Melchior Wakenstede.

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English : Baroque altar of the Holy Cross Church in Suhl (Thuringia, Germany)

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English : Hortus Haren. ‘In The Wind’. Artwork by Jeroen Boersma.

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English : Nettle tree butterfly (Libythea celtis) on mint in Bulgaria. Today is Independence Day in Bulgaria.

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English : Mount Ararat and the Yerevan skyline. The Opera house is visible in the center.

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English : May/June/July 1924 cover of the Weird Tales pulp magazine.

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English : A cedar waxwing (Bombycilla cedrorum) perched in a tree in Green-Wood Cemetery in Brooklyn, New York City, USA. The genus name, Bombycilla, means "silk-tail", a reference to their silky plumage.

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English : Nelly Diener, the first air stewardess in Europe, standing in front of the Curtiss AT-32C Condor, in which she would lose her life on 27 July 1934.

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English : Adenium obesum (common name: desert rose) seed with double pappus. The seed is 1 cm (0.39 in) long, the overall length is 8 cm (3.1 in). The seeds form in large pods or fruit on the plant. When mature, the pod splits open and the seeds are propagated by wind. This specimen was grown in Chennai, India.

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English : A rainbow over Balmoral castle in Scotland. Queen Victoria laid the foundation stone for the construction of the present-day castle on this day in 1853.

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English : A novice of Buddhist Thiên Mụ Pagoda, Huế, Vietnam.

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