Messerschmitt Bf 109 G-14/AS W.Nr. 78 “Gelbe 6”, 3./Jagdgeschwader 4, at Eisenach-Kindel airfield, Hörselberg-Hainich in Germany after 2 April 1945.

With the advance of the American infantry on April 1 and 2, 1945, north of Eisenach, the airfield on April 1, 1945 was attacked by American warplanes, and all remaining buildings and airplanes were set on fire with the help of fire bombs. The airfield was taken and occupied the following day.

(Photo source - US Signal Corps)

(Colourised by Richard James Molloy from the UK)

tagged by @apassingfandomenthusiast

1. favorite anime?
Legend of the Galactic Heroes, Monster, FMAB, Space Battleship Yamato 2199, Shin Sekai Yori

2. your worst anime?                                                                                    Sword Art Online, I didn’t even know it was a meme to hate it

3. do you read the manga that goes along with the anime you watch? Sometimes

4. most favorite genres?                                                                                       Psychological thrillers, historical, and sometimes drama                                                                       

5. least favorite genres?                                                                           Romance, ecchi                                                                                  

6. favorite character?                                                                                        
Yang Wenli, Ernst von Eisenach, Oskar von Reunthal, Wolfgang Grimmer, Kiroumaru 

7. least favorite character?
Everyone in SAO and Kuzu no Honkai

8. qualities you like in a character?
Not being a complete moron

9. short or long anime?

10. anime or manga?

11. how do you choose the anime you watch?
Recommendations or I search up my favorite genres on MAL and see what shows up

12. skip or listen to intros/outros?
Depends on whether or not I like it

13. how do you cope if your friends or family don’t like you watching anime?
idgaf. Besides, they don’t really mind, a lot of my cousins actually watch anime and the rest of my family doesn’t care that we do. None of my friends don’t like the fact I watch anime (or do they??). 

14. do you stop an anime midway if you don’t like it?                                       yes                               

tagging: @kasunex @projectkano

March 21 in Music History

1624 Birth of composer François Roberday.

1642 Birth of composer Georg Schmezer.

1685 Birth of German composer Johann Sebastian Bach in Eisenach. 

1708 Birth of composer Caspar Ruetz.

1716 Birth of composer Josef Ferdinand Norbert Seger.

1749 Birth of American composer Andrew Law in Milford, CT.

1770 FP of Ariosti’s “La gara delle antiche eroine ne’ Campi Elisi” in Vienna.

1779 Birth of composer Alexis Garaude.

1825 British Premiere Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony with Philharmonic Society of London.

1836 Birth of composer Jesus Monasterio.

1839 Birth of Russian composer Modeste Moussorgsky in Karevo.

1839 FP of Franz Schubert’s Great C major Symphony. Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra, Felix Mendelssohn conducting.

1860 FP of Johannes Brahms’ Ballads Nos. 2-3, Op. 10 for piano, in Vienna.

1863 Birth of composer Hugo Kaun.

1875 Birth of Italian violinist Adolfo Betti of the Flonzaley Quartet.

1878 Birth of American composer Thurlow Weed Lieurance.

1878 Birth of Italian baritone Pasquale Amato in Naples.

1881 Birth of composer Hermann Sandby.

1883 Birth of composer Jules van Nuffel.

1885 Birth of American violinist with Philadelphia Orchestra, Thaddeus Rich.

1890 FP of Sain-Saëns “Ascanio” in Paris with soprano Emma Eames.

1900 Birth of Polish-born, Swiss conductor and composer Paul Kletzki.

1904 Birth of Greek composer Nikos Skalkottas.

1904 FP of Richard Strauss Sinfonia Domestica. Strauss conducting the Wetzler Symphony Orchestra at Carnegie Hall in NYC.

1905 Birth of Austrian soprano Hilde Konetzni in Vienna.

1910 Birth of bass-baritone Gustav Neidlinger in Mainz.

1914 Birth of French cellist and conductor Paul Tortelier.

1917 Birth of American opera conductor Anton Coppola.

1920 Birth of Estonian bass Géorg Ots in Petrograd.

1921 Birth of English composer and conductor Antony Hopkins.

1921 Birth of Belgian violinist Arthur Grumiaux.

1924 Birth of composer Karl Heinz Fussl.

1925 FP of Maurice Ravel’s L'Enfant et les sortileges at the Grand Théatre in Monte Carlo.

1927 Birth of American tenor Albert DaCosta.  

1928 Birth of American composer Ruth Anderson.

1932 Birth of American violinist and conductor Joseph Silverstein.

1934 Death of German composer Franz Schreker age 55, in Berlin.

1935 Birth of English tenor Nigel Rogers.

1935 Birth of American conductor Erich Kunzel.

1936 Birth of composer Marek Stachowski.

1936 Death of Russian composer Alexander Glazunov in Paris.

1942 Birth of Welsh conductor Owain Arwel Hughes.

1944 Birth of composer Henrik Colding-Jorgensen.

1944 Birth of Brazilian composer Jamary Oliveira.

1947 Birth of American composer Stephen Kemp.

1950 Birth of composer Richard Cooke.

1950 Birth of Russian composer Elena Firsova.

1951 Birth of American pianist and composer Fred Sturm.

1954 Birth of composer Gilles Raynal.

1959 American baritone Cornell MacNeil makes his debut at the Metropolitan Opera, starring in Verdi’s Rigoletto.

1971 FP of William Mayer’s Octagon for piano and orchestra, American Symphony Orchestra, Leopold Stokowski conducting, William Masselos, piano, in NYC.

1972 FP of David Amram’s Bassoon Concerto. National Symphony, Antal Dorati conducting, with Kenneth Pasmanick the soloist in Washington, DC.

1975 Death of composer Berend Giltay.