Listen: Sailor in iconic 1945 Times Square kiss photo dies
"The US sailor from the iconic life magazine photo known as the kiss has died. George Mendoza was on leave in Times Square in nineteen Forty-five. When the news broke of America's victory over Japan. He grabbed a nurse. He had never met named Greta Friedman and gave her a kiss Friedman died in two thousand sixteen Mendoza died yesterday at a nursing home in Rhode Island. He was ninety"