Michael makes an interesting statement:
"Was that not the single most courageous act by an individual during the 20th Century?"I had to sit and think a moment, and try to come up with other noteworthy, courageous individual acts in the last century.
The only other one that comes to mind is:
Can you think of others?
And as for the 21st Century, can we go ahead and nominate Todd Beamer (although he didn't act alone, he was the one most remembered)?