Did you know? Steve McCurry's iconic photograph of a young Afghan girl in a Pakistan refugee camp appeared on the cover of National Geographic magazine's June 1985 issue and became the most famous cover image in the magazine's history
Journalist Steve McCurry's iconic photograph of an orphaned Pashtun Afghan girl old Sharbat Gula) taken in December 1984 in the Nasir Bagh refugee camp in Pakistan. The photograph is popularly known also as "the Afghan Mona Lisa.
The 'Afghan Girl'. Her Iconic Photo Appeared On The Cover Of National Geographic In Her Piercing Sea-Green Eyes - Became A Symbol Both Of The Afghan Conflict & Of The Refugee Situation Worldwide. She Was Finally Found & Rephotographed In
You can read the expressions on the two children behind the girl with the green eyes."What's so special about her? Green eye color is the most rare eye color-estimated only of the worlds population have green eyes.