Let’s check some Rare Photos of World History…..
The historical backdrop of the world is to be sure charming. There have been events and identities that have changed its course over time. We can’t generally backpedal and witness everything that happened. However, there are minutes that have been caught on camera which give us a rare insight into how history took its way and drove the world to where it is today.
A portion of these pictures are pitiful, some as irregular as they can be, yet numerous are stunning and astonishing. In any case, the irregularity will keep you enchanted till the very end of the rundown.
Take a Look:
1. 4.5 megabytes of data in 62,500 punched cards. USA, 1955
2. 5 MB IBM hard drive, 1956.
3. A French postcard with the tallest, shortest, and fattest men of Europe playing a game of cards, circa 1913.
4. She was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom by Obama almost 5 decades later…
5. Astronaut Charles Duke from the Apollo 16 mission in 1972 left a picture of his family on the moon. This is a colour photo so the contrast is striking.
6. Charlie Chaplin and actress Bebe Daniels playing table tennis at her home. USA, 1928.
7. Coca Cola bottle history 1899, 1900, 1915, 1916, 1957 and 1986.
8. Google maps in 1963!
9. John F. Kennedy’s funeral at the capitol. November 1963.
10. Marilyn Monroe meets Queen Elizabeth. London, 1956.
11. Michael Jackson and Madonna at the 1991 Oscars.
12. Nagasaki, 9 August 1945.
13. NASA before computing, circa 1960s.
14. Only photo known of a living Quagga. London Zoo, 1870.
15. Salvador Dali at a book signing, 1963.
16. Soldiers returning from World War II in 1945 on a ship.
17. A teen party in 1947…
18. Workers on the Eiffel Tower. France, 1932.
19. Yip Man, the master of Wing Chun, sparring with his student Bruce Lee, ca. 1955.
20. Zeppelin over the Pyramids, 1931.
21. The founders of Harley Davidson Motorcycles; William Harley and Arthur Davidson, pictured in 1914.