Category: 1968

Aretha Franklin photographed by Lee Friedlander, 1968.


Notre Dame quarterback Terry Hanratty and USC running back O.J. Simpson give President-elect Richard Nixon an autographed ball with other College Football All-American stars on December 2, 1968.

A few days later O.J. Simpson won the Heisman Trophy. Leroy Keyes came in second voting and Terry Hanratty in third. Simpson also won the 1968 United Press International College Football Player of the Year Award for the second consecutive year.

Mick Jagger on the set of Performance, October 1968 photographed by Cecil Beaton

Sonny & Cher at the 40th Academy Awards at the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium on April 10, 1968.


Nina Simone performing on a TV show filmed at BBC Television Centre in London, 1968.

Photos by David Redfern

Veruschka by Franco Rubartelli (1968)

Linda Ronstadt during a recording session in February 1978.

Photos by Ed Thrasher


South African singer Miriam Makeba with her new husband Stokely Carmichael, leader of the Black Panther Party, outside of his mother’s Bronx, New York home in May 1968. The couple then traveled to their wedding reception, held at the suburban New York home of Tanzanian ambassador Akili B.C. Danieli.

Jim Morrison, The American Poet (Contact Sheet), 1968 Ph. Joel Brodsky


Former Ikette P.P. Arnold receives a kiss from her new husband Jim Morris and best man Barry Gibb on her wedding day in October 1968.