Category: american

Roman Polanski and Sharon Tate in their London…

Roman Polanski and Sharon Tate in their London home, 1968. 

(Photos by Bill Ray/The LIFE Picture Collection)

Raquel Welch photographed by Terry O’Neill f…

Raquel Welch photographed by Terry O’Neill

for Paris Match, circa 1970..

Anna May Wong photographed by Carl Van Vecht…

Anna May Wong photographed by Carl Van Vechten on November 4, 1940.

American composer and conductor Leonard Bernst…

American composer and conductor Leonard Bernstein of the New York Philharmonic, Russian-born American choreographer and dancer George Balanchine of the New York City Ballet, and Austrian opera house manager Sir Rudolf Bing of the Metropolitan Opera at Lincoln Center in New York on September 16, 1966.

(Photos by Michael Rougier/The LIFE Picture Collection)

Muhammad Ali and his brother Rahman Ali with J…

Muhammad Ali and his brother Rahman Ali with Jim Brown,

Clint Walker, and Telly Savalas on the set of the film “The Dirty Dozen” in Hertfordshire, 1966.     

Ginger Alden photographed by Anwar Hussein, …

Ginger Alden photographed by Anwar Hussein, April 1978.

Ginger Alden was

Elvis Presley’s fiancee at the time of his death and the last person to see him alive.

Notre Dame quarterback, Terry Hanratty, and US…

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.

Anna May Wong photographed by Carl Van Vecht…

Anna May Wong photographed by Carl Van Vechten on April 20, 1932.

Cher (1965)

Cher (1965)

Elvis Presley in Germany as an American G.I. w…

Elvis Presley in Germany as an American G.I. while serving in the U.S.forces, 1958.