Category: history

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

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Malcolm X with his wife, Betty Shabazz, and their children during a meeting at the headquarters of his Organization of Afro-American Unity at Hotel Theresa in Harlem on February 20, 1965.

Malcolm is holding his daughter Qubilah. He was assassinated the next day at the Audubon Ballroom in front of his wife and children.

(Photos by Duilio Pallottelli)

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The Beatles meet Muhammad Ali at 5th street gym in Miami Beach on February 18, 1964.  

Photos by Paul Slade 

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Harry Belafonte, Martin Luther King Jr.,

Sammy Davis Jr., and Hillard Elkins

at a Times Square benefit show called ‘Broadway Answers Selma’ on April 4, 1965.

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Bonnie and Clyde (1934) 

In the first picture Bonnie is holding a bunny named Sonny Boy, he was a gift she got for her mother soon before they were ambushed.

John F. Kennedy photographed by Mark Shaw

at Hyannis Port, 1959.

John F. Kennedy and Jacqueline Kennedy with their daughter Caroline at Hyannis Port, 1959.

Photos by Mark Shaw 

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Jet magazine covers from 1964

Madonna, Steven Meisel and Liz Rosenberg interviewed at the SEX photo book launch party, October 15, 1992, New York City’s Industria Superstudio. Madonna dressed as Little Bo Peep carrying a stuffed toy lamb.

Che Guevara photographed by René Burri, 1963.