Now and then, on occasion, somebody’s destiny, or even a whole period can hole up behind only one straightforward photograph. Pictures store our recollections, as well as the entire world’s history.
I gathered 12 magnificent shots and offers you an opportunity to dive into the past. Simply investigate; were some really intriguing things going ahead before we were here!
© getty images
A zoo keeper and tiger cubs, 1937.
Girls getting changed on a public beach, 1929.
Charlie Chaplin and his wife Una, United States, 1944.
Dolph Lundgren and Grace Jones, 1980s.
Mata Hari in the 1900’s.
© General Collections, Library of Congress
A woman driving a car, 1900s.
Halloween, Florida, United States, 1954.
Kissing for Dummies, LIFE Magazine, 1942
Albert Einstein and his wife Elsa among the Hopi tribe, Grand Canyon, USA, 1931.
© Arnold Schwarzenegger
Arnold Schwarzenegger walking in Munich wearing nothing but swim trunks, promoting bodybuilding and attracting people to the gym. November 1967.
The tallest man in world history, Fyodor Makhnov. He was 2.85 m (9.25 ft) tall and weighed about 182 kg (401.24 lb). 1900s.