March 29, 2012

20th Century in 60 Amazing Black and White Photos

These amazing black and white photographs captured pop-culture icons, important events and famous people of the 20th century.

Men in Hats Watching the Sky

Coco Chanel

Robert Kennedy Conversing With Edward Kennedy

Buddhist Monk Committing Ritual Suicide

Famous Guests at the "Crescendo"

Bomb Drill

Cups and Saucers on Rope Walker

Lee Harvey Oswald in Custody

Street Covered With Ticker Tape

Dance Scene From "West Side Story"

Cancer Victim Terry Fox on His Cross Canada Run

Rocky Marciano Defeats Jersey Joe Walcott

Dennis Hopper and Peter Fonda in Easy Rider

Woman Hides in Fear of Sniper

Vanessa Redgrave and Daughters

The Rolling Stones

Kennedy Family with John Jr. Saluting His Father's Casket

James Dean

Cab Calloway Leads Orchestra at New Year's Ball

Mick Jagger and Divine

The Rockettes at Radio City Music Hall

Ann-Margret and Elvis

Bobby Hull Smiling with Puck

Marilyn Monroe on Subway Grate

Elvis Presley is Sworn In

Siblings Sharing Birthday Party

Segregated Bus in Texas

Policemen Inspecting a Crime Scene

Malcolm McDowell in A Clockwork Orange

Coroners with Sharon Tate's Body


The Rolling Stones

Faye Dunaway and Jack Nicholson in "Chinatown"

Groom Writing Love Note in Sand

William S. Burroughs

Ku Klux Klan members hold a march in Washington

Immigrants Looking at New York Skyline

Female Ballplayer Sliding Into a Base


Gunter Sachs and Brigitte Bardot

Dustin Hoffman

Army Medic With Wounded Comrade

The Legendary August “Cap” Coleman’s Tattoo parlor in Norfolk, Virginia

I Am A Man

Jon Voight and Dustin Hoffman in "Midnight Cowboy"

Frank and Nancy Sinatra

Malcolm X

Feminist's Movement

Portrait of Jacqueline Onassis, Caroline Kennedy and Christina

Jean-Michel Basquiat

San Juan Bosco

Lex Barker

Louis Armstrong Plays Trumpet at the Egyptian Pyramids

Young Muhammad Ali

Acrobats Balance on Top of the Empire State Building

Mt. Rushmore

Neil Armstrong

Hindenburg Disaster


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