Check Out These Rare Photos From History


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During an exhibition game in 1931, 17-year-old female Jackie Mitchell made history. She struck out two famous baseball icons, Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig. That should be talked about more!

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1911 saw temperatures get so low that Niagara Falls kind of froze. While the water kept flowing, some of it froze, resulting in mounds of ice about fifty feet thick.

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This rare photograph depicts what the original concept and prototype was for Mount Rushmore. You can see that the presidents were in a different order back then.

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Talk about rare meetings. This image is proof that iconic comedian Charlie Chaplin came face to face with Helen Keller. This happened on the set of “Sunnyside.”

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Elvis Presley was known for many things. Music and movies were the most notable. However, people don’t often recall that he spent two years in the army. This picture showcases that.

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We all know about the iconic MGM lion. It lets out a roar every single time an MGM film begins. This is a picture of the recording being done of that moment.

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This picture is so rare that it took a century to discover. It shows a priest praying over corpses aboard the Titanic. It makes the famous disaster hurt even more.

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Speaking of the Titanic, this is also a noteworthy shot of the historic ship. It is the final photograph ever taken of it, coming hours before it ultimately sank.

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Everyone knows the story of Anne Frank. That makes this photo even more heartbreaking. It sees her father visiting the attic where the family hid. He was the sole survivor.

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This is so incredible that it’s difficult to believe. It shows a captured giant manta that weighed over 5,000 pounds and spanned a whopping 26 feet. It was caught in Peru.

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This may look fake and we understand thinking that. This is the only known photo of a quagga. It’s a species of zebra but looks like a cross between a zebra, a horse, and a donkey.

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If you’ve ever wondered how many people attended Woodstock, here’s an idea. During the three days of the festival, there were no reported violent attacks among the 500,000 attendees.

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Here’s a heartbreaking one. It shows thousands of babies, who were orphaned due to the Vietnam War, being airlifted to the US to be put up for adoption.

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This man is doing something that not many did before him. While constructing the Empire State Building, he was shown here hovering above New York City.

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The Flat factory was unique because it surprisingly had a racetrack built on its roof. This rare image shows some of those racers competing on the strange track.

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An absolutely harrowing photo. It was taken after a nuclear bomb was set off in Hiroshima, Japan. Some folks were vaporized instantly, leaving behind this shadow.

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The relationship between John F. Kennedy and Marilyn Monroe was the stuff of legendary rumor. This was the shot of their one true evening together.

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This feels like a scene right out of “The Wolf of Wall Street.” It shows a stripper entertaining workers at Wall Street, which would never be allowed now.

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22 photographers were on hand for the Hindenburg launch. Something that made it a bit odd was that this was the only shot to actually catch the spark on footage.

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Yes, this is literally an elephant waterskiing. It’s a photo from 1950 of Queenie, who used to waterski to help boost sales for her owner. Queenie had a long run, living until 2011.


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