24 Rare Photos Capturing The Most Amazing Historic Moments

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24 Rare Photos Capturing The Most Amazing Historic Moments
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A picture is worth a thousand words, isn't it? What couldn't be spoken, what couldn't be felt could be recorded in a picture. We all love pictures and we all love taking them, it's probably because we know that no matter what happens the picture isn't going to change even though everything else does. A picture is not just an image, it's a time machine. It lets us go back at that particular moment and feel it like we are seeing it first hand. Some pictures are so historic that they are awe inspiring and through this article, we plan to showcase you 24 such pictures. 

The collection includes photos of Space, on the Moon, of Nagasaki just after the nuclear explosion and many more. So want to return to the past? Well, here's your moment, scroll down and enter the memory lane. 

1. Walt Disney

1. Walt Disney

This photo is from the day he opened Disney studios.

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2. A boxing match

2. A boxing match
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This is a photo from USS Oregon from 1897.

3. Planes dropping bombs

3. Planes dropping bombs
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Reindeer looks on probably contemplating what we humans have done to our planet.

4. The last known Tasmanian Tiger

4. The last known Tasmanian Tiger
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Tasmanian Tigers are now extinct but do you know, science has a way to bring them back. 

5. Microsoft staff

5. Microsoft staff
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This ones's a classic! Look at Bill Gates on the bottom left.

6. Moscow 1941

6. Moscow 1941
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The Germain air raid on Moscow in 1941 captured on camera.

7. Winston Churchill

7. Winston Churchill
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Mr. Churchill like you've never seen him before.

8. Google

8. Google
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The birth of Google, start of something special.

9. Martin Luther King Jr

9. Martin Luther King Jr
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Martin Luther King Jr with his son, removing a burnt cross from his yard.

10. Japanese plane

10. Japanese plane
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This Japanese plane was shot down during Battle of Saipan in 1944.

11. Nagasaki

11. Nagasaki
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This photo is of Nagasaki, 20 minutes after bombing in 1945.

12. London sky

12. London sky
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The London sky after the bombings of 1940 by German Planes.

13. Berlin Wall

13. Berlin Wall
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The construction of the Berlin Wall in 1961.

14. Space

14. Space
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This is the first photo taken from space in 1946.

15. Arnold Schwarzenegger

15. Arnold Schwarzenegger
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This is how Arnold Schwarzenegger celebrated his granting of American citizenship. 

16. Statue of Liberty

16. Statue of Liberty
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In this photo we can see the Statue of Liberty being constructed.

17. Leo Tolstoy

17. Leo Tolstoy
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Leo Tolstoy telling stories to his grandchildren in 1909.

18. Eiffel Tower

18. Eiffel Tower
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The Eiffel Tower being constructed in 1888.

19. Unbroken seal

19. Unbroken seal
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This is the unbroken seal on King Tut's tomb.

20. Berlin Wall

20. Berlin Wall
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The Berlin Wall being dismantled in 1989.

21. Titanic

21. Titanic
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Titanic leaving the port in 1912. No there weren't any Jack and Rose on board. 

22. Fidel Castro

22. Fidel Castro
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Fidel Castro at Lincoln Memorial.

23. Adolf Hitler

23. Adolf Hitler
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Hitler showing his pants after the failed assassination attempt in 1944.

24. Charles Duke's family photo

24. Charles Duke's family photo
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Charles Duke left his family photo behind on the moon in 1972 when he was a part of the Apollo 13 program. 


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