20 Most Popular Photographs From History That Blow Our Mind
History is full of mysterious things. Some very amazing and most popular photographs from history that blows our mind.
Most Popular Photographs From History That Blow Our Mind
1. Queen Elizabeth II firing a L85 Battle Rifle
This is a photo taken in 1993, at Surrey England. Queen Elizabeth II looked amazing showing her interest in war equipments. She is firing a British L85 battle rifle. This is one of the most popular photographs in the history which is rarely seen
2. The Construction of the Eiffel Tower
Eiffel Tower is the most romantic places of Paris. But this picture is very fascinating to see the construction of Eiffel Tower. This is pleasure to watch the making of this famous tower in July, 1988.
3. Brasilia City 1960
Another interesting photograph from history is the construction of Brasilia city. Brasilia city later became the capital of Brazil in 1960. It is quite astonishing to watch that how this aridity land become so much developed country.
4. The First Google Team in 1999
Google is considered as the best website for searching and getting information. This search engine does fabulous searches with high speed. Google is expanding day by day and its popularity is remarkable. In this photo you can see the first batch of Google team. They are the pioneers of this great search engine. This memorable moment is clicked in 1999.
5. First McDonald’s Restaurant
McDonald’s is a famous food restaurant found all over the world. The outlets are worldwide but this is an old picture of McDonald’s first restaurant taken in the year 1948.
6. Albert Einstein High School Diploma
Theories of Albert Einstein are compulsory in our metric course. So it is absolutely exciting to watch his matriculation certificate. According to this certificate Albert Einstein was a brilliant student.
This animal is named as Quagga. Quagga photograph is from Regents Park of Zoological society of London’s Zoo. This subspecies of plain zebra is no more left and this photo is Quagga’s last alive picture.
8. Boeing B-29 Superfortress “Enola Gay”
In World War II, the first atomic bomb dropped by an air craft was named as “Little Boy” over Hiroshima. This is a photo of Boeing B-29 super fortress bomber that dropped an atomic bomb as a war weapon. Enola Gay is the name of the bomber.
9. Titanic 3rd Class Ticket
A huge ship RMS titanic was unfortunately collided with an iceberg and thus sank. This causes a big loss of lives as well as assets. Although a single piece of this ship is not left anymore however you can view the boarding pass of it. This is a boarding pass of 10th April 2012 and this ship sunk in North Atlantic Ocean on 15 April 1912.
10. The Lynching of Young Blacks
This is a quite disheartening famous picture taken in 1930. There is a crowd of 10,000 white men in which a young black man was accused for raping a white girl. This lynching of young blacks was done in order to give others a good lesson.
11. The Fairy Picture Hoax
This is a picture in which two girls claimed that they have seen fairies. Although it is quite an imaginary thing but they took a photograph to prove it. Some magazines had also covered it. Later it was declared that it was a fake and fairies were made of cardboard.
12. Mary Todd Lincoln Ghost
A dreadful photo in which you can see a ghost behind a woman. This is a wonderful photography by Mulmer who use to take the photos of dead people. This tall and bearded man is none other than Abraham Lincoln and the lady is his widow.
13. The Little Girl Ghost of Wem Town Hall
Another frightening snap taken by Tony O Rahilly. This photo was taken in 1995, when the town hall in Shropshire was burned. A young girl was noticed, when this photograph was developed. She was standing in the middle of the flame and people believe that this girl was burned in fire and she is a ghost.
14. Time Travel is Possible and This is How
An absolutely fascinating photograph from history captured in 1941. It is the event in which Gold Bridge, Canada was opened. When the picture was released everyone was shocked that despite of others there is only one person on the right side who is wearing modern cloths. That fashion was not there in 40’s and he is wearing dark glasses with an electronic device in his hand.
15. Colin Evans
According to Colin Evans, spirits can lift him. People here look quite surprised by this act but actually they were very disappointed by his rubbish performance. Later he was asked to pay their money back.
16. Photojournalism: The professionals’ Approach
This image is an amazing depiction of a strong lady. Jewish woman was so powerful and dedicated to her aim that Israel security forces failed to push her. This outstanding photo has won an award.
17. Hiroshima and Nagasaki – World War II
During World War II in 1945, an atomic bomb was released to damage Nagasaki, Japan but there were not much causality as per expectation. The second bomb was very devastating and 150,000 people died due to it. The dangerous wind, temperature and radiation have affected a lot to the next generations as well.
18. Albert Einstein
Albert Einstein is the most prominent figure of history. He has done very incredible work in the field of physics. He was the one who challenged Newton, the great scientist, as well. He was genius but considered as beatnik. This is a hilarious picture captured on March 14, 1951.
19. ‘Iraq War’ Photographed by Jean-Marc Bouju 2003
An award winning photo that win millions of hearts. This is a popular historical photograph taken on March 31, 2003. This is a very sympathetic picture in which a man is comforting his son in an Iraq war.
20. Assassination of Japan Socialist Inejiro Asanuma 1960
This is a Pulitzer Prize winning photo. Right wing student assassinate Japanese socialist Party leader Asanuma. The photographer took this picture at right time and from right angle.