There is a saying that a picture is worth more than a thousand words. With the advent of the cameras it was possible take photos. This enabled the documentation of history not only in the form of written words but also in the form of photos. We present here some photos about some historic people and historic places from 1184 till 2011. The digitization of photos enables their easy copying, transport and saving them for eternity.
The team at Microsoft in 1978
A rather unusual picture of Winston Churchill in swimsuit.
This photo shows Osama bin Laden at the age of 14 years. He is at the second position from the right side.
That magical moment when the group “The Beatles “met the boxing legend, Muhammad Ali.
Here is a photo of Willard Scott in Ronald McDonald costume.
This photo was taken when today giant Google was just at start up company.
- Here is a rare shot of the construction of famous Disneyland Park, pink castle.
Here is a photograph of singing legend Elvis Presley in the Army uniform.
These loggers working in the California Redwood National Park.
Here Che Guevara seems calm and peaceful.
This photo reveals an Albert Einstein in a dress in which we did not use to see him.
Here is a rare photograph of the explosion of the atomic bomb in Nagasaki in 1945. This photo was taken 20 minutes after the explosion
In 1944, a Japanese plane is shot down during the Battle of Saipan.
The Archduke Franz Ferdinand in 1914. This photo was taken moments before his death, an event that resulted in the beginning of the First World War.
This is the first picture of Machu Pichu moments after its discovery in 1912.
Here is a rare view of Times Square in 1911.
We are in 1907 and here is a steamboat on the Mississippi.