While some photographs capture our attention because of how the artist behind the picture has decided to compose the shot, others are fascinating simply because of the subjects that they depict. Below are some captivating photographs that tell stories about our past, depicting the celebrities, the people, places and events that have shaped the course of history.
Michael J. Fox on set of back to the future , rehearsing Johnny B. Goode (1985).
McDonalds worker in the 80’s.
Sean Connery circa 1960.
Angry woman, hitting a skinhead in 1983
Yvonne “Batgirl” Craig, looking awesome circa 1960s.
Elvis and Priscilla Presley in Graceland Memphis, Tennessee (1971).
Tom awaits and future Elvira in 1976.
Johnny Cash high as a kite and eating cake 1971.
Freddie Mercury surrounded by strippers during Queen concert in New York (1978).
John Wayne in 1930.
Lucille Ball on her wedding night on November 30th 1940.
Marilyn Monroe meeting Queen Elizabeth II in 1956 -Both 30 years old.
18-year-old Brigitte Bardot , 1952.
Steve Martin with banjo and beard, 1970s.
Sharon Stone, 1983.
Michael Jackson on subway in the 80’s.
John Cleese taking a break on the set of Monty Python and The Holy Grail,1974.
Milan, Italy -1977.
Mr. T, Donny Osmond and Rick James in the 80s.
Getting a tattoo in 1942.
Bill Murray and Carrie Fisher on saturday night live 1978.
Miss New Zealand passes out from heat exhaustion. Long Beach California (7-19-54).
Beauty pageant winners in 1929.
Sharon Tate on the beach at the Cannes Film Festival in 1968.
Female Samurai, late 1800s.
Undergrad Michael Jordan in his dorm room 1983.