25 Historical Photos You Won’t Believe Are Real

Posted by , Updated on June 20, 2024

Vintage photos captivate many people. These important images offer a **glimpse into a forgotten past**, preserving moments that might’ve faded away otherwise. Taken long ago, these timeless photos share a unique view of some remarkable historical events. Through the years, such photos have turned into priceless treasures. They aren’t just valuable for being rare and old, but for the human **stories they tell**. History photo fans will love this post. From a photo of the last public execution in the U.S. to famous snapshots of Adolf Hitler, Bob Marley, and Albert Einstein, it’s **amazing to see** these 25 historical photos are real.

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A lone man refuses to do the Nazi salute, 1936.

saluting crowdImage: rarehistoricalphotos.com
24

Filming of the iconic MGM opening credits, 1928.

MGM creditsImage: boredomtherapy.com
23

Arnold Schwarzenegger on his first time in New York City, 1968.

Arnold SchwarzeneggerImage: blazepress.com
22

The very last public execution in the United States, 1936.

public executionImage: www.history-quiz.com
21

The legendary Camp Nou Stadium in Barcelona, 1925.

Camp Nou StadiumImage: www.trueactivist.com
20

A couple zip-lines at a state fair, 1923.

people zip-liningImage: www.viralworld.net
19

Elvis Presley serving in the Army, 1958.

Elvis PresleyImage: luxemodo.com
18

The last photo of the Titanic afloat, 1912.

TitanicImage: rarehistoricalphotos.com
17

Disneyland employee cafeteria in 1961.

Disneyland employee cafeteriaImage: www.slightlywarped.com
16

The Beatles meeting Muhammad Ali, 1964.

CLAY AND THE BEATLESImage: www.rollingstone.com
15

Woman wearing a swimming mask, 1920.

a historical photos of a person wearing a maskImage: www.lifebuzz.com
14

Construction of the Statue of Liberty, 1884.

Statue of LibertyImage: bluenationreview.com
13

Vladimir Putin as a teenage boy (the one with the hat), 1960´s.

Vladimir PutinImage: whydontyoutrythis.com
12

Remains of the astronaut Vladimir Komarov, the man who fell from space, 1967.

Vladimir KomarovImage: buzzlamp.com
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Last photo of the now extinct Tasmanian tiger, 1933.

Tasmanian tigerImage: en.wikipedia.org
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Adolf Hitler practicing his speeches, 1925.

Adolf HitlerImage: www.nydailynews.com
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Albert Einstein with his friend David Rothman on beach, 1939.

Albert EinsteinImage: mentalfloss.com
8

Nagasaki just a few minutes after the bombing, 1945.

NagasakiImage: therealweeklyshow.wordpress.com
7

Soldiers kissing their girlfriends before heading to the WWII battlefields, 1940.

WWII soldiersImage: viralnova.com
6

The very first computer in England, 1950.

first computer in EnglandImage: www.thefederalistpapers.org
5

Millions of skulls of bisons who were almost hunted to extinction, 1870´s.

bison skullsImage: reddit.com
4

The Hindenburg disaster at Lakehurst, New Jersey, 1937.

Hindenburg disasterImage: www.dailymail.co.uk
3

Bob Marley playing soccer in London, 1970´s.

Bob Marley playing soccerImage: www.bobmarley.com
2

An orphaned boy happy to get new shoes in post-war Vienna, 1946.

happy boyImage: www.pinterest.com
1

Last prisoners leaving Alcatraz, 1963.

AlcatrazImage: buzzlamp.com


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