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1. Soldier stands besides his M60 machine gun, which is mounted on the steps of the U.S. Capitol to deter rioters from entering the building during the Martin Luther King Jr. assassination riots in Washington D.C. (April 1968) TrendWarrior101 100 reddit
2. Today in 1945, the Auschwitz death camp was discovered and liberated by the Red Army. hollmantron 100 reddit
3. Today is Martin Luther King's Birthday. Here he is in 1964. photojacker 99 reddit
4. Fourteen year old Mohawk and future Olympic gold medalist Waneek Horn-Miller cradling her younger sister after she herself was bayoneted in the chest by a Canadian soldier. Quebec, Oka Crisis, 26 September 1990. verostein 98 reddit
5. An Undercover Police Officer apprehends a mugger on the New York Subway, 1985. Photo taken by Bruce Davidson. verostein 98 reddit
6. An undercover police officer on duty. New York, Brooklyn, 1 July 1969. verostein 97 reddit
7. A Babushka keeps the ears of her grandson warm as he takes an Oath of Enlistment for the Russian army. Volgograd, 1994. Photo taken by Nikolai Ignatiev. verostein 97 reddit
8. Anti British propaganda, Japan 1941 (1080×1231) pireui 97 reddit
9. A young private waits on the beach during the Marine landing at Da Nang, 1965. PeJae 96 reddit
10. Cetshwayo, King of the Zulu who defeated the British at the Battle of Isandlwana, 1878 Zuccaro1 96 reddit
11. A student protester gives the V for victory sign in front of Chinese soldiers of the PLA. Tiananmen square, 1 June 1989. Photo taken by Peter Charlesworth. verostein 95 reddit
12. Little John F. Kennedy Jr. waiting for his Dad, President John F. Kennedy to land at Camp David, Maryland in October 1963. JFK was assassinated the very next month. sputnik-the-sages 95 reddit
13. Homecoming, A British soldier with his 8 month old daughter as he arrives at the docks from overseas 1945 NihilisticNoir 95 reddit
14. George H.W. Bush takes a toboggan ride with Arnold Schwarzenegger at Camp David. 1991. MartaHen 95 reddit
15. 100,000 Iranian women March against the hijab law, tehran 1979 (1600×1066) poaia 93 reddit
16. Lee Harvey Oswald, the assassin of John F. Kennedy, being shot by Jack Ruby on November 24, 1963 while being escorted by Dallas police. sarge-g 93 reddit
17. FDR using help to get out of his car, One of the few photos that show his paralytic illness, journalists and photographers avoided showing the president in this weak state especially during WWII, taken in the 24th of September 1932. PeJae 92 reddit
18. Meet the "Night Witches", fearless Russian female pilots who bombed nazis by night, 1941 Beast667Neighbour 91 reddit
19. Red Army infantry marching through the main street of Kiev, Ukraine, following the liberation of the city from German forces - 1943 vaish7848 90 reddit
20. American deserters being publicly humiliated in Florient, France on November 5, 1918. During WWI, 2,657 U.S. servicemen were convicted of desertion, with 24 being sentenced to death; all of the condemned were instead commuted to prison terms by President Woodrow Wilson. TrendWarrior101 90 reddit
21. An outdoor hockey game in Sweden is cut short, 1959. verostein 90 reddit
22. "Kombat" Heroic image of a Soviet political commissar of the 220th Infantry Regiment calling soldiers to an assault, Eastern Front, in Soviet Ukraine, 12 July 1942. it has been said that the subject of this photo died minutes after it was taken. PeJae 90 reddit
23. frozen Niagara falls, 1911. PeJae 89 reddit
24. Navajo riders in the Canyon de Chelly, Arizona. 1904, photo taken by Edward Curtis. verostein 89 reddit
25. Georges Blind, a member of the French resistance, smiling at a German firing squad, 1944. This was a mock execution attempting to get the resistance fighter to talk. It didn’t work. Georges did not divulge any information. Blind died in a concentration camp later the same year. LordJizzman 89 reddit
26. A red cross nurse writing down last words of mortally wounded soldier, taken around 1917. PeJae 89 reddit
27. The weathered face of Norwegian polar explorer Tryggve Gran - 1923 Sexual-Thunder69 89 reddit
28. Mother and baby of family of nine living in field on U.S. Route 70 near the Tennessee River, March 1936, ghostmrchicken 89 reddit
29. Female snipers of the 3rd Shock Army, 1st Belorussian Front, 775 confirmed kills, Germany, May 1945 NihilisticNoir 89 reddit
30. Last sword duel in history in France, 1967 between the Mayor of Marseille and the Socialist Party candidate for presidency. Chocolatechipweb 89 reddit
31. Keshia Thomas protects an alleged KKK supporter from a mob in Ann Arbor, MI, 1996 InevitableClear 89 reddit
32. 1858 picture of the last Mughal Emperor Bahadur Shah II. Fun fact: Persian word for Mongol is “Mughal”, it’s often overlooked that India fell under Mongol rule. First emperor was a direct descendant of Genghis Khan. random_reddit_1010 88 reddit
33. Soviet tanks interrupt young couple wedding. Soviet invasion to Czechoslovakia, 1968 Muff1995 88 reddit
34. Acrobats Balance On Top Of The Empire State Building, 1934 Itchy_Kiwi 88 reddit
35. World's Highest Standard of Living, by Margaret Bourke-White, 1937 N/A 88 reddit
36. Young punks in Communist Hungary - Budapest, 1982 videki_man 88 reddit
37. "The weightless cat"-experiment, performed inside the cockpit of an F-94C to test the effect of sub-gravity forces on the body, 8 February 1958 Shadoukoa 88 reddit
38. Coal Miners coming up a Coal Mine Elevator after a day of work in 1920's Belgium rockystl 88 reddit
39. Fidel Castro visiting the Great Wall of China, 1995 Nidzovantije 88 reddit
40. Conrad O'Brien-ffrench greets a bear. Having spent his youth as a Mountie, surviving the First World War and serving as an MI6 agent in the Second World war, he was known to welcome danger. Banff National Park, 1950. Photo taken by Rosalie Ffrench. verostein 87 reddit
41. A Red Army soldier firing from a bathtub during the Battle of Stalingrad, 1942 Ybur__ 87 reddit
42. American WWI veterans at a reunion, 1978. PeJae 87 reddit
43. A boy's reaction staring at a TV screen for the first time. (1948) SchoolProjectLad 87 reddit
44. A woman overlooking a snowy mountain pass in The Pyrenees Mountains, France - 1956 Cecca105 87 reddit
45. The traditional architectural style of an elite family's home. Djenné, Mali, West Africa - photographed in 1906. TheAfternoonStandard 87 reddit
46. Geologist Thomas Griffith Taylor and Meteorologist Charles Wright in the entrance of an ice grotto. Terra Nova Expedition, Ross Island, 5 January 1911. Photo taken by Herbert Ponting. verostein 86 reddit
47. all of them pick shrimp at the peerless oyster co. photo was taken while bosses were at dinner as they refused to permit the children to be in photos. out of 60 workers, 15 were apparently under 12 yrs old. bay st. louis, miss, march 1911. NihilisticNoir 86 reddit
48. Lockheed Martin employee Sally Wadsworth working on the fuselage of a P-38 Lightning in California in 1944 NihilisticNoir 86 reddit
49. Robert Downey Jr. in a mug shot taken when he was transferred to the California Substance Abuse Treatment Facility and State Prison, Corcoran, August 25th, 1999. Str33twise84 86 reddit
50. East German Border Guard Fires at a Fleeing Citizen, 1989 Beneficial-Cucumber1 85 reddit
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