Category: 1959

30 candid photographs of Marilyn Monroe in black swimsuit from…

30 candid photographs of Marilyn Monroe in black swimsuit from the 1959 movie “Some Like It Hot” beach scene.

30 candid photographs of Marilyn Monroe in black swimsuit from…

30 candid photographs of Marilyn Monroe in black swimsuit from the 1959 movie “Some Like It Hot” beach scene.

Rare and amazing behind the scenes photos of live-action models…

Rare and amazing behind the scenes photos of live-action models for Disney’s “Sleeping Beauty” (1959).

Rare and amazing behind the scenes photos of live-action models…

Rare and amazing behind the scenes photos of live-action models for Disney’s “Sleeping Beauty” (1959).

Times Square, New York City, 1959. Photographed by Henri…

Times Square, New York City, 1959. Photographed by Henri Cartier-Bresson.

Pooli a cat who served abroad a United States …

Pooli a cat who served abroad a United States attack transport during WW2, and who was awarded three service ribbons and four battle stars on her 15th birthday, 1959

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Can read about her here a bit: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ship%27s_cat#Pooli

Thought this was really interesting, and all around fun read.

Candid photographs of Marilyn Monroe at the premiere of “Some…

Candid photographs of Marilyn Monroe at the premiere of “Some Like It Hot” at the Lowe’s Capital Theatre in March, 1959.

1959: Super-model Dovima posing with an Atlas-…

1959: Super-model Dovima posing with an Atlas-Able rocket at Cape Canaveral, photo by fashion photographer Richard Avedon

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Racing legend Carroll Shelby in an Aston Marti…

Racing legend Carroll Shelby in an Aston Martin DBR1/300 at ‘The 24 Hours of Le Mans’ in 1959. He won by a full lap.

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Couple kissing, Paris, 1959. Photographed by Édouard Boubat.

Couple kissing, Paris, 1959. Photographed by Édouard Boubat.