Iconic photo of Ena Sharples, (Violet Carson) looking out over the early 60's industrial landscape of Manchester. #CoronationStreet

"Coronation Street" - Iconic photo of Ena Sharples, (Violet Carson) looking out over the early industrial landscape of Manchester.

Princess Diana dancing with John Travolta, 1985. http://historicalphotographs.net

The Princess of Wales and John Travolta dancing at the White House, November 1985

Police officers from West and East Berlin meet at a line marking the border in 1955. Try to understand how absurd the situation in this photo is.

West Berlin policemen and East German soldiers face each other after a young girl made it across the border, 1955

Einstein and his therapist. "Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know." http://t.co/qezoByK1yL

Albert Einstein and his therapist. “Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know.” — Ernest Hemingway Photo by Life Magazine: Einstein and his therapist.

Soviet troop pulls German soldier from manhole during the Battle of Berlin, April 1945. #WWII #History http://t.co/WIi30Vtjqv

Soviet troop pulls German soldier from manhole, Battle of Berlin, April 1945

Guardian Angels first made an appearance on the New York subway in 1979 in an attempt to quell rising levels of violence.

Guardian Angels on the NYC subway, 1980

Light painting by Pablo Picasso, 1949 -by Gjon Mili. http://t.co/DJaWEouNA3

Pablo Picasso light-drawing with a flashlight, Photograph by Gjon Mili/Time & Life Pictures

View from the top of the Empire State Building  on the opening day, 1931. http://t.co/SV3OETyfJv

Unexpected Snapshots of the Century--The Empire State Building Opens--Visitors admire the view of downtown Manhattan from the observation deck of the Empire State Building on its opening day — May

Brilliant photo of Michael 'Air' Jordan at the 1985 'Slam Dunk Contest' http://t.co/7L4QGiXsCX

Historical Pics ‏ Brilliant photo of Michael 'Air' Jordan at the 1985 Slam Dunk Contest.

7-foot Bolaji Badejo, a Nigerian design student, in costume for the now classic sci-fi thriller Alien, 1978. http://t.co/pARNsX6PeE

Bolaji Badejo as the Xenomorph in Alien. A Nigerian design student, Badejo was discovered in a bar by a member of the casting team, who put him in touch with Ridley Scott. Scott believed that Badejo,.

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