Iconic Images From The 20th Century
The 20th century is undoubtedly one of the most amazing periods of our race . In those 100 years, we went from horses to cars, from mail to email, from dream to radio and television, movies and video games.
The 20th Century’s MOST Lavish & Controversial Party
Held in an artificial forest built in a desert, the function was so lavish, that it was called ‘The Party of the Century’ by Time Magazine, and ‘Mother of all Parties’ by Life. However, there was a dark undertone to the glamorous event.
The 20th Century Saw Some Legendary Tunes
The 20th century is truly like no other. These hundred years changed and defined society as we know it today, at a speed never seen before.
The Full 20th Century Evolution of Halloween Costumes
The Full 20th Century Evolution of Halloween Costumes video, history, 100 years, baba recommends, 20th century, costumes, halloween, glamour, dress up Take a look at this fascinating 100-year evolution of Halloween costumes, from the 1900s to now
Stunning Colorized Postcards From the Early 20th Century
Image Source: Mashable Vintage Postcards From the Early 20th Century travel, history, nostalgia, stunning, postcards, amazing places, photographs, colorized You might think that colored photos in the early 20th Century were unheard of, but Photocrom already existed.
Step into the Past with These Rare 20th Century Snaps
These photos all have a story to tell - from catastrophic events, to times gone by, to hardships and wars, to innovation and historical landmarks. Let's step back in time... The majestic Titanic leaving its port in Southampton UK, on 10 April 1912.
13 Quotes From the Greatest Minds of the 20th Century
The 20th century was turbulent. The world knew life-altering advancements in science and technology, two devastating world wars, exploration of space, revolutionary social equality movements and we could go on. Naturally, some brilliant prominent figures stood at the forefront of all this.
Window to the Past: Walking Through 20th Century Budapest!
In his latest series of photos, he takes us on a journey across 20th century Budapest, through the 21st century! Using archived photographs provided by Fortepan, this artist shows us the exact same monumental locations in the past and the present together.
These Moments Defined America in the 20th Century
The KKK Marches in Washington (Aug. 8, 1925) This photo was captured when the KKK paraded down Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington D.C.. The headline in the New York Times read: 'Sight Astonishes Capital: Robed, but Unmasked Hosts in White Move Along Avenue.'
Words From the Greatest Literary Minds of the 20th Century
From Shakespeare to Ayn Rand, authors have been around for centuries feeding us deliciously enthralling stories, peppered with kooky characters, witty anecdotes, and endless twists and turns.
20th Century Slang People Rarely Use Nowadays
Some words in the English language have barely changed over the course of centuries, whereas others didn’t manage to withstand the test of time. Slang words and phrases are among the least resilient of all.
QUIZ: Can You Beat Our 20th Century History Test?
Content QUIZ: Can You Beat Our 20th Century History Test? quiz Do you know the 20th century well enough to pass this history quiz?
A Bit of 20th Century Architecture with Frank Lloyd Wright
Over the course of Wright’s creative career, which spanned over 70 years from the end of the 19th century to the mid 20th century, he designed over 1000 pieces, out of which over 500 were completed, and wrote over 20 books.
How Many Of These 20th Century Fads Do You Remember?
These are some of the most notable and memorable trends of the past century. 1. Dance Marathons (1920s) These dance contests were not there to find out who had the best moves but were rather more of an endurance test.
What a Difference a Century Makes...
The 20th century, and even the beginning of the 21st, have been the most influential times in the history of our race, and have changed the world (for good or bad) we live in, and HOW we live in it. These photos give us a glimpse to just how much has changed in this time.
Life in the Past Century in 15 Unbelievable Vintage Photos
The photos showcasing the novel technologies of that time sparked special joy in my heart, as they look almost cartoony to me nowadays.
These Old Photos Reveal a Good Deal About the 19th Century
This is particularly true when it comes to photography from times that have long gone by, as these incredible photographs from the 19th Century will show you: The French Uprising (1848) Photo Credit: Eugene Thibault/The History of Picture In this photo, you can clearly see a couple of hastily-assembled
It's Incredible What a Difference We Made in a Century!
The 20th century is without a doubt the most revolutionary century in human history, so much has changed in 100 years, perhaps more than the 1000 that preceded it.
How I Would Love to Walk in New York of a Century Ago
Looking back at old photos of the early 1900s, it is clear to see how landmarks have drastically changed, while others, have remarkably stayed the same.
30 Historic Artifacts With Centuries of Beauty.
These 30 pieces from history are a shining example of how stunning such works can be. 30 Historic Artifacts With Centuries of Beauty. photos, artifacts, historical treasure, armour, works of art, antiques These 30 pieces from history are a shining example of how stunning such works can be.
March 20th, 2017: Today's Biggest World News Stories
March 20th, 2017: Today's world news headlines • Fierce fighting in northern Damascus • North Korea holds successful rocket test • Norway is the world’s happiest country • Battle for the soul of the French Left • Beauty and the Beast’s $350 million opening weeken d On this day in 1854, anti-slavery
This Manuscript Has Stumped Scientists for Centuries!
The Voynich manuscript is one of the biggest riddles in the entire world, and has remained unsolved for centuries. The manuscript is bound in calfskin vellum. After it was carbon-dated, experts determined that it was created in the early years of the 15th century.
A Century of Dinners: It’s Not Only Fashion that Changes
If we look back, we can see these fashion patterns more clearly, and this video offers just that opportunity to reflect and see how family dinners changed during the past century.
Prepare to Be Blown Away by the Dance of the Century
And combined it makes one of the more touching performances we've seen this century.