The Most Epic Photos From Each Year Since 1918

1918 — The end of WWI
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1919 — The Council of Four at the Paris Peace Conference
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1920 — The beginning of prohibition in the United States
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1921 — The first Miss America
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1922 — The Olav Tryggvason statue in Trondheim
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1923 — A visitor to the Tomb of Tutankhamun at The Valley of the Kings
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1924 — A close view of Trafalgar Square looking east from the west fountain. These original fountains were replaced in the late 1940s.
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1925 — Arctic expedition of the SS München
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1926 — Otto Peltzer breaking an 800 m world record
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1927 — Charles Lindbergh flies solo over the Atlantic.
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1928 — Winter Olympics in St. Moritz, Switzerland
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1929 — The stock market crash
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1930 — The library at Peel House
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1931 — Hungarian aviators, Endresz György and Magyar Sándor are ready for their non-stop transatlantic flight.
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1932 — Preparing for the first underwater photographs outside of a diving bell
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1933 — The first flight over the tallest mountain in the world, Mount Everest
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1934 — Hitler at a Nazi Party rally
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1935 — Hemingway caught a tuna.
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1936 — The Olympic games in Berlin
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1937 — The Hindenburg airship crash
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1938 — A Tibetan woman
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1939 — Soviet Foreign Minister, Molotov signing the German-Soviet Nonaggression Pact
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1940 — Standing guard on a beach in southern England
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1941 — Pearl Harbor was attacked.
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1942 — A Soviet junior political officer
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1943 -Young girls assembling machine guns in a Russian factory
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1944 — The Normandy invasion
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1945 — The end of WWII
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1946 — Traffic jam in Paris
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1947 — Princesses on the footplate during the royal visit to South Africa
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1948 — The first Prime Minister of Independent India, Jawaharlal Nehru and Mahatma Gandhi on a train
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1949 — Dancers are celebrating New Year’s Eve
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1950 — An aerial view of the Corporation Quay
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1951 — Women wrestling
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1952 — A rocket laboratory
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1953 — John F. Kennedy and his then fiancé, Jacqueline Bouvier
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1954 — Roger Bannister finishing the 4-minute mile
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1955 — Members of the Royal Family helping out at a local village fete
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1956 — Marilyn Monroe and Arthur Miller at their wedding
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1957 — Laika, a Russian cosmonaut dog was the first animal in space.
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1958 — Pele’s final World Cup performance
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1959 — Some Like It Hot
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1960 — Che Guevara
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1961 — The first man in space
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1962 — Pablo Picasso
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