35 Rare Historical Photos You HAVE To See, But #17 Will Send Shivers Down Your Spine.

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A grandmother hanging on her motorcycle in 1951.

The Internet loves a good #throwbackThursday, but why should looking back in time be limited to just one day of the week? There are just so many awesome photos from pop culture history to look at, and now is as good of a time as any, right? Below, we've compiled 35 amazing throwback photos that represent a lot of decades, and show a lot of people from plenty of different walks of life. Some are celebrities in their private moments, while others are just random passersby who happened to be in the frame for a shot. All of these images are extraordinary interesting, and you'll be glad you didn't wait until Thursday to look at them.
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A 1960's promotional image for Goodyear's experimental red plastic tires.

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A boy cruising on his Schwinn bicycle in 1952.

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Bruce Lee showing off his nice crop of facial hair.

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The old ladies who ran with the Hell's Angel's crew.

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Walter Shawn Browne, a chess champion.

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Bob Marley arriving in Ibiza in 1978. It was the only time he'd ever visit the country.

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Mary Ann Mobley and Elvis Presley looking lustworthy in 1965's Harum Scarum.

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A guy flaunting his stuff in the 1940's.

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Surfers and their wooden surfboards in Hawaii.

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Elton John looking dapper in 1974.

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NASA's very first class of astronauts in 1959.

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Metallica, looking badass in 1990.

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President of Yugoslavia Josip Broz Tito visiting the United States in the 70's.

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John Lennon and son pose beside his funky Rolls Royce.

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Seoul, South Korea in 1904.

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People posing with alligators in the 30's.

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A couple watches a waiter prepare a flaming fruit dessert in New Zealand in 1962

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Clint Eastwood skateboarding in Rome in 1964.

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Ava Gardner and Burt Lancaster goofing around on the beach in 1946.

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1963 students working with the Sketchpad computer graphics system at MIT.

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The street scene in New York City in 1974.

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1960s flight attendants, looking cheery.

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Fidel Castro at the Kremlin, enjoying a cigar while wearing two Rolex watches.

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Michael Jackson in an NYC hotel room in the 70's.

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Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Carl Perkins, and Jerry Lee Lewis at the infamous Sun Studio

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1974 shot of the Los Angeles airport.

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Marilyn Monroe looking dramatic on a sofa bed in 1951.

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A guy taking a quick break on a motorcycle at Woodstock in 1969.

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Stephen Hawking and his wife Jane in 1965.

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A Coca Cola advertisement made by pigeons in Venice.

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Diana Ross and the Supremes being babes by the pool.

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Frank Zappa and The Mothers of Invention photographed in 1978.

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An early Hewlett Packard computer.

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B-boys showing us what hip-hop culture really meant in the 80's

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