1970s

Things I Learned From Bohemian Rhapsody

I recently took a long flight across the Pacific Ocean, which afforded me the opportunity to watch too many movies. One if those was Bohemian Rhapsody, the rock biopic covering the British rock group Queen. I’m embarrassed to say I...

Studio 54

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DIFF'RENT STROKES -- Season 2 -- Pictured: (l-r) Gary Coleman as Arnold Jackson, Dana Plato as Kimberly Drummond, Todd Bridges as Willis Jackson (Photo by Herb Ball/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)

Different Strokes Cast in 1979

See the Different Strokes Cast in in 1979 - the second season. Gary Coleman, Dana Plato, and Todd Bridges. All three fell on hard times over the years.

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Awesome Old Photos of Pan Am Back in the Day

Pan Am was the best, just the best airline and back in the days of romantic commercial flight. Check these out and click on them for better details.  This first one is an image showing Pan Am at Kai Tak...

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Los Angeles Airport (LAX) in 1971

We’ve posted a few great old photos of airplanes in the glory days of commercial flying. This is one from 1971 showing Los Angeles International Airport as seen from above. Source: LAFDHS

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Bill and Hillary Clinton in 1975

How amazing is this old photo? We’re looking at the former president, Bill Clinton and the current candidate for president, Hillary Clinton back in 1975 on their wedding day.

Sad Story Behind ‘Burst of Joy’ Vietnam POW Photo

Who doesn’t remember or recognize this iconic photo from the Vietnam War? This image was taken in on March 17th, 1973 by Sal Veder at Travis Air Force Base. Burst of Joy was a Pulitzer Prize winning photograph showing Lieutenant Colonel Robert Stirm,...

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What Did Calgary Look Like in 1971?

Check out this great old photo we found on Flickr, showing Calgary in 1971. You’re looking at the 439 bus crossing what appears to be 4th St. SW. Anyone know what intersection this is? Source: Flickr user lindsaybridge

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Pan Am 747 at Sydney International Airport in 1970

This terrific old photo from October 25th, 1970 was taken in Sydney, Australia and shows the second-ever Boeing 747 manufacturer and delivered to Pan Am. The plane was in Sydney en route back to Los Angeles. Pan American Boeing 747...