/r/OldSchoolCool

OldSchoolCool: History's cool kids, looking fantastic

/r/OldSchoolCool **History's cool kids, looking fantastic!** A pictorial and video celebration of history's coolest kids, everything from beatniks to bikers, mods to rude boys, hippies to ravers. And everything in between. If you've found a photo, or a photo essay, of people from the past looking fantastic, here's the place to share it.

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90,619 817 My grandfather greeting us in one of his short films, late 1960s
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79,033 1,474 1950's She sure was ahead of her times.
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73,943 1,022 My son and I in the early 90s. We couldn‘t afford a camera, so we periodically went into a photobooth.
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71,149 1,296 Girls show up in slacks at Abraham Lincoln High School, Brooklyn, NY, in protest because a classmate, Beverly Bernstein, was suspended the day before for wearing slacks. 1942
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69,922 1,172 My weight lifter great grandpa holding my grandpa over his head - 1947
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67,742 1,492 An 11 year old Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson sitting in the crowd watching his father about to wrestle, 1984
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64,166 938 My grandpa at 15 yr, 25 yr, 50 yr, and 100 yr (last week)!
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64,103 1,379 Here’s the “8th Wonder of the World” André the Giant, goofing around with his best friend (Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson’s 315lb grandfather), High Chief Peter Maivia. - 1970’s
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62,073 1,657 How about something other than celebrities and parents? LA, ca. 1980
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59,663 585 My grandma always used to tell us about this kid that would sing at the resort on her vacations in Hawaii. Turns out that kid was Bruno Mars. 1990
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56,908 992 Tony Hawk, 1988.
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56,285 1,004 My dad and uncle looking like 80’s drug dealers
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55,372 1,904 Visual change due to Vietnam in my dad. 1968-1972
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54,607 797 My mom making ramen back in 1989 Tokyo, Japan
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53,425 702 Dad: Let's take a picture that will make Mom angry 1970
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53,370 1,602 Deep south Louisiana 26 years ago I married the love of my life. It may not have been legal but it was real ! Thanks to all my friends and family that supported us back then and today. I’m the redhead on the right. 😘
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53,138 853 My mom and dad, 1955. This was taken at her house prior to their first date. They were married for 60 years.
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52,799 1,143 Today is my 31st wedding anniversary. It was blistering hot on July 16, 1988. I went bald and she went blonde but we're still together and still in love.
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52,624 828 Terry Crews and his wife 1989
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52,423 1,060 Robert Plant signing the first Zeppelin album for a policeman in the early 80's
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51,970 1,492 Receptionist waits at her desk. General Motors Technical Center, 1965
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49,256 603 Danny Devito & Arnold Schwartzenegger from Twins 1988
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48,824 1,713 My dad in the mid 80’s after finally saving enough money for his first car. He worked in the fields of California picking fruit.
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48,168 586 My great grandfather holding my great uncle a hundred years ago in 1919.
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48,070 1,826 School principal R.Wiley Brownlee after being tarred and feathered by the KKK in 1971, for lobbying to formally recognize the life and work of Martin Luther King, Jr.
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47,331 907 My grandpa and my uncle in front of the last covered bridge they built together, 1980, Ashland NH
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47,032 811 Our handsome Grandpa is one of the few remaining WWll veterans who was involved in the Allied invasion on June 6, 1944. At 97 years young, he is currently in Normandy for the 75th anniversary of D-Day.
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46,838 1,782 Justin Timberlake, Christina Aguilera, Britney Spears and Ryan Gosling 1993
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46,203 1,035 Jennifer Aniston At A Party In 1990
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45,850 1,278 My grandparents back in 1957 when inter-racial marriage was illegal
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45,533 1,141 Bob Dylan and girlfriend (1963).
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43,633 1,203 On August 23rd, 1989, 2 million Lithuanians, Latvians and Estonians held their hands and made a line across the three nations to demonstrate the people's wish for independence from the Soviet Union.
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42,190 683 Busted, Mugshot of 2 year old Francois Bertillon. His crime? Eating all the pears in the basket. His father, Alphonse Bertillon also happened to be the father of the modern mugshot. 1893
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41,561 1,955 1989: Before there was Amazing Race or Ninja Warrior, there was this classic...loved watching this as a kid. Can't believe it's been 30 years..
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41,235 1,303 My grandparents in front of the teepee they lived in for 10+ years. Summer of 1969.
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41,059 1,702 Franklin D. Roosevelt Jr. in college, fall of 1937
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40,860 1,167 Macho Man Randy Savage in the most '80s photo ever
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40,431 505 Japan, 1950s. My grandfather on the day of his coming of age ceremony (20 years old).
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40,296 997 Just learned my grandpa’s 1948 senior class took a trip to Washington DC. A restaurant refused to seat the black student in the class. Grandpa, who was class president, said, “Fine. We’ll leave if she’s not welcome.” The entire group off 55 left.
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39,034 725 My Mom about to go on a date, 1972
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39,033 937 My dad before prom in the 70s. His brother is a professional photographer and got this legendary photo.
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38,971 708 Chris Farley's hockey team portrait from 1977
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38,771 478 My mom and grandmother, on mom’s wedding day May 11, 1968
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38,064 1,265 A Southern California high school student walks toward classmates while wearing the “Mini Jupe” skirt, 1969
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37,917 441 Photo of Queen in Detroit, MI in 1977 taken by my uncle
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37,512 1,316 Courtney Cox in the 80s
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37,316 2,832 McDonald's in the 70s
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37,253 532 Paris, 1950’s. That dress is stunning.
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36,529 913 A young Jason Statham competing in Britain's Commonwealth Games as a diver (1990).
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35,962 1,613 My grandma and her Lamborghini Countach (1988)
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