1969 LIFE photo session of Sophia Loren with her son, Carlo Ponti, Jr.
The Moscow Summit of 1972 was a summit meeting between President Richard M. Nixon of the United States and General Secretary Leonid Brezhnev of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union. It was held May 22–30, 1972. It featured the signing of the Anti-Ballistic Missile (ABM) Treaty, the first Strategic Arms Limitation Treaty (SALT I),
Photographs by J. C. (John Calvin) Coovert. The photographer was born in Danville, Kentucky, in 1862 and arrived in Greenville, Mississippi, around 1887. Coovert is best known for his photographs of the cotton culture and the Mississippi River.
On 21 August 1911, the painting was stolen from the Louvre. The theft was not discovered until the next day, when painter Louis Béroud walked into the museum and went to the Salon Carré where the Mona Lisa had been on display for five years, only to find four iron pegs on the wall. Béroud
In the 1960’s the phrase “Bra Burning” was well known. People say that very few women actually burned their bras, but many supported those actions. Women burned their bras because they felt that it proved a statement or made a stand for Women’s Rights. Another reason they burned their bras was because it was a
These stunning color photos were taken by photographer Max Leonard that documented everyday life in Britain around 1951-53.