My great-great uncle, first and only Aboriginal Australian fighter pilot to serve during WW2 - Leonard Waters
/r/OldSchoolCoolUma Thurman (1986)
/r/OldSchoolCoolOne of my favorite photos of my parents in the late 70s
/r/OldSchoolCool4-year-old Neil deGrasse Tyson circa 1965
/r/OldSchoolCoolThe first black person to win an Oscar, Hattie McDaniel, had to accept her 1940 best-supporting actress trophy in a segregated hotel.
/r/OldSchoolCool1972, my parents were 19 when they met at freshman orientation...married at 20 and still madly in love till my dad past away from a brain tumor in 2012 at the age of 58
/r/OldSchoolCoolYoung skateboarder in SoCal 1970's. Hugh Holland.
/r/OldSchoolCoolTimes Square, New York - 1910s
/r/OldSchoolCoolPrincess Leia and Chewbacca, 1977
/r/OldSchoolCoolMy Granddad Thurman, served over in Korea in teh 50's. He told us he actually went out the night before and that he was pretty high when this photo was taken!
/r/OldSchoolCoolJimi Hendrix , 1967
/r/OldSchoolCoolMamie Van Doren, 1950s
/r/OldSchoolCoolShe just turned 87-years old and is still the light in her family’s lives (photo taken circa 1945)
/r/OldSchoolCoolSean Connery performs a mating ritual for Ursula Andress - 1960s
/r/OldSchoolCoolMy great grandfather from about 1920. Turns out my great grandma was his side girl and there’s a whole family with our name in Kansas we don’t know.
/r/OldSchoolCoolKim Gordon from Sonic Youth working on the Daydream Nation album cover in 1988. That album is celebrating its 30th anniversary today.
/r/OldSchoolCoolJamie Lee Curtis on set of ‘Halloween’ (1978)
/r/OldSchoolCoolMy dad dressed as Bowie at a Halloween party in the 70s 👨🏻🎤
/r/OldSchoolCoolImogen Hassall, 1960s
/r/OldSchoolCoolMy grandmother, circa 1945 (she was only 18 in this photo!)
/r/OldSchoolCoolMy Grams and Gramps on their wedding day. Mid 1940’s.
/r/OldSchoolCool"The only way we could get your uncle to smile was to put candy in the pocket of his blazer..." photo circa 1965
/r/OldSchoolCoolAudrey Hepburn with long hair. Circa 1958
/r/OldSchoolCoolMy great uncle stationed in Korea. Passed away a couple weeks ago at 91. RIP. (1950’s)
/r/OldSchoolCoolBefore iTunes playlists we had cassette tapes for mixes. If the mix was really good or the recipient really important they got a custom cover with artwork. Found this among some old treasures. Dated 1991
/r/OldSchoolCoolMy grandfather posing with with his Mercedes and piper. (1965)
/r/OldSchoolCoolMy grandparents in the 50s. She never left his side after his heartattack and waited 30 years to be reunited.. If that isn’t true love I don’t know what is
/r/OldSchoolCoolMy dad recently picked up photo-restoring as a permanent hobby. Here’s his first one! A friends great-grandfather who fought in WWII. 1942
/r/OldSchoolCoolMy grandparents (front) on their second date sometime in the 1950’s.
/r/OldSchoolCoolAs requested, Great-Great-Great Grandpa Sanders and Great-Great Grandpa Henry Circa 1910, Boone County, Missouri