For many people, history is just a boring subject they had to study at school, with its dozens of dates and dry theories.
We decided to correct this impression and put together a selection of 9 historical photographs that say more than words could ever express.
Freddie Mercury with his mother, 1947.
The execution of a communist, Germany, 1919.
The first gay pride parade in Philadelphia, June 1972.
The future Queen Elizabeth II, June 1940.
The Twin Towers on a morning in New York, a year before construction was completed, 1972.
Malcolm X and Muhammad Ali, New York, 1963.
A half-naked FBI agent brings $1 million to some airplane hijackers in 1972.
Nagasaki before and after the explosion of an atomic bomb, 1945.
A bra design popular in the ’40s and ’50s. And you thought today’s youth had lost it…