Commandant Amon Goeth, infamous from movie “Schindler’s List”, preparing to shoot prisoners (1943)

Amon Leopold Goeth was camp commander of the Plaszow concentration camp from February 1943 until September 1944. In the photograph he can be seen standing on his balcony preparing to shoot prisoners. Amon Leopold Goeth (German:...

 

The Assassination of Anwar Sadat in 1981

Extremists assassinate Egyptian President Anwar Sadat in Cairo (1981). The assassins’ bullets ended the life of Anwar Sadat — a man who earned a reputation for making bold decisions in foreign affairs. The reputation...

 

17 Epic Movie Sets That Were Actually Miniature Models

From the mind-bending architecture of the Inception to Middle Earth towers of the Lord of the Rings, the world of movies has shown us orgasmic cinematography that is almost beyond human imagination. The pictures below will...

 

Bobby Fischer playing against 50 opponents simultaneously in 1964

Bobby Fischer is considered by many to be the greatest chess player who ever lived. In this particular simultaneous exhibition, he won 47 of the matches, drew 2 and lost 1. He lost to Donn Rogosin, not a well-known player....

 

15 Dramatic Photos Taken Before History’s Famous Tragedies

Our world can be a cruel place. Below are unforgettable images before some of history’s famous tragedies collected from various periods in our past. George Mallory and Sandy Irvine and few other climbers found dead or disappeared...

 

38 Powerful Images That Will Stir Your Soul, Especially #23

When you see these photos, you will never forget them.

 
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