The Man in the White Suit

Alec Guinness, flanked by Howard Marion-Crawford and Michael Gough, in the 1951 film, “The Man in the White Suit”.

Original B&W photo.


Moonbase Cyberman

A scene from the 1967 Doctor Who story “The Moonbase”, showing companion Jamie McCrimmon, played by Frazer Hines, in the moonbase sickbay, being menaced by a Cyberman. 7 more words



A publicity shot for the 1950 film “Harvey”, starring James Stewart. Here he is talking to a curiously visible Harvey, who is invisible in the film! 6 more words


Charles Manson

This is the notorious Charles Manson in late 1934 or early 1935.

His mother, Kathleen Maddox, was unmarried at the time of his birth, and he was initially called “no name Maddox”, then “Charles Milles Maddox“.  23 more words


Vincent Price

Vincent Leonard Price, Jr., on May 27, 1929, his 18th birthday.

Original sepia photo.


David Bowie

A couple of school photos of David Bowie, when he was still David Jones.

The first is from 1955.

The second is from 1961.

In both of these photos, you might notice that both eyes are the same colour. 73 more words


Claus von Stauffenberg

A teenaged Claus von Stauffenberg standing outside his castle at Jettingen-Scheppach. 

On the 20th of July 1944, at the age of 36, he planted a briefcase containing two small bombs in a briefing room at the Wolfsschanze (Wolf’s Lair) in an attempt to assassinate Adolf Hitler. 19 more words