Marilyn Monroe in an outtake from her unfinished film, Something’s Got To Give (1962)
Eva Herzigova for Guess photographed by Ellen von Unwerth, 1992
Once again, this is NOT Marilyn Monroe. I purposely posted this with the proper info so people would stop thinking this is Marilyn. Jeans like this did not even exist in the 1950s.
Elvis, Priscilla and newborn daughter Lisa Marie Presley at the Baptist Hospital in Memphis, February 5, 1968.
The juke joints of the rural south featured blues and dancing and catered to the working class. Typically constructed with unfurnished walls and roofed with tin, they were usually open late at night and on weekends when patrons were likely to have spending money.
April 4, 1968: Civil rights leader, Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. is shot to death at a hotel in Memphis, Tennessee. A single shot fired by James Earl Ray from over 200 feet away at a nearby motel struck King in the neck. He died an hour later at St. Joseph’s Hospital.
Photo: Ralph Abernathy, with Mrs. Martin Luther King and her children lead a massive march through through the streets of Memphis on April 8, 1968 (Art Shay/Time & Life Pictures/Getty)