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70 Rare Photographs That Will Destroy Everything You Knew About The Past

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These assorted photographs from India are sure going to take you on a nostalgic ride. These photographs are a mirror of the some happy, sad, surprising or some baffling moments from the rich past of India. These will genuinely stimulate your brain and inspire you to dig up the history books.

1. A 1950 Bombay

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

2. A 90s picture of Miss Universe Sushmita Sen and Miss World Aishwarya Rai

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

3. A rare photoshoot of Madhubala for the LIFE magazine

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

4. A 1970s photo of Amitabh Bacchan and family

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

5. A rare picture of President of India Dr. Rajendra Prasad

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

6. A 1980s Picture of The Bandit Queen- Phoolan Devi

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

7. Mourning of death of Ramkrishna Paramhansa with young Vivekananda (4th from left)

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

8. Young Sachin Tendulkar and Vinod Kambli

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

9. 1950s Opera House on MG road in Bangalore

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

10. Naval Tata, Ratan Tata and Noel Tata

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

11. A very rare photograph of Nathuram Godse, who shot Mahatma Gandhi

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

12. Anna Hazare when he was in the army

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

13. The dead body of Chandra Shekhar Azad

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

14. 1930 poster for declaring the death sentence judgement of Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev, Rajguru and their companions

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

15. A rare photograph of Nehru and the First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy watching a snake charmer

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

16. Indira Gandhi with Kapil Dev

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

17. 1880 Ooty, Tamil Nadu

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

18. Rabindranath Tagore and Albert Einstein

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

19. A rare school picture of Sachin Tendulkar and Vinod Kambli

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

20. Rarest of rare Satyagrahis’ picture demonstrating against the British Raj

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

21. A young Shahrukh Khan with Gauri Khan

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

22. Pictured on the deck of British Navy in Kenya, 1967, is this Cockerel -Fighter, Sir Mohinder Dhillon from Pujab, who was also one of Africa’s greatest cameramen

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

23. Two Indian men being hanged by British during the First Freedom Struggle of India in 1857

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

24. Anil Kapoor, Sridevi and Yash Chopra relaxing at a shooting spot

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

25. A Glucose-D biscuits ad poster featuring Amzad Khan aka Gabbar Singh

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

26. An Air India advertisement with Zeenat Aman as their poster girl

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

27. One of the first pictures of Vivekananda in America with Narsimhacharya (standing) alongside himself at the desk

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

28. M. S. Dhoni when he was still at school

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

29. The Governor General of India, C. Rajgopalchari, giving Lady Mountbatten a farewell embrace, 1948

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

30. A silent movie actress- Seetha Devi, in 1925

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

31. The Prime Minister of India, Shri Narendra Modi, as a NCC cadet in his childhood days

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

32. Young A. R. Rehman with Yesudas in a studio

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

33. A rare picture of young A. P. J. Abdul Kalam from his college days

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

34. The Rolls Royce Depot in Bombay

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

35. The first Indian cricket team tour to England, in 1886

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

36. Rabindranath Tagore, Dr. S. Radhakrishnan and Sir Maurice Gwyer at Sinha Sadan after the Oxford University Convocation on 7th of August 1940

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

37. A rare photograph of our President Pranab Mukherjee some thirty years back

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

38. Subhash Chandrqa Bose with parents

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

39. The last photograph of Mahatma Gandhi

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

40. The last successful arrest of Subhash Chandra Bose by the Britishers

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

41. A rare photograph of Indian cricketers, Sachin, Sehwag and Zaheer, having a gala time partying

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

42. Indira Gandhi, Jawaharlal Nehru and Charlie Chaplin at Bürgenstock, Switzerland, 1953

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

43. A younger Indian wrestler, The Great Khali

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

44. Dr. B. R. Ambedkar with family of some of his associates

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

45. The marriage of HH Yuvaraja Sir Sri Kantirava Narasinharaja Wadiyar to HH Yuvrani Kempu Cheluvammanniyavaru Urs in Mysore, 1910

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

46. Prof. R Narasimhan, architect of the first digital computer in India (Tata Institute of Fundamental Research Automatic Calculator-TIFRAC)

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

47. Randhir Kapoor and Rekha with RajKapoor in 1970

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

48. A picture showing the first Indian woman to become a pilot, Sarala Thakral. She was just 21 years old then.

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

49. Secundrabad, in the year 1858, after the slaughter of 2000 rebels, with numerous skeletons scattered all around

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

50. Sir C. V. Raman explaining the Raman’s Effect

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

51. A student at the University of Madras in 1948, where they usually tied their hair to a nail to keep from falling asleep while studying

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

52. The Indian cricket team enjoying themselves in the dressing room

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

53. Lt. Zohra Sehgal in her younger days of acting career

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

54. Zeenat Aman in 1970 when she won the second runner up in the Miss India Contest

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

55. A rare photo of Subhash Chandra Bose meeting with Hitler

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

56. Jawaharlal Nehru Meeting Albert Einstein At Princeton, USA, 1949

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

57. Dev Anand, Dilip Kumar and Raj Kapoor together in one picture

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

58. Flora Fountain in Bombay, 1880

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

59. Aerial view of Maidan, Kolkata  in 1870

60 Rare Photographs That Will Take You Back In The Rich History Of India

 

60. Kapil Dev, Sharukh Khan and Sohail Khan enjoying a game of football

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61.  Barak Obama with his high school football team.

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62. Bill Gates caught for driving without a licence in 1977

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63.  Queen Elizabeth posing during World War 2 service

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64. Osama bin laden in 1970’s. From the right second last in green shirt.

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65. Osama Bin laden after Judo practice

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66. Steve Jobs discussing future of computers with Bill Gates in 1991

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67. First Modern Olympics runners held in Athens, Greece – 1896

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68.  Beatles lat concert in London at rooftop – 1969

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69.  Construction of Eiffel Tower in 1880

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70. Early sketch of the famous Mickey Mouse

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