Hip And Groovy Photos From History That Are Guaranteed To Put A Smile On Your Face

If you’re on the lookout for something heartwarming in these uncertain times, look no further than recent history. It wasn’t all doom and gloom back then. Indeed, from the ’30s to the ’90s, there were plenty of times that things happened that put a great big smile on people’s faces, and luckily there was someone there with a camera to capture these heartwarming moments. Here we present twenty one hip and groovy moments from history that we guarantee will put a smile on you face. Enjoy!

Bunny Yeager Photographs Bettie Page And Friends in 1954


Former Playboy Playmate Bunny Yeager swapped appearing in front of the camera to appearing behind it, and as a result became one of the most accomplished and successful photographers of the 1960s and ’70s. One of her most famous pieces was the iconic shot of a bikini-clad Ursula Andress emerging from the sea on the Caribbean location shoot for the 1962 James Bond movie, Dr. No. Here she’s seen photographing the infamous pin-up girl Bettie Page, along with two leopards.

Bill Gates Arrested In 1977


He may now be one of the richest men in the world, but there was a time when Bill Gates was just a goofy young man who found himself on the wrong side of the law in New Mexico after speeding, failing to come to a halt at a stop sign and driving without a license. This string of traffic violations earned the young whizkid a slap on the wrist from the authorities, and provided the ages with one of the most famous mugshots of all time. Nice shirt collar, Bill!