Archival calendar

Photographs and video of past and present world events, anniversaries and personalities. Use the calendar as a planning tool — select a date to view archival images and clips handpicked by our editors.

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01 April, 2018 (1 event)

  • President barack obama delivers the commencement address at hampton picture id98935208?s=170x170

    UNS: (FILE) 150 Years Since Founding Of Hampton University

    12 images
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02 April, 2018 (2 events)

  • American actor gary lockwood on the set of 2001 a space odyssey and picture id607392602?s=170x170

    UNS: (FILE) 50 Years Since Release Of '2001: A Space Odyssey'

    12 images
  • Veteran winnie madikizelamandela during outgoing anc president jacob picture id894785600?s=170x170

    UNS: Anti-Apartheid Campaigner Winnie Mandela Dies At 81

    42 images
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03 April, 2018 (1 event)

  • View of mourners as they take their seats during dr martin luther picture id941934738?s=170x170

    UNS: (FILE) Funeral Of Martin Luther King, Jr. - Newly Sourced Images

    95 images
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04 April, 2018 (1 event)

  • 431968memphis tn one of the last pictures to be taken of dr martin picture id517350744?s=170x170

    TN: 50 Years Since the Assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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08 April, 2018 (1 event)

  • Betty ford people october 26 1898 picture id541078184?s=170x170

    UNS: 100 Years Since the Birth of First Lady Betty Ford

    24 images
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10 April, 2018 (2 events)

  • Diana princess of wales in her wedding dress at buckingham palace picture id112768221?s=170x170

    UNS: (FILE) A Look Back At Previous Royal Wedding Dresses

    42 images
  • Press photographers and crowds of wellwishers outside buckingham on picture id109080750?s=170x170

    UNS: (FILE) A Look Back At Previous Royal Wedding Preparations

    72 images
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11 April, 2018 (3 events)

  • President lyndon johnson signs the civil rights bill while seated at picture id459212795?s=170x170

    UNS: (FILE) 50 Years Since Signing Of The Civil Rights Act

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  • Princess diana in the grounds of government house in auckland new picture id73425071?s=170x170

    UNS: (FILE) Royal Babies & Bumps

    75 images
  • In this handout image provided by kensington palace catherine duchess picture id176931717?s=170x170

    UNS: In Focus: Royal Babies

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15 April, 2018 (1 event)

  • Circa 1880 american writer henry james james writing is seen as a to picture id3335417?s=170x170

    UNS: 175 Years Since the Birth of Author Henry James

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17 April, 2018 (2 events)

  • President john f kennedy answers questions at a press conference the picture id514901336?s=170x170

    UNS: (FILE) The Bay Of Pigs Invasion

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  • Former first lady barbara bush attends day two of the republican at picture id82638697?s=170x170

    UNS: Former First Lady Barbara Bush Dies at 92

    166 images
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18 April, 2018 (1 event)

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19 April, 2018 (2 events)

  • Smoking fire consumes the branch davidian compound during the fbi to picture id526769052?s=170x170

    TX: 25 Years Since the Branch Davidian Compound in Waco, TX is Destroyed by Fire

    11 images
  • Reich persecution of jews poland 193945 warsaw ghetto uprising of picture id545719379?s=170x170

    UNS: (FILE) 75 Years Since The Warsaw Ghetto Uprising

    9 images
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20 April, 2018 (1 event)

  • American silent era comedian harold lloyd in the garden of greenacres picture id71574044?s=170x170

    UNS: 125 Years Since the Birth of Silent Film Actor Harold Lloyd

    21 images
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21 April, 2018 (1 event)

  • Canadian pilot captain arthur roy brown in his sopwith camel downing picture id629456715?s=170x170

    UNS: (FILE) 100 Years Since Death Of The Red Baron, Manfred von Richtofen

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23 April, 2018 (1 event)

  • American child star and actress shirley temple circa 1945 picture id71643330?s=170x170

    UNS: (FILE) 90 Years Since Birth Of Child Star Shirley Temple Black

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30 April, 2018 (1 event)

  • Tennis star monica seles makes a stabbing gesture 05 may 1993 while picture id52030602?s=170x170

    DEU: 25 Years Since Tennis Player Monica Seles Stabbed on the Court

    4 images
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01 May, 2018 (2 events)

  • Color poster for the chicago worlds fair or the worlds columbian of picture id88811128?s=170x170

    UNS: (FILE) 125 Years Since The Chicago World's Fair

    12 images
  • New york ny dr otto bettmann looks over images with an unidentified picture id516560882?s=170x170

    UNS: (FILE) 20 Years Since Death Of Otto Bettmann

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05 May, 2018 (1 event)

  • Karl marx the founder of communism and author of das kapital and picture id515383828?s=170x170

    UNS: (FILE) 200 Years Since Birth Of Karl Marx

    10 images