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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November 30, 2017 (1 event)

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December 01, 2017 (1 event)

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December 03, 2017 (1 event)

  • Shoppers at a mall send text messages using mobile phones september 9 picture id90499125?s=170x170

    UNS: (FILE) 25 Years Since The First SMS Sent

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December 04, 2017 (1 event)

  • View of road workers and police officers on a fogggy night london picture id144386749?s=170x170

    UNS: (FILE) 65 Years Since The Great Smog; Look Back At Foggy London

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December 05, 2017 (2 events)

  • French actor and singer johnny hallyday picture id583742872?s=170x170

    UNS: FILE: French Singer Johnny Hallyday Dies At 74

    37 images
  • Musician little richard records in the studio in circa 1967 picture id74281718?s=170x170

    UNS: Little Richard Turns 85

    46 images
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December 06, 2017 (1 event)

  • Kraguevac serbia and montenegro an undated file photo shows austrian picture id71153526?s=170x170

    UNS: (FILE) Austrian Writer Peter Handke Turns 75

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December 07, 2017 (2 events)

  • American geologist and apollo 17 astronaut harrison hagan schmitt picture id75280478?s=170x170

    UNS: (FILE) Apollo 17: The Final Manned Mission To The Moon

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  • Young boy from the madison square boys club carrying a large bundle picture id50591852?s=170x170

    UNS: In Focus: On This Day - The Attack On Pearl Harbor

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December 12, 2017 (1 event)

  • In july 1995 the worst case of genocide since world war ii took place picture id53201596?s=170x170

    UNS: (FILE) The Yugoslav Wars: Srebrenica

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December 18, 2017 (1 event)

  • Brad pitt during along came polly los angeles premiere at manns in picture id109931798?s=170x170

    UNS: (FILE) Actor Brad Pitt Turns 55

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December 21, 2017 (1 event)

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December 22, 2017 (1 event)

  • English punk group the clash circa 1977 left to right bassist paul picture id93705041?s=170x170

    UNS: (FILE) 15 Years Since The Death Of Joe Strummer

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December 25, 2017 (1 event)

  • Dancer bez as a jointsmoking santa and singer shaun ryder of the picture id138182109?s=170x170

    UNS: In Focus: Rock'n'Roll Christmas - Music Stars Getting Festive

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December 27, 2017 (1 event)

  • March 1946 lines of people at radio city music hall in rockefeller picture id50870894?s=170x170

    UNS: 85 Years Since The Radio City Music Hall Opened

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December 29, 2017 (1 event)

  • Prozac capsules eli lillys widely prescribed drug for treating as picture id50435500?s=170x170

    UNS: 30 Years Since Prozac First Available

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December 31, 2017 (1 event)

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January 01, 2018 (2 events)

  • Bride of frankenstein a 1935 american horror film the first sequel to picture id506011783?s=170x170

    UNS: (FILE) 200 Years Since Novel Frankenstein Published

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  • Factory workers arrive at the wuhan iron and steel works in china picture id88637972?s=170x170

    UNS: (FILE) Chairman Mao Announces China's 'Great Leap Forward'

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January 04, 2018 (1 event)

  • Politics asia pic january 1948 rangoon the peacock centred union jack picture id79655511?s=170x170

    UNS: (FILE) 70 Years Since Myanmar (Then Called Burma) Gained Independence

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January 06, 2018 (1 event)

  • Photo of andrew stockdale and wolfmother andrew stockdale performing picture id85516826?s=170x170

    UNS: (FILE) 60 Years Since Gibson Introduced The Flying V Guitar

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