Ray Kroc first opened a McDonald’s franchise in 1955, from the McDonald brothers, then purchased the remaining McDonald’s chain in 1961 and built it into the most successful fast …
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Outdoor Coca-Cola advertising.
Wreckage of the first Japanese plane shot down during the attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941.
Jan. 28, 1986 — Space Shuttle Challenger disaster.
U.S. Special Forces soldier ~ Vietnam War.
February 2008 View of the amusement park from the top of the 16 story residential apartment building facing the central square of Pripyat.
Waiting for bread, Moscow, 11 June 1991.
These children are eating carrots on sticks, instead of ice creams, because of wartime rationing.
Bobby Ethel Kennedy on their wedding day.
Urakami Cathedral (Roman Catholic), Nagasaki, September, 1945.