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1988 Olympics: Naim Süleymanoğlu

1988 Olympics: Naim Suleymanoglu, at 132 lbs is first man ever to lift three times his own bodyweight, 415 lbs.

Cycle-Skating (1923)

Cycle-skates from 1923: The precursor to rolling blading. Men in Paris enjoy this new sport.

King of the Bombs (Tsar Bomba)

It was also referred to as Kuz’kina Mat, potentially referring to Nikita Khruschev’s promise to show the U.S. a Kuzka’s mother (Kuzkina mat) at the 1960 UN General Assembly.

Ceausescu visit in Pyongyang (June 1971)

Romanian leader Nicolae Ceausescu’s visit to Pyongyang, North Korea in June 1971.

Mayan People

The largest populations of contemporary Maya inhabit Guatemala, Belize, and the western portions of Honduras and El Salvador, as well as large segments of population within the Mexican states of Yucatán, Campeche, Quintana Roo, Tabasco, and Chiapas.

1950s Swimsuits Fashion Show

Exclusive fashion flashback: Vintage 1950s swimsuits fashion show.

1930s Fashion Predictions

Amusing predictions by American fashion of the 1930s that the well dressed man and woman would be wearing in the year 2000.

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