History In Pictures

History In Pictures

@HistoryInPics

Followers3.9M
Following265

Sharing the most powerful and entertaining historical photographs ever taken.

Joined on July 10, 2013
@HistoryInPics Statistics

We looked inside some of the tweets by @HistoryInPics and found useful information for you.

Inside 100 Tweets

Time between tweets:
4 hours
Average replies
10
Average retweets
83
Average likes
406
Tweets with photos
15 / 100
Tweets with videos
5 / 100
Tweets with links
0 / 100

Rankings (sorted by number of followers)

17. globally and in category Hobbies

36. in category Hobbies

155. globally

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Jean-Claude Van Damme—a.k.a. The "Muscles from Brussels"—has had a long and storied career full of highs and lows, including the time he threw a papaya at a producer's head. https://t.co/fMSIlZG4n8

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Celebrating @SpaceX @NASA #LaunchAmerica +remembering Apollo11 launch protest w/Ralph Abernathy "a great nation ought to be able to take care of those who are less fortunate as well as undertake space exploration"https://t.co/FRcdlartv6 Lets fix inequalities now #BlackLivesMatter

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Congratulations @elonmusk - @SpaceX History in the making! https://t.co/lNRunQSmzq

Congratulations @elonmusk - @SpaceX History in the making! https://t.co/lNRunQSmzq

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In Sweden, Fridays are a time to indulge in tacos topped with cucumber and pineapple and cozy up on the couch with loved ones. https://t.co/I8YISniE2y

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Ozzie Canseco, the identical twin brother of baseball legend Jose Canseco, had all of the tools—but not nearly enough of the practice. https://t.co/wbWIjKl5p4

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If you grew up in the '90s, you probably remember the Tamagotchi, the egg-shaped keychain toy that beeped, ate, and pooped. https://t.co/MaSKflF0wY

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1983 – Austin, Texas.This policeman protects KKK members during a rally as protestors were closing in on them. https://t.co/3xIaBembRD

1983 – Austin, Texas.This policeman protects KKK members during a rally as protestors were closing in on them. https://t.co/3xIaBembRD

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Ella Harper (1870-1921), also known as The Camel Girl. Ella Harper was born with a very rare condition that caused her knees to bend backwards, called congenital genu recurvatum. https://t.co/boMUYEkeKE

Ella Harper (1870-1921), also known as The Camel Girl. Ella Harper was born with a very rare condition that caused her knees to bend backwards, called congenital genu recurvatum. https://t.co/boMUYEkeKE

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From small jobs to massive capers, only a select few heist films stand out as the perfect combination of planning and execution, of character chemistry and filmmaking intricacy. https://t.co/dSHTZolDFJ

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Care Bears answered the question: How do you patent a teddy bear? https://t.co/v5W5NcAmVO

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Victorian women weren’t exactly doing HIIT workouts—in fact, they were trying not to break a sweat at all. https://t.co/OuzRwJPpBB

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How the urinating doll industry went too far. https://t.co/8Y8ehLTBn0

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Chocolate's history starts with human sacrifice, and ends with Hershey-themed roller coasters. So, needless to say, it's an interesting one. https://t.co/UOrJUaj7hs

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When President Woodrow Wilson laid the cornerstone on October 13, 1915, it contained a copper box with documents and mementos that captured the spirit of the era. Though the contents weren’t kept a secret, you can now actually see them for yourself. https://t.co/lFbtbHUicf

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These reading quotes from Albert Einstein, Theodore Roosevelt, and more might help you choose your next great read. https://t.co/bU9ZYc6q0Q

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When Chicago was in desperate need of at-home nurses, one dastardly schemer named Julia Lyons saw an opportunity to turn a profit. https://t.co/tRs1QtGuTW

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1954 -Ann Hodges, the only human being in recorded history to be hit by a meteorite. https://t.co/N4FGWTmimS

1954 -Ann Hodges, the only human being in recorded history to be hit by a meteorite. https://t.co/N4FGWTmimS

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Whether you call it destiny or coincidence, there's no denying that these chance encounters changed the world. https://t.co/gm41OMgZ1S

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You’d be laughed out of the wedding party for suggesting garlic for a bridal bouquet today, but it used to be pretty common. https://t.co/LBKQx9AZzK

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