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.

SundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
31
1

01 January, 2018 (2 events)

  • Poster for the 1947 french rerelease of james whales 1931 horror film picture id540398877?s=170x170

    UNS: (FILE) 200 Years Since Novel Frankenstein Published

    11 images
  • Chinese peasants on a communal farm in the 1950s during the great picture id566465167?s=170x170

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

    7 images
2
3
4

04 January, 2018 (2 events)

  • 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

    6 images
  • New york pedestrians weave their way through traffic picture id3436275?s=170x170

    UNS: Ernst Haas: Master Of Early Colour Photography

    63 images
5
6

06 January, 2018 (1 event)

  • Singer lenny kravitz performs on stage at the only uk date on his picture id51033066?s=170x170

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

    20 images
7
8
9
10
11
12

12 January, 2018 (1 event)

  • 2nd june 1953 queen elizabeth ii and the duke of edinburgh wave at picture id3279645?s=170x170

    GBR: A Look Back At Queen Elizabeth II's Coronation

    16 images
13
14

14 January, 2018 (1 event)

  • Sid vicious johnny rotten and steve jones of the sex pistols perform picture id88314244?s=170x170

    UNS: (FILE) 40 Years Since The Sex Pistols' Last Concert

    10 images
15

15 January, 2018 (1 event)

  • Feb 1996 dan gurney of team all american racers poses for a picture picture id369465?s=170x170

    UNS: (FILE) American Racing Driver Dan Gurney Dies At 86

    16 images
16
17

17 January, 2018 (2 events)

  • President bill clinton listens to his wife hillary during an event picture id51642443?s=170x170

    UNS: (FILE) 20 Years Since Clinton-Lewinsky Scandal Broke

    10 images
  • Actors jackie chan left and chris tucker film a scene for rush hour 2 picture id1320641?s=170x170

    UNS: (FILE) 65 Years Since The Corvette's Debut

    10 images
18
19

19 January, 2018 (1 event)

  • Singer janis joplin performs onstage at the santa clara county for picture id74278839?s=170x170

    UNS: (FILE) 75 Years Since Birth Of Singer Janis Joplin

    8 images
20
21
22

22 January, 2018 (1 event)

  • Hollywood ca pixies are dying out in the entertainment field except picture id515542944?s=170x170

    UNS: (FILE) 50 Years Since Debut Of Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In

    10 images
23

23 January, 2018 (1 event)

  • North korean army guide kim migyong explains events on the deck of picture id52609510?s=170x170

    UNS: (FILE) 50 Years Since The USS Pueblo Incident

    9 images
24

24 January, 2018 (1 event)

25
26
27
28
29
30

30 January, 2018 (3 events)

  • American news broadcaster and cbs anchor walter cronkite reports from picture id53031229?s=170x170

    UNS: (FILE) 50 Years Since Tet Offensive Began

    12 images
  • February 1948 a crowd watching the funeral pyre of indian statesman picture id3417019?s=170x170

    UNS: (FILE) 70 Years Since Death Of Mahatma Gandhi

    10 images
  • Vice president dick cheney smiles while wearing his cowboy hat august picture id51249585?s=170x170

    UNS: Happy Birthday Dick Cheney!

    118 images
31
1
2
3

03 February, 2018 (1 event)

  • Lana clarkson at the radisson hotel at lax in los angeles california picture id74753137?s=170x170

    CA: Actress Lana Clarkson Murdered by Phil Spector 15 Years Ago On This Day

    6 images