Plus: Hockey and James Dean |

Subscribe to more TIME newsletters

Weekly Top 10

 

Francis Miller—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images

Brave Hearts: Remembering the Little Rock Nine

Six decades after nine courageous teens integrated Little Rock Central High School, LIFE.com presents pictures -- many of which never ran in LIFE magazine -- from those ugly and, ultimately, inspiring days.

Terry Sawchuk: A Face Only a Hockey Puck Could Love

This Is the Real 'Jackie' Interview With LIFE Magazine

Rare 1949 Photographs Show the Making of 'Sunset Boulevard'

'The Luckiest Generation': LIFE With Teenagers in 1950s America


Dennis Stock—Magnum

Beautiful Enigma: LIFE With James Dean

LIFE.com remembers the too-short life and brilliant, violently truncated career of James Dean, through classic photographs by Dennis Stock.

LIFE With Elizabeth II: Rare and Classic Photos of the Queen

You’ve Been Eating Spaghetti Wrong This Whole Time

The Brink of Oblivion: Color Photos From Nazi-Occupied Poland, 1939-1940

Striptease Superstar: Rare and Classic Photos of Gypsy Rose Lee