Weird History 29 Photos That Show You Exactly How Weird History Really Was  

Mick Jacobs
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List Rules Vote up the most strikingly bizarre photos that change your perception of the past.

True life often gets much stranger than fiction. History, AKA humanity's trial-and-error period, presents you with scenarios bizarre enough to render your favorite movies, TV shows, and books obsolete.

Assembled below are historical photos of the astonishing things people did throughout time, and some aren't more than 30 years old. Thought you'd seen it all? Wait 'til you see kids "swimming" on dry land.

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1939: Pontiac's "Glass Car"


1939: Pontiac's "Glass Ca... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 29 Photos That Show You Exactly How Weird History Really Was
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1891: European Stilt Traveler


1891: European Stilt Traveler is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 29 Photos That Show You Exactly How Weird History Really Was
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1984: Kim Il Sung's Neck Tumor


1984: Kim Il Sung's Neck T... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list 29 Photos That Show You Exactly How Weird History Really Was
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1918: Soldiers In A Visual Formation


1918: Soldiers In A Visual For... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list 29 Photos That Show You Exactly How Weird History Really Was
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