In the nearly two and a half centuries since the United States was officially formed, many historical figures have made a significant impact on the country. People such as Thomas Edison, Babe Ruth, and Jackie Kennedy have all transformed America in some way - sometimes, even the world. But well before these figures did great things, they were children. Seeing these US historical figures so young can be a little jarring, but their childhood photos offer a rare glimpse into the past.
Some of these child or baby pictures look just as you might have imagined, but others are more surprising.
- Age: Dec. at 65 (1929-1994)
- Birthplace: Southampton, New York, United States of America
- Age: Dec. at 53 (1895-1948)
- Birthplace: Pigtown, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
- Age: Dec. at 45 (1867-1912)
- Birthplace: Millville, Liberty Township, Indiana
- Age: Dec. at 88 (1880-1968)
- Birthplace: Tuscumbia, Alabama, USA