Epochal historical figures loom so large in the public imagination it's hard to conceive of them just kickin' it like normal people. But they totally did and do, and there are photographs of the historical figures cool kids club to prove it. Here you will find some awesome historical photos of authors and activists, presidents and athletes, and other luminaries spending time together.
Did Lucille Ball and Eleanor Roosevelt joke around? Who knows how many awesome stories Teddy Roosevelt and Harry Houdini probably shared, but if any two historical badasses had a lot to talk about, it was those guys. Can't go wrong, right?
1. Helen Keller And Mark Twain, C. 1905Wish you were there?
2. Harry Houdini And Theodore Roosevelt, 1914Wish you were there?
3. Lucille Ball And Eleanor Roosevelt, 1944Wish you were there?
4. Harry S. Truman And Pablo Picasso, 1958Wish you were there?