25 Historical Photos That Cast A VERY Different Light On Past Events.

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President John F. Kennedy having a charmingly chaotic family Christmas in Palm Beach, Florida, in 1962.

Some might say that history often repeats itself, but that doesn't apply to the little moments that occur and then get lost in the ether of time. Luckily, for those moments, we have photographs, which allow us to take a glimpse inside a past that we never experienced ourselves.

Below are 25 compelling and rare historical photos, all taken at the perfect moment -- but all at very different moments throughout history. History buffs and pop culture fanatics alike will enjoy this collection of images, and #22 will remind you of your childhood and put a huge smile on your face.