Regardless of when you think "the good old days" actually were, many of us harbor a special respect for the past. These photos show people that had an appreciation for style, taste and class that seems to be harder to find these days.


Show Full Text

If you have a photo showing what class looked like in "the good old days," we'd love to see it! Please add it to us or let us know about your favorite time period in the comments.

(h/t: designyoutrust)

#1 A Young Harrison Ford

A Young Harrison Ford

Report

UlrikaTückdeMantel 11 months ago

hot hot hot!

View more comments

#2 American Actor Paul Newman During A Trip On A Water Taxi In Venice (1963)

American Actor Paul Newman During A Trip On A Water Taxi In Venice (1963)

archiviocameraphoto.com Report

JoeSauer 11 months ago

I'm straight as can be, but he was a damn good looking guy.

View More Replies...
View more comments

#3 A Man In A Suit And Sunglasses Rides A Skateboard Down A Hill Path In Central Park, New York (1965)

A Man In A Suit And Sunglasses Rides A Skateboard Down A Hill Path In Central Park, New York (1965)

Bill Eppridge Report

RJazz909 11 months ago

My fav...that is one classy man LOL....I feel like there should be some cool jazz in the background...XD

View More Replies...
View more comments

#4 Louis Armstrong Plays For His Wife In Giza (1961)

Louis Armstrong Plays For His Wife In Giza (1961)

Bettmann Report

KimberleyGomes 11 months ago

Oh what a wonderful and surreal photo!

View More Replies...
View more comments

#5 Sunday Morning On The South Side Of Chicago (1941)

Sunday Morning On The South Side Of Chicago (1941)

Russel Lee Report

CharishHalliburton 11 months ago

Tiny men! They look super dapper.

View More Replies...
View more comments

#6 Clint Eastwood Walking In Rome (1960s)

Clint Eastwood Walking In Rome (1960s)

Historical Pics Report

#7 Audrey Hepburn At The Roman Holiday Premiere (1953)

Audrey Hepburn At The Roman Holiday Premiere (1953)

Report

Debs 11 months ago

She is absolutely beautiful... Her beauty is timeless....

View More Replies...
View more comments

#8 Plunging Necklines In 1950s

Plunging Necklines In 1950s

Nina Leen Report

JesseLuk 11 months ago

Resting bitch face at it's finest

View More Replies...
View more comments

#9 A Man Ice Skating (1937)

A Man Ice Skating (1937)

John Albok Report

EsthiSigner 11 months ago

maybe it was Gene Kelly?

View More Replies...
View more comments

#10 A Young Couple Dancing Be-Bop At Vieux Colombier Theatre In Paris (1951)

A Young Couple Dancing Be-Bop At Vieux Colombier Theatre In Paris (1951)

Robert Doisneau Report

Debs 11 months ago

She is beautiful...

View more comments

#11 Muhammad Ali

Muhammad Ali

Report

#12 Caroline Kennedy Walks In Front Of Her Father, President Of United States, While He Carries Her Doll (1963)

Caroline Kennedy Walks In Front Of Her Father, President Of United States, While He Carries Her Doll (1963)

Hulton Archive Report

PujaWahi 11 months ago

Love the expression on her face. What a cute kid and a loving father.

View more comments

#13 Cary Grant Stops In London On His Way Home To Bristol To Visit His Mother (1946)

Cary Grant Stops In London On His Way Home To Bristol To Visit His Mother (1946)

Bettmann Report

SonjaFagan 11 months ago

One of the most attractive men ever! Such style.

View more comments

#14 A Young Sean Connery Smoking A Cigar

A Young Sean Connery Smoking A Cigar

Report

UlrikaTückdeMantel 11 months ago

he is so smart and sexy!

View More Replies...
View more comments

#15 Sigourney Weaver Dressed As A Man, Los Angeles (1983)

Sigourney Weaver Dressed As A Man, Los Angeles (1983)

Helmut Newton Report

MelEnd 11 months ago

Absolutely stunning!

View more comments

#16 Actress Brigitte Bardot Watching Pablo Picasso At Work In His Studio In Vallauris (1956)

Actress Brigitte Bardot Watching Pablo Picasso At Work In His Studio In Vallauris (1956)

Jerome Brierre Report

Debs 11 months ago

Wow!!.....What a special photo!

View more comments

#17 A Stylish Couple In The Rain

A Stylish Couple In The Rain

Report

AnnHerring 11 months ago

Pattie Boyd poses in a Mary Quant fashion shoot with actor Tom Courtenay (Dr. Zhivago, Billy Liar e.g.) Distributor : Puritan Fashions (US). Published in the March 1966 issue of Seventeen Magazine under ‘Our Girl In London’. Photographer: John Cowan

View more comments

#18 A Young Kevin Spacey (1980s)

A Young Kevin Spacey (1980s)

Andrew Brucker Report

JeniCochran 11 months ago

So absolutely gorgeous! To die for!!

View more comments

#19 Clint Eastwood With Actresses Olive Stargess And Dani Crayne In San Francisco (1954)

Clint Eastwood With Actresses Olive Stargess And Dani Crayne In San Francisco (1954)

Pierre-Henri Verlhac Report

TrisWalker 11 months ago

holy crap his son looks just like him!!

View More Replies...
View more comments

#20 A Life Guard, Brighton Beach, New York (Between 1901 And 1906)

A Life Guard, Brighton Beach, New York (Between 1901 And 1906)

loc.gov Report

JeanSchweibish 11 months ago

"You can leave the hat on..."

View more comments