You’ve seen iconic moments as they’ve happened, but rarely do you see what life’s like just after history’s been made.
Moments After Historical Moments: The Moon Landing
The Assassination Of John F. Kennedy
The Saigon Execution
Moments after the execution depicted in Eddie Adams’ immortal photo, South Vietnamese General Nguyễn Ngọc Loan holsters the weapon he’d just used to kill suspected Viet Cong insurgent Nguyễn Văn Lém in Saigon on February 1, 1968.
The Pulitzer Prize-winning photo of the execution helped wake America up to the brutal realities of the Vietnam War.