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Daily WOW - Vintage Celeb Photos Updated with Realistic Color ...

Jennifer Knightstep

Daily WOW - Vintage Celeb Photos Updated with Realistic Color ...

We've all seen every one of these historical "celeb" photos, and yes, they're very cool, but there's something so much more compelling about them in color... prepare to have your mind blown.

1 Marilyn Monroe in 1957

Marilyn Monroe in 1957 Marilyn Monroe in 1957 She just looks so much more vulnerable in color, doesn't she?

2 Helen Keller and Charlie Chaplin in 1919

Helen Keller and Charlie Chaplin in 1919 Helen Keller and Charlie Chaplin in 1919 I don't even have the words - maybe it's seeing the skin tones that makes this one so much more real?

3 Albert Einstein in 1921

Albert Einstein in 1921 Albert Einstein in 1921 I don't know - I still really like the original...

4 Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln That black and white photo of Lincoln is in almost every American history textbook I've ever seen - but in color, he's human, strong, alive...

5 Mark Twain, about 1900

Mark Twain, about 1900 Mark Twain, about 1900 Literary genius and dandy dresser, in black and white or color.

6 Charlie Chaplin in 1916

Charlie Chaplin in 1916 Charlie Chaplin in 1916 Oh my gosh, who knew? Chaplin was... kind of a hottie?!

7 Charles Darwin in 1874

Charles Darwin in 1874 Okay, so maybe he's not a celeb, but wow.