A small boat rescues a USS West Virginia crew member from the water after the Japanese bombing of Pearl Harbor, Hawaii on Dec. 7, 1941 during …

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Three U.S. battleships were hit from the air during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941. From left are the USS West Virginia, …

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Selling papers on Dec. 7, 1941 at Times Square in New York City, announcing that Japan has attacked U.S. bases in the Pacific. (AP Photo/Rober…

Rescue workers help evacuate the Lunalilo High School in Honolulu after the roof of the main building was hit by a bomb during the Japanese at…

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Night view of White House ablaze with lights as President Franklin D. Roosevelt conferred with cabinet officials and Congressional leaders in …

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"Japanese cabinet meets in emergency session," is the bulletin shown in Times Square's news zipper in lights on the New York Times building, N…

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Midshipmen on the U.S.S. Prairie State listen as Artur Rodzinski conducts the New York Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra in a USO-Camp shows con…

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Worker, right, trying to clean up some of the storm wreckage along shore drive in Winthrop, Mass., on Dec. 7, 1945 stands back as huge breaks …

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This is a partial view of the central nave of Saint Peter's Basilica, as the cardinals, accompanied by their aides, walk in procession toward …

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Rescue workers carry an unidentified victim from the still-blazing Winecoff Hotel in Atlanta, Ga., Dec. 7, 1946. Officials estimate that over …

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An unidentified woman leaps from an upper story to escape the burning Winecoff Hotel in Atlanta, Ga., on Dec. 7, 1946. Seconds later the woman…

Bourbon Street, quiet by day, is shortest route to Canal Street business district for many residents in Louisiana on Dec. 7, 1960. Here a nun …

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A U.S. Marine clad in a gas mask dashes from an amtrack vehicle carrying a grenade launcher during offensive exercises in the Saudi Arabian de…

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Comedian Steve Martin says he's sorry if he offended anyone by calling Terre Haute the most nowhere place in America in a recent Playboy inter…

A powerful link in the chain of testimony which authorities will try to use in convicting Bruno Richard Hauptmann is the four holes, bored in …

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Frank Sinatra Jr., who is embarking on a singing career of his own, talks with his father on Dec. 7, 1962. Frank Jr., is all for his boy’s sho…

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Dr. Joseph Goebbels, German propaganda minister, is shown with his wife Magda and their children on Dec. 7, 1935. (AP Photo)

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Ballet dancer Rudolph Nureyev, left, who injured his foot in West Berlin last month, dances again in Paris with French ballerina Noella Pontoi…

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Scientists monitor information coming back from the Galileo spacecraft Wednesday, Dec. 6, 1995, while a picture of the spacecraft is shown on …

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PFC. Herman D. Kottwitz, Belfast NY, and his sentry dog "Match" maintain a vigilant watch overlooking the Dalat Valley, Vietnam during the Vie…

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Striptease artist Lili St. Cyr takes the witness stand in Beverly Hills as she testifies in her trial on charges of lewdness at Ciro's nightcl…

British actress Audrey Hepburn strums a guitar with her co star George Pappard between takes on the set of "Breakfast in Tiffany's" at a film …

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Rescue workers and a fire department snorkel work on the wreckage of an elevated train which derailed in Chicago, Dec. 7, 1966. One car topple…

U.S. President-elect Dwight D. Eisenhower is flanked by Gen. Mark W. Clark, left, commanding general, U.S. Armed Forces Far East, and by Gen. …

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FILE - In this Feb. 18, 1969 file photo, Roman Polanski is shown with his wife, the actress Sharon Tate, toasting the opening of "Rosemary's B…

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Notre Dame's defensive end and co-captain Leon Hart holds the Heisman Memorial Trophy prior to official presentation to him of the nation's ou…

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Pfc. Vic Damone, former radio, TV and stage singer, presently assigned to the 7729 Special Services Group, made an appearance at the European …

Her dress spattered with blood, Philippines first lady Imelda Marcos is helped to a waiting helicopter after she was stabbed by an unidentifie…

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Mitsuo Fuchida, 64, the man who led the surprise attack on Pearl Harbor recalls the events of Dec. 7, 1941 on his return visit to Hawaii 25 ye…

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Cher and Sonny Bono pose before boarding a Pan American flight to Hawaii at Los Angeles airport, Ca., on Dec. 7, 1965. (AP Photo)

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Placido Domingo as Don Jose and Jelena Obrazcowa in title role of "Carmen" are stars of a new Franco Zeffirelli production in Vienna State Ope…

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Mississippi star quarterback Archie Manning grimaces as he straightens the right arm he injured in play against arch rival Louisiana State in …

Dragonerstrasse and Muenzsttasse, in Berlin, where authorities have issued 'instructions' that Jews living in the city would be 'advised' to l…

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Kudabu, Chimpanzee mascot of the U.S. Engineers in Liberia, takes her siesta on a soldier's cot using his helmet as pillow. As in World War I …

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Author Hunter S. Thompson, right, speaks on the influence of the news media on the recent national elections during a panel discussion at Yale…

Mayor Frank Hague of Jersey City greets President-elect Franklin D. Roosevelt on his arrival by train from Warm Springs, Ga., as the train sto…

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Halfback Dick (Night Train) Lane, of the Los Angeles Rams (81), leaps to intercept a Green Bay Packer pass intended for Packers' end Bob Mann …

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Afghan President Hamid Karzai, right, talks to U.S. Vice President Dick Cheney during a news conference at the presidential palace in Kabul, A…

Eleanor Roosevelt, left, wife of New York's Gov. Franklin D. Roosevelt, and Helen Keller, center, famous blind educator, met at the annual sal…

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Spec- 5 Robert T. Bensberg, of Colorado Springs, Colo., who speaks Vietnamese fluently, questions a blindfolded Viet Cong suspect near Vo Dat,…

Two firemen step into the wreckage to look for victims in one of the Spanish airliners which collided on the runway of Barajas Airport, Madrid…

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