The 45 Most Legendary Pictures Ever Taken

I guess my invite got lost in the mail.

1. Neil Patrick Harris, Christina Hendricks, and Stephen Colbert:

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ID: 1135387

2. The Dalai Lama and Mr. Rogers:

Courtesy of Seton Hill University / Via setonhill.edu
ID: 1135457

3. The original cast of Star Wars:

Harry Myers / Rex USA
ID: 1135285

4. Michael Jackson and Freddy Mercury:

Neal Preston/Corbis
ID: 1135314

5. Weird Al and Run-D.M.C.:

Ron Galella / WireImage
ID: 1135461

6. The Old Spice guy and the Most Interesting Man In The World:

ID: 1135313

7. Jeff Goldblum, Jane Lynch, and Zooey Deschanel:

ID: 1135476

8. Albert Einstein and Charlie Chaplin:

Everett Collection
ID: 1135321

9. Arnold Schwarzenegger and Shaquille O’Neal:

Time Life Pictures/DMI/Time Life Pictures / Getty Images
ID: 1135323

10. Beyoncé and Oprah:

Larry Busacca / Getty Images
ID: 1135475

11. Paul Rudd and Paul McCartney:

ID: 1135381

12. Warren Buffet, Bill Gates, and Ludacris:

Ethan Miller / Getty Images
ID: 1135383

13. Will Ferrell and Bear Grylls:

ID: 1135386

14. Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Anne Hathaway:

ID: 1135410

15. Quentin Tarantino, Tilda Swinton, and Marilyn Manson:

Craig Barritt / Getty Images
ID: 1135319

16. Elizabeth Taylor, Liza Minelli, Michael Jackson, and Whitney Houston:

Richard Corkery/NY Daily News Archive / Getty Images
ID: 1135446

17. Tina Fey, Sarah Silverman, Annie Leibovitz, and Amy Poehler:

Kathryn MacLeod for Vanity Fair / Via vanityfair.com
ID: 1135447

18. Hunter S. Thompson, Johnny Depp, John Cusack, and a blow-up doll:

ID: 1135388

19. Gary Oldman, David Bowie, and Edward Norton:

KMazur / WireImage
ID: 1135449

20. Jay-Z; Rashida Jones; Kanye West; Justin Bieber; Kid Cudi; Tyler, The Creator; and Aziz Ansari:

Courtesy of Justin Bieber / Via Twitter: @justinbieber
ID: 1135451

21. George Lucas and Steven Spielberg:

Courtesy Everett Collection
ID: 1135065

22. Redd Foxx, Eddie Murphy, Sidney Poitier, Bill Cosby, and Richard Pryor:

Jeff Kravitz / FilmMagic
ID: 1135364

23. Stephen Colbert and Stephen King:

ID: 1135454

24. George Lucas, Akira Kurosawa, and Francis Ford Coppola:

Everett Collection
ID: 1135320

25. Elvis Presley, Carl Perkins, Jerry Lee Lewis, and Johnny Cash:

Michael Ochs Archives / Getty Images
ID: 1135315

26. Rowan Atkinson and Christian Bale:

ID: 1135458

27. Hillary Clinton and Meryl Streep:

Kevin Wolf / AP
ID: 1135459

28. Aretha Franklin and Sam Cooke:

ID: 1135455

29. Ricky Gervais and Jerry Seinfeld:

ID: 1135462

30. Woody Allen and Michael Jackson:

Russell Turiak / Getty Images
ID: 1135292

31. Amy Poehler and Dave Grohl:

National Photo Group
ID: 1135464

32. Leonard Nimoy and Jimi Hendrix:

ID: 1135465

33. Al Pacino and Christopher Walken:

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ID: 1135467

34. RZA, GZA, and Bill Murray:

United Artists / courtesy Everett Collection
ID: 1135468

35. Chuck Berry and Mick Jagger:

Michael Ochs Archive / Getty Images
ID: 1135470

36. Jim Parson and Rihanna:

Courtesy of Rihanna / Via Twitter: @rihanna
ID: 1135471

37. Gerald Ford and Pele:

Keystone-France/Gamma-Keystone / Getty Images
ID: 1135472

38. Steve Martin, Tom Hanks, Chevy Chase, Dan Akroyd, Martin Short, Paul Simon, and Lorne Michaels:

ID: 1135473

39. Madonna, Sting, and Tupac:

Flickr: weissfoto / Via http://Eric%20Weiss%20for%20W%20Magazine/%20Condé%20Nast%20Archive
ID: 1135312

40. Bill Nye, Scott Adsit, and Neil DeGrass Tyson:

ID: 1142078

41. Jimmy Fallon, Amy Poehler, and Justin Timberlake:

Kevin Mazur / WireImage for TIME
ID: 1142094

42. Justin Timberlake and Ryan Gosling:

ID: 1142095

43. Marilyn Manson and Will Smith:

ID: 1142116

44. Snoop Dogg and Phillip Seymour Hoffman:

ID: 1142127

45. And Freddie Mercury and Darth Vader:

Via http://Neal%20Preston/Corbis
ID: 1135452

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