Life Magazines

1936

December 7th - Skiing

 

1937

January 4th - President Roosevelt

April 5th - Terrier

April 19th - Queen Mary Ship

April 26th - Leghorn Rooster

May 3rd - Jean Harlow

May 31st - Golden Gate Bridge

August 2nd - Nun

August 23rd - Transocean Plane

August 30th - Frog Hunt

September 6th - Harpo Marx

September 27th - Nelson Eddy

 

1938

January 3rd - Swedish Skater

January 10th - Koalas

January 17th - Oil Business

January 31st - Student Nurses

August 29th - Sunshades

October 10th - Legion Majorettes

October 17th - Carole Lombard

October 24th - Sid Luckman

October 31st - Raymond Massey as Lincoln

November 7th - 1938 Elections

November 14th - Brenda Frazier

November 21st - Japanese Boy With Gun

November 28th - Life Magazine Is 2 Years Old

December 19th - Mary Martin

 

1939

February 6th - Peruke Hairstyle

February 13th - Norma Shearer

February 20th - France’s Top General

February 27th - Twelve-Day Cruise

March 6th - Tallulah Bankhead

May 22nd - World’s Fair Guide

May 29th - Eleanor Roosevelt

September 4th - Rosalind Russell

October 16th - German U-Boats

October 23rd - Womens Fashions

 

1940

January 8th - Bowdoin House Party

June 10th - Emperor Hirohito

1941

May 5th - Harvard University

September 29th - Radio Quiz Kid Gerald Darrow - rough as a cob

October 13th - Lana Turner and Clark Gable

December 22nd - American Flag - America Goes To War

 

1942

July 13th - Gunnery Training

October 5th - Eye-Catcher Hats

December 28th - Raphael’s Madonna

 

1943

January 18th - Cover Girl - Rita Hayworth

July 12th - Roy Rogers & Trigger

 

1944

April 3rd - City Dogs

April 10th - Air Marshal Harris

July 24th - Jennifer Jones

 

1945

May 7th - The German People

May 14th - Soldier - Victory In Europe

 

1948

April 12th - Barbara Bel Geddes

November 8th - Starlet Fencer

November 22nd - Harry Truman’s Victory

 

1949

October 31st - Princess Margaret

 

1950

December 4th - West Berliner With Dog

December 11th - Lilli Palmer and Rex Harrison

 

1951

February 26th - Debbie Reynolds

April 2nd - New World Riviera Fashions

April 9th - General Omar Bradley

 

1952

March 31st - L’il Abner

 

1954

March 1st  - Rita Moreno

March 15th - Bobo Rockefeller

August 30th - Anna Maria Alberghetti

 

1955

February 14th - Mother with Children

March 21st - Sheree North

November 14th - Convalescent Eisenhower

November 21st - Broadway Talent

November 28th - Carol Channing

December 25th - A Christmas Story

 

1956

January 16th - Anita Ekberg

January 23rd - Citizen Harry Truman

January 30th - Henry Ford II

May 7th - Dream House - Women In Lounges

May 14th - Fashion - The Gainsborough Look

 

1957

December 2nd - Nikita Khrushchev

December 9th - Richard M. Nixon

 

1959

January 12th - Senator Hubert H. Humphrey

April 20th - Marilyn Monroe

April 20th - front cover damaged - Marilyn Monroe

April 27th - Gold Rush Days

May 11th - Pioneer Women

August 10th - The Nixon's In The U.S.S.R.

August 17th - May Britt

August 31st - Exploration Tales

 

1960

August 22nd - Olympic Swimmers

 

1961

January 27th - John F. Kennedy Inauguration

 

1962

January 5th - Lucille Ball

March 2nd - John Glenn

October 5th - Jackie Gleason

December 14th - Marlon Brando

 

1963

April 19th - Richard Burton and Elizabeth Taylor

April 26th - 10 year old Jacqueline Kennedy

August 16th - Hospital Vigil Over Kennedy Infant

August 23rd - Frank Sinatra Sr. and Frank Jr.

November 29th - John F. Kennedy

December 6th - Kennedy Funeral - Jackie, John Jr. and Caroline

December 13th - Lyndon Baines Johnson

John F. Kennedy Memorial Edition

 

1964

April 17th - front cover damaged - General MacArthur Memorial

October 2nd - John F. Kennedy Assassination Warren Report

October 30th - Don Schollander, Olympics

December 25th - A Christmas Story - The Bible - Double Issue

 

1967

February 10th - Gus Grissom’s Caisson At Arlington

 

1968

June 21st - The Two Accused - James Earl Ray and Sirhan Sirhan

November 15th - President Richard M. Nixon

 

1969

January 10th - Earth From Apollo 8

January 17th - Sirhan Sirhan

 

1970

July 17th - Ted, Rose and Joan Kennedy

 

1971

July 23rd - Clint Eastwood

August 6th - Ann Margret

September 10th - Composite: Television’s 25th Anniversary

September 24th - front and back cover detached - The Jackson Five

 

1972

April 21st - Charlie Chaplin With Wife Oona

June 16th - A Girl With The Hula Hoop

 

1975

Special Report - Winter Edition

 

1978

November 1st - Mickey Mouse

 

1980

February 1st - Mary Astor

 

1982

August 1st - Marilyn Monroe

 

1983

November 1st - President John F. Kennedy

 

1984

January 1st - The Year In Pictures

September 1st - Michael Jackson

 

1985

January 1st - The Year In Pictures

April 1st - We Are The World Rock Stars

June 1st - Bill Cosby

August 1st - Janet Jones

September 1st - Mick Jagger and Tina Turner

October 1st - Joan Collins

 

1986

March 1st - Molly Ringwald

July 1st - The Statue Of Liberty

 

1989

Fall - Special Issue - The 80's

 

1996

August 1st - Tragedy On Mount Everest

September 1st - Alternative Medicine

November 1st - The Dawn Of Life

 

1997

March 1st - Endangered Species Born In Zoos

April 1st - Elizabeth Taylor