Rare Photos From The 1980s Captured Way More Than Expected

By Sarah Norman | November 3, 2023

Supermodel Brooke Shields even had a doll that had her famous Calvin Kleins on.

The 1980s were a truly unique and unforgettable decade, filled with maximalist music, iconic pop culture moments, and groundbreaking technology. From the rise of the personal computer to the emergence of memorable TV shows like The Wonder Years, the 1980s captured the imagination of people all around the world.

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In the early 1980s, Brooke Shields became the face of Calvin Klein with a series of iconic ads that helped redefine the fashion industry. The ads featured Shields, then just a teenager, in nothing but a pair of tight-fitting jeans and a sultry stare. The ads were groundbreaking for their time and cemented Shields' status as a sex symbol. The campaign became synonymous with the Calvin Klein brand, and the provocative ads helped elevate the company to new heights of popularity.

Once upon a time in the 80s. Teen Wolf meets Teen Wolf Too. Jason Bateman and Michael J. Fox.

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Only in the ‘80s could two Hollywood darlings star in a show where a teenage boy turns into a wolf. Obviously, the elder teen wolf Michael Fox looks comfortable with his fame and fortune. But it’s hard to believe that the perpetually youthful face next to him belongs to Jason Bateman. Apparently, to look 38 forever, you need to look about 12 when you're in your early 20s.