Historic, record-breaking and scandalous: the 10 most famous kisses

On 6 July, the world celebrates romantic kissing day.

One of the manifestations of love is considered both pleasant and useful for health lovers. Scientists even claim that kissing helps to lose weight and improve immunity.

However, some of the kisses become legendary, as have historical value, or cause a loud scandals in the public.

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TSN.ia decided to recall the most famous kisses both stars and ordinary citizens, who will be remembered for humanity.

“Kiss of life”, 1967

Legendary photography photographer Rocco Morabito actually represents not a real kiss.

Morabito was able to fix the moment when the electrician J. D. Thompson doing CPR partner Randall Champion after discharge in 4 000 volts. This pattern has saved the life of a victim.


Kiss in Vancouver, 2011

The famous picture of couples who kiss on the background of the rebellion of hockey fans in Vancouver, belongs to Getty Images photographer Richard LEM.

On the night of 16 June in Moscow in Vancouver hosted a seventh game of the final series of the National hockey League. The local team lost to the Boston players, which caused outrage from fans and mass pogroms. It is in the thick of things got the couple – canadian Alex Thomas and Australian Scott Jones.

In fact, the moment of the kiss was completely unromantic, as Jones tried to calm the frightened friend, which knocked down the police and was on the verge of hysteria.

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Wedding kiss, Prince William and Kate Middleton, 2011

Kiss the Royal baby and his beloved during the wedding acknowledged the main event of the decade on British television.

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Wedding of Prince Charles and Princess Diana, 1981

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The longest kiss in the world, 2013

Loving couple in the Thai town of Pattaya city has set a record for the longest kiss in the world – 58 hours, 35 minutes and 58 seconds. The record was fixed by representatives of the Guinness Book of records. The 3 winners received $ 300 and two diamond rings.

Kiss in Day of the victory over Japan, 1945

The photo that praised the photographer Alfred Eisenstadt, depicts an American sailor kissing a nurse on the square “times square,” the day when President Truman announced the end of the war. It is believed that in the photo, Glenn Mcduffie and Edith Shane, but this fact still remains in question.

The photograph is known under various names – “the Day of Victory over Japan in times square”, “Victory Day” and “Kiss”.


Kiss Madonna, Britney Spears and Christina Aguilera, 2003

The scandalous kiss three pop stars was held during the ceremony of awarding the MTV Video Music Awards 2003.

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Kiss angelina Jolie’s brother, 2000

Scandalous was not too family kiss angelina Jolie’s brother James Haven at the ceremony “Oscar” in 2000. By the way, then, the actress received a Golden statuette for best supporting actor.

John Lennon and Yoko Ono, 1981

Gentle cover of Rolling Stone magazine was photographed a few hours before the murder of musician. In 2005 it was recognized as the best in the last 40 years.

And, of course, known for kiss of Leonid Brezhnev and Erich Honecker

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