Princess Diana Dies In Car Crash, 1997
Diana, the beloved Princess of Wales, died in a horrific car crash on August 31, 1997 while fleeing paparazzi. The images of her totaled car in the tunnel of Pont de l’Alma bridge in Paris made the brutal accident a reality for her well-wishers the world-over, who were left in a state of shock and devastation.
Killing Spree At Columbine High School, 1999
On April 20, 1999, two students – Dylan Klebold and Eric Harris – of Columbine High School in Colorado opened fire on students within their school. It was the first mass student shooting on a U.S. campus and it shocked the entire nation. 13 individuals were killed.
Iconic Images Of The 1990s: Bliss, 1996
Taken by Charles O’Rear, the iconic Microsoft wallpaper is in fact a photograph of the rolling hills of Sonoma County, California. He took the image for a digital design company, HighTurn, before it was turned in the Microsoft bitmap image, and O’Rear insists it wasn’t manipulated or enhanced in any way.