Raising the Flag on Iwo Jima is an historic photograph taken on February 23, 1945, by Joe Rosenthal. It depicts five U. S. Marines and a U.S. Navy corpsman raising the flag of the U. S. atop Mount Suribachi during the Battle of Iwo Jima in WW II.It became the only photograph to win the Pulitzer Prize for Photography in the same year as its publication, and came to be regarded in the U. S. as one of the most significant and recognizable images of the war.

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"I would like to see your favorite memorable shots and discus about them, you can use the Disqus comment box to add the photo." - By Top Inspired photo editor @tapshanov

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One of the most famous photos ever taken, Eisenstaedt's image from Times Square on V-J Day is often referred to as simply "The Kiss." (Alfred Eisenstaedt—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images)

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The Photo After The Famous Photo: The famous photo was taken on September 20th, 1932, during the construction of the RCA Building (now the GE Building) in Rockefeller Center. The workers, without safety harnesses, are 69 floors (840 feet) above the street.

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Nostalgia - believe it or not, this is not from MTV - Baby Boomers will know this photo (creative commons NASA)

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JFK Jr. (John John) salutes his father's casket on November 25, 1963...his 3rd birthday.

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January: Learn more about Dorothea Lange, and her famous photos of Great Depression families.

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Audrey Hepburn This press shot from Breakfast at Tiffany’s is probably the most famous photo of Audrey Hepburn. Hepburn was plucked from a ballet lineup to play the leading role in Gigi on Broadway in 1951. She became only the third actor to be paid $1 million for her role in My Fair Lady. Date: 1961. Photographer: John Kobal.

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Iconic Pictures of the World. Made me tear up. There is so much power in a single image.

Iconic Pictures of the World. Made me tear up. There is so much power in a single image.

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