Sometimes it’s hard to believe that our grandparents were once our age: carefree youngsters fooling around, falling in love, dreaming, and creating their own life story. However, back in those days, many of our grandparents were much cooler and daring than us. We at PiQueen compiled a list of 30 photos, thanks to which the younger generation learned a bit more about their family and took a lot of pride in their ancestors.
26 My grandmother, 1949. Her neighbor handmade her wedding dress for $40 27 A selfie from 1951. My Dutch grandfather testing his new camera 28 Here's a photo I found in my late grandmother's photo stash. I believe they're my great-great grandparents 29 My great grandmother and her pet fox 30 My 87-year-old grandmother just posted this to facebook. They have been married for 69 years this year 31 My great grandfather with rescued baby owls on his flower farm (the 1920s) 32 My great grandfather gave Einstein violin lessons 33 Found my grandfather's WWII book. Happened to come across this interesting picture 34 My favorite picture of my grandparents. My grandfather had just got back from war 35 My grandma at a 1920's party 36 My grandma still looked majestic after her sixth child (1956) 37 This is a pic of my grandfather. I don't think my grandma would have been much of a challenge for him 38 My Grandpap's favorite picture of him and my Grandma in the '50s 39 1940 color photo (my grandma and grandpa) 40 My grandpa taking a selfie in 1935 41 My grandpa with his sled dogs in Antarctica 1953 42 My grandpa with his sister 43 My grandma recently passed. My grandpa sent me this picture so I could know what a man looks like when he is in love. They have been married for 60+ years 44 My grandpa at the age of 17 in 1947 45 My grandpa passed away last week. Here he is looking cool as balls back in 1958 46 My grandpa might have forgotten to tell me that he has a license to Kill 47 My grandma circa 1938. Grandpa carried this pic in his field book during WWII 48 My favorite picture of my grandparents taken shortly after they got married before my grandpa entered WWII 49 My grandparents in 1980s 50 My grandfather defusing a bomb on MLK's porch. He was buried three years ago on MLK day