Howard Hughes, American aviator, manufacturer, and motion-picture producer and director who acquired enormous wealth and celebrity from his various ventures but was perhaps better known for his eccentricities, especially his reclusiveness. Learn more about Hughes’s life and career.
These look like normal pictures, but what happened after they were taken is shocking. Many photos from history show a glimpse into a world that we’re not ready to see...but for some reason we can’t tear our eyes away from them. This set of disturbingly beautiful photographs will give you goosebumps and make you want to show everyone you know.
Howard Hughes standing in front of his bi-plane holding a trophy after winning the All-American Air Meet in Miami in 1934. Digital Publisher University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries Access and Ordering Information Contact UNLV Digital Collections and provide digital ID number below Digital Collection Name Welcome Home Howard See this item at UNLV's Digital Collections Digital ID whh_000029