Photographs are a remarkable and special way of marking signature moments throughout history.

These people have definitely made their mark on the world, either through acting, politics, singing or other infamous qualities.

From Audrey Hepburn and Marilyn Monroe as younger girls before they found fame, to actresses such as Julie Newmar as the first ever Catwoman, these photos are mesmerizing.

Here are 38 truly spectacular photos of very influential people throughout history.

The Real Life Shrek (1945)

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Maurice Tillet was born in Russia and is a French professional wrestler. He was the inspiration for Shrek!