Cool doesn’t mean who has the latest gadget and it’s not the person who’s ahead of the curve when it comes to music. It’s time to look at some old school cool and remember exactly what it means.
The still-cool Harrison Ford
Sean Connery just chilling
Clint Eastwood, Olive Sturgess and Dani Crayne being cool in San Francisco in 1954
Pulling off a suit with impeccable cool, Cary Grant
None of us will ever have as much style as Jimi Hendrix
Michael Caine, rocking these glasses before they were ‘cool’
This train doesn’t get cooler. Paul McCartney sitting opposite Mick Jagger
Even his mugshot is cool, David Bowie
Queen Elizabeth and Prince Phillip, cool at the horse races
This cool couple from 1975
Frank Sinatra steps out of a tiny helicopter, drink in hand
Leather-clad biker chick
Here are the Beatles before they were famous
Some casual graffiti from this man in a suit
Nothing is cooler than these Jamaican kids posing for a photo
A women’s rooftop boxing match
Kids from Chicago in the forties
This gif of Marlon Brando is just too cool. From his screen test for Rebel Without a Cause in 1955
Elspeth Beard, the first woman to circumnavigate the world by motorcycle. This was taken just after her 3-year, 48,000 mile trip.
Paul Newman looking effortlessly cool while boating in Venice in 1963
Diana Rigg plays Olenna Tyrell in Game of Thrones. Cool then, cool now.
Was your first car as cool as this?
Greasers in New York City in 1950What’s your definition of cool?