They say a picture is worth a thousand words, but it still seems somewhat lazy that writers haven’t bothered telling us the amazing stories behind some of the most famous photographs of all time. We asked you to right that wrong. The winners is below, but first the runners up …

Via, Cracked.

21. Tank Man

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20. First Time For Everything

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19. Fake Abraham Lincoln Photo

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18. Christopher Columbus Painting

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17. Did Sonny Liston Take A Fall?

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16. Winston Churchill The “Gangster”

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15. Bob Dylan Meets With The Hurricane

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14. John Lennon’s Final Photo

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13. The Real Malboro Man

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12. Ghandi’s Final Moments

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11.First Photograph On Mt.Everest

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10. Pictures Of Death

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9.Owners Of The Sky

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7. Fake Photo Of Ulysses S. Grant

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6. The Making Of Winston Churchill

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5. The Fake Propaganda Of Joseph Stalin

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4. Hold The Flag For The Cameras

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3. Prostethics Fingers

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2. The Forced Kiss

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1. Bob Kennedy’s Last Handshake

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