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Ever Wondered Who Took The First 10 Selfies?

No matter what you are and no matter how old you are, you must have taken a selfie. And even if you try to deny it, the words will only come out as a big fat lie.

Selfies are a rage now and we see people taking snaps every now and then. People have become so much addicted to it that some of them have taken selfies at funerals as well. But the question is from where did this trend start? Ever thought which were the first selfies that were taken? No? Well, I am here to take you back to the 19th century from where it all started.

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Ever Wondered Who Took The First 10 Selfies?

Ever Wondered Who Took The First 10 Selfies?

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1. Yes! You have read it right. The first selfie was taken back in the 19th century.

1. Yes! You have read it right. The first selfie was taken back in the 19th century.

This was the first selfie taken by Robert Cornelius in the year 1839 by using the process of Daguerreotype.

2. A selfie from 1909 by Joseph Byron, an English photographer.

2. A selfie from 1909 by Joseph Byron, an English photographer.

3. Terry Fincher, a photojournalist took this selfie in the year 1966 by tieing the Fish Eye lens in his shoes.

3. Terry Fincher, a photojournalist took this selfie in the year 1966 by tieing the Fish Eye lens in his shoes.

4. A perfect mirror selfie taken by Stanley Kubrick in 1949.

4. A perfect mirror selfie taken by Stanley Kubrick in 1949.

5. Tony Ray-Jones is an English photographer who has brilliantly captured a moment way back in 1965.

5. Tony Ray-Jones is an English photographer who has brilliantly captured a moment way back in 1965.

6. S Thompson took this selfie in his own way in the year 1960 in Tijuana.

6. S Thompson took this selfie in his own way in the year 1960 in Tijuana.

7. Buzz Aldrin captured this selfie in 1966 when he was on the Gemini 12 Mission.

7. Buzz Aldrin captured this selfie in 1966 when he was on the Gemini 12 Mission.

8. This amazing selfie was clicked by Neil Armstrong in 1969.

8. This amazing selfie was clicked by Neil Armstrong in 1969.

9. Anastasia Nikolaevna of Russia has clicked this selfie from Kodak Brownie Box in 1914.

9. Anastasia Nikolaevna of Russia has clicked this selfie from Kodak Brownie Box in 1914.

10. Paul McCartney assumed that with this photo he had started the trend of taking a selfie.

10. Paul McCartney assumed that with this photo he had started the trend of taking a selfie.

So if you were thinking that the trend of clicking selfies has been started in this century, you are totally wrong. If you liked the story, share this with your selfie-addicted friends.

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