Wednesday, January 5, 2011

Awesomest Image du Jour XVII

Happy Birthday, Golden Gate Bridge!


Construction on what was to become one of the most iconic bridges in the world began on this date in 1933.  It officially opened on May 27, 1937.

[Source:  History.com; image:  photograph by George Steinmetz/Corbis for National Geographic via webatlantis.org.]