Tank Man, Tiananmen Square

Year: 1989
Photograph by: Jeff Widener for AP Photos

Year: 1989
Photograph by: Jeff Widener for AP Photos

Year: 1989
Photograph by: Jeff Widener for AP Photos

This is THE most famous photo of resistance against an oppressive regime in the history of the world. An unnamed man is seen blocking a series of T-89 tanks from the Chinese military from rolling into Tiananmen Square.
There are no photos of the bloodshed that followed!