The History Behind “Barbie” and “Oppenheimer”

It’s Barbenheimer weekend…again!

This weekend is the 65th anniversary of the launch of Barbie and is also the 96th Academy Awards where Greta Gerwig’s “Barbie” and Christopher Nolan’s “Oppenheimer” are nominated for multiple awards. To mark the occasion, here’s a photo gallery that takes us back in time to the origins of both American “icons.”

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