Flip through a brief history of America's favorite photo trend.
Philadelphia photographer Robert Cornelius takes one of the first photographic self-portraits.
Anatol Josepho invents the photo booth, bringing the selfie into the public sphere.
Jacqueline Kennedy and then-Senator John F. Kennedy are only two of the booth’s many famous boosters.
Astronaut Buzz Aldrin snaps himself on a Gemini XII spacewalk; he claims it was the first space selfie.
San Franciscan Jennifer Lee posts the first self-portrait with the #selfie hashtag on Instagram.
Selfies snowball, and pet, gym, as demonstrated here by LeBron James, and other themed selfless emerge.
As Academy Awards host, Ellen DeGeneres arranges a seemingly spontaneous star-studded selfie, only to have it unmasked a day later as part of a promotion for Samsung.