A father and son rest near their horse during a pilgrimage around Mt. Kailas in Tibet.
For Father’s Day, 15 Images of Awesome Dads
Spanning 100 years and eleven countries, these photos show the tenderness and love between fathers and their children.
Sunday is Father’s Day—just in time to note that dads are having their moment in the cultural spotlight. From dad bods to bad dad jokes, the world has taken new notice of the tender side of fatherhood.
The appreciation of fatherhood, however, dates way back. First celebrated more than 100 years ago, Father’s Day has traditionally been the understudy to its more established counterpart, Mother’s Day. Mother’s Day became a national holiday in 1914. It wasn’t until 1972 that dads got their own special day—the third Sunday in June.
In contrast to the flowers and brunches often associated with Mother's Day, Father's Day gifts tend to be more practical: a tie, a wallet, a bottle of Scotch. Alongside the predictable