What Historical Figures May Have Really Looked Like, According To CGI

What George Washington May Have Actually Looked Like

Researchers compared detailed renderings to painted portraits to create this computer-generated image of Washington to prove that most of his portraits are pretty authentic.

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What makes this image so realistic is Washington’s five o’clock shadow and his full head of hair – all of which was real and powdered white in his day. Washington died on December 14, 1799, after complications after bloodletting, which was supposed to help with a sore throat. He was 67 years old.