Side-by-side photos of parents and their children at the same age can reveal uncanny similarities in appearance. Some people look like clones! But there are also subtle likenesses and traits that go beyond the physical.
This collection of photos shows some of those features shared between generations in families. Some are extremely interesting, educational, adorable, or downright silly. All of them are special in their own way!
Same Hair Affair
Can you tell which is the father and which is the son?
One of Each
This redditor shared that his brother-in-law inherited a thumb from each parent.
Got It From His Daddy
Father and son as adults, same ginger ‘do, beard, wearing the same outfit, striking the same pose. Wow!
Both father and son at age 19 when they first enlisted in the military. Same looks and career path?
This beautiful father and daughter duo both have vitiligo, a medical condition affecting the pigment in their skin.
A family in India has albinism which has affected four generations.
A mother and daughter 25 years apart, just so happened to perform in the same play at the same university, playing the same role. Destiny?
Love for Classic Autos
Baby inherited his dad’s appreciation for this classic VW vehicle so he got his own matching version.
Beautiful White Streaks
Mom and daughter both inherited poliosis from the women in the family before them. Four known generations in the family have the condition that causes white streaks in the hair.
Same Sleeping Face
Everyone has a few “sleeping faces”. These two obviously share this one.
Adorable dad and baby have the same baldie and beard thing going.
Taste for Adventure
This father-tot duo obviously love to hit the road with the same sense of adventure.
Mom must have a lot of sleepless night worrying about these two motorcycle buffs.
Are They the Same?
This redditor shared the story of how he lost his father at age 4, but is reminded of how much he resembles him by people who knew him. Amazing!
Rock n Rollers
Father and son have a lot in common, even those these pics were taken decades apart. They even have the same style guitar.
There’s no denying these two are related.
Four different men in the fam are all double-jointed. A father, his two sons, and an uncle!
This mom and her daughters have won competitions for their tresses. You can check out their first salon trip here!
She Has Her Mother’s Eyes
Both have heterochromia, and eye condition that causes the irises to be lighter or completely different colors.
Do you feel like celebrating your own family’s quirks, mannerisms, and uniqueness too? What special traits have you inherited from your mom or dad? Which of these pics are your favorite?