There are far too many names that people can think of, who they believe are the most beautiful women ever. We all know that beauty is in the eye of the beholder, but a variety of women are deemed by many to be included among the most beautiful women. We will find out in this article which was among the most famous women we knew and was listed as one of the most beautiful. Do you have any guesses as to who they might be? Check out their timeless beauty and be amazed!
It goes without saying that Marilyn Monroe is on our list, too! If we didn’t have her here, it wouldn’t have been accurate, and it would’ve been incomplete. Back then, she was known to be one of the most beautiful women, as she is today. Many people still remember her beauty even after she died half a century ago. “Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it’s better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring,” are the words she lived by.
Natalie Wood is second on our list. Everyone will agree to have her in the lineup. Ever since she was young, Natalie has been in the industry. She was part of a couple of projects that helped her career grow and develop in the entertainment industry, especially when she took on the role of Maureen O’Hara in Miracle in 34th Street. At the age of 43, she passed away after she and her husband traveled to Santa Catalina.
Next up on the list is Elizabeth Taylor. A lot of people may not have recognized her these days, but back then she was a famous British-American actress. After her mother noticed her stunning look at a young age, she was encouraged to become a movie star. Her mother thought that she should be one considering her unquestionable beauty. She eventually became one, and has made quite a lot of movies.
Does the name Michelle Pfeiffer sound very familiar to you? Well, she was, after all, one of the most famous actresses in the industry back in the 1980s and 1990s. Not only is she known for her stunning looks, but also for her skills and talent in acting. She managed to secure a minor role in Scarface with her acting skills which led her to many more great opportunities.
You would not believe how old Julie Gibson is! Now she is 105 years old, and the other stars of her era have already passed away. In the early 40s or about 80 years ago, she had reached the peak of her career. At that time, she was one of the most famous actresses and had already made her reputation considered to be iconic. Needless to say, she was a living legend.
Who wouldn’t agree that this pretty lady should be on our list? You wouldn’t notice that she’s had a tough background with that pretty face.Charlize grew up on a farm in South Africa. She faced a terrible tragedy at 15, in which her mother killed her father in the form of self-defence. A lot of people scouted her to be a model, but she wasn’t widely recognized until after she hit the big screen.
Is there anyone here who can recall this beautiful lady in Legally Blonde? She was deemed one of the icons of pop culture back in her days, particularly after she made the movie One Million Years B.C. With her beauty and acting skills, she was able to scoop up a lot of movie roles during her time and was even awarded with “Imagen Foundation Lifetime Achievement Award” in the year 2001.
Even though many people these days don’t know Rita Hayworth, it’s clear she should be in the photo down below. She portrayed a role in dance movies in the ’30s and played more important roles in the years to come, as Rita has been a dancer since she was young. That said, she faced problems related to her intake of alcohol and financial troubles.
You already know how confident Ursula Andress is with her appearance and beauty just by looking at her pictures. She was able to act in a number of movies, but to replace her strong German-Swiss way of speaking, her real voice has to be dubbed. During her time, it was pretty normal. She also took part in Playboy Magazine.
Catherine Deneuve, a pretty lady who is a French actress, made it to the big screen and became widely known when she starred in Les Parapluies de Cherbourg. It was the biggest setback of her career. She was able to seize another chance to star and gain immense popularity; Repulsion is the title of the movie. It actually made her a household name at that time.
In the 60’s and 70’s, Ann Margret Olsson, featured in Bye Bye Birdie, was one of the most famous and well-known actresses. The Swedish-American actress secured her first breakout role when she starred in the previously mentioned movie. It has led her to more opportunities after that project. After her moment in the spotlight, she made a lot of movies.
Vivien Leigh is just one of those actors who believes that sometimes their beauty gets in the way with their acting skills. Other women not only want to recognize their good looks, but also their skills and whatever they can offer to be known in the industry. One of them is Vivien. She knew that she had to go beyond that and so she did.
Ava Gardner was brought up in South Carolina. When she was brought up there, she developed a strong accent that eventually led MGM to think that she was nonsensical. Nonetheless, she still took advantage of the opportunity. Her first real hit came when she was featured in the noir movie The Killers. So then, opportunities became frequent and she became particularly well known.
In response to the claim, did you watch the movie Jack the Giant Slayer? You would probably remember this gorgeous woman in our article if you did. In that movie, she played the role of Princess Isabelle. She also became known for her other movies such as Poldark and The White Queen. Nowadays, she’s becoming more commercially successful, so we hope she’ll try and grab more opportunities in the future!
What’s coming into your head when you hear the name, Amber Heard? Aquaman or Johnny Depp? Ever since her first movie project, Friday Night Lights, this lovely lady has rose to notoriety. She has made more than 25 films and tv shows combined so far, and is still receiving a lot of opportunities. After she married Johnny Depp, she became even more famous and successful.
People in the 90s would still remember this girl from the critically acclaimed Charlie’s Angels! Could you imagine she’s now 68 years of age? Charlie’s Angels had been the masterpiece of Cherly Ladd in the show business industry. The tv show was her real career breakthrough and she stuck with it until it ended in 1981. And yet did you know she’s not just an actress? She has also become a singer and author.
There are other notable celebrities who not only look good, but also have so much more to offer in return! Samantha Fox is one of them. With her undisputed gorgeousness, she became a star at the age of 16. Later, in 1986, she entered the world of music industry. She really was a gifted beauty at that era. With the exception of those, she has also made a number of TV shows and movies.
Cherly Tiegs is loved not only for her beauty but also for other small details. Her first project in 1987 was to pose in Sports Illustrated where she had her photo taken wearing a swimsuit for the first time. That was the beginning of her modeling career, she started appearing in so many magazines such as People, Men’s Health and so on. Furthermore, people love her even more because of her philanthropic work.
Kristy McNichol is one of her generation’s most well-known actresses. She’s done a huge variety of movies and tv shows so far. Kristy is 57 years old, and is now retired from the show business world. She must have already hit the height of her success to have her decide to retire. And not only is she an actress but she is also a comedian, singer, and producer.
Who didn’t actually know who Emma Stone was? She acted and starred in Zombieland, La La Land, and Easy A feature films. We agree that she got even more recognition when she decided to act as Ryan Gosling ‘s partner in La La Land. She has already won more than 20 awards at the moment, and is still counting. In 2017, she was deemed one of the highest paid actresses in Hollywood.
Remember Gossip Girls? If you ever do, you must probably know that Blake Lively was one of the main characters in this tv series. She has portrayed as Serena Van Der Woodsen, and the show has decided to continue for about 5 years. Blake was first known in that TV show. She also tied the knot to the prominent Ryan Reynolds. Now, they have 3 beautiful children.
Margot Robbie is an Australian actress, and produces international films as well. She was also widely recognized in the role she played as Joker ‘s partner in the Suicide Squad. She has since been nominated for numerous awards and recognitions. In 2017, she was also included in 100 most influential women published by Time Magazine. In 2019, she was tagged as one of the most top-paid actresses.
Emma Watsons is known not only for her great acting abilities but also for her intelligence and sincerity of heart. She was just a kid when she began filming for the Harry Potter film series. Apart from being a star, she is also a model as well as an activist.With her being an activist only shower her true beauty inside.
Can you believe that, in real life, this beauty has actually snagged the heart of a prince?It was like a fairy tale of love. It was in 2018 when they officially announced, and the news finally came out that this stunning woman, Meghan Markle, was dating a royal family member, Prince Harry. Her popularity began back then although she is already famous for her character in the tv series Suits.
Unlike most of the celebrities we have already mentioned, Hedy Lamarr was not known solely for being in show business. Due to her work, she was recognized and caught the eye of many people, and she helped in the invention of military and civilian devices. She was clearly an example of beauty and of the brain. And no one can deny that.
Sharon Tate is one of the reckoned eternal beauties of show business. Her natural beauty and acting skills helped her to make it to the big screen without a drop of sweat. She would appear in quite a few films portraying both comic and tragic acting roles. It was indeed tragic that she was involved in the heartbreaking incident that happened to the Manson family.
This beautiful lady has been making a name for herself in show business since the 30’s. A biographer described her with the beauty she possesses as “arguably the most international star in the history of entertainment”. And she was also able to work with director Anatole Litvak who said she was always honest to herself after all that Ingrid had been through and made her quite a person.
Sophie Marceau began her career when she was young, and by then she had already been able to make it to the big screen. Her very first project was La Boum.After this, she was able to secure a lot of European films that opened her chances for greater opportunities in the Hollywood scene. She said even with her fame that “I’ve never really been beautiful, I’m photogenic”.
Perhaps not everyone knows who Sophia Loren is but this pretty woman was a famous actress in Italy back then. When she started her career and aced it, she was only a young girl, precisely 14 years old. She continues to act until this day. Sophia is also known for not caring about what people are saying about her. She doesn’t really mind showing off her unshaved pits!
Barbi Benton was just a teenager when she entered the modeling world for the first time. She decided to explore the opportunities she could dive into in modeling at exactly 14 years of age. We can tell that it’s not hard for her to do this with her beauty, even though she’s young. She dominated the covers of Playboy Magazines at 16. She released a couple of albums, as well.
Halle Berry is one of the African – Americans whose careers in the Hollywood scene are now very prosperous. Obviously, her beauty is outstanding, but her acting skills would definitely take her to the heights. Her career has always been a huge success ever since she entered the film industry. She was best known for her role in the X-Men franchise, Gothika, Die Another Day, and Swordfish as she portrayed her characters well in these movies.
Salma Hayek, from Mexico, was a beauty. Her success then began there and she was doing really well as she was about to become prominent in Mexico. With that said, Salma Hayek probably wanted more than just being known in Mexico and aims higher than just that. She made her way onto the Hollywood scene at the age of 20. Since that day, she’s decided to join Hollywood, and her career has only gone through the roof.
Were you aware that Isabella Rossellini is the daughter of one of the women on our list? We dare to say beauty truly runs in their blood. She is the daughter of Ingrid Bergman and Roberto Rossellini, a filmmaker.Unlike all the other women here who actually started at an early age, Isabella started late. She entered the modeling industry and became a 14-year Lancôme spokesmodel.
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
Now, some of you might know who Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is. During her prime, she’s not only a model but also a famous actress. She began her career as a model during her college days, and even won Miss World in 1994. Another example of beauty and brains! Even with her success, she managed to keep other people now who knew about her private affairs.
This gorgeous woman didn’t really start in our list either as an actress or as a model like the rest of the women. She started out as a dancer and only considered going into the show business world in the 1950s. Little did she know it was this one decision that will forever change her future.Her first film, And God Create Woman, was both highly controversial and successful.
Do you think the name Barbara Eden sounds strangely familiar to you?If not, you might be able to remember her by the sitcom she had done before. I Dream of Jeanine had been her breakout role in the 1960’s. And because of this sitcom, she became even more successful.Did you know, though, that the sitcom director preferred a brunette to play her role? They can’t resist her beauty and charm, though.
Thanks to Hugh Grant Elizabeth Hurley was recognized. Elizabeth became a hot item for the press and cameras when they started dating, as Hugh became famous for his movie, Four Weddings and a Funeral. Even though she has no modeling knowledge and skills she became the spokesmodel of Estèe Lauder. Moreover, she became an actress and made a couple of movies.
When she first applied to join the modeling scenes, Anita Ekberg was still young. Nevertheless, she may have discovered in the last few years that she has more to offer than her modeling expertise. She conquered and made some films in Europe and the USA.Not only that, she joined a number of beauty pageants as well. The biggest pageant was Miss Universe in 1951.
Along with the other beautiful women in the list, Lauren Bacall began her career in the modeling industry first. She was featured in magazines such as Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, and so forth. Her beauty was recognized as a “cat-like grace, tawny blonde hair, and blue-green eyes”. During her era, she was also named the 20th greatest female actress.She is recognized for her unique voice and aura, which is quite seductive.
By first entering the modeling industry, Kim Basinger found her way to the big screen. Initially and later on shifting to acting, it is quite popular for female stars to join the modeling community. This is what Kim Basinger did. Switching to acting only made her more successful when she landed and made several films. She continues to act until this very day!
Not only is Jaclyn Smith an actress but she’s also a businesswoman. Her major breakthrough was when she played the role of Kelly Garrett in the TV version of Charlie’s Angels. There was no doubt that the film has really been helpful in improving her career and getting more and more popular. She was able to land various opportunities in tv shows, films, and miniseries after that movie.
Barbara Parkins is an American-Canadian actress. She began her career in various night-clubs as a backup dancer for big stars at a young age. That time, she was only 16 years old and was just starting to move to Los Angeles. She got a chance to play a role in the 1961 movie 20,000 Eyes. Her breakout role was when she played a part in Valley of the Dolls movie adaptation.
Julie Ege is among those ladies who have tried their luck in the modeling world first. As early as age 15, she started her career as a model. She joined the Miss Norway pageant at the age of 18 and took home second place. Not only that, just like Anita Ekberg, she even participated in the Miss Universe pageant. In the late 60s, she decided to shift to acting.
Jane Birkin is an English actress who has appeared in many French and British movies. She shot to prominence partly due to her partner at the time, Serge Gainsbourg. And yet she remained successful both in her singing and acting career after they split up. Hermes also named a bag after her because she said she couldn’t find a bag that suits her taste for the weekends.
Britt Ekland began her career in the film industry in the 60’s. She has been able to portray numerous roles in various films. She became even more successful a decade later because of a 1964 movie she partnered up with Peter Sellers.After seeing her pictures in the newspaper, Peter Sellers asked her to marry him. In the 70s, she became even more prominent.
She is the youngest person ever to begin a career in the show business on our list. Can you guess what age she started at? Oh, believe it or not, she started out at age 2-3! She had a long and prosperous career indeed. She also developed a smoking addiction at a young age! Anyways, she quit smoking in her 80’s to be able to gain more weight.
Jacqueline Bisset began her career back in the ‘ 60s. By that time, she appeared in movies and in a Hollywood blockbuster movie as well. She gained attention for her appearance on the big screen, and was given more parts. She was able to get a chance at Day and Night to play a serious role. Even then, she was fully recognized in The Deep Movie for a wet T-shirt scene.
Grace Kelly was recognized not only for her good looks, but also for the life she had created for herself after she quit the show business. She was able to become one of Hollywood’s famous actresses during that time with only 5 years into the acting scene. Her life changed completely when she married Prince Rainier ll. She died after she had a stroke while driving and got into a car crash.
Audrey Hepburn is much like Marilyn Monroe, the list without her would be incomplete. She got those beautiful looks and a unique elegance that no one will disagree or be surprised if her career in show business shoots up with rainbow colors. Due to the roles she played during her time, she received numerous awards. It just shows that she’s a talented woman, and that she’s not just pretty.
Others may not remember Kim Novak, but she was one of the most famous actresses during her era. She was even seen as a replacement for Riya Hayworth by Columbia Pictures after Riya ‘s career had gone down in the 1950s. She was also made to compete with Manily Monroe. Indeed, her career has been prosperous. In the early 90s, she decided to retire which is a well-deserved one.