Our favorite classic beauties are women whose timeless looks have influenced millions, and are constantly recreated, even today. From gorgeous Hollywood film icons to stunning, leggy supermodels, OROGOLD reviews the most inspirational women whose looks have had a tremendous impact all over the world.
Angelina Jolie, an American actress and humanitarian, has been cited many times as the world’s most beautiful woman, and it is not hard to see why. After gaining worldwide fame for her portrayal of Lara Croft in Tomb Raider, Jolie quickly went on to become one of the highest paid actresses in Hollywood. Jolie’s relationship with Brad Pitt, and their 6 subsequent children, dominated many media outlets around the world, sky-rocketing her fame even more, and allowing mothers all over the world to relate to her. Jolie’s work with the UN as a Goodwill Ambassador only earned her even more fans, and her piercing eyes and sensual pout never fail to capture everyone’s attention, even when she doesn’t have a single drop of makeup on.
Audrey Hepburn, a British actress and humanitarian, has been one of the most successful film actresses in the world. Not only is she one of the few entertainers to have won an Oscar, Grammy, Emmy and Tony Award, but she also worked with many notable leading men, including Humphrey Bogart, Cary Grant, Fred Astaire and Henry Fonda. Her classic elfin features have inspired many women that have come after her, with Victoria Beckham being just one celebrity who looks to Hepburn as one of her icons. With her timeless beauty, Hepburn consistently tops beauty polls worldwide, and, even today, her look is regularly replicated in magazines and on catwalks all over the world.
Even though Marilyn Monroe died over 50 years ago, she still continues to fascinate the public. Voted sexiest woman of the century in 1999, Monroe was an American singer, actress and model. Her breathless voice, platinum curls and hourglass figure have all contributed to making Marilyn Monroe one of the most-loved pop culture icons of all time.
Born in Texas, Farrah Fawcett was an American actress who rose to fame when she played a private investigator in the Charlie’s Angels TV series. Fawcett soon became the sex symbol of the 70s after an iconic poster, that broke sale records, was published of her in a one piece red bathing suit, and it is still the best selling poster of all time, with over 12 million copies currently in circulation. Her golden feathered hairstyle was copied by many young women in the 70s and 80s, and her dazzling smile and sparkling eyes has ensured that Fawcett’s beauty will never be forgotten.
One thing that our favorite classic beauties have in common is that they will be remembered for years to come, not only for their unforgettable looks, but also for their talent. Not only have they served as icons of true beauty, but they are also role models to millions of women who strive to achieve their classic style and awe-inspiring ambition and confidence.