“Beauty is in the eye of the beholder” and these women have already caught the appreciative eye of so many. They were considered a true beauty, not for their looks alone, but also for their accomplishments. They are powerful, strong-willed women who have won the hearts of people around the world and hailed as the most beautiful women in the world.
1. Monica Bellucci
Her real name is Monica Anna Maria Bellucci and was born on September 30, 1964. She was born to Brunella Briganti and Pascuale Bellucci in Citta di Castello in Umbria, Italy.
She started modeling when she was thirteen and shifted to acting during the 1990s. Her most famous role was playing Mary Magdalen in Passion Of The Christ.
2. Sandra Bullock
Sandra Annette Bullock was born on July 26, 1964. She is an American actress and film producer and has already won an Academy Award and a Golden Globe Award. She is considered one of the highest-paid actresses in Hollywood. Bullock made numerous successful films such as Speed, While You Were Sleeping and the comedy film Ms. Congeniality.
She supports the American Red Cross and has donated 1 million dollars quite a number of times. She was also awarded the Favourite Humanitarian Award in 2013.
3. Eva Green
Eva Green is a French actress and model who starred in famous films such as 300: The Rise of an Empire as Artemesia, the Kingdom of Heaven as Sybilla, and Dark Shadows as Angelique Bouchard. She also played Vesper Lynd in Casino Royale opposite Daniel Craig.
Among her earlier roles was Isabelle in The Dreamers, a film by Bernardo Bertolucci. She models Christian Dior, Lancome, Emporio Armani, and more.
4. Katharine Hepburn
is a 4-time Academy Award winner and was named the Greatest Female star in Hollywood by the American Film Institute. She started her acting career on Broadway and later went into films and television. She likes to keep her life private away from the prying eyes of the press.
She was the epitome of the modern woman as she was the first who started wearing trousers before it was deemed fashionable.
5. Zhang Zi Yi
Zhang Ziyi is one of China’s most beautiful actresses. She is considered as one of the Four Dan Actresses of the country. She starred in famous movies such as Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, Memoirs of a Geisha, House of Flying Daggers, and Rush Hour 2.
Zhang earned a Golden Globe Award nomination and 3 BAFTA award nominations as well. She is also a Global Ambassador for the Special Olympics.
6. Lupita Nyong’o
Lupita is a beautiful Mexican-Kenyan actress and film director who starred in the movie 12 Years a Slave, where she won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. She also had a Golden Globe Award nomination and a BAFTA Award nomination after that.
She is the first-ever Mexican-Kenyan actress to win an Academy Award. Lupita was hailed “The Most Beautiful Woman” by People.
7. Amal Ramzi Alamuddin Clooney
Amal Clooney is a Lebanese-British lawyer specializing in international law, criminal law, human rights, and extradition. Amal studied at St. Hugh’s College, Oxford with an Exhibition scholarship and finished a Bachelor of Arts in Jurisprudence.
She went on to study at the New York University School of Law to take up a Master of Laws Degree She can speak fluent Arabic, French, and English. Amal is married to the American actor George Clooney.
8. Grace Kelly
The Cinderella fairytale became a reality for Grace Patricia Kelly when she married Prince Rainier III of Monaco. She was born on November 12, 1929 to a well-off family in Philadelphia. She has Irish and German roots which resulted in great beauty. She was an American actress and starred in films such as To Catch A Thief, The Country Girl which gave her an Academy Award nomination.
She was also behind the reason why the Hermes bag or Kelly bag is so famous. Prince Grace was considered a style icon eversince.
9. Audrey Hepburn
Audre Kathleen Ruston was a British actress that started out on Broadway. She was cast in the 1951 play Gigi and had a lead role in The Roman Holiday that won her an Academy Award, a Golden Globe, and a BAFTA Award. She also starred in films Breakfast at Tiffany’s, My Fair Lady, Sabrina, and a lot more.
She was also considered a style and film icon and is also known for her humanitarian acts. UNICEF appointed Audrey Hepburn to be a Goodwill Ambassador and her legacy lives on.
10. Princess Diana
She was born Diana Frances Spencer on July 1, 1961. She is the first wife of Prince Charles of Wales and mother to two princes, William and Harry. She did a lot of charity work for numerous international charities. Princess Di was also famous for being well dressed and was considered a fashion icon as well.
She is the most well-loved princess of all time. TIME magazine considered her as one of the 100 Most Important People of the 20th Century.
Some of these women may have already come to pass, but their legacy still lives on. To those, who are still among the living, they will continue to make their mark in the lives of so many that will go down in history.