1. Audrey Hepburn

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British actress and humanitarian. Recognised as a film and fashion icon, Hepburn was active during Hollywood’s Golden Age. She was ranked by the American Film Institute as the third greatest female screen legend in the history of American cinema and was inducted in to the International Best Dressed List Hall of Fame. She is also regarded by some to be the most naturally beautiful woman of all time.

2. Joan Rivers


American actress, comedian, writer, producer, and television host noted for her often controversial comedic persona—where she was alternately self-deprecating or sharply acerbic, especially toward celebrities and politicians. 

3. Paris Hilton

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American socialite, television personality, model, actress, singer, DJ and author. She is the great-granddaughter of Conrad Hilton, the founder of Hilton Hotels.

4. Miley Cyrus

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American singer, songwriter, and actress.

5. Hilary Duff

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American actress and singer. 

6. Carmen Electra

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Tara Leigh Patrick, better known by her stage name Carmen Electra, is an American glamour model, actress, television personality, singer, and dancer.

7. Whitney Houston

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American singer, actress, producer, and model. In 2009, Guinness World Records cited her as the most awarded female act of all time. Houston is one of pop music’s best-selling music artists of all-time, with an estimated 170–200 million records sold worldwide.

8. Heather Locklear

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American actress. 

9. Jay Mohr

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American actor, stand-up comedian and radio host.

10. Donnie Osmond

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American singer, actor, dancer, radio personality, and former teen idol.

11. Natalie Portman

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Israeli-born American (with dual citizenship) actress, producer, and director. Her first role was in the 1994 action thriller Léon: The Professional.

12. Emmy Rossum

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American actress and singer-songwriter.

13. Ivanka Trump

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American businesswoman, writer, and former model. In her role as Executive Vice President of Development & Acquisitions at The Trump Organization, Trump is involved with all aspects of the company’s real estate and hotel management initiatives.

14. Miranda Kerr


Australian model. Kerr rose to prominence in 2007 as one of the Victoria’s Secret Angels.

15. Tara Reid

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American model and actress.

16. Molly Sims

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American model and actress.

17. Britney Spears

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American singer and actress.

18. Naomi Watts

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British actress.

19. Vanessa Williams

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American singer, actress, producer and former fashion model.

20. Venus Williams

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American professional tennis player who is a former World No. 1 and is ranked World No. 11 in singles as of February 1, 2015. She has been ranked World No. 1 in singles by the Women’s Tennis Association on three separate occasions, for a total of eleven weeks.

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