30+ most sizzling style icons through the decades

For more than a century, these women have set the trend and defined sexy.

They might be your style icons and great actresses, but it is probably that characteristic oomph that makes them the ultimate sex symbol. The women on this list have graced many a bedroom wall, been the fantasy of many a teenage boy and a lot more. Listing them sends us down memory lane if you know what we mean. Here take a look:

#1 1900-1920s

Pola Negri

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Josephine Baker

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Anna Held

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Maude Fealy

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#2 The 1930s

Marlene Dietrich

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Jean Harlow

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Katharine Hepburn

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Dorothy Arnold

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#3 The 1940s

Ava Gardner

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Rita Hayworth

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Veronica Lake

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Lauren Bacall

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Gene Tierney

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#4 The 1950s

Marilyn Monroe

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Bettie Page

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Sophia Loren

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Dorothy Dandridge

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Diana Dors

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Grace Kelly

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#5 The 1960s

Brigitte Bardot

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Ursula Andress

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Jane Birkin

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Ann-Margret

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Raquel Welch

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#6 The 1970s

Farrah Fawcett

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Candice Bergen

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Faye Dunaway

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Catherine Bach

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Madeline Smith

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Carol Kane

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#7 The 1980s

Kim Basinger

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Kelly LeBrock

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Brooke Shields

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Bo Derek

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Christie Brinkley

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Nastassja Kinski

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#8 The 1990s

Sharon Stone

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Cindy Crawford

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Liv Tyler

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Kate Moss

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Jennifer Aniston

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#9 2000s

Monica Bellucci

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Angelina Jolie

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Kelly Brook

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Megan Fox

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Natasha Poly

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Jessica Alba

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Salma Hayek

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Penelope Cruz

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#10 2010-now

Mila Kunis

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Leighton Meester

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Blake Lively

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Candice Swanepoel

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Jennifer Lawrence

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Emma Stone

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Alexandra Daddario

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Gal Gadot

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Margot Robbie

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Léa Seydoux

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