Portrait of American actress Marilyn Monroe (1926 - 1962) as she poses on the patio outside of her home, Hollywood, California, May 1953.
June 1949: American actor Marilyn Monroe (1926 - 1962) sitting on a train to Warrenburg, New York, to present the keys to a new house to a winner of a Photoplay Magazine contest. Monroe was accompanied on the trip by Don Defore and Lon McAllister.
LOS ANGELES - 1953: Actress Marilyn Monroe leans on a Singer Automobile as she poses for a portrait on the set of the movie "How To Marry A Millionaire" which was released in 1953.
Portrait of American actress Marilyn Monroe (1926 - 1962) at a photo shoot in Griffith Park, Los Angeles, California, August 1950. Dressed in a shorts and light-colored shirt, she stands tiptoe and leans over a wooden bridge railing.
1950: Full-length view of American actor Marilyn Monroe (1926-1962) reclining in a black cocktail dress, in a promotional portrait for director John Huston's film 'The Asphalt Jungle'.
circa 1951: Full-length portrait of American actor Marilyn Monroe (1926 - 1962) standing in a two-piece polka dot bathing suit and heels.
circa 1947: American film star Marilyn Monroe (1926 - 1962) arrives at the Los Angeles city limits, ready to take Hollywood by storm.
circa 1955: Studio portrait of American actor Marilyn Monroe (1926 - 1962), wearing a black dress with jeweled trim, smiling with her hands on her hips.
UNSPECIFIED - CIRCA 1970: Photo of Marilyn Monroe
American actress Marilyn Monroe (1926 - 1962) wearing a black dress, circa 1959.
UNSPECIFIED - CIRCA 1970: Photo of Marilyn Monroe
Low-angle portrait of American actress Marilyn Monroe (1926 - 1962) at a photo shoot in Griffith Park, Los Angeles, California, August 1950. She wears a light-colored shirt and leans against a tree.
American actors Marilyn Monroe (left) and Jane Russell sit on a cushion while preparing to sign their foot and hand prints in the cement in front of Grauman's Chinese Theater, Hollywood, California, June 26, 1953. They co-starred in the film, 'Gentlemen Prefer Blondes,' directed by Howard Hawks.
American actor Marilyn Monroe (C) presents Photoplay Magazine's 'Dream House' contest winner Virginia McAllister and her son with the key to a new house, Warrenburg, New York, June 1949. Monroe was in New York to promote the film 'Love Happy,' directed by David Miller and Leo McCarey.
CIRCA 1949: Actress Marilyn Monroe poses for a portrait
A teenaged dark-haired Norma Jeane Baker, future film star Marilyn Monroe (1926 - 1962), circa 1941.
American film star Marilyn Monroe (Norma Jean Mortenson or Norma Jean Baker, 1926 - 1962).
1953: A portrait of actress Marilyn Monroe (1926 - 1962) surrounded by reporters and fans outside Grauman's Chinese Theater in Hollywood, California
With Their Bleach Blond Hair And Red Lips, Marilyn Monroe And Gwen Stefani Personify Hollywood Glamour.
These doe-eyed Academy Award winners are America's sweethearts and their style is fittingly demure. Hepburn made the LBD a household term and was Givenchy's long-term muse, while Portman was the face of Dior perfume ads
These Hollywood sirens love to show off their shape in curve-hugging dresses. Italian actress Loren is best known for her Academy Award winning turn in "Two Women" in 1962, while Vergara is a Columbian actress who has garnered international attention for her role as the sassy and sexy housewife in "Modern Family".
Each of these gamine actresses has popularized the pixie haircut in their time.
Both of these beauties were taunted in high school for their otherworldly looks. Jolie, mother of six and partner of Brad, has experienced incredible professional success. Wixon, the Kansas-born model, was rejected from ING modeling agency in 2008, but went on to become the face of Miu Miu and John Galliano in 2010.
Beverly Johnson was the first black model to be on the cover of Vogue in 1974. Puerto Rican model Joan Smalls made her breakthrough walking the spring Givenchy Couture show in 2010.
These runway stars were advised to correct the gap in their front teeth. Each refused and experienced tremendous success, Hutton as the face of Revlon from 1974-1983, and Stone as the face of Calvin Klein since 2010.
Wek, a Sudanese model who fled the war-torn country for Britain in 1991, was the first African model to be on the cover of Elle, in 1997. Ajak is also a Sudanese refugee and has appeared in the pages of Italian Vogue and Love magazine.
The German born Auermann is best known for her iconic Versace ads with the likes of Claudia Schiffer and Christy Turlington, shot by Richard Avedon in 1993. Rubik, a native of Poland, became the face of Oscar de la Renta in 2008.
Iman, the Somali-American model, actress and entrepreneur, started her own cosmetics line in 1994 focused on difficult-to-find shades for ethnic women. American model Sessilee Lopez has been in the pages of countless magazines, including Harper's Bazaar, Vogue and Elle
Child star Brooke Shields became well-known for her Calvin Klein ads, relationship with Michael Jackson and those bushy eyebrows. Hilary Rhoda signed with ING models in 2005 and has been the face of Estee Lauder since 2008.
These blond models are both beloved by designer Alexander Wang. Texan Erin Wasson was discovered in 1999 and went on to be the face of Maybelline, Wang's muse and designer of jewelry line LowLuv. Maren's big breakthrough came in 2008 when she opened Wang's spring show.